Articles written by: Leanne Gan

Garden Level moving forward
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Garden Level moving forward

During Garden Level’s last concert of the year, the audience was able to catch a glimpse of the sentimental bonds members of the group have formed throughout the year, as bittersweet goodbye speeches and orange roses were exchanged on the stage. Another unique feature of this year’s Garden Level is […]

Alder Arts Walk took patrons to the afterlife
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Alder Arts Walk took patrons to the afterlife

The Alder Arts Walk legacy continues as students spent their Saturday walking from house to house and enjoying the themed activities inside. Students festively painted their faces in skull patterns and other demonic patterns. This all-day series of musical performances serves as an opportunity for students to enjoy interactive art […]

Q&A’s successful annual drag show
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Q&A’s successful annual drag show

A University of Puget Sound tradition since 2002, this year’s Drag Show, consisting of 17 fabulous acts, was a complete success with an incredible group of talented performers and a great turnout. From song references and joke references to the movie White Chicks to a crowd-rousing Space Jam act, audience […]

New KUPS radio show “Experience the Sound” offers live sets to students and performing space to artists
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New KUPS radio show “Experience the Sound” offers live sets to students and performing space to artists

“Experience the Sound,” the unique addition to our award-winning radio station, is an hour-long segment that serves as an on-air open mic night. It is open for both aspiring student musicians and local artists that wish to showcase their talents to a larger population. The slot begins with a motto […]

Café Brosseau offers a quaint neighborhood coffee shop sense
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Café Brosseau offers a quaint neighborhood coffee shop sense

It’s six in the morning, you have been studying all night and all you want in life is a 12 ounce white mocha from Diversions to provide that morning pick-me-up. Knowing full well that the delicious luxury is one excruciating hour away, this sleepless student grumbles and laments for the […]

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Film Roadmap to Apartheid opens eyes to unnoticed issues regarding human rights in Israel

On March 4, the inspiring and award-winning documentary Roadmap to Apartheid was screened at the Rotunda in the Wheelock Student Center, co-sponsored by the Tacoma chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace and Justice and Service in Tacoma. Promoting awareness for Palestinians facing constant discrimination and abuse in Israel, the documentary […]

Old Milwaukee Café holds cozy vibes and delicious food
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Old Milwaukee Café holds cozy vibes and delicious food

Hidden on the corner of 6th and Cedar lies a small place called the Old Milwaukee Café. While easy to overlook, brunch-loving customers rank the café highly on their list of favorite morning bites for the homemade taste and quality of the food. The owners, Patricia and Chad Kerth, put […]

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Tacoma Art Museum offers unique salon

Collaborating in the name of the arts and sciences, The University of Puget Sound and Tacoma Art Museum presented the “Art + Science Salon,” the museum’s free-admission event to support the Tacoma Artwalk. Scientist Siddharth Ramakrishnan, who works in the department of Neuroscience at our University, put together a series […]

New tea room opens in Tacoma
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New tea room opens in Tacoma

Look no further for that new quiet study place, chill weekend hang-out or much-needed creative outlet, because the Tacoma Tea Room is open for business. This wonderful addition to Downtown Tacoma’s bustling cluster of businesses is a strong supporter of the community, with affordable and delicious gluten-free and vegan pastries […]

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New Legendary Doughnuts lives up to legendary name

A wonderful addition to the stores and cafes of 6th Ave. called Legendary Doughnuts has recently opened up on the corner of Fife Street. Inspired by the popular doughnut shop Voodoo Doughnut in Portland, Oregon, Shannon Patten decided to try her hand at making her own innovative doughnuts in Washington. […]