Recital in the rough

Hastings, York bring Colonial Fox, PSU Department of Music together to entertainment Logan Qualls | reporter Despite the chill from the cold outside, the Colonial Fox’s backstage was soon warmed by the wonderful voice of Stella Hastings accompanied by the brilliant Barbara York on piano during the Backstage Series, Recital in the Rough on Friday, Nov. 15. The third installment of the series is the first collaboration between the Colonial Fox and PSU Department of Music. The night began with an original piece from Barbara York and ended with featured selections from the musical “Colette.” Next, the duo performed a series of religious chants interspersed with cabaret-esque tunes. An interesting matching, as it required Hastings…

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Research bootcamp The Writing Center will hold a free workshop for students on how to find and recognize relevant information when writing a research paper from 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, in the Writing Center of the Axe Library. Amazing Race Residence Hall Assembly and Gorillas In Your Midst will be hosting the Amazing Race at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 in Lindburg Plaza. The race is open to all students and will be limited to 15 teams of two. Teams are requested to pre-register by March 8 by sending an email with team member names to Sara Liming at sliming@gus.pittstate.edu. Visit www.facebook.com/events/545074225526943/ for more information. Spring Career Day Spring Career Day is an event…

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Art to be auctioned The University Art Association will hold the annual Art Auction 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28. Artwork made by students and faculty will be auctioned. Those wishing to donate artwork must have it turned in by 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, to 104 Porter Hall. Throwback Game Night The Residence Hall Assembly will be pairing with Jungle Nights and presenting a retro “Throwback Night” where students will be able to play games that they did as children. This event will be from 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at the Student Rec Center. Open mic night Students are invited to showcase their talents at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb 26, in the U-Club…