The Providence Journal
It’s apparently just too stressful for most people now to tolerate quiet.
That might help explain the growing and barbaric practice of installing televisions and other electronic noisemakers wherever people are trapped waiting for a service. (“Hey, turn it up, will you!” Or, “Somebody check out the Weather Channel!”) You are not permitted out of the sight of a cathode ray tube or an electronic music spreader these days.
“To Gillian On Her 37th Birthday” is College of Eastern Utah’s final theatre production of the year, running April 7-12 with no Sunday performance. Using theatre in the round, the show takes place on the stage of the Geary Theatre with the audience seated surrounding the actors, which offers a more intimate view of the play.
Written by Michael Brady, the play tells a poignant story of a man trying to come to terms with the death of his wife.
Justin Burk is a sophomore from Mt. Vernon, Illinois. After graduating from Mt. Vernon Township High School he moved to Price, Utah with his family. He has one older brother and a twin brother, Jason, who is also attending CEU. Burk is majoring in international studies and hopes to one day work in public administration.
Self Injury Awareness Day, or SIAD, is an international day for acknowledgement and education in an attempt to lessen stigma on a very serious health issue, and it is on March 1 every year.
In the U.S. alone, it is estimated that 2-3 million people harm themselves on purpose as a coping mechanism. However, a survey in Britain by the Samaritans discovered that as many as 1 in 10 people self injure, but are not generally suicidal.
Averaging 82.6 points per game and shooting just under 45 percent from the field, one would think that the Golden Eagles would have come away with with more than one win in the past two weekends. These kinds of numbers go to show that the Scenic West Athletic Conference is one of, or even the best conference in the country.
CEU’s women’s basketball team ended their season this past weekend at the Scenic West Athletic Conference’s region tournament in Twin Falls, Idaho. The women lost to North Idaho College 78-63, ending their season the same way their record reflects.
It took a long road for this year’s basketball captain, Luke Hendrix, to finally get to play in his first game for CEU.
Upon completing a two-year mission in Detroit for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hendrix came to Price.
He had only been home from his mission three weeks when it was time to get back into the world of school and ball.
Before his mission, he went to Rick’s College and played basketball for a year.
While he was away on his mission, Rick’s changed its name to BYU Idaho and dropped the athletic program.
A retired Brigham Young University professor of anthropology gave a presentation on his “New Dimensions in Rock Art Studies – Exploring Interpretation” book on Friday at the College of Eastern Utah Prehistoric Museum to 30 community people.
Sponsored by the Castle Country Regional Information Center and CEU Museum, 80-year-old Dr. Ray Matheny teamed with CEU’s Pam Miller, on co-writing a chapter in a book based on the rock art of Nine-Mile Canyon.
While incoming college freshmen have much to look forward to, in the back of their minds, many are worried about the rumored weight gain that sometimes haunts new college students. The “freshman 15” refers to the belief that college freshmen commonly gain 15 pounds during their first year of college.
Sarah Jorgenson said, “I was so scrawny in high school, but now I’ve gained at least 15 pounds. I have pudge for the first time in my life.”
The 55th annual CEU performance of Handel’s “Messiah” will be at the Price Civic Auditorium on December 5 at 7:30 p.m. under the direction of Dr. Greg Benson, CEU music instructor. The performance will include a full orchestra with brass, woodwinds, strings and timpani.
The preseason in any sport is a time to mesh and come together as a team. It is also a time for all to see playing time and to work out any quirks that are plaguing the team. The CEU men’s basketball team has fared well this preseason and now are ready for the task that lies ahead of them this season; taking on the competition in the all-to competitive Scenic West Athletic Conference.
Okay, while the title might seem like an oxymoron, it is possible to say “no” to a date without ever being asked; but, going back to my previous article, “Why in the good Hell would you ever want to!?” Throughout my dating experiences, I’ve come up with a few key ideas to help ladies with the pre-emptive no.
Jennifer Truschka recently joined the College of the Eastern Utah faculty as a political science, philosophy and history instructor. Truschka chose CEU because of the school’s ability to hire teachers with a wide range of knowledge and interests rather than those with a narrow speciality.
A lot of questions are asked these days about video games and if they are getting to violent for the audience that they are introduced to. More and more games feature adult content and violent themes.
Many people are worried that the violence that are in video games will leak out of virtual reality and into our reality. These fears are unwarranted and without any evidence to back them up.