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Eastern Receives Dual Recognition

     Eastern University was recently named one of the best colleges for veterans, as well as ranked third on a list of the top Christian universities in the North.      According to eastern.edu, “Eastern University has been listed as one of the Best Colleges for Veterans among North […]

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Faith Focus: On Being Grateful

     You may or may not be familiar with this situation, but I know it all too well. It is Thanksgiving. All of the food has been passed around the table, and everyone has had their fill. Just before dessert is served, one of the old people at the […]

Oscar Award-winning actress Grace Kelly.
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Monaco’s Prince Albert Buys Philadelphia Home of Mother, Actress Grace Kelly

     In a recent news publication, Prince Albert of Monaco was announced to be the new owner of a home in the East Falls section of Philadelphia. This home has a special connection to Prince Albert’s family. In a press release, 6abc Action News stated: “The Philadelphia home where […]

Ava DuVernay’s “13th” aims to “explore U.S. history from the perspective of African Americans.”
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Prison, Slavery and Netflix’s “13th”

     Most people know about the great original shows and films Netflix has to offer, but most do not know about Netflix’s original documentaries. Ava DuVernay, producer and director of “Selma,” recently released her new documentary on Netflix, titled “13th.” This documentary  explores U.S. history from the perspective of […]

Eastern Alumnus David Nicol  Inducted Into Lamplight Society
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Eastern Alumnus David Nicol Inducted Into Lamplight Society

     David Nicol is this year’s inductee to Eastern University’s Lamplight Society. Eastern University’s Facebook page posted, “Congratulations to this year’s Lamplight Society Inductee, David Nicol (’70) of the music department! Members of the Lamplight Society are recognized for their contribution to life at Eastern and their overall imprint […]

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Prison, Slavery, and Netflix’s “13th”

     Most people know about the great original shows and films Netflix has to offer, but most do not know about Netflix’s original documentaries. Ava DuVernay, producer and director of Selma,  recently released her new documentary on Netflix titled 13th. This documentary  explores a new perspective of U.S. history, […]

The cast of “The Magnificent Seven” at the film’s premiere.
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“The Magnificent Seven” The new look of the old West

     Way out west in Hollywood, California, there was one film genre takin’ the land by the reins. It was the only style of film that could be both a mighty fine shindig and blood-spittin’ brawl, the only type of film where heroes and villains never seemed too far […]

Christianity and the Media
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Christianity and the Media

Christianity and Social Media by Ethan Rose      Without a doubt, social media has become an integral part of our culture. But, as with all cultural artifacts, there are good and bad consequences involved with the use of social media. It falls to those of us who desire to […]

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Eastern Recognized for Affordable Online Doctoral Degree Program

     Grad School Hub recently named Eastern University as offering one of the “top 25 most affordable options for an online doctoral degree in management, business administration with a management concentration or specialty, organizational leadership or a related discipline.”      The mission of GradSchoolHub.com is “to provide expert […]

Sports

Badecki Named EU Men’s Golf Coach

     Jason Badecki is the new head coach for the Eastern Men’s Golf program. Badecki has been the head of the Women’s Golf program for the past three years, but now he is going to lead both programs. Badecki played collegiate golf at Rutgers-Camden, and he was named the […]