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Wrestlers take the mat

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen Reporter

March 10, 2014


Filed under Life

During the fall of 2012, WSU junior Brett Johnson and three of his friends started WSU’s Wrestling Club through the support of the University Recreation Board.Driven by a love for the sport and the desire to experience it at a college level, the group shaped itself as a competitive team, Johnson said...

Safety tips for Spring Break

Hannah Ray Lambert | Evergreen columnist

March 7, 2014


Filed under Columns

Spring break is still a week away, but many students are already planning for the vacation. Whether you’re traveling to an exotic, sunny location or just going on a road trip with some friends, it’s important to stay safe so you come back to school with only good memories.No matter where you’re ...

Power play in the bedroom

Power play in the bedroom

Abby Student | Evergreen sex and relationship columnist

March 7, 2014


Filed under Columns

In an effort to explore the non-vanilla side of human sexuality, I devoted my week to talking to the kinkiest I could find. After a week of listening, I have come to two conclusions.The first: WSU has some serious closet freaks who, naturally, wish to remain nameless. The second: while some people re...

A new lease on music

A new lease on music

Melissa Essig | Evergreen music columnist

March 7, 2014


Filed under Columns

Imagine you’re experiencing the best weekend of your life at a music festival.The final band of the festival just left the stage after playing an encore that the crowd would not stop begging for. You walk back to your campsite knowing you have yet to come down from the exhilaration—the thrill—...

Making music together: the Community Band of the Palouse

Sheltyn Rose | Evergreen reporter

March 7, 2014


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In the midst of a fast-paced era of downloadable music, the Community Band of the Palouse has been practicing a classical way to relax and unwind.For the last 40 years, anyone with a musical background and an instrument has been encouraged to join. This spring, musicians between the ages of 18 to 94 meet ...

Food for the mood

Food for the mood

Maxwell Reister | Evergreen columnist

March 7, 2014


Filed under Columns, Life

Aphrodisiacs are like condiments: they don’t work on their own. A bowl of ketchup won’t pass for tomato soup and gulping chocolate-coated oysters with chili and truffle crumbles will not guarantee a romantic evening. But food does have some interesting connections to human sexuality, and careful attent...

Prepping for the road

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen columnist

March 7, 2014


Filed under Columns

Someone not famous enough to have their name remembered once said, “It’s all about the journey, not the destination.” Clearly, this person never took a 19-hour car ride from Southern Washington to Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.With a lot of my family in California, I found myself taking part in at least...

Colfax exhibit breathes fresh air into paintings

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

March 7, 2014


Filed under Life

Hilly landscapes, blossoming flowers, an alleyway, and a Studebaker truck have toured the Palouse through art for Moscow’s Palouse Plein Air competition.Plein air is a French term that means “in the open air,” and refers to a method in which artists sit outside and paint what’s right in front ...

Electronic dance music pulses through CUB

From Staff Reports

March 6, 2014


Filed under Life

The Student Entertainment Board is hosting an electronic dance music themed Up All Night tomorrow night from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Body piercing opportunities, free food and a night of dancing will be offered to the student body.The EDM theme is a positive change, Up All Night director Michael Ehde said...

Ask Abby

Ask Abby

Abby Student | Evergreen sex and relationship columnist

March 6, 2014


Filed under Columns

“My girlfriend is constantly on her phone. I know she isn't cheating or talking to someone else on her phone but it would be nice just to have some quality time without her being on her phone. What should I do to get her to put her phone down and just enjoy time with me?”Sincerely,Second to SiriD...

Students in Renaissance tights make Bryan Hall a chamber of love

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

March 6, 2014


Filed under Life

Go back in time and immerse yourself in the world of the Renaissance tonight in Bryan Hall. The Madrigal Chamber Singers will be featured at 8 p.m.Directed by School of Music professor Dr. Lori Wiest, the Madrigal Singers are a small choir based on the madrigals of the Renaissance period. These membe...

Fine wining: The Black Cypress delivers

Caitlin Bockmier | Evergreen reporter

March 4, 2014


Filed under Life

The Black Cypress will host an intimate dinner March 8 with variety of wine and Washington State Wine Commission board member Christian Sparkman.There event will feature a five course meal paired with five wines provided by Sparkman Cellars.Event coordinator Daniel Dycus planned similar wine maker dinne...

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