WSU News Events & Exhibits

Oct. 13: Comedy company takes aim at U.S. history

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By Gail Siegel, WSU Performing Arts

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Reduced Shakespeare Company will career through 600 years of history in 6,000 seconds when “The Complete History of America (abridged): Election Edition” comes to Washington State University at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in Daggy Hall’s Jones Theatre. » More …

Through Oct. 1: Librarian creates banned books display

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By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

PULLMAN, Wash. – Lorena O’English’s love of books was, not untypically, nurtured by her parents. They also gave her another gift: no limits on what she could read. So when she was 11, O’English checked out “Green Darkness,” a 1972 novel by Anya Seton, from the Tucson public library. » More …

Oct. 4, 7: Voice, oboe star in faculty concerts

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PULLMAN, Wash. – World oboe music and a lecture/performance presentation of vocal works will comprise upcoming concerts in the Washington State University Faculty Artist Series, which raises funds for School of Music student scholarships. » More …

Oct. 12, 13: Changes, challenge of energy market explored

By Monique Van Sant, WSU Tri-Cities intern

conca-webRICHLAND, Wash. – Scientist James Conca will talk about the evolution and future of the worldwide energy market and specific dangers facing energy sources at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, and at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in the East Auditorium at Washington State University Tri-Cities. » More …

Sept. 28-Oct. 1: Hanford artifacts, national park celebrated

By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – Historical Hanford Site artifacts will be part of a free, public exhibit and open house this week at Washington State University Tri-Cities in conjunction with a fundraising and centennial celebration night with the National Park Service. » More …

Oct. 5, 6: Mentoring the topic of Native storyteller

crit-callebs-smallPULLMAN, Wash. – Speaker Crit Callebs will inspire faculty and others to consider their role as mentors to students and the place of storytelling in the academy at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, in the CUB junior ballroom and via videostreaming at other Washington State University locations. Light refreshments will be served. » More …

Oct. 7, 8: Community kids’ auditions open for ‘Aladdin’

aladdinPULLMAN, Wash. – Children of kindergarten through high school age are invited to audition 4-6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in Jones Theatre at Washington State University’s Daggy Hall for the Missoula Children’s Theatre touring production of “Aladdin.” Performances will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, and 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8. » More …

Oct. 4, 5: Auditions for ‘Eurydice’ and ‘She Kills Monsters’

By Gail Siegel, WSU Performing Arts

she-kills-monsters-detailPULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University Performing Arts invites community members to audition for one or both of the plays it will produce this year, “Eurydice” by Sarah Ruhl and “She Kills Monsters” by Qui Nguyen. » More …