Rock Against Rape

Rock Against Rape

Daisy Perez, Scene Senior Reporter
April 24, 2017
Filed under Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

The 9th annual Rock Against Rape will feature the local rock band, COBRAHAWK. The band wants to help spread the Wellness Center’s message: That sexual assault prevention and additional resources that are available for sexual assault victims, as well as their family and friends. COBRAHAWK will perform at the eve...

Drink up

Drink up

Miranda Cunningham, Scene Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Community, Events, Scene, Showcase

On Thursday, April 20 Bruce’s Place, located in Ellensburg Pasta Co on Main Street, will be hosting a fundraising event, CraftED Kittitas County, for the CWU’s craft brewing program. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and continue until closing at 9 p.m. Four local breweries will be supplying for the ev...

CWU basketball coach resigns

CWU basketball coach resigns

Rachel Greve, Staff Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

CWU head women’s basketball coach Jeff Harada publicly resigned from his position Monday, after three years with the program. “I would like to express a very sincere thank you to Dennis Francois who took a chance on me, as well as all the players who I've been fortunate to have mentored and c...

The Ol’ Razzle Dazzle comes to CWU

The Ol’ Razzle Dazzle comes to CWU

Alex Palacios, Scene Reporter
April 13, 2017
Filed under Arts, Events, Scene, Showcase

Xander Fu The CWU Department of Theatre Arts opens the doors of the Milo Smith Tower Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. for the first production of spring quarter: CWU’s rendition of the acclaimed musical “Chicago.” Roxie Hart (played by Savannah Brady) is a bright-eyed young woman who wants to make it in show business. A...

CWU women return from GNAC summit

CWU women return from GNAC summit

Rachel Greve, Staff Reporter
April 12, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The GNAC hosted the third Women in Sports Career Seminar this past weekend in Portland, Oregon. The seminar was hosted at the Moda Center, where 125 high school and college age women came together to meet professional women working in the sports industry as coaches, athletic directors and journalists....

Collision results in broken powerline

Collision results in broken powerline

Xander Fu, Staff Reporter
April 11, 2017
Filed under Local, News, Showcase

A multi-car collision resulted in three wrecked cars, the takedown of a power line on Alder Street and a bashed wall of Rodeo City Apartments occurred today at approximately 3:15 p.m. Reportedly, no one was seriously harmed or injured. According to nearby residents, a red Ford F-150 rear-ended a white...

Ask Dr. H

Dr. H, Column Writer
April 6, 2017
Filed under Dr H, Scene, Showcase

I’ve been told IUDs can get stuck or lost inside of you, but how likely is that to actually happen? Dear student, Intrauterine  devices (IUDs) are becoming increasingly common as a safe and effective contraception method. IUDs are more 99 percent effective, which means that in 100 women who...

Peanut Butter and Hot New Jam

Peanut Butter and Hot New Jam

Sarah Hoot, Scene Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Scene, Showcase

Creating a scene without a prompt may seem daunting to the average student, but to the members of the Hot New Jam, flying by the seat of their pants is nothing new. The Hot New Jam (HNJ) is CWU’s student-lead improv troupe. Improv—or improvisation—is the art of creating a scene from nothing more tha...

10 Things to do This Spring

10 Things to do This Spring

April 6, 2017
Filed under Community, Lifestyle, Scene, Showcase

Go on a hike Go star gazing Explore the Farmer's Market (opens in May) Take a nap outside Plant seeds Spring cleaning (you know you need to) Hang out in a field or at a park with friends Go on a small road trip/ daycation Go to a musical concert Watch a movie outdoors ...

CWU women’s volleyball scores trip to Italy

CWU women’s volleyball scores trip to Italy

Natalie Hyland, Senior Sports Reporter
April 5, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Over Spring Break, the CWU Volleyball team went on the program’s first foreign tour to Italy. While overseas the team played three matches, visited landmarks, bonded, and indulged in authentic Italian food. The group of 43 included the team, their families and CWU alumni. Head coach Mario Andaya brought...

Planes on Paper lands at CWU

Planes on Paper lands at CWU

Daisy Perez, Scene Reporter
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arts, Events, Scene, Showcase

With finals week quickly approaching, students seem to be caught up in the stress of exams, research papers and projects, as many students know, this is the time to stay awake with cups of caffeine to assist them in their all-nighters. The SURC is always packed with students in long lines waiting to...

Ask Dr. H

Dr. H, Column Writer
March 9, 2017
Filed under Community, Dr H, Scene, Showcase

Dear Dr. H, What percentage of massages lead to having sex? Dear student, I scoured scholarly literature and cannot seem to find any empirical data on such a topic. Post-massage sex is probably most likely in the scenario where said massage is performed by your romantic interest or partner, but i...

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