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...

Ask Dr. H

Dr. H, Column Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Dr H, Lifestyle, Scene, Showcase

Dear Dr. H, How do you gauge the level of interest between a guy and a girl? I don’t want to force it but I want to advance the intimacy. Dear student, All too often in our confrontation-averse culture, we avoid asking direct questions (i.e. “Are you into me?”) and rely on nonverbal cues (i....

They have the brass

They have the brass

Tim Mitchell, Scene Reporter
February 9, 2017
Filed under Community, Scene

Xander Fu The sun rises and with it the sounds of trumpets playing; the members of the CWU Trumpet Club are beginning their morning practice. Every morning, trumpet students meet in pairs to play through a one to two hour warmup routine before their first classes. Mentored by Dr. John Harbaugh, professor of trumpet studies...

Secret Valentine’s Gift Exchange

Secret Valentine’s Gift Exchange

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

Giving gifts is just one way to tell your special someone how important they are. This year, the CWU chapter of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) began a tradition of a secret Valentine’s Day Gift Exchange. NAfME is a nationwide club, but for several years now, CWU’s  NAfME is the lar...

Mad Chad

Beau Kelderhouse, Scene Reporter
February 9, 2017
Filed under Events, Scene, Showcase

All comedic performances include jokes and witty banter but very few include flying chainsaws and death-defying stunts. Mad Chad Taylor, a performer who incorporates chainsaw juggling into his comedy set is taking the stage Friday, Feb 10 at 8 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. With his ecstatic stunts, Taylor...

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