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Letter from the Editor: Evergreeners are here to serve readers

Evergreen editor-in-chief Emma Ledbetter is ready to hear from readers via email at editor@dailyevergreen.com.
EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen editor-in-chief January 19, 2021

Dear Reader, If I’m being honest, I’ve always struggled to write letters from the editor; I need serious inspiration to crank out a “leditor.” Even if my goal is simply to introduce myself,...

The Daily Evergreen’s top 20 stories of 2020

The Daily Evergreen's top 20 stories of 2020
EMMA LEDBETTER and ALANA LACKNER January 18, 2021

Welcome to the Daily Evergreen’s Top 20 stories of 2020, where we present our most interesting and most important pieces of ... well, a very newsworthy year.  20. From Opinion: Evergreen columnist...

Behind the Press: Martin Stadium during COVID-19

The usual sight of fans in the stands is gone this season, as the stands sit empty in Martin Stadium.
CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen columnist November 19, 2020

I have experienced a lot of firsts throughout this pandemic. I’ve had my first class over Zoom, my first socially-distanced meal at a restaurant and my first cotton swab shoved up my nose. On Saturday,...

ED BOARD: If you can, support local journalism

The newsroom is what makes us editors, and the print paper is what makes us newspaper journalists. Without either, it's been hard to do well at those jobs.
EDITORIAL STAFF May 7, 2020

Crazy semester, right? Nearly 125 years ago student journalists began the Evergreen, a monthly edition that went over news from Washington State College. For the milestone in our history, editors at...

The Daily Evergreen named top student daily paper in region by Society of Professional Journalists

Daily Evergreen editors embrace while cheering after hearing the results of the Student Media referendum in March 2018.
SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen editor-in-chief April 20, 2020

The Daily Evergreen and won top daily student newspaper in the region by the Society of Professional Journalists, which released results of its annual Mark of Excellence regional finalists and winners...

Behind the Press: Meet your makers

From left, deputy News editor Luke Hudson works on the front page redesign while Editor-in-chief Sydney Brown and Managing Editor Grace Arnis offer advice.
EDITORIAL STAFF, Evergreen staff January 15, 2020

Sydney Brown- Editor-in-Chief In August 2017, a freshman version of myself wandered into the dim basement of Murrow Hall, lured by the promise of free cookies at an open house. I had no intention of...

Layout Reborn

Chief Layout Editor Jacqui Thomasson uses Adobe InDesign to reformat the newspaper templates section editors use to lay out their pages.
EMMA LEDBETTER and JACQUI THOMASSON January 13, 2020

Editors gathered Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in the basement of Murrow Hall to prepare for the upcoming semester of producing The Daily Evergreen, WSU’s independent student newspaper. The three-day...

If you build it, they will come

Katie Archer, left, and Grace Arnis are this semester's sports editors.
GRACE ARNIS and KATIE ARCHER October 3, 2019

Women’s sports are only 3 percent of all sports coverage. In the male-dominated field of sports journalism and the totally male-dominated fields of sports, we think it’s important to share the wealth....

Behind the press: About the abortion story

Editor in Chief Rachel Sun and Managing Editor Maggie Quinlan work on their article Wednesday afternoon in the Evergreen newsroom.
MAGGIE QUINLAN and RACHEL SUN May 22, 2019
We wrote about women's abortion experiences, this is why

Managing editor captures newsroom

Layout editor Ty Eklund sits under a wall full of old newspapers each night as he uses Adobe InDesign to lay out the front page. They’re meant to showcase great past layouts while offering layout editors inspiration for what they can do.
SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen managing editor May 2, 2019

Fingertips clatter against keyboard and light chatter fills the air. Old newspapers — and some memes that have been around for over a decade — line the cream-colored, worn walls of the basement of...

EDITORIAL BOARD: No print Evergreen on Tuesday

The Bookin' statue stands covered in a layer of snow Monday evening on the Glenn Terrell Friendship Mall.
EDITORIAL BOARD, The Daily Evergreen February 11, 2019

The Daily Evergreen will not publish a print edition for Tuesday, Feb. 12 due to forecasted inclement weather conditions. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the Palouse region...

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