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Community and family help build a new home

Community and family help build a new home

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter

May 1, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

The Palouse chapter of Habitat for Humanity (PHFH) welcomed the Lloyd family into their new home on Sunday after 13 months of construction. The official welcoming ceremony took place at the new home in Moscow.Project coordinator Dave Ostrom supervised the build to make sure it fit Occupational Safety and Health ...

Family fun at the fair

Family fun at the fair

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

April 28, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

Each year, the Family Fair brings together Whitman County organizations with children, families and students during an interactive event full of music, dance, theater and child-friendly informational booths. United Way is a non-profit organization that supports local networks and, this year, is co-ho...

Raise a glass to remember a friend

Raise a glass to remember a friend

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter

April 28, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

Some challenges in this world bring the community together, and the Moscow Alehouse chose to respond to these difficulties by hosting its fifth annual Brewfest to raise money for Relay for Life.Relay for Life is the primary fundraiser of the American Cancer Society where participants, as part of a t...

Palouse dancers find a place to shine

Palouse dancers find a place to shine

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter

April 28, 2017


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Festival Dance at the University of Idaho has helped community members all over the Palouse express themselves through dance. The group is holding a fundraiser this weekend titled “Dancing with Stars of the Palouse” to entertain the community, so they can continue this mission in the future.Director of F...

‘Fatt Jazz’ group aims to entertain all ages

‘Fatt Jazz’ group aims to entertain all ages

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

WSU faculty and guest Dan Smith will perform next Wednesday as Fatt Jazz, a group that features original arrangements and compositions by two music professors. Jazz instructor Dave Snider first got involved in music as a kid, playing piano. Growing up in New York, he developed a taste for jaz...

Husband-wife team portrays newlywed couple

Husband-wife team portrays newlywed couple

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

When one seasoned actress convinced her much less experienced husband to dive into acting, the newlywed couple became the main stars of Pullman Civic Theatre’s (PCT) production of “Barefoot in the Park.” Fourth-year doctorate student Lucy Kompaniyets has acted in PCT productions since her first year a...

A global journey through food

A global journey through food

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

Hillside Cafe hosted a global-themed dining experience on Wednesday to reflect the diverse culture of WSU through food. As part of the campus dining center’s spring food event, Hillside put on “Around the World in 8 Dishes.” Students walked into the dining hall and picked up a “passport...

WSU to host tuba-euphonium conference this weekend

WSU to host tuba-euphonium conference this weekend

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter

April 21, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

When people think of tuba, they tend to think of the instrument that toots the bassline in the back of the band, but the euphonium is an instrument people do not usually know even exists. A euphonium is similar to the baritone, just larger in size. “The euphonium is the closest instrument we...

Aspiring writers, keep writing

Aspiring writers, keep writing

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter

April 19, 2017


Filed under Events, Life

Sharman Apt Russell shared tips on how to step up an author’s game when writing science fiction, non-fiction and young adult books. “She’s a really versatile writer,” English professor Debbie Lee said, “so she’s written like children’s books, young adult books, science fiction.” ...

Theater group teaches history through dance

Theater group teaches history through dance

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter

April 19, 2017


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WSU Performing Arts collaborated with UI Festival Dance to present a dance theatre that utilizes oral and visual learning styles to teach WSU students about historical events. The Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, based out of Toronto, Canada, makes use of these learning styles to educate others about the...

Choirs unite for final show

Choirs unite for final show

CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen life editor

April 19, 2017


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From Rossini opera to Southern gospel, four WSU choirs will perform their repertoires through a global music excursion. The WSU Madrigal Singers, Treble Choir, Tenor/Bass Choir and Concert Choir will hold their spring concert tomorrow, their final concert of the semester. The song choices incl...

Knoll International sponsors student-curated exhibit today

From staff reports

April 19, 2017


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Three interior design students approached the School of Design and Construction (SDC) gallery manager about being a part of the “Legacy of Florence Knoll” gallery opening reception, happening at 4:30 p.m. today in the Carpenter Hall Gallery. “These very passionate and very talented students ...

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