Daily Egyptian

Black Affairs Council: We demand more from SIU’s administration after racist video

By SIU's Black Affairs Council

April 25, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

SIU community,The Black Affairs Council is grateful for the prompt response of the administration to the "White is Right" video posted this weekend. We further appreciate its determination to take "appropriate action" to hold those...

Opinion: Why we leave the bad news for the front page

By Anna Spoerre, @annaspoerre

April 11, 2016

Filed under Columns

Every Daily Egyptian front page headline the week following Easter depicted detailed recent shootings — one a homicide. Monday’s paper ran a story on another gun-related crime. Violence aside, the front page of the DE more f...

Opinion: A Daily Egyptian reporter was at the party where someone was shot Sunday morning. Here’s what she heard and saw

By Tierra Carpenter, @Tierramc_

March 27, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Saturday night I was at a party with a friend and everything was going fine until a dispute arose, something that is becoming quite common of parties and events at SIU.Everyone from the back of the living room started rushing aw...

MLB would boost with aluminum

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

April 6, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

If you think baseball is old school, you are wrong.Major League Baseball is changing with time. Teams in the past two decades have renovated stadiums with jumbotrons and party areas. Instant replay was implemented last season. ...

Opinion: Nationwide is not on your side

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

February 3, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Seahawks fans were not the only people crying after Sunday’s Super Bowl.The big game draws in every die-hard football fan, but also an audience of people who could not point to Green Bay, Wis., on a map. Some watch for the ...

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