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Student activist reflects on impact at WSU

Student activist reflects on impact at WSU

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, News, Showcase

The first photo of Chijioke Emeka on Google is her LinkedIn portrait. In the picture, she wears a dark jacket and a professional smile, a nametag pinned to her chest. On her profile she writes she is a basic medical sciences student at WSU. “The world is full of sickness,” and she wants to do...

Leaving behind a better team

Leaving behind a better team

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, Mens, Sports

In its third year under Head Coach Marty Lees, WSU baseball has adopted a mantra — leave it better than when you got here. It’s something senior James Rudkin has focused on in his final season. “I feel like I’ve gotten better every single year,” Rudkin said. “The record doesn’t show...

Wanderscheid finds balance in senior season

Wanderscheid finds balance in senior season

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, Sports, Womens

Senior Bree Wanderscheid’s career came to an end last week with the conclusion of the women’s golf Pac-12 Championships in Seattle. Looking back, Wanderscheid said she will remember all the development she underwent and the good times she had while at WSU. “It’s cool to see over the past...

Morrow looks to end career with ‘an epic finish’

Morrow looks to end career with ‘an epic finish’

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, Sports, Womens

Long before senior oarswoman Emily Morrow sat in the stroke seat for WSU at the 2017 NCAA Championships, she modestly characterized herself as simply, “a girl from Canada.” “This opportunity as a whole was not something I expected to have,” Morrow said. Truth be told, Morrow doesn’t quite...

‘I have given Washington State everything I have’

‘I have given Washington State everything I have’

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, Mens, Sports

Tears streamed down Drick Bernstine’s face as exhaustion set in. Eyes blurred, Bernstine found his way to a shower in the 24 Hour Fitness bathroom. He reached for the handle, pulled it down and water rushed out. Fully clothed, Bernstine sank to the shower floor as water covered his body. For...

Senior reaches peak performance in final season

Senior reaches peak performance in final season

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Commencement, Features, Sports, Womens

Senior Barbora Michalkova’s time on the tennis court has come to an end. The Czech Republic native has finished her NCAA eligibility. Michalkova said she will miss everything about playing for the Cougars, especially her teammates, who she shares a close bond with. However, Michalkova has found a way to...

Seniors look beyond commencement

Seniors look beyond commencement

YASMEEN WAFAI, BAILEY CAMPBELL, and DEENA MIGLIAZZO

December 8, 2017


Filed under Commencement, News, WSU Pullman campus, WSU Vancouver

Bellevue native prepares for future in finance ASWSU senator, Pi Beta Phi sorority member and orientation counselor are just a few of the titles senior Courtney Crouch has held in her time at WSU. “It’s been absolutely amazing,” Crouch said. “I kind of never want to leave here.” A Be...

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