Articles written by: Kelsey Fiander-Carr

A CHARLIE BROWN THANKSGIVING - The ABC Television Network will celebrate the start of the holiday season with the classic special, "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21 and TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. In the 1973 special "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving," Charlie Brown wants to do something special for the gang. However the dinner he arranges is a disaster when caterers Snoopy and Woodstock prepare toast and popcorn as the main dish. Humiliated, it will take all of Marcie's persuasive powers to salvage the holiday for Charlie Brown. (©1973 United Feature Syndicate Inc.)
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The Art of Family Traditions

        I know what you must be thinking– Thanksgiving is the simple traditional gateway to the infamous Black Friday. Thanksgiving is merely a family acting as bears preparing for hibernation; they stock up on food on Thursday to be able to shop the entire day on Friday. We […]

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The Community of Homecoming: A Reflection on Annual Alumni Reunion

      Each year, Eastern and its alumni office host a spectacular homecoming event filled with fundraisers, club advertisements, and, of course, reunions.        Last year, I only knew of homecoming weekend as a day of club tables and a night filled with dancing. This was definitely […]

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Eastern Welcomes New Head of Security

      Over the past few weeks at Eastern, many students around campus have noticed a change in the Public Safety Department’s security staff. Eastern’s new Head of Security, Michael Bicking, retired recently from West Chester University. However, after hearing about the security position here at Eastern, he knew […]

“IT” Remastered: The terrifying first chapter of Stephen King’s horror novel
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“IT” Remastered: The terrifying first chapter of Stephen King’s horror novel

      From the classic thriller author, Stephen King, comes the 21st century remake of “It.” Originally airing in the 1990s, the character of It has had a complete transformation.  The original clown had a more circus-gone-wrong look, but the new Pennywise has a demonic gaze. The 2017 version […]

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A Day of Social Justice: Students and faculty participate in a school-wide day of awareness.

      On Sept. 22, Eastern participated in a campus-wide event for social justice. In the morning, students gravitated toward the gym for a fantastic Windows on the World featuring Tony Campolo, a notable Eastern alumnus. During the afternoon, students interacted with their peers, who lead various social justice […]

Swift in “Look What You Made Me Do”
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Swift in “Look What You Made Me Do”

      Recently, Taylor Swift dropped all her celebrity beef on the table in her new single, “Look What You Made Me Do”. In the song, the singer makes note of her own damaged reputation that has followed her since the start of her career. Unlike her previous works, […]

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Inside Faith On The Field: How a radio show turned into an interview with National Football League players

      Faith on the Field Sept. 6 served as a time of worship, football, and laughter. Located on the Olson field at Eastern, the Faith on the Field Show had players from the Philadelphia Eagles speak about their relationship with God on and off the field. Included in […]

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Eastern to Host Faith on the Field Event: Eagles Discuss Faith and Sports

      Presented by Eastern, the Faith on the Field radio show allows lovers of sports and God  to discuss the importance of including religion in an athletic setting.       Starting in April of this year, the Faith on the Field show has broadcasted on ESPN in […]

Eastern dorms become a home for students during  the  year.
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The Art Of Making A Dorm A Home

As the fall semester begins, Eastern residents are steadily decorating a room that will soon become their home for the next two academic terms. Too often, college students are under the notion that a dorm will never have that cozy and warm feeling you get when going home to family. […]

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Eastern Among Best Christian Colleges

In recent months, Eastern has been ranked in a few national lists of outstanding Christian colleges and universities based on aesthetics, academics, and various other qualities that make any institution of higher education attractive to prospective students. The most recent list from College Choice named Eastern 34 out of 50 […]