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Beyond the Byline Episode 14: Students Protest Racism and Police Brutality

(07/08/20 1:11pm)

Beyond the Byline is back for the first time since February, and Abbie Veitch, The Eagle's administration and local news editor, talks with student activists who took part in demonstrations following the police killing of George Floyd. The interviews were part of The Eagle's Juneteenth project.

Beyond the Byline, Episode 5: The AU Working Group on the Influence of Slavery

(02/18/19 7:39pm)

On this week's episode of Beyond the Byline, host Evan Margiotta talks with The Eagle's managing editor of opinion Nickolaus Mack about his research on AU founder Bishop John Fletcher Hurst and Hurst's connections to slavery, which included owning at least one enslaved individual. Mack's columns about Hurst led to the creation of a university group that studied the University's ties to the institution of slavery and presented their findings in a roundtable on Jan. 30. 

Following student outcry, AU Dining leaders say meal plan price will not increase next year

(02/14/19 10:19pm)

After dozens of students attended a Residence Hall Association meeting on Monday to voice their concerns about the University’s proposed meal plans, AU Dining leaders announced Thursday that their proposed meal plan for the 2019-2020 academic year will include “no price increase.”