USU Bull Pen Performs Slam Poetry Event at Helicon West
The USU Bull Pen Creative Writing Club performed a Slam Poetry event for a standing-room-only crowd at Helicon West on Thursday, March 23, at the Logan Library. Featured poets were Millie Tullis, Nate Hardy, Keith Wilson, Andrea Nelson, Shaun Anderson, Matt Campanella, and Brittney McDonald. Jennifer Sinor is Bull Pen advisor. Shanan Ballam, former Bull Pen advisor, emceed the event.
Past Bull Pen members and students from the USU English Department gave readings during the open microphone session. They were Andrew Romriell, Dani Green, Zackary Gregory, Andrew Simpson, Adrian Thomson, Jace Smellie, Chris Davis, and Amias Shipley.
As always, many community members attended. Isaac Timm and Dianne Hardy, former USU students, gave readings in the open mic portion. There were compliments and cheers from the audience for all readers, with the consensus that this was a stellar Helicon West.