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Mid-Autumn Festival brings sense of family

A Chinese Students & Scholars Association booth in the CUB during a ticket-sales event, Monday Sept. 23, 2013.

Catherine Kruse Evergreen reporter

October 3, 2013

The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival, brings together families and friends for a time to celebrate.The traditional Chinese holiday is based on the lunar calendar, and is the second most popular holiday in Chinese culture, following the Spring Festival.“In my home, we stay wi...

CUB brings back the Nintendo 64 for Throwback Thursday

From Staff Reports

September 26, 2013

Nobody is too old to play classic video games like Super Smash Brothers or Tony Hawk Pro Skater on the Nintendo 64. At least, that’s the idea behind Throwback Thursdays, which begin today in the CUB Lair.Two Nintendo 64 systems will replace the Wii stations every Thursday, in addition to the six Xbox co...

School of Music faculty express the idea of a day through song

Julie Wieck and Gerald Berthiaume practice in the Bryan Hall Theatre Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013.

Cori Uddenberg

September 26, 2013

Historically, music composers have relied on time of day as a theme for their works.Julie Wieck, a soprano and professor at the WSU School of Music, said she hopes to convey tradition in her performance entitled Dawn to Dusk in Song."For this one I found that I really wanted to do The Morning, by Thoma...

An artist and her banjo

Hannah Ray Lambert

September 26, 2013

Erin Inglish fell in love with playing banjo when she left for college."I was still pursuing my dream of becoming a mechanical engineer at that time, so I played a lot of banjo between classes," Inglish said.Now Inglish is preparing to performat The Attic in Moscow. The showwill be put on by the Pal...

Guitar Week kicks off at University of Idaho

By Maxwell Reister and Alex Madison

September 24, 2013

MOSCOW — As part of the Lionel Hampton School of Music’s Guitar Week, The Contenders will be performing classic  ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s instrumental music.The Contenders, a band formed from University of Idaho faculty and one UI alumnus, are performing in the Lionel Hampton School of Music, said Karen H...

Inspiring through collaboration

Members of the WSU Brass Quintet practice for their upcoming concert with En Chamade in Kimbrough Hall Monday, Sept. 23, 2013.

Cori Uddenberg

September 24, 2013

 To most, the term "en chamade" holds little meaning. Translating to horizontal trumpet, en chamade describes an organ stop where the pipes are horizontal.Years ago, professors Jill Schneider, an organ player, and David Turnbull, a trumpet player, adopted En Chamade as the name for their duo and have played ...

Cable 8 covers more programming

From Staff Reports

September 24, 2013

PULLMAN — Student-led television station Cable 8 will premiere three of their six new programs for this semester tomorrow at 8 p.m. in the CUB.This week will feature music, sports and investigative reporting programs such as Video Underground, Coug Nation and Studio 41.Video Underground will retur...

Museum exhibit highlights East-West divide

By Hannah Ray Lambert

September 20, 2013

Vibrant colors and striking incorporation of everyday objects and text make up the collection of prints featured in the WSU Museum of Art exhibit “Made in U.S.A: Rosenquist/Rusha.”The show highlights the work of two American Pop art icons: Ed Ruscha and James Rosenquist.Ruscha is a Los Angeles b...

5K run supports local clubs and agencies

By Catherine Kruse

September 20, 2013

Runners will take their mark for fourth annual Dash for Cash this Saturday at 9 a.m. at Toyota of Pullman.The 5K run is a fundraiser that helps the United Way of Moscow/Latah County support places such as, Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts, Palouse Habitat for Humanity, Circle of Caring, and other ag...

Painting the outdoors

By Hannah Ray Lambert

September 19, 2013

Artists from the Palouse area gather in Moscow for the fourth annual Palouse Plein Air.French for "in open air," plein air embodies the practice of painting outdoors.DJ Scallorn is an art assistant for the City of Moscow. She said Aaron Johnson, volunteer coordinator for the Moscow Arts Commission, ...

Champions of the talent show at last

By Lance Lijewski

September 19, 2013

Gannon-Goldsworthy made Homecoming Talent Show history as they took the win for the first time in the event’s history. Countless students came forth with diverse talents Tuesday night in the CUB Senior Ballroom. Among their performances were acoustic covers, rap originals, vocal medleys and ribbon...

SEB announces upcoming Oct. concerts

By Lance Lijewski

September 17, 2013

PULLMAN - The Student Entertainment Board announced this week that Canadian electronic dance music duo Adventure Club will perform in Pullman this October."We’ve been waiting to talk about this event until we knew for sure the band was coming," said SEB Concerts Programmer JayR Gontinas. "Now that we do, t...

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