When students think about homecoming, often they think about football, or maybe reminisce about high school homecoming dances. Homecoming Week marks a spike in school pride and increases student involvement. From Sunday to Saturday, a variety of activities are available for students to participate in, whether these be well-loved Vandal traditions such as Serpentine and […]
Many freshmen start college on a high note living in Theophilus Tower, the tallest building in Moscow.
The Moscow Brewing Company, a pioneer in Moscow’s beer scene in 2013, had its grand reopening June 17.
The 1930s may have been the Golden Age of radio, but for “hams,” amateur radio enthusiasts, connecting with people on frequency bands never gets old.
Forty years of experience working with Native Americans go into Professor Rodney Frey’s new book “Carry Forth the Stories: An Ethnographer’s Journey Into Native Oral Tradition.”
If you like useful plots in your movies, don’t watch “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.” The storyline is underdeveloped — it leads nowhere. The character progression is there, but it is half-baked and seems pointless. The whole movie is like a long TV mini-plot thrown into a series just because the producers need a […]
Students can expect an upgraded dining experience this fall after Bob’s Dining Hall goes through a full renovation this summer.
Art filled the black tables and mounted boards scattered across the floor of the 1912 Center as people milled about, sipping punch. The showcase only lasted for two hours, but would be enough time for viewers enjoyment and, in some cases, sold.
The Prichard Art Gallery will feature work from four University of Idaho MFA candidates through May 6 in the “Unmasked Possibilities” exhibit. The presented work ranges from mixed media installations to paintings, printmaking and performance art. The artists, Lindsay and James Mammone, David Roon and Reinaldo Gil will graduate this semester.
The University of Idaho Theatre Department’s “Wendy and Peter: Into Neverland” is filled with playfulness and child-like creativity. With bedsheets and cardboard, directors Christina Holaday and Keely Ogden-Wright imbue the production with childlike qualities that grow stronger as the play progresses. The set itself, simple, with sheets hanging like wings to a center stage window, […]
Scott Jones, a University of Idaho student, heard a loud boom as he walked the greenbelt Thursday night. By the time he arrived at the scene, he said emergency officials were already attending to the four UI students who were injured in an explosion at the steam plant parking lot.
The University of Idaho Plant and Soil Science Club (PSSC) will offer two informational sessions about plant care and plant-potting workshop for Moms’ Weekend. These Informational sessions are free for Greenthumb 101 at 10 a.m. and Greenthumb 201 at 1 p.m. Saturday in Sixth Street Greenhouse.
The Disability Film Festival will hit close to home this year. Locals will be featured both in the chosen film as well as in short films produced in student-taught theater workshops for people with disabilities.
Since Vandal Entertainment (VE) chose Post Malone as the University of Idaho Finals Fest headliner, the hip-hop artist has grown in popularity. “I honestly think that this will kind of be like a Macklemore year, where we booked him before he blew up,” Board Chair of VE Camille Awbrey said.
Opera is not only for the big cities and grand opera houses of the past. This weekend, the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton School of Music presented two Puccini one-acts Friday and Sunday in the Administration Auditorium. Both of the operas were performed in English, rather than the traditional Italian. “We try to choose pieces […]
Husam Samkari is teaching Arabic again at the University of Idaho, spreading understanding of the language and culture. “In this time and in this country, there’s an underlying fear that comes from not understanding,” said International Programs Office Outreach (IPO) Coordinator Sarah Quallen. “And so this is a really good way to help people understand.” […]
In the past eight years, Dalles High School brought bands to the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival three times, said the high school’s music director, Paul Viemeister. He said the last two years he brought the Riverhawk Jazz Ensemble to the festival to perform and learn from the workshops and seminars offered at the festival.
Thousands of high school and middle school students come to the University of Idaho every year to participate in the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, but until now, the university has made little effort to show them what UI could offer them as college students. This year, the Academic Resource Fair will give visiting students a […]
“Titus Andronicus” is not a play for children. The play’s plot relies on rape, murder, cannibalism and many other atrocities not fit for a child’s eyes. Yet, at the center of the play is a child — Lucia. A girl who cannot choose to leave the theater. “Titus Andronicus” is presented by the UI Theatre […]
The crow of the Rooster has replaced the cleverness of the Monkey, with Saturday marking the Lunar New Year. Though dragons, fireworks, lanterns and galas are the most well-known details of the celebration, family and relationships are the true center of the Chinese New Year, said Ang Li, member of the University of Idaho’s Chinese […]
I Lead, the first of four in a series of interactive leadership workshops, starts Tuesday. All four leadership sessions will be available on-demand to any student organization at VandalSync. The workshop will focus on core values, said student engagement coordinator Lynsie Clott.
Two artAbility spring workshops will be held from 12-4 p.m. Feb. 11 and Feb. 25. ArtAbility is a Center on Disabilities and Human Development (CDHD) student-led program for adults with disabilities to express themselves through art. At both workshops, Artist David Herbold will teach participants how to create with clay. “He will be instructing participants […]
Lorita Leung Dance Company of Vancouver, Canada brought their best to the University of Idaho last weekend. The company was selected by Festival Dance in collaboration with the Confucius Institute at the University of Idaho partially to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which falls on Saturday, Jan. 28 this year. The event consisted of a […]
Months after the close of popular hangout CJ’s Nightclub, the Swing Devils of the Palouse are still dancing every week in Moscow. For over 18 years, the Swing Devils made their home at CJ’s Nightclub, which closed in August. Alex Boughamer, treasurer of the organization, said many people thought swing nights had disappeared with […]
When people think of science, they might picture white lab coats and periodic tables. To those not within the lab world, new studies often go unnoticed. Science After Hours, a program hosted by volunteers at the Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute, connects the community with research from scientists and organizations in the region. This includes research from […]