2017 Grammys and Oscars in review

Lindsey Powers, Scene Senior Reporter
March 3, 2017
Filed under Arts, Events, Scene, Showcase

The 2017 Oscars and Grammys were unquestionably two of the most memorable in years. With performance snafus and mis-awarded contestants, one could not help but feel like they were watching an episode of “The Bachelor” instead of two incredibly prestigious awards shows. The 2017 Grammys were hosted by James Corden...

Trombone Club

Beau Kelderhouse, Scene Writer
March 3, 2017
Filed under Community, Scene, Showcase

CWU Music Department’s Trombone Club provides student musicians with a place to practice, perform and hone their skills for the future. The club, also known as Trombone Choir, also performs on campus several times throughout the year. On Feb. 26 the Trombone Club performed in the Concert Hall of th...

Cartoons and Community

Cartoons and Community

Daisy Perez, Scene Reporter
February 26, 2017
Filed under Community, Scene, Showcase

Xander Fu                 Students were comfortably seated in the purple seats of Black Hall. Some of them ate SURC chicken and fries, burgers, and pasta. They all laughed and joked as Jason Dixon, president of the Namakemono Anime Club,...

Monkey’s journey to the West begins at CWU

Beau Kelderhouse, Scene Reporter
February 26, 2017
Filed under Arts, Events, Scene, Showcase

An adaptation of Wu Chengen’s 16th century novel “Journey to the West” is the final theatre winter quarter production for the CWU department. “Monkey: His Magic Journey to the West” follows the character Monkey on his spiritual and humorous journey from India to China. The adventure of “Monkey”...

Lecturer, Author, Mom

Lecturer, Author, Mom

Sarah Hoot, Scene Editor
February 26, 2017
Filed under Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

Bertice Berry will be the featured keynote speaker for the Center of Leadership and Community Engagement’s (CLCE) 9th Annual Leadership Conference. The theme for this conference is “The Best You Can Be: Snapshots of Leadership, Work and Purpose” and will focus on teaching students how to becom...

Mad Chad

Beau Kelderhouse, Scene Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

Last Friday, Feb. 10, CWU students were treated to another celebrity performance during Campus Activities’ “CWU Up-Late” event series. The SURC Ballroom was taken over by Mad Chad Taylor, a juggler and comedian who specializes in daring comedic acts. Taylor welcomed the audience with a few jokes...

CobraHawk

Angelica Bartorelli & Linsey Powers, Staff Writers
February 16, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

Last Thursday, Feb. 9, the SURC Pit became a powerhouse as CobraHawk performed an hour long set for Central students and faculty- as well as community members- before embarking on a statewide tour. Formed in 2013 as a cover band, the now female-fronted, rock ‘n roll band began writing their own music...

Ask Dr. H

Dr. H, Column Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Dr H, Scene, Showcase

Dear Dr. H, I really want to try unprotected sex with my boyfriend for the thrill. Neither of us have STIs so our only risk is pregnancy. Is it wrong to do something you know is stupid, even if you have Plan B (since that should be for emergencies)? Dear student, Whew. Kids will do just about...

A teacher in the making

Lindsey Powers, Scene Senior Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Scene, Showcase

College is a time to explore career options, but it is also a time to meet new people and make memories. Callie Bursey is a senior education and special education double-major. Bursey said she loved both programs, and because it was going to be impossible to choose between the two, she decided to major...

Condom Catwalk Review

Daisy Perez, Scene Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

Last Wednesday, Feb. 8, my roommates and I got a little more dressed up than our usual denim jeans, snow boots and jackets. We curled our hair and I finally wore that deep red lipstick I bought a year ago. This was my first year attending the Condom Catwalk and it didn’t disappoint or weird me out....

Showtime at Central

Tim Mitchell, Scene Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Events, Scene, Showcase

Singing and spoken word echoed through the SURC Theater on Friday, Feb. 10, as students auditioned for “Showtime at Central,” a remake of the nationally-televised “Showtime at the Apollo,” which was broadcast from the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York City. Historically, “Showtime at the...

All you need is love

All you need is love

Daisy Perez, Scene Reporter
February 9, 2017
Filed under Community, Lifestyle, Scene, Showcase

Arber Demiri For Americans, heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, bouquets of red roses, giant brown teddy bears and dinners at fancy restaurants are common Valentine’s Day traditions. Andrea Sanchez, a sophomore clinical physiology major, said her best Valentine’s Day was in high school. Sanchez walked into her Ad...

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