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Richard Pryor is Theme of 2015 Embarras Valley Film Festival Nov-06
EIU to Commemorate Veterans Day with Series of Events Nov-03
Risk Assessment, for the Birds:
Complex Factors Determine When Migrating Songbirds Make Their Journeys


Halloween 2015 at EIU Oct-29
EIU Entrepreneurship Week Kicks off Next Week Oct-29
EIU, Local Students Take Part in Admissions Efforts Oct-28
EIU ‘Gives Back’ During Homecoming Parade Oct-21
Habitat Loss a Possible Threat
EIU Bat Research Provides Data as IDNR Establishes Management Plans
Fall Edgar Lecture to Focus on 2016 Presidential Race Oct-16
Tickets on Sale for 2015 EIU Alumni Awards Dinner Oct-13
EIU President David Glassman: Spring Semester Classes to be Offered as Planned Oct-12
Small Business Workshop To Focus on Value Oct-08
EIU Ranked One of the Best Online Colleges in State Oct-06
EIU’s Suicide Prevention Conference Set for October Oct-05
Higher Education Hearing on Higher Education Budget
Statement Presented by EIU President David Glassman
Three Dog Night Concert Canceled Oct-02


State of the University Address -- Presented by EIU President David M. Glassman Sep-28
Public Invited to EIU Observatory Open Houses, Special Eclipse Talk Sep-23
EIU Conference to Address Strategies for Eliminating Bullying Sep-22
Booth Library Offers New Music Rehearsal and Recording Resources Sep-21
Three Dog Night Set to Bring “Joy” to EIU Family Weekend Sep-18
Expert to Address Behavioral Challenges at Fall Autism Conference Sep-15
EIU Continues Local Admissions Strategies Sep-14
EIU Mumps Advisory Sep-14
Fall Enrollment Numbers Show EIU Admissions Efforts are Working Sep-09
EIU Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report's Annual Rankings Sep-09


EIU Starts First Autism Transitional Program in State Aug-31
New Small Business Workshop Series Offered at EIU Aug-26
EIU Brings Chinese Consul General to Campus Aug-26
'Claim Your EIU' -- 2015 Convocation Speech by Faculty Laureate Jeannie Ludlow Aug-21
Community Invited to Share in EIU’s First Night Activities Aug-19
EIU Faculty Laureate Advocates Laying Claim to Education Aug-18
Position Eliminations Result in Layoffs at EIU Aug-18
WEIU Continues Kids Day at the Castle Aug-17


EIU’s Featured Twirler to Compete at National Championship Jul-21
EIU Budget Update -- A Letter from EIU President David M. Glassman Jul-15


EIU Budget Update -- A Letter from EIU President David M. Glassman Jun-30
Cavaliers Host 2015 Season Kickoff, Fan Appreciation Night at EIU Jun-09


EIU Offers ‘How to Start a Business’ Workshop in Mattoon, Pana May-21
Heartland Community College and Eastern Have Reverse Transfer Agreement May-21
Hendrickson Named Interim Dean of EIU Graduate School May-20
EIU to Reduce Summer Hours; Booth Library, Admissions Among Exceptions May-08
More Than 1,400 Students to March in EIU Commencement Ceremonies on May 9 May-05
Smoking/Tobacco Use Prohibited on EIU Campus, Effective July 1, 2015 May-01


Community Invited to Lawn of Old Main for Live Music, BBQ Apr-24
EIU Board of Trustees Approves 2015-2016 Tuition and Fees Rates Apr-24
EIU Honors 2014-2015 Retirees Apr-21
EIU Plans Opportunity Fair in Effingham Apr-08
Public Invited to Opening of EIU’s Laboratory School Exhibit Apr-06
Looking to Provide Others with the Opportunity He Never Had
Oncologist Gordon Grado Shares Knowledge, Expertise and Clinic with EIU Students
Through ‘Life-changing’ Experience, EIU Alumnus Gives EIU Students a Leg Up Apr-03
Cancer Treatment Brings Allies Together…
Alumnus Advances Russell Means’ Work through Art Exhibit on EIU Campus
Community Invited to Hunger Symposium, Collaborative Effort Apr-03
Community Invited to EIU’s Autism Awareness Day Apr-02
EIU Employee Invited as National Expert on Behavioral Health Apr-02


Book Sale Among Activities to Celebrate National Library Week Mar-23
High School Juniors Encouraged to ‘Road Trip’ to EIU Mar-18
Rapper Mac Miller to Perform at EIU Mar-17
Eastern Illinois University Names Glassman as New President Mar-02


Public Invited to Women’s History Awareness Month Events Feb-27
Safe Zone Trainings Create a Culture of Inclusiveness Feb-25
EIU Employees Honored for Continuous Years of Service Feb-20
Financial Classes Offered to Public Feb-17
EIU Student Groups Competing in Polar Plunge Feb-17
EIU To Host #FUTUREPANTHER Admitted Student Day Feb-12
Student Operates Her Own Hair Salon Feb-10
EIU Receives Official Notice of Reaccreditation Through 2024-25 Feb-09
Primary Center Named in Honor of EIU Professor Feb-04
Public Invited to SEED Center Grand Opening Feb-03
Room And Board Rates Set For 2015-2016 School Year At EIU Feb-03


Eastern Illinois University Releases Spring Enrollment Numbers Jan-29
Tarble Foundation Donates Additional $3 Million for Arts Center Expansion, Support Jan-28
LLC, EIU Agree to More Student-Friendly Reverse Transfer Process Jan-23
EIU Professor Invited to Speak at National Energy Education Summit Jan-23
Annual MLK Jr. Candlelight Vigil March, Tribute Planned at EIU Jan-15
Registration Open for Tarble Spring Classes Jan-15
'Quanah and Cynthia Ann Parker: The History and the Legend' Exhibit and Program Series to be Presented at Booth Library Jan-14
Fulbright Scholar Picks EIU’s Sustainable Energy Program Jan-12
Tarble Arts Center Presents Sculptor Michael Aurbach’s Exhibition Titled 'Three Decades After Eastern' Jan-12
EIU Presidential Search Advances; Names of Finalists Released Jan-05