The Daily Evergreen

A healthcare helping hand

SHELTYN ROSE | Evergreen reporter

September 5, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

The Latah County Human Rights Task Force has defended Idaho residents against the looming presence of white supremacist Neo-Nazis in the state, and now fights for the community’s right to healthcare.For one Saturday every summer, the task force sets up a booth at the Moscow Farmers Market to help i...

Bollywood Bash at Gladish

Bollywood Bash at Gladish

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen reporter

September 5, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Curry, colors and craziness collide as Hollywood and Bombay take over Pullman.The Palouse Indian Families Association (PIFA) and the Indian Students Association will host Bollywood Nite, an informal dance featuring Bollywood style music. This is their second year putting on the event.“Last year we ...

Painting the colors of the wind

Painting the colors of the wind

BY ADDY FORTE | Evergreen fine arts reporter

September 3, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Rain or shine, artists will take to the streets in the fifth annual Palouse Plein Air. Using paint outside is the main criteria in this otherwise open-ended competition in which artists are allowed to paint anywhere within a 30 mile radius of Moscow.Plein Air, a French term used to describe painting ...

Converting cafeteria culture

BY DUSTIN VANDEHOEF | Evergreen reporter

September 2, 2014


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WSU Dining Services christened September the “Month of Nutrition” and will offer several new cafeteria experiences for students to take part in.Starting last week students are now able to find healthier alternative food options alongside old favorites like pizza and hamburgers, as well as a new st...

Calling all one-act plays

From staff reports

September 2, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

STAGE Student Theatre is now accepting scripts for its annual STAGE One theater festival.The yearly event takes one-act scripts written by playwrights on campus. Students work with either STAGE adviser Ben Gonzales or on their own to write a show for consideration to be performed by STAGE.“Last year we ...

Changing the tune of tubas

BY KATHERINE LIPP | Evergreen music reporter

September 2, 2014


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To some, the tuba has a bit of an unfair reputation.It’s an instrument that tends to go hand in hand with images of a marching band or musician alternating between two notes, said WSU School of Music professor Chris Dickey.These are exactly the kinds of expectations Dickey seeks to disprove through his ...

Pets away from home

Pets away from home

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen reporter

September 2, 2014


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In a school that specializes in cows and cattle, there’s a club devoted to the furry friends living at home.The Companion Animal Club (CAC) is an organization on campus for those more interested in pets such as dogs and cats rather than agriculture animals. Started four years ago by Samantha Whiteside, ...

A cup of culture at ‘Coffee Hour’

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen reporter

August 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Food and activities from around the globe come together in the International Center every week to give students the chance to travel the world without leaving campus.Every Friday for one hour, WSU’s International Center hosts Coffee Hour, a meeting that highlights a country, holiday or some other internation...

Barn full of art(isans)

BY ADDY FORTE | Evergreen fine arts reporter

August 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Tucked in between the rolling wheat fields of the Palouse there is an antique barn surrounded by a fence made from wheels. But instead of farm animals, the barn houses several artists’ studios.Artisans at the Dahmen Barn (pronounced like Matt Damon) is a unique combination of gallery, studio, music ven...

G-Eazy performs at CougFest

BY SHANE MICHARD | Evergreen columnist

August 27, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

Full of one-man shows, the hip-hop world often breeds emcees who spill their emotions and wisdom to a pre-recorded beat. Other artists wish to stray from that formula, and G-Eazy is one of these trailblazers.G-Eazy will perform along other artists at SEB’s CougFest Wednesday. A 2011 graduate of Loyola ...

Looking ahead at RTOP’s season

Looking ahead at RTOP’s season

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theatre reporter

August 26, 2014


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The Regional Theatre of the Palouse (RTOP) has a history of providing classic and contemporary plays for the entertainment of the public, from “Les Misérables” last spring to their recent production of “The Music Man.”Located in downtown Pullman, the theater plans four shows for each performan...

WSU Museum of Art showcases faculty artist retrospective

WSU Museum of Art showcases faculty artist retrospective

BY HANNAH LAMBERT | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

One of ceramicist Ann Christenson’s T-shirts proudly depicts a child breaking a pot with a baseball bat and the words “I hate ceramics.”“I’m always having problems (with my work),” Christenson said. She added, “We love it, but we hate it. It’s such a tough master.”Christenson began...

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