’Tis the season to be jolly…but you don’t have to let it get to your belly The holiday season is upon us and for a good majority of Americans, this means a two-month period of overeating and indulging in ultra-fatty foods. According to studies, the average American gains 5 to 10 pounds during the holidays; so keep that in mind before you ask for a second helping of pie.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016 - 6:17pm
There is nothing like a murder to spice up the holidays. The murder mystery  “The Game’s Afoot” is playing at USU Eastern Dec. 8-10 in the Central Instructional Building Black Box Theatre. With a play as magnificent as this a good set design is a must. According to set designer Brent Innes, “The set often becomes a silent character in a show and a show like this requires a big statement from the set.”
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016 - 6:04pm
Utah State University photography students are exhibiting their work in the Balance Rock Gallery at Sally Mauro School beginning Dec. 8. An opening reception for the exhibit will be from 10 a.m. to noon that day. The students are in art 1050, a beginning photography class which emphasis the photographic process: composition, editing photographs, processing, printing and presenting images.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016 - 6:00pm
Food is a necessity, everyone knows that. The only problem is sometimes there isn’t enough money for it. Students aren’t always to buy food because of other expense attending college causes. That’s why there is a now a miniature food bank on campus.
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016 - 5:52pm
Recently I posted a meme on Facebook which listed the “qualifications” of President-Elect Trump’s choice for Secretary of Education. The meme listed her lack of experience in anything remotely linked to public education and her special interests that call her intentions into serious question. What was most interesting about the meme was the response garnered from a few acquaintances who are passionate Trump supporters, but posted awkwardly worded rhetoric having nothing to do with the original post.
Posted Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 11:47pm
“Every year, Navy musicians from 11 bands present more than 6,000 performances across the United States and around the world, connecting with millions of people. Navy bands go where ships can’t go to help expand and strengthen our network of partners. Last Year, Navy bands traveled to 45 countries, helping to improve access and relationships abroad.” “Jazz is America’s music and the U.S. Navy Band Commodores, the Navy’s premier jazz ensemble, deliver that tradition to communities all over America,” according to the Navy Band National tour 2016 program.
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 5:22pm
Four members of Utah State University Eastern’s student government attended a three-day conference in Ontario, California to get idea for upcoming campus events Nov, 10-13. College representatives from eight Western States attended the yearly conference hosted by the National Association for Campus Activities.
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 4:36pm
Students in the USU Eastern Wildlife Science program were busy last week as they released pheasants for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and built a “wildlife guzzler” on the Porphory Bench. Students enrolled in the NR 2000 course – Natural Resources Professional Orientation, are given the chance to interact with individuals and make contact that will help them with future employment in the field.
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 4:10pm
Nathaniel Woodward Managing editor
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 3:43pm
The Game’s Afoot, or Holmes for the Holidays, a murder-mystery farce by Ken Ludwig, is USU Eastern’s second theatre production of the year running the weekends of Dec. 1-3 and 8-10 in the Peterson Black Box Theatre at 7:30 p.m.
Posted Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 3:34pm