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Surfing Becomes more Inclusive for Women: Women surfers are finally given the opportunity to compete in dangerous waves like their male counterparts.

      What is surfing? Is it what Wikipedia defines as a “surface water sport in which the wave rider rides on the forward face of a moving wave”? Is it its own culture? Is it a profound way of life? However one chooses to think about surfing, we […]

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On the Road to MAC Freedom Championship: Inside an interview two key starters on the Men’s Lacrosse team, Brett McDonald and Antonio Yeoman, as they prepare for a successful season.

      Two players on the Eastern Men’s Lacrosse team know exactly what it is like to feel the pressure that comes with starting on the field. Brett McDonald, number 12, is a senior business marketing major and the starting goalie this season. Antonio Yeoman, number 6, is a […]

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Sexual Assault found in Canadian Youth Sports

      For those of you who are about to read this article please be aware that it contains information about sexual assault and sexual offenders, and may be triggering to some people.       The CBC news in Canada has been researching a disturbing trend with youth […]

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Track and Field go to Boston

      On the weekend of Feb. 8 through 10, the Eastern University Track and Field team flew their way to Boston, Massachusetts to compete at Boston University. The team woke up at 4am and got in the school vans to drive to the airport to prepare themselves for […]

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On the Road to MAC Freedom Championship: Inside an Interview with Cole Millard and Hassan Mackey, Eastern Lacrosse players.

      After the past seven successful seasons, the Men’s Lacrosse team is ready for their eighth season. In preparing for their first season game at York, Cole Millard and Hassan Mackey were able to offer a few words.       Millard, a junior who has been playing […]

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Sports and the Derby

      When you think of a “derby,” your first thought is probably the annual Kentucky Derby horserace, or maybe roller derbies. This cultural definition of “derby” makes the term into a kind of description of a race, whether between people or animals. However, that is not all a […]

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Ballet Shoes Getting Much Needed Update: Two companies are making more colors available.

      The ballet world has always been very white. The number of non-white dancers in top companies is a very small number, as are companies that actually supply these dancers with pointe shoes that match their skin tone is even smaller.       The amount of pointe […]

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Inside Eastern’s Men’s Volleyball Team

      Eastern’s Men’s Volleyball team currently boasts a remarkable 4-0 win-loss record. Even more astonishing is that this record has been achieved with just a nine-man roster. Typical volleyball teams usually consist of at least twelve people. The team consists of five freshmen: Bruno Vargas, Cameron Parsons, Nicholas […]

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Self-Care After Hibernation: A closer look on how to get back to taking care of your mind and body after a long winter break.

      Self-care. What is it? To each and every person, self-care can mean a different thing. When people think of the word self-care, many of them automatically think of the famous quote “Treat yo self” from the show Parks and Recreation.       Although self-indulgence can be […]

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Eagles Soar Just Short of Victory: Coming off to slow start, Eagles pulled through to playoffs.

      Fly, Eagles, Fly! On the road to an almost victory, that is. As many Eagles fans know, the team had a disappointing season towards the beginning. After winning the LII Super Bowl, it seemed as if the Eagles under performed for the start of the season. They […]