The Daily Evergreen

Movie night held to showcase local autism programs

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

November 6, 2017

Several community organizations will host a movie night and panel about the impact of autism and support and outreach programs available in the area. The Disability Action Center NW will show the documentary “Swim Team,” in the Kenworthy Theater as the second film in the Reel Movie Mondays film...

Students build homeless shelter designs for class

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

November 6, 2017

Third-year architecture students at WSU’s School of Design and Construction will present portable homeless shelter designs at their school’s gallery. Last year, a group of students, led by professor Mona Ghandi, designed portable homeless shelters as a class project. Students were required to...

Winter market starts up in Moscow

KAYLA SIMONSON, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2017

Heart of the Arts, Inc. is having their first market of the winter season tomorrow featuring more than 30 vendors attending. Vendors at the Winter Market will be selling produce, jewelry, art work and other homemade items, according to their Facebook event page. Various Bangladeshi lunch specialties...

BookPeople to host children’s book club

KAYLA SIMONSON, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2017

BookPeople of Moscow will be hosting after-school book club events beginning this November. On the first week, children ages 6 - 10 years old, as well as parents, are invited for a book discussion and accompanying activities on the book, “Chicken Squad” by Doreen Cronin. On the second week,...

Class teaches how to cook cheap, healthy

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 27, 2017

The Healthy Eating on a Budget Class is having its third session in a five-part series, and this Saturday’s theme is fruits and vegetables. Part of the focus of this family-friendly class is how to save money while still cooking healthy, according to their Facebook page. The class teaches creativity...

Dog costume contest supports humane society

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017

Dogs can join in on Halloween festivities with a dog-centered Halloween party and costume contest. Tail Waggin’ Adventures will host their first “Howl-o-ween” party with games catering to both dogs and human owners, offer exclusive deals on daycare packages and collect donations for the Whitman...

Open Access Week celebrated Halloween style

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017

WSU Libraries combines pumpkin carving and cookie decorating with the celebration of global awareness and the spread of scientific information around the world. International Open Access Week takes place around the world to promote the access and use of research. Open Access refers to free, immediate,...

Class educates on essential oil uses for pets

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017

While people have used essential oils for themselves for its therapeutic effects, they also have benefits for their pets. Viva la Vida Essential Oils and Humane Society of the Palouse will host a class about safe and beneficial essential oils to use with dogs, according to their Facebook event page. The...

Improve leader skills during free workshops

NINA WILLIS, Evergreen reporter

October 25, 2017

Registered Student Organizations have the opportunity to improve leadership skills as officers of their respective organizations. WSU Student Involvement will host a Student Organization Leadership Involvement Day designed for RSO leaders to go through a “choose-your-own-adventure” type of workshop...

Acclaimed poet to read her published work

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

October 23, 2017

A poetry reading by Irish poet Moya Cannon is taking place today. Cannon will read poems from her many published collections. The reading is free to students interested in attending, according to the news release. The reading is sponsored by the filmmakers of The Hunting Ground, a documentary about...

SAM’s Apothecary hosts essential oils class

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

October 20, 2017

SAM’s Apothecary is hosting an essential oils 101 course on Saturday from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. The event will take place at SAM’s Apothecary. The course consists of basic training on essential oils and their importance, according to their Facebook event page. It includes the origins and definitions...

Students hold tasting for their wines made in class

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen life editor

October 18, 2017

Viticulture and enology students will showcase a wine series they created in class, called “Blended Learning,” on Friday. This wine-tasting corresponds with homecoming festivities, and the students will pour two white wines and two red wines for participants to try, according to a news release. The...

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