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The last course: best place to get dessert

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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For the last three years, Sweet Mutiny has served the public as the go-to place when locals are itching to satisfy their sweet tooth needs.Manager and Head Baker Rachel Schad said the shop has really become the central spot for students and families. In the evenings, lots of students come in with their...

An American staple: Best burger

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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Since 1974, Cougar Country’s burgers have satisfied the stomachs of many with original recipes, in house preparation and burgers that take up half the plate. It's no surprise the diner on Grande Avenue took the spot for best burger in town.Longtime employee and manager Brian Power said the American ...

Hunting for WSU gear in Pullman: Best place to buy a gift

Hunting for WSU gear in Pullman: Best place to buy a gift

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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“Save money, gift better” is the consensus with WSU students who have dubbed Walmart the best place to buy a gift.“We have a variety of everything, so we’re going to have what they’re looking for,” Store Manager Jennifer Bruse said.Walmart has been open at the Pullman location for four years a...

Finding the Nook: Best place to study on campus

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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The Holland Terrell Library has been voted as the best place to study on campus by students. There are several factors that make the library a better study spot than a dorm room or sofa.Most students said while the library is close enough to reach quickly on foot, its quiet halls and maze-like complexity ...

Entrepreneur, leader, mentor: Favorite professor

Entrepreneur, leader, mentor: Favorite professor

By Alysen Boston | Evergreen reporter

March 6, 2015


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WSU's entrepreneurship professor Joe Harris is the winner of the favorite professor category in the Student Choice Awards.Harris has been a faculty member at WSU since 1993 when he became a counselor for WSU’s chapter of the Small Business Development Center.At the Pullman campus, Harris teaches E...

The penultimate porcelain throne: Best bathroom

Tyler DeLong | Evergreen columnist

March 6, 2015


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The john, the loo, the pinnacle of porcelain poopers, which campus bathroom gets your vote? We checked the polls and the results are in, hold your breath folks.In a close contest that plopped many contenders awry, the 2015 Student Choice Award for Best Bathroom goes to – the CUB!I absolutely had to go...

ASWSU aims to serve the interests of students: best student organization

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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Students at WSU voted ASWSU the best student organization in Pullman.Known as the student governing body and voice of the Cougs, ASWSU has accomplished a lot since the beginning of fall 2014.“It’s exactly what we want to hear as a student organization. We want to be as beneficial as possible to stud...

What makes for a great Friday night: Best place to grab a beer, best happy hour, best bar, and best bartender

What makes for a great Friday night: Best place to grab a beer, best happy hour, best bar, and best bartender

DUSTIN VANDEHOEF | Evergreen reporter

March 6, 2015


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Best Place to Grab a Beer:In a town like Pullman, knowing the best places to grab a beer with friends is fundamental to the college experience.The coveted first place went to Pullman's 80-year-old bar, The Coug.“It's an intimate, fun place, and you get to know our bartenders really well,” Manager Lau...

Study Munchies: Best study snack

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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Coffee is a staple in most college students’ diets.We drink coffee in the morning, we drink coffee in the afternoon, we drink coffee in the evening. Then, because of all the coffee we’ve had to drink that day, we can’t sleep. And the next day, we drink coffee to stay awake.This is not an unusu...

Straight from the cows: Best ice cream and cheese

Straight from the cows: Best ice cream and cheese

ADDY FORTE | Evergreen reporter

March 6, 2015


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Ferdinand’s Ice Cream offers many favorites, but Tin Lizzy was voted the best. Russ Salvadalena, WSU creamery manager, said a lot of Ferdinand’s ice cream flavors have been around for years and they rarely change them.“It’s sort of a nostalgia thing, when alumni come back to campus they lik...

Porch Light fires up its ovens: Best pizza

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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As a staple late night and party food, pizza places in Pullman have stiff competition.Porch Light Pizza, a recently opened specialty restaurant located downtown won the award for best spot to grab a slice.“We opened last April,” Porch Light Manager George Swanger said. “It’s the owners of Southfork, they ...

Get away in Coeur d’Alene: Best weekend getaway

From staff reports

March 6, 2015


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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...

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