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Behind the press: New Year’s resolutions

Behind the press: New Year's resolutions

Evergreen staff

January 1, 2018

Madison Jackson, editor-in-chief 1. Share the importance of Student Media and journalism with as many people as possible by reporting on issues readers care about, writing editorial boards and advocating for the Evergreen’s mission of teaching students how to be professional journalists. 2. Make mys...

Behind the press: Sports photographer vs. wide receiver

Junior wide receiver Felton Davis III makes a catch for a huge gain of yards for Michigan State on Thursday at Qualcomm Stadium.

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen photographer

December 30, 2017

Turns out, it's not that fun to get hit by a football player. Anything for a good photo, right? I was squatting down on the 20-yard line in between these A-frame advertisements and the field. The second I saw the Michigan State receiver's route I knew I was going to get hit, but I loved the angle ...

Behind the press: Evergreen at risk from budget cuts

Then News Editor Rebecca White, right, trains her replacement Forrest Holt during the last night of production for the fall 2017 semester.


December 18, 2017

After generations of operating as a daily paper, the student-run, independent Daily Evergreen could be cut to two days a week following high budget projections that would drain our entire reserves. Like many other departments across campus, Student Media’s budget is tight. While the official deficit ...

Behind the Press: Reporting on administrative spending

WSU President Kirk Schulz poses for a photo with former professional football player and WSU alumnus Jack Thompson, right, on Aug. 24 in American Samoa.


November 18, 2017

Beyond the deadlines and tough conversations that come with journalism, one of the most nerve wracking parts of the process is pressing the publish button and not knowing how the story you’ve invested so much time in is going to be received. One recent example of this was our readers’ reactions to...

Behind the Photos: Capturing the Sex Edition

The original cover idea for Uncovering Sex Superstitions involved broken glass.

TEVA MAYER, Evergreen photo editor

October 17, 2017

No matter how busy they are with regular newspaper assignments and homework, the photographers start asking when Sex Edition photos will be pitched roughly five days into the semester. As artists, it’s our favorite edition to put out for you guys. We get to dig deep into our creative souls to prod...

Behind the Press: Uncovering the Sex Edition

Editor-in-chief Gabriella Ramos and photo editor Teva Mayer edit the Sex Edition cover Thursday.


October 16, 2017

Once a semester, things take a turn in the newsroom. We break our hard news facade to present the bi-annual Sex Edition. With the Sex Edition comes many laughs and a lot of uncomfortable conversations, as we sort through topics of sexual activity and relationships to determine their relevance to our most imm...

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