2012 September

Hummus and wild rice stuffed pepper

Lindsey Treffry | Crumbs Hummus can go with more than crackers and carrots. Mix it with wild rice, stuff it in a pepper and you’ve got a whole new protein-filled food. Try this recipe with poblano peppers instead of bell peppers for extra spice. Heck, even try topping the peppers with walnuts for even more……

Reading into new territory

Daniel Orozco, University of Idaho English professor and recent winner of the fifth William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, read from his untitled novel-in-progress Wednesday at BookPeople.

Frequent flier miles

There’s no rest for the weary. For the last three weeks out of four, the Idaho football team is forced to hit the road, this time to the east coast to face the North Carolina Tar Heels.

Sports Briefs

Moore booted from WSU basketball team Washington State men’s basketball coach Ken Bone announced Monday that guard Reggie Moore was dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules. “Reggie has been an important part of the basketball program for the last three years and I wish him the very best in the future,”……

NASA efforts orbit home

NASA Chief Scientist Waleed Abdalati presented “Looking Homeward Toward Earth: The Power of Perspective,” Wednesday in the University of Idaho College of Law courtroom.  

Five-setter goes Vandals’ way

Texas State took the match to its limit in its first WAC contest against Idaho Thursday night, but it was the Vandals who emerged victorious, downing the Bobcats in five sets.  

Off the cuff

Changing seasons It’s fall already? If it starts snowing, I might just freak out. –Katy

The most popular sports you’ve never heard of

The University of Idaho is home to more than 20 club sports teams ranging from men’s volleyball and water polo to rodeo and rugby. The University of Idaho Horse Polo and Ultimate Frisbee teams are two of the lesser-known club teams on campus but their friendly atmosphere and welcoming attitude leave them open to any……

Fly by night

The “Silent Witness” silhouettes have stood solemnly at various locations on campus starting Sept. 19 to illustrate the stories of 40 victims of abuse and bringing attention to the campus-wide effort to stop violence.

Mix-tape — a cozy time of year

The last day of summer has come and gone, pushing us into the first week of fall — my favorite season. The days are getting shorter and time seems to be slowing down. Crisp air, crunchy leaves, scarves and pumpkin-flavored everything — fall gives me such a cozy feeling. Here are some songs handpicked to……

Cockerill ninth-best in Boise

Electing to have four of their golfers head down to Boise this week, the Idaho Vandals men’s golf team competed and had decent success at the Dash Thomas Memorial.

Zucchini madness

Katy Sword | Crumbs With zucchini in season, it’s tough to find recipes that actually taste good. I’ve found two. The first, a classic — zucchini bread like grandma used to make. Literally, it’s my grandma’s secret recipe (not so secret anymore). The second, a new find — zucchini fritters. These, paired with homemade tzatziki, are……


Libra 9/23 – 10/22  Yes, it’s getting cold outside. No, don’t pull out the Uggs.