Stone siblings deliver folky favorites

In a red-lit room full of excited, mumbling music fans, a quiet voice and an acoustic guitar merged together as Conner Youngblood took the stage in support of headliners Angus and Julia Stone on Sunday. Youngblood looped and layered numerous instruments to sculpt the intricate soundscapes behind his songs. Describing himself as “a singer-songwriter with […]

Science inspires visual art

As the lights dimmed in Demaray Hall Auditorium, the bright personality of artist-in-residence Gala Bent emerged. The SPU assistant professor of art gave a lecture last Monday on the relationship between scientific understanding and the visual arts. As a self-proclaimed “armchair scientific admirer,” Bent’s work shows artistic expression with underlying themes of science and knowledge. […]