Treat yo’self with kindness this week

Treat yo’self with kindness this week

Cassandra Hays, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Scene, Showcase

Random Acts of Kindness is a four-day event put on by the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) and the Happiness Club. The Random Acts of Kindness events is part of Kindness Week, a worldwide celebration of kindness. Monday is “Sweets and Treats” day, in which CLCE will be giv...

88.1 The ‘Burg launches The ‘Burg 2

88.1 The ‘Burg launches The  ‘Burg 2

Jewels McClure, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

With such a diverse student body, and equally as diverse music tastes, there are a lot of people to please when it comes to what genre of music is being played at 88.1 The ‘Burg and how often it is played. Sports also have to be taken into account, being as 88.1 The ‘Burg broadcasts sports gam...

Brazilian composer to perform with jazz band

Brazilian composer to perform with jazz band

Suzie Chavez, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Scene, Showcase

The CWU Jazz Band will present a concert of arrangements by Brazilian jazz composer and arranger Rui Carvalho. According to Chris Bruya, the Director of Jazz Studies at CWU, Carvalho is from northern Brazil, and currently resides in Manaus, the capital of the state of Amazonas, Brazil. Carvalho wo...

Former EPA director visits CWU, urges students to take action

Former EPA director visits CWU, urges students to take action

Jack Belcher, Senior News Reporter

February 10, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

There were very few empty seats in the SURC Ballroom when former Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Gina McCarthy began to speak. McCarthy immediately let the audience know she believed that these are uncertain times in Washington D.C. She said that regardless of the preface, at t...

Stickers feature sex, politics and war

Daisy Perez, Scene Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under Scene, Showcase

Stickers encased in glass frames: A naked woman sitting wearing  a gorilla mask is captioned “Pussy Power.” A bold black and white sticker reads “IMPEACH NIXON” and another depicts former president George W. Bush with a large Pinocchio-like nose with the caption “LIAR!” The Paper Bullet...

RIP to the print newspaper industry

RIP to the print newspaper industry

Kaelen Sauriol, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

If you are reading this, congratulations—you are not the majority. Maybe you are my friend, my mom or someone who saw this paper on the bench you were about to sit on so you picked it up. However, it is more likely that I snapped an artsy photo of this article with either a Gingham, Juno and Lark filter...

A day in the life: Mackenzie Gaul

A day in the life: Mackenzie Gaul

Clayton Huber, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A normal day for senior pitcher Mackenzie Gaul starts at 6:30 a.m. He goes to weights, which start at 7 a.m.  and lasts for an hour and a half. After that, Gaul heads to his scheduled classes, which run until about 1 p.m., depending on what day it is. Last season Gaul was 6-2 as a starting pitch...

Aviation department soars into a new generation of education

Aviation department soars into a new generation of education

Eric Rosane, News Editor

February 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Jan. 25, CWU Aviation hosted an open house at Bowers Field for the public to come view its five new single-engine planes that were commissioned and shipped from Vero Beach, Florida. This celebration, to many, marked a new era for CWU Aviation. Last June, CWU Board of Trustees approved a plan tha...

Students march for Dream Act post-government shutdown

Students march for Dream Act post-government shutdown

Xander Fu, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


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A vocal group of about 20 students organized by Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlán (MEChA) marched in support of the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients at 3 p.m. on Feb. 1,. The protest, in near entirety, was documente...

How NOT to control your life

How NOT to control your life

Meghan LaLiberte, Copy Desk

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Admit it, we're all guilty of waking up in the morning and having a routine: we brush our teeth, eat breakfast and go to class. Then along the way experience waves of panic when the routine changes. The question to ask ourselves then, is not what we can do differently to feel back in control again, ...

Pre-game before the real game

Pre-game before the real game

Bryce Jungquist, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Scene, Showcase

In a lead up to the ultimate football event of the year, CWU’s Recreation Center is hosting the 2018 Madden tournament. James Segura-Mitchell, an intramural and special events graduate assistant at CWU’s Rec Center, said they’ve hosted a Madden tournament annually for the last three years. Madd...

Ellensburg Swing Out

Ellensburg Swing Out

Cassandra Hays, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Scene, Showcase

The Events Hall in downtown Ellensburg  is packed to the brim with people of all ages. A full jazz big band sits on the stage, filling the room with upbeat jazz music as couples swing around the dance floor. People line the walls, enjoying refreshments as they look for their next dance partner. A...

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