The Daily Evergreen

The sound of art

BY KATHERINE LIPP | Evergreen music reporter

September 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

For some, music can be used as a medium to explain art, like a frame through which the listener can see a painting’s history.This is just what associate professor of music David Turnbull and instructor of organ, harpsichord and piano Jill Schneider will invite their audience to explore through the...

The wild side

The wild side

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen club reporter

September 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

For the group that hosts the Dads Gone Wild event in October, wild isn't its middle name. Wild is its first.Wildlife Society is an organization on campus for those interested in wildlife and the professions in the field. The club serves to provide experience and connections for their members.“We’re...

The Mutt Strutt

BY MADISON CALLAN | Evergreen reporter

September 29, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Pullman dogs and owners united Saturday in Reaney Park for games and competition at the sixth annual Mutt Strutt.Hosted by the Whitman County Humane Society and the Pooch Park at Pullman, participants could enter their dogs in a Mutt Strutt, costume competition, various games, and a number of competiti...

Diversity Up All Night

From staff reports

September 26, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

Henna, piercings and free Panda Express.The WSU Student Entertainment Board is pulling out all the stops for its Diversity Up All Night scheduled for 9 p.m. tonight in the CUB Senior Ballroom.Along with free Panda Express, there will be a FIFA video game tournament for the first 16 people who show up...

Sweet honey in the Rock brings a cappella with historical notes

Sweet honey in the Rock brings a cappella with historical notes

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theater reporter

September 26, 2014


Filed under Events, Features

Take a look through the eyes of musicians as they sing about feelings and the world as they see it.Sweet Honey in the Rock is an a cappella ensemble consisting of African American women. Using contemporary and historical styles from many different genres, the group uses music to express its views of t...

A midday musical break

BY AMBERLYNNE UMAYAM | Evergreen reporter

September 26, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Students can take a break from studying in the library and listen to live music without leaving their chair.About every other Friday the Terrell Library Atrium has held recitals for students, staff and outside groups to perform for up to an hour starting at noon. The informal concerts in the library atriu...

East meets West; A Moving Sound dances to WSU

East meets West; A Moving Sound dances to WSU

From staff reports

September 26, 2014


Filed under Events, Features

Asian fusion takes on a new meaning with a musical performance combining the old with the new.“We take traditional instruments and musical ideas that you find in Taiwan, and we create new and original compositions,” composer and performer Scott Prairie said.Based out of Taiwan, A Moving Sound is a musical group...

‘Neither Rhyme nor Reason’ cancelled due to illness

From staff reports

September 26, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

“Neither Rhyme nor Reason: Songs of Love and Loss,” a guest performance by Ross Hauck, a professional tenor from Seattle, has been delayed due to illness.Hauck was originally scheduled to give a free performance to students and community members Friday night in Kimbrough Hall and was also schedu...

Halloween here early; FreakNight Traveling Circus finds campus

From staff reports

September 24, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

Halloween comes early as the FreakNight Traveling Circus storms Beasley Coliseum.The traveling circus is a pre-party to Northwest Halloween ritual known as FreakNight. Its roots come from the circus’s previous tour, “The Paradiso Journey.” Having enjoyed the show tour, it was decided to do something s...

Research in progress

BY HANNAH RAY LAMBERT | Evergreen reporter

September 24, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

The words “lavori in corso,” Italian for “work in progress,” greet anyone who visits Maria DePrano’s office. A friend of DePrano’s in Italy made a tie out of the tape (similar to “caution” tape in America) and later gave it to her because she liked it so much.It’s a fitting phrase fo...

Balance is better

From staff reports

September 24, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

When the missed opportunity to indulge in a V8 appears, WSU dining halls can save students a slap to the forehead and offer a tastier and more balanced option.This week, Hillside, Northside and Southside dining halls are participating in the “Balance is Better” program put on by WSU Dining Servi...

All the stage’s a drum

All the stage’s a drum

BY CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen theater reporter

September 24, 2014


Filed under Events, Features, Life

A touring dance team will turn Beasley Coliseum into its own giant drum.Born from college Greeks and seen across the world, Step Afrika! will come to Pullman with high-energy dance form combining traditional African styles with the contemporary.Step Afrika! is a dance group whose stated mission is to br...

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