Holocaust Memorial Week

Oregon State University will observe Holocaust Memorial Week April 16-20 with a series of events, including an exhibit of letters from Holocaust survivor Sala Garncarz, a theatrical performance highlighting Garncarz’s struggles in a concentration camp, a talk about the genocide of native peoples and a concert by an acclaimed flutist....

Nobel Peace Prize Winner at OSU

On Friday, April 13, Oregon State University will be hosting a free public talk by Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1980 for his leadership for human rights and true democracy for the people of Latin America. ...

Culture Fail: Is Santorum Really Out?

The only thing sadder that Rick Santorum's “war” on porn is that a certain percentage of Americans actually take him seriously...

Jonathan pt. 3

Part 3 of Jonathan. Serialized fiction from Daniel Lively...

On Stage: The Magic Flute

An exciting collaboration between OSU Music, OSU Theatre, and Friends of OSU Opera has formed to present Mozart’s beloved opera, The Magic Flute. ...

Attack of La Nina! Film Screening

C.ORE Freeride presents Match Stick Productions film “Attack of La Nina!” at Jack Okole’s Bar and Grill on Friday, April 13....

The Corvallis Commute

Corvallis already offers a free bus system within city limits. If you’re commuting into town, however, the options begin to dwindle....

The Whiteside: Working On Act 2

Right in the middle of downtown Corvallis is a relic from the past. Old-timers have colorful stories and memories of their time there, but if you've lived in Corvallis for less than 10 years, odds are you have never been inside the Whiteside Theatre....

Habitat Helps Philomath Family

Driving up to and seeing Carmon Thomas’ Philomath home for the first time would give you no indications there are any problems with it. In fact, when you enter the home and see its’ warm, cozy environs, you still only see a home perfectly suited to fit most family’s needs....

Sustainability Mythbusters

It's hard to sort out myth from reality when it comes to what benefits the environment and what harms it. Here are a few common beliefs about sustainability…and the truth or fiction behind them. ...

Call to Oregon Installation Artists

The Arts Center invites artists working in installation art to submit proposals for a new offsite exhibitions program, Art in Rural Storefronts. ...

B’aktun 13 On Stage at The Majestic

On Friday, April 13, The Majestic Theatre is presenting B'aktun 13, a bilingual play from the Portland-based Teatro Milagro (Miracle Theatre)....

Fiction: Jonathan (Part 2)

(Missed part 1, read it here) by Daniel Lively In a technical sense, since I don't sleep, I can't wake up. From time to time, I am required to plug mys...

No Luck With Love

Q: Dear Vivi,  I have never had much luck with relationships. No matter what I do, they always seem to go downhill. I can’t figure out what I’m doing wro...

Book Review: Mushroom

Editors at Oxford University Press showed admirable restraint when they gave the 2011 book “Mushroom” its title. Surely someone at the table had wanted to add a subtitle, “Mushroom—a Natural History”, or some other way to codify Nicholas P. Money’s brilliant account of how the mushroom has challenged understanding and inspired imagination for centuries....