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Submissions for art competition close Jan. 29

This year, the competition is specifically looking for submissions relating to Trevor Noah’s book “Born a Crime.
ABBY DAVIS, Evergreen deputy news editor January 25, 2021

The annual Art for Social Change Competition is currently looking for submissions from WSU faculty members, students and others involved in the education community.  The competition is put on by...

Visiting Writers Series begins

Aoki's newest book, “Life From Uncommon Stars,” will be released this fall.
MICHELLE PAREDES STRONG, Evergreen reporter January 25, 2021

The WSU Visiting Writers Series is holding its first event of the spring semester, a literary reading at 6 p.m. Jan. 27 on YouTube. Guest Ryka Aoki is a poet, author and performer. Her newest book,...

Newsome Bass shares her story

Newsome Bass shares her story
KASSANDRA VOGEL, Evergreen reporter January 21, 2021

In her fight for racial equality, Bree Newsome Bass has been arrested many times, most notably after taking down the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Capitol. As an artist and activist, Newsome...

Human rights group honors MLK Day with breakfast, awards

Members of the Latah County Human Rights Task Force gathered virtually to honor Martin Luther King Jr.
VICTORIA GIOMI and SANDI KOBIESA January 19, 2021

In the late 1940s, the Latah County Human Rights Task Force was created to stand for social justice. At that time, the small group had no idea what it would grow to be. The task force originally...

League of Women Voters begin Brown Bag series

The event will take place from 12-1 p.m. on Jan. 19.
ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter January 18, 2021

The League of Women Voters of Pullman will kick-start its 2021 Brown Bag series discussing the book “White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of our Racial Divide” from 12-1 p.m. Jan. 19.   Individuals...

Arts Commission cancels ArtFest for second year

Jeri Harris, Pullman Arts Commission chair, wrote in an email that the commission will present a Pullman Window Walk to City Council.
EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen editor-in-chief January 14, 2021

The Pullman Arts Commission voted in a meeting Tuesday to cancel this year’s ArtFest due to COVID-19 concerns. Commissioners are unsure if COVID-19 restrictions will be lifted or changed by May, when...

Radio production of Dracula to be released for Halloween

Pullman Civic Theatre's Dracula will broadcast on 7 p.m. Oct 31 and will be available on their YouTube channel the day after.
MINDY MALONE, Evergreen reporter October 28, 2020

Lock your doors to keep the heat in and Dracula out. This Halloween he’ll be prowling the Palouse and sneaking in, through your speakers that is, as Pullman Civic Theatre’s play creeps across the airwaves. The...

TelLIT invites writers to trade stories

Jovinea Cellars hosts the all-ages event outdoors now to allow attendees more space apart.
DANIELLE DENNEHY, Evergreen reporter August 26, 2020

When Lisa Grigg, owner of Jovinea Cellars winery, began hosting the TelLIT storytelling events in January she was thrilled to see a large group gathered in her tasting room. Now it looks a bit different...

Catch friends, not COVID

Social distancing doesn’t mean you have to be socially distant. Make a trip to the UREC or ORC and socialize with some outdoors-y people; you might get lucky.
EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter August 16, 2020

Whether you are an incoming freshman or returning to WSU for the fourth year, the prospect of online classes can be daunting — and not just because of Zoom fatigue.  Making and keeping friends when...

Palouse spring break activities calendar

Taylor Gonzales, Evergreen reporter March 11, 2020

Friday, March 13 Live music: Norman Baker & The Backroads 9:30 p.m. to midnight at John’s Alley Tavern in Moscow. Norman Baker & The Backroads is alt country style music, pulling influences...

‘Mix of Melanin’ remixes former student showcase

Sparkle Watts, vice president of the Black Student Union, says she was inspired to organize
ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter March 5, 2020

The cross-university Shades of Black Show, which last occurred in 2017, will return this year in spirit as Mix of Melanin, a talent performance open to all students. Hosted by the Black Student Union,...

Cafe Moro open mic tonight

Cafe Moro’s open mic event is open to anyone who wants to perform or just wants to listen.
Taylor Gonzales, Evergreen reporter March 5, 2020

On the first Thursday of every month from 6-7 p.m., Pullman residents, WSU students and other community members are welcome to participate in the open mic night at Cafe Moro located in downtown Pullman. The...

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