The Daily Evergreen

Kenworthy to host a free film intended to inform audience

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 18, 2017

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

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

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...

LEGO author to visit Moscow

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2017

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...

Summit educates on water value

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2017

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...

PLAYLive nation to host game nights

MARIAH INMAN, Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2017

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...

Small steps can reduce water intake

Small steps can reduce water intake

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2017

Saving water is more than just taking a five-minute shower. In the home, repairing leaking pipes and fixtures such as faucets or toilets can save at least hundreds of gallons of water, according to the State of Washington Department of Ecology website. A leaking toilet can waste 200 gallons of water...

Imagine Tomorrow annual competition registration opens

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 2, 2017

A sustainability competition challenges students in grades nine through 12 to solve real-world issues, and registration is now open. The 11th annual event, “Imagine Tomorrow,” is for high school students from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana to find solutions that fall under this year’s...

SEB to host a talent show open to all students

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

September 29, 2017

The Student Entertainment Board will host Coug Spotlight on Thursday. This is an opportunity for students to perform in any way they want, with an open-mic available for students to play instruments, sing, recite poetry, perform a stand-up routine, or any talent a student would like to showcase, according...

Comedian aims to shatter stigmas on hearing loss

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

September 29, 2017

Award-winning comedian D.J. Demers will perform from 6 - 8 p.m. Tuesday in the CUB Auditorium. The event is part of Demers’ Here to Hear Comedy Tour, which he is starting for Disability Awareness Month and which will also be happening at 20 other colleges. Demers will document his tour on his YouTube...

Kenworthy to launch campaign for disabilities

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

September 29, 2017

The Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre has launched a fundraising campaign to purchase a portable chair lift system in an effort to expand the availability of its stage for disabled citizens. The campaign is a collaboration with the Disability Action Center, partly because October is National Disability...

Network with professionals at the Career Expo

KAYLA SIMONSON, Evergreen reporter

September 27, 2017

The Academic Success and Career Center is hosting a Career Expo on Tuesday. The expo at Beasley Coliseum will include career counseling, testing, and for-credit courses; etiquette dinners, resume critiques and mock interviews; and on-campus networking events with prospective employers, according to...

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