Scene: Central students discuss the EDM scene in Ellensburg

Scene: Central students discuss the EDM scene in Ellensburg

February 27, 2014


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BY CHELSEA ALGEA Staff Reporter Picture hundreds of young, sweaty and spirited people dancing for hours to music loud enough to burst eardrums. That’s exactly what a night of being lost in Electronic Dance Music (EDM) feels like. It’s no secret that in the past few years, EDM events and fes...

Scene: The Sexhibition Condom Art Show

Scene: The Sexhibition Condom Art Show

February 25, 2014


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BY CAMILLE BORODEY, Assistant Scene Editor Photos by Nick Terrel, Assistant Photo Editor  Matthew Allen designed a dress out of duct tape, surrounded by condoms. The yellow and blue dress was made to look like Snow White’s dress. “My reasoning behind this was to show that Disney portr...

Scene: Stream Club hopes to clean up Kittitas

Scene: Stream Club hopes to clean up Kittitas

February 25, 2014


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BY JUSTIN MERRELL, Staff Reporter Kittitas County’s abundant outdoor recreation activities draw thousands of sportsmen and nature enthusiasts each year.  The county has one of the fastest growing populations in the state, which threatens regional recreational sites and habitats. The Kittitas...

Scene: CWU Frat aims for greek system on campus

Scene: CWU Frat aims for greek system on campus

February 25, 2014


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BY CHELSEA ALEAGA, Staff Reporter Central is unique because it doesn’t have a Greek system; however, the gentlemen of Kappa Sigma are trying to change that. “We aren’t the stereotypical fraternity,” Logan Butterfield, treasurer of Kappa Sigma and math major, said. Hollywood and major motion pictures...

Scene: Campus Activities hosts unique Cornhole Tournament

Scene: Campus Activities hosts unique Cornhole Tournament

February 24, 2014


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BY RANDI GIBBONS, Online Reporter On Thursday night in the Student Union Recreation Center Ballroom, students and patrons participated in a Cornhole tournament, hosted by Campus Activities. The event included a $5 two player team entrance fee. On the registration form each team had to choose a n...

Scene: Hip-hop club wants to spread culture

Scene: Hip-hop club wants to spread culture

February 21, 2014


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BY SPENCER BAKER, Staff Reporter  Central’s newest club “Hip-Hop at its Finest” is looking to establish hip-hop culture on campus. “You don’t have to have a talent,” Art Nelson, club president and junior Japanese education major, said. “We are a community looking for people that w...

Movie review: August: Osage County

Movie review: August: Osage County

February 21, 2014


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BY COLLIN DYSART, Copy Editor There are certain films which reek of a group of people who sat in a room and asked themselves: How do we win a few more Oscars? August: Osage County is one such film. First, take a Pulitzer and Tony award winning stage play: Check! Assemble some Hollywood vanguards ...

Scene: Boots ‘n’ Cats advances to semifinals

Scene: Boots ‘n’ Cats advances to  semifinals

February 20, 2014


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BY ADAM WILSON, Scene Editor A new a cappella startup Boots ‘n’ Cats beat out eight of its nine competitors last weekend to take second place at The International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella regional competition last weekend at Pacific Lutheran University. The group qualified to compet...

Scene: Interracial couples on campus

Scene: Interracial couples on campus

February 20, 2014


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BY KATHERINE GOLARZ, Staff Reporter Love is not based on culture and most certainly not the color of one’s skin. Historically, interracial couples have run into troubles with society regarding their relationships. But in recent years, this hate has mellowed out. Nowadays, couples that span all typ...

Scene: Picking the perfect (last minute) present

Scene: Picking the perfect (last minute) present

February 14, 2014


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BY RACHEL CHARLTON, Staff Reporter February is the month of hypocrites. People spend months convincing themselves that Valentine’s Day is the biggest commercialized holiday, swearing that they won’t submit to the pressures that the day  brings. Here’s where the hypocrisy kicks in. What ...

Scene: Central City Comics is no small town shop

Scene: Central City Comics is no small town shop

February 12, 2014


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BY MARIA HARR, Staff Reporter Until eight years ago, Ellensburg was without a comic book shop. Gus Foster saw the store-shaped void in town and filled it with comic books, tabletop games, trading cards and tournament events. Walking in, the store looks like other comic shops. Rows of file boxes...

Scene: Central Theatre Ensemble will perform radio plays Feb. 13-15 in McConnell Auditorium

Scene: Central Theatre Ensemble will perform radio plays Feb. 13-15 in McConnell Auditorium

February 12, 2014


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BY CHELSEA ALEAGA, Staff Reporter  Central Theatre Ensemble is taking its talents to the stage in a non-traditional way by performing two radio plays this year instead of one. Members of the theatre department are taking an older form of entertainment and making it their own. The first act wil...

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