The Daily Evergreen

Pets away from home

Pets away from home

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen reporter

September 2, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

In a school that specializes in cows and cattle, there’s a club devoted to the furry friends living at home.The Companion Animal Club (CAC) is an organization on campus for those more interested in pets such as dogs and cats rather than agriculture animals. Started four years ago by Samantha Whiteside, ...

Converting cafeteria culture

BY DUSTIN VANDEHOEF | Evergreen reporter

September 2, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

WSU Dining Services christened September the “Month of Nutrition” and will offer several new cafeteria experiences for students to take part in.Starting last week students are now able to find healthier alternative food options alongside old favorites like pizza and hamburgers, as well as a new st...

Calling all one-act plays

From staff reports

September 2, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

STAGE Student Theatre is now accepting scripts for its annual STAGE One theater festival.The yearly event takes one-act scripts written by playwrights on campus. Students work with either STAGE adviser Ben Gonzales or on their own to write a show for consideration to be performed by STAGE.“Last year we ...

Changing the tune of tubas

BY KATHERINE LIPP | Evergreen music reporter

September 2, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

To some, the tuba has a bit of an unfair reputation.It’s an instrument that tends to go hand in hand with images of a marching band or musician alternating between two notes, said WSU School of Music professor Chris Dickey.These are exactly the kinds of expectations Dickey seeks to disprove through his ...

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...

Barn full of art(isans)

BY ADDY FORTE | Evergreen fine arts reporter

August 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Tucked in between the rolling wheat fields of the Palouse there is an antique barn surrounded by a fence made from wheels. But instead of farm animals, the barn houses several artists’ studios.Artisans at the Dahmen Barn (pronounced like Matt Damon) is a unique combination of gallery, studio, music ven...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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