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‘Sister Act’ makes its musical debut in Eastern Washington at RTOP

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="5028b036-15d4-11e7-9499-27496ad4db71"}}Regional Theatre of the Palouse (RTOP) will put on “Sister Act,” a musical with nuns, singing and hilarity for all, over the next two weeks.“Sister Act” follows the life of performer Deloris Van Cartier, who ends up in wit...

A classic Shakespearean comedy with a dash of cirque

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="57746278-15d3-11e7-b103-8734ed7ab205"}}The Moscow Community Theatre’s (MCT) production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” opens today, featuring a new twist on the classic Shakespearean comedy.Director Gordon Mellott said that after the lovers enter the woods, they st...

She’s crass, she’s tough, “She Kills Monsters”

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="95402d98-15d4-11e7-85be-2bfb873a82fc"}}The dramatic comedy “She Kills Monsters,” written by Qui Nguyen, not only embodies today’s “nerd culture,” but also combines it with the aesthetic of the ‘90s.Ben Gonzales, WSU clinical assistant professor, directs a pl...

Professors pummeled with pies for fundraiser

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

March 29, 2017


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The annual Pie Your Professor fundraiser exceeded the expectations of the WSU Student National Association for Teachers of Singing (SNATS) organization, and made students smile after seeing their professors’ faces smeared in whipped cream.In the Kimbrough Music Building lobby, students and professors c...

Students can de-stress with comedy show

Students can de-stress with comedy show

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter

March 29, 2017


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To bring laughter to the stressed students of WSU, Jessimae Peluso will visit the Pullman campus for a night of stand-up comedy.The WSU Student Entertainment Board (SEB) is hosting Peluso, a stand-up comedian, to give students a way to relax during this end-of-the-year stress, SEB Speakers Programmer Ally...

WSU celebrates turning 127

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2017


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The Student Alumni Ambassadors celebrate WSU’s 127 Birthday on Crimson and Gray Day, their oldest-standing event, with free Coug cake for all.Rebecka Bence, president of the Student Alumni Ambassadors club and fourth-generation Coug, said she has embodied the Cougar spirit her entire life."You can never ...

Pullman’s Vietnamese community embraces its heritage

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="c03ccfe6-12b0-11e7-a88e-e31406844911"}}People of all ages in the community came together for an afternoon full of Vietnamese cuisine, dances, music and celebration Saturday.The theme of the Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) cultural event show, Footprints of Vietnam, was ...

Spring in Pullman arrives in flying colors

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

March 24, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="af6763a0-104b-11e7-9d5c-6f37f1c0201a"}}The Indian Students Association (ISA) welcomes spring with bursts of color, bringing a traditional Indian festival known as “Holi” to WSU through their “Festival of Colors.”ISA President Akanksha Thorave has attended the fe...

WSU Planetarium heads out on exoplanet exploration

WSU Planetarium heads out on exoplanet exploration

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter

March 24, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="74463e18-104b-11e7-8af9-a7bc51c673e6"}}The WSU Planetarium will present “Other Earths,” a talk about recent outer space discoveries and the search for new planets this weekend.“I’ll be talking about the major [discoveries] and what it might be like to stand on...

WSU professors share the power of memoirs

WSU professors share the power of memoirs

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter

March 22, 2017


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Two WSU professors explained how memoirs can help us understand important global issues by seeing them through one person’s story at a common reading lecture on Tuesday.English professor Debbie Lee and history professor Raymond Sun discussed the benefit and impact of exploring world problems throu...

A ‘Grimm’ sense of humor

A ‘Grimm’ sense of humor

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter

March 22, 2017


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WSU STAGE Student Theatre will present “The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon,” a two-and-a-half-hour play that features more than 200 original Brothers Grimm tales with a comedic, almost improv-like twist, this weekend.Elias Nilsson, a senior computer engineering major, and Kamira Nicolino, a junior...

Women of the World share universal language

Women of the World share universal language

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter

March 20, 2017


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="94059e28-0d2c-11e7-9b81-2bea6cc19113"}}WSU Performing Arts will present Women of the World, a group of four singers and a percussionist who combine and celebrate many different styles of music from across the world, on Wednesday.“Every culture has their own musical tradi...

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