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UREC starts semester with Demo Week

BY Staff Reports

August 25, 2014


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WSU University Recreation is kicking off the new school year by offering free fitness classes for a week as well as a new online way for students to find the class that’s best for them.Starting Monday through Aug. 31, UREC will be opening all gyms and pools for a week of classes at no cost for students w...

Students present their stories in Las Memorias show

By CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theatre reporter

August 22, 2014


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There are many different sides to people. For Leilani Pruneda, Warden High School senior, her message to the world is “We are all equal.”“Never be afraid to show your potential,” she said.Her message and the story behind it showcased at the Las Memorias performances here at WSU this week. Accom...

Lentils go loose on the Palouse

BY SHELTYN ROSE| Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2014


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Since 6 a.m. today, the lead chef of WSU Dining Services, Brian Guthmiller, has been creating more than 320 gallons of not-so-secret ingredient chili in honor of the National Lentil Festival.In addition to the lentils, various vegetables, spices and seasonings, the recipe also calls for a twist: Mexica...

RTOP presents final performances for “The Music Man”

RTOP presents final performances for “The Music Man”

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theatre reporter

August 22, 2014


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A swindler and a local librarian aren’t exactly a picture-perfect couple, but try telling that to Marian and Harold from “The Music Man.” Portrayed by real-life couple Bethany and Paul Hanes, these unlikely lovers portray both the deep and comedic sides of a love story.Upbeat music from River ...

Things to do during Week of Welcome

From staff reports

August 15, 2014


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Cougs Play DayA 3-on-3 basketball tournament, a ropes obstacle course and a campus bike tour are some of many activities that will be available on Cougs Play Day, a new event hosted by University Recreation (UREC).The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Aug.17. Also on the schedule are several cla...

‘Plein air’ painting competition returns to Moscow

From Staff reports

July 30, 2014


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Painters will once again bring their easels outdoors for the city of Moscow’s fifth annual Plein Air competition."Plein air" is French for "in open air" and is used to describe the act of painting outdoors. The competition, which allows painters 18 and older to paint in any medium, will take place...

Tour de Lentil puts ‘Cougar calves’ to the test

Tour de Lentil puts ‘Cougar calves’ to the test

PETER SINCLAIR | Evergreen reporter

July 30, 2014


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Cycling enthusiasts from WSU will host a bike tour through the rolling hills of the Palouse during this year’s National Lentil Festival in Pullman.The Tour de Lentil, a decade-long tradition that usually draws in between 100 and 150 people, will take place on Aug. 23. It is organized by the WSU Cycl...

Local group gives ‘beer run’ new meaning

ANDREW BRADDOCK | Evergreen reporter

July 16, 2014


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“In heaven there is no beer / That’s why we drink it here / And when we’re gone from here / our friends will be drinking all our beer.”So goes the 1956 German drinking tune that the Palouse Falls Beer Chasers have adopted as their own. The Beer Chasers, a local group of running enthusiasts w...

Solo musician records live, builds songs from scratch

Solo musician records live, builds songs from scratch

LAURA GUIDO | Evergreen reporter

July 9, 2014


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African percussion will meet American bluegrass when Arthur Lee Land performs July 11 at John’s Alley Tavern in Moscow.Land’s music represents a genre he calls AfroGrass. He drew inspiration for the sound in 2001, when he took a tour of West Africa.Land uses a computer to record himself playing a var...

Upcoming musical revisits joys, woes of childhood

ADDY FORTE | Evergreen reporter

July 9, 2014


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In a world of classes, deadlines and bills, the characters of an upcoming play at the Pullman Civic Theatre seek a break from adult responsibility.Delia Ephron’s musical “How to Eat Like a Child: And Other Lessons in Not Being a Grown-up” will open July 11 for a two-weekend run.“A line from ...

Pullman preps for Independence Day

ADDY FORTE | Evergreen reporter

July 2, 2014


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After weeks of preparing for Pullman’s 39th annual Fourth of July bash, the Pullman Chamber of Commerce has pulled together activities for all ages to enjoy.The event takes place at Sunnyside Park, which is located on Old Wawawai Road. The evening will begin at 5 p.m. with barbequed beef and chicken...

Don’t get bored: a handful of things to do this week

From staff reports

June 18, 2014


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Roller derby league to host exhibition boutPULLMAN – Women’s roller derby teams the Lumberjanes and Destruction Zone will face off June 20 in an exhibition-style bout titled the “Summer Jam.”The teams make up the non-profit league called the Palouse River Rollers, and the “Summer Jam” will be...

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