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Evergreen editor-in-chief Emma Ledbetter will be back as summer EIC. The first day of summer Evergreen is May 17.

Letter from the editor: Farewell spring semester, hello summer

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen editor-in-chief April 30, 2021

Today marks the last online edition of The Daily Evergreen for spring 2021. It has been one whirlwind of a semester, and I can hardly believe it is almost over.  Yesterday we published our commencement...

Grad letter: 'I would be lying if I said leaving here wasn’t going to hurt'

Grad letter: ‘I would be lying if I said leaving here wasn’t going to hurt’

OLIVER MCKENNA, Evergreen Web Editor, Photojournalist April 29, 2021

I’ll admit it: I have tried writing and rewriting this letter many times this semester, but I always feel like what I write doesn’t do justice to my experience here at the Evergreen. I’ve been on...

Deputy photo editor Olivia Wolf found a second family in The Daily Evergreen.

Grad letter: ‘This paper has been a safe haven, a home away from home’

OLIVIA WOLF, Photojournalist April 29, 2021

Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end. As I graduate in a little over a week, my time at The Daily Evergreen will come to a close. When I first came to WSU, I was incredibly shy, quiet,...

WSU senior Alana Lackner started working for The Daily Evergreen after attending the newspaper’s open house event.

Grad letter: ‘I’m proud to be graduating an Evergreener’

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen managing editor April 29, 2021

Spring semester of my freshman year was rough. I was living in a dorm with a roommate I didn’t get along with, going to classes I didn’t like and spending all of my free time watching TV I didn’t...

Grad Letter: Web editor helped develop a more accessible digital presence

Grad Letter: Web editor helped develop a more accessible digital presence

SHANE PETRUS, Evergreen web editor April 29, 2021

I’ve worn many hats as a communications student at Washington State, and navigating an education with a professional life in the Murrow College is something so vital to creatives studying here in the...

Former editor-in-chief prepares to leave WSU and is thankful for her experience at the Evergreen.

Grad letter: Former editor bids farewell, joins ranks of Evergreen alumni

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter April 29, 2021

This time one year ago, I was readying myself for the end of one of the strangest semesters of college I experienced. As editor-in-chief at the time, many of my decisions came from consulting with past...

Grad letter: 'Mi communidad Latina embraced me wherever I went'

Grad letter: ‘Mi communidad Latina embraced me wherever I went’

DAISY ZAVALA, Evergreen managing editor April 29, 2021

This is surely not the graduation any of us pictured. When I was a young girl, I imagined a grown-up version of myself walking carefully to the graduate stage to receive my diploma. My parents would be...

Letter from the editor: Wrapping up the semester

Letter from the editor: Wrapping up the semester

DIANA RIOS April 28, 2021

This semester has been a very impactful learning experience for me. Not only was I initially clueless about what I was doing in this role, but I was nervous about leading a group of people my age through...

EDITORIAL BOARD: Sexual assault edition running next week

EDITORIAL BOARD: Sexual assault edition running next week

EDITORIAL STAFF April 8, 2021

Next week, The Daily Evergreen will run a special edition focused entirely on sexual assault awareness. Given that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, this special edition feels particularly timely. We...

EDITORIAL BOARD: Evergreen will take ‘spring break’ next week

EDITORIAL BOARD: Evergreen will take ‘spring break’ next week

EDITORIAL STAFF March 18, 2021

At the beginning of this semester, our editorial staff had to make a decision: we could take no breaks during the semester, we could not produce content on the university-approved no-class days, or we...

Evergreen editor-in-chief Emma Ledbetter started her science writing career with an article about drought resistance in plants when she was Mint editor.

Letter from the editors: Research section will encourage young science writers, report findings

EMMA LEDBETTER and CHERYL AARNIO February 4, 2021

I have never met a professor who was not excited to hear I am pursuing a career in science communication instead of medicine. In fact, every person I share that with said something similar: we need more...

News editor Loren Negron wants to increase coverage on mental health and communities of color, as well as WSU's efforts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Letter from the Editors: Navigating through the pandemic one news story at a time

LOREN NEGRON and ABBY DAVIS January 28, 2021

It is an exciting time to be a journalist. Even during the coronavirus pandemic, the news section of The Daily Evergreen remains resilient and ready to tackle any story that will come its way. WSU’s...

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