The Daily Evergreen

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...

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


Filed under Events, Life

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...

UREC starts semester with Demo Week

BY Staff Reports

August 25, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

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...

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...

Students present their stories in Las Memorias show

By CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theatre reporter

August 22, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

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


Filed under Events, Features, Life

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


Filed under Events, Features, Life

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


Filed under Events, Life

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


Filed under Events, Life

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


Filed under Events, Life

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


Filed under Events, Life

“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...

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