The Daily Evergreen

Open Access Week celebrated Halloween style

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

WSU Libraries combines pumpkin carving and cookie decorating with the celebration of global awareness and the spread of scientific information around the world. International Open Access Week takes place around the world to promote the access and use of research. Open Access refers to free, immediate,...

Class educates on essential oil uses for pets

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

While people have used essential oils for themselves for its therapeutic effects, they also have benefits for their pets. Viva la Vida Essential Oils and Humane Society of the Palouse will host a class about safe and beneficial essential oils to use with dogs, according to their Facebook event page. The...

Improve leader skills during free workshops

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life, Wellness

Registered Student Organizations have the opportunity to improve leadership skills as officers of their respective organizations. WSU Student Involvement will host a Student Organization Leadership Involvement Day designed for RSO leaders to go through a “choose-your-own-adventure” type of workshop...

Acclaimed poet to read her published work

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

A poetry reading by Irish poet Moya Cannon is taking place today. Cannon will read poems from her many published collections. The reading is free to students interested in attending, according to the news release. The reading is sponsored by the filmmakers of The Hunting Ground, a documentary about...

SAM’s Apothecary hosts essential oils class

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

SAM’s Apothecary is hosting an essential oils 101 course on Saturday from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. The event will take place at SAM’s Apothecary. The course consists of basic training on essential oils and their importance, according to their Facebook event page. It includes the origins and definitions...

Students hold tasting for their wines made in class

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

Viticulture and enology students will showcase a wine series they created in class, called “Blended Learning,” on Friday. This wine-tasting corresponds with homecoming festivities, and the students will pour two white wines and two red wines for participants to try, according to a news release. The...

Kenworthy to host a free film intended to inform audience

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

The Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre in Moscow is hosting a “Film for Thought Series” tonight, co-sponsored by the Moscow Food Co-op and the University of Idaho Sustainability Center. The free film being presented is titled, “The Family Farm.” This thought-provoking film is about how innovative...

Book club focuses on readers’ favorite books

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

This different kind of book club meets once a month to discuss the books participants are currently reading, rather than talking about one book in particular. This way, everyone can share their favorite book at the moment and swap ideas, according to the Moscow Chamber or Commerce website. This...

Fun run raises money for local humane society

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

An annual 5k, paired with Oktoberfest events, raise money to support the Humane Society of the Palouse. The Paw-louse 5k Fun Run Walk starts at 11 a.m. Saturday at the University of Idaho’s Intermodal Transit Center, followed by Oktoberfest at the Latah County Fairgrounds, according to a news release. The...

Summit educates on water value

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

Palouse Basin Water Summit looks to educate the community about water consumption in the Palouse area. This year’s theme, “Imagine a Day Without Water,” focuses on the value of water in our daily lives and the impact on life if water was gone, according to a news release. The summit will...

LEGO author to visit Moscow

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Life

BookPeople of Moscow will host author Alice Finch to kick off LEGO Big Build at Eureka! Palouse Tinkering and Tutoring Center on Saturday. Seattle-based LEGO artist and author Alice Finch will be signing “LEGO Awesome Ideas” and “365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks,” as a contributing author...

PLAYLive nation to host game nights

MARIAH INMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Community, Life

PLAYlive Nation in Moscow is hosting two nighttime events in October for people who enjoy video games, board games and card games. Late Night Bash is for people 18 years or older. A second event, the All-Nighter, is for children from 10 to 17 years old. Late Night Bash is meant for college students...

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