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An adventure in music

Navin Chettri, artistic director of the World Music Celebration, will perform voice and percussion pieces at the event tomorrow and Saturday.

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

February 6, 2020

The Lionel Hampton School of Music at the University of Idaho is hosting the eighth annual World Music Celebration tomorrow and Saturday. Student ensembles and visiting international artists will perform collaboratively for the event, Navin Chettri, artistic director of World Music Celebration, said. ...

Fibrous art display will leave Moscow soon

Artist Melody Eckroth poses with her woven bowls at the “Cozy” exhibit in Moscow’s Third Street Gallery. Woven bowls are just one of the fiber forms on display.

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

The city of Moscow and The Yarn Underground, LLC teamed up to host “Cozy,” a fiber art exhibit at the Third Street Gallery in downtown Moscow. “I think people are excited to see the city and a private business working together,” Shelley Stone, owner of The Yarn Underground, said. “Cozy...

‘The Fratchelor’ is back

“The Fratchelor: Take Two” director Hannah Palmer talks about her plans for selecting contestants Monday, Jan. 20 in the Cable 8 supply room.

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

Fans of Cable 8’s fall 2017 production “The Fratchelor” will be excited to know the WSU-based reality show is getting a second season starting Feb. 10. The show will feature Phi Sigma Kappa member Eduardo Rojas as the Fratchelor and Theta Xi member Mark Findlay as the host. A parody of ABC...

East Coast Swing in an Idaho city

Courtney Berge, general board member of Swing Devils of the Palouse, talks about her favorite things about being in the group on Saturday afternoon at the One World Cafe in Moscow.

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2020

For Moscow native Courtney Berge, growing up in the small Idaho town wasn’t always interesting. “There’s not a lot to do for a 14-year-old on a weeknight in Moscow, Idaho,” Berge said.  Berge, who is also a general board member of Swing Devils of the Palouse, said she joined the local org...

SATIRE: Yeehaw for cowboy poetry week

Cowpokes ride into Elko, Nev. with pistols and poems at the ready.

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen columnist

January 30, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NuX79Ud8zI Cowboy poetry week started two days ago. Where’s all the celebration, WSU? Not a lot needs to be explained. We all know cowboy poetry week has been a staple of America since the old Western days of 1985, and we all know each year hundreds of cowpokes herd themse...

Pacifica Quartet will play at the University of Idaho

Pacifica Quartet will play at the University of Idaho

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

The Grammy Award-winning music group Pacifica Quartet will perform a concert tonight as part of the University of Idaho’s Auditorium Chamber Music Series. Pacifica Quartet is comprised of violinist Simin Ganatra, violinist Austin Hartman, violist Mark Holloway and cellist Brandon Vamos. The musician...

Learning to be a better ally

Learning to be a better ally

KHADIJAH BUTLER, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

A crime victim advocate hosted WSU’s annual Anti-Racism: Becoming a Better Ally workshop on Jan. 21 which covered topics such as privilege, obstacles of being an ally and guidelines to opening the conversation on racism. Daniela Miranda, crime victim advocate, began the workshop by mentioning her...

Workshop aims to create unity through mindfulness

Workshop aims to create unity through mindfulness

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

Students and faculty gathered in the Elmina White Honors Hall lounge to talk about mindfulness and racial injustice, early on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Mindfulness Retreat was the first event of the MLK program, aside from the two films shown last week. It was a three-hour event dedicated to ...

“Norman F**king Rockwell” achieved brilliance

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen editor-in-chief

January 23, 2020

“God damn, man child." So begins Lana Del Rey's seventh full-length studio album. She did it. She finally made a perfect album. "Norman F**king Rockwell!" opens with heavy piano that's oddly reminiscent of Elton John and Carole King, both of whom Lana's cited as heavy influences on her music. ...

Program provides tips on handling discrimination

Program provides tips on handling discrimination

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

Monday afternoon, as part of the MLK Program, Matthew Jeffries, Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center director, and Trymaine Gaither, recruitment coordinator for the Honors College, facilitated the workshop Mindful Dialogue: Tools When Having Difficult Conversations around Soc...

Professor Danh Pham discusses his past and his future

Professor of music, condusctor of WSU Symphony Orchestra, and director of bands, Dan Pham, shares his story and passion for music on Jan. 15 in Kimbrough Music Hall.

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

Whether it's in a conservatory in China or in Kimbrough Hall, Professor Danh Pham can find the music in his students anywhere. Pham’s responsibilities include teaching instrumental conducting and symphonic literature, conducting WSU’s Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble, and overseeing...

Banff Mountain Film Festival will return to Pullman

Banff Mountain Film Festival will return to Pullman

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2020

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is making a stop at WSU 7 p.m. Monday in the CUB Auditorium. The festival at WSU is hosted by the Outdoor Recreation Center. Jonathan Stahl, ORC assistant director for adventure programs and experiential learning, said the festival will showcase films with...

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