The Daily Evergreen

Rocking the month of October

Catherine Kruse Evergreen reporter

October 15, 2013


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On the corner of Northeast Kamiaken and Olsen Street rests downtown Pullman’s Atom Heart Music, a place to find instruments, CDs, books and musical knowledge.“We have had 8-year-olds to a woman in her 60s come for lessons,” said employee Gabrielle Schilling. “While acoustic guitars are our mo...

Poetry slam starts up its competition

Lance Lijewski Evergreen SEB reporter

October 15, 2013


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The Student Entertainment Board will present their annual Poetry Slam tonight at 7 p.m. in the CUB Auditorium.The Poetry Slam is a competition consisting of three rounds with student participants. Each participant is given one minute to recite each poem. The judges will advance five poets to the second round...

Drummer gears up for his music future outside of Pullman

Drummer gears up for his music future outside of Pullman

Cori Uddenberg Evergreen Music reporter

October 15, 2013


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Percussionists aren’t always rock stars, but that doesn’t mean they can’t play the drums just as fast as any rock band drummer.Greg Power, senior percussionist with WSU’s School of Music, said playing fast songs is one of his favorite parts of performing."I like to play fast music," he said. "I will ge...

Students and their dads can reach new heights through UREC

Alex Madison Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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Reaching new heights starts with the first rung.Standing 72 feet tall, the high and low elements ropes course at the University Recreation Center is open to students and their dads for the Dad’s Weekend Challenge on Oct 12.“This challenge course should be on every students’ bucket list while th...

Transforming into a Spartan

Lance Lijewski Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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This is Sparta! Well, actually this is Pullman, but that's no excuse for not training like a Spartan.The Student Recreation Center will celebrate Dad’s Weekend with a special Spartan Training Demo in the weight room Friday, Oct. 11 at 6 p.m.“Spartan training is a three month that actually started ...

Get dynamic with Dad; TRX ups the intensity

Cori Uddenberg Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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A workout fit for a Navy SEAL must be suitable not only for patrons of WSU’s University Recreation Center (UREC), but also for their parents.Joanne Greene, director of University Recreation Programs, chose to feature resistance training workout TRX as one of this year’s Dad’s Weekend activities at...

Bringing voices together

Cori Uddenberg Evergreen Music reporter

October 11, 2013


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Wearing Renaissance garb and performing seasonal songs, 18-member ensemble, The Madrigals, will take the stage in Bryan Hall this weekend for the School of Music’s 28th annual Vocal Extravaganza.The concert will feature five vocal ensembles: the Madrigal Chamber Singers, the University Singers, the WSU...

Class proves yoga isn’t just for women

Lance Lijewski Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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Forget about crunching abs. Forget about lifting weights. Forget about running, hiking, wrestling, or boxing. The Student Recreation Center has something else in mind for families to bond over Saturday morning.Bro-ga, an intense yoga workout targeted toward male students and their dads, will take over the SRC wit...

Winning over hearts in Beasley

Hannah Ray Lambert Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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Heart will take the stage at Beasley Coliseum tonight for Dad’s Weekend.The band was formed by two sisters, Ann and Nancy Wilson, and has been making music for 35 years, said Beasley Coliseum director Leo Udy.“They got their start in Seattle...and had some number one singles back in the 80s and...

Dads go wild for hiking and picnicking on the picturesque trails of Kamiak Butte

Maxwell Reister Evergreen reporter

October 11, 2013


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Visit the second highest point in Whitman County during Dad’s Weekend with a stroll up Kamiak Butte.Towering above the Palouse at 3,641 feet, Kamiak Butte County Park is located about 12 miles north of Pullman on Highway 27.Kamiak features more than 150 species of birds, mammals and plants, includ...

Bonding at Brewfest

Maxwell Reister Evergreen Food and Beer reporter

October 11, 2013


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Drinking a beer with dad is one of life’s special honors, acknowledging that someone once a child is now a grown and mature adult.WSU students more than 21 years old and their fathers can partake in the tradition Friday, Oct. 11 at the seventh annual WSU Brewfest in Pullman’s Gladish Community & ...

Five weeks in ‘Ordinary Time’

Catherine Kruse Evergreen Performing Arts reporter

October 10, 2013


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Over the course of just five weeks, three actresses rehearsed a script, learned their lines and developed their characters.The play, "Ordinary Time," was written by Sandra Hosking, a University of Idaho student pursuing a master's in fine arts. It opened Oct. 3 and will run another four nights.Per U o...

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