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Get away in Coeur d’Alene: Best weekend getaway

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

A certain small town has earned a name for itself on the national scale, and offers students the opportunity to leave Pullman for the weekend.Coeur d’Alene has become a popular weekend destination for college students due to its proximity to Pullman and its variety of activities.Lake Coeur d’Alene is t...

Sober? Roller derby, exercise: Best sober activity

Sober? Roller derby, exercise: Best sober activity

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

When it comes to finding sober activities, UREC and Roller Derby top the rest.Roller Derby:Have you ever felt the need to strap on a pair of roller skates and beat the snot out of someone in intense, full-contact, flat-track action? Well, the Rolling Hills Derby Dames, winners of the 2015 Student Ch...

A brand new ‘do, a brand new you: Best hair stylist

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

Not many people can wake up with good hair, but for WSU students, there are people in Pullman to help.Hair by James took first prize for Best Hairstylist. The owner, James Cofer, studied cosmetology in his hometown of Lewiston, Idaho, because he said he was looking for a profession that was creative a...

Zoe provides great workplace: Best job on campus

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

While located on campus, Mike Wagoner, owner of Zoe Coffeehouse, provided more than food and drinks to WSU students. Wagoner has provided a variety of jobs for dozens of student workers, both undergraduate and graduate, during the last eight years of Zoe service.Angie Greenhagen, a long-time employ...

French and fried: best fries

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

South Fork Public House won the votes for best fries in Pullman with the restaurant’s signature shoestring fries.Shanna Taylor, assistant manager of South Fork, said good French fries have to be soft inside but be crispy on the outside. One of the added bonuses to South Fork fries is the addition of WS...

Service opportunities for all: Best volunteer opportunity

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

Three of the best volunteer options on campus include the Center for Civic Engagement, Women’s Transit and Pen Friends.Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) started in 1993, providing 21 years of community service here at WSU.CCE offers one-time service projects as well as collaborating with many loca...

The ultimate in relaxation: Best spa, salon

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

Spirit Springs Day Spa, located in Moscow, came in first place for Best Spa or Salon.Spirit Springs offers nail and foot care procedures, massage therapy, full-body waxing, and facial and skin care services.Sondra Eimers, a certified nail technician, opened the spa in 2001 after expanding her nails-only salon.“We...

Pullman’s not complete without…: Most wanted businesses

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

Students have expressed interest in having more big-name franchises like Chipotle around the area. Results from the Student Choice Awards show that Target, Red Robin and Chipotle are the most desired businesses to be brought to Pullman.Samantha Trulson, a freshman kinesiology sports medicine major, ...

Bringing the party to pullman: best DJ

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

By day, people know Derek Lombardo as an ordinary student, but at night he transforms into Pullman’s infamous disc jockey SIXFOUR. Measuring at a height of 6 foot 4 inches, senior communication major Lombardo has established a tall standing front in the Palouse DJ world.His music career started durin...

Pullman’s best kept secret

From staff reports

March 6, 2015

Zoe Coffeehouse and Pub, voted WSU's best-kept secret, was anything but to those familiar with waiting in line during a rush. Formerly Zoe Underground, the venue has been a student favorite for years, and now, in its new location, has the potential to serve for decades to come. No longer underground, ...

The blue heart: Best art on campus

ALEXANDRA GRAFF| Evergreen life editor

March 6, 2015

It’s hated and beloved. It’s been defiled and revered. It’s the big blue heart on campus.Students voted the large blue heart statue by renowned artist Jim Dine on the corner of Stadium Way and Grimes Way as the Best Art on Campus. The 12-foot bright-blue, bronze and painted statue is officially ...

Caffeine fix favorites: Best coffee

March 6, 2015

Pullman has spoken: not every cup of coffee is created equal. In the eyes of WSU students, community coffee staples Café Moro and Zoe’s go above and beyond the average latté.Café Moro tied for the first place with Zoe Coffeehouse and Pub for Best Coffee. Café Moro owner Tyson Feasel said he creat...

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