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Dedicated to giving back to local youth

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen life & leisure editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Sports

A constant thumping of shoes connecting with the ground can be heard over the gasps of people reaching for air as sweat and exhaustion covers their face. “15 seconds,” Cara Hawkins-Jedlicka shouts. The intensity of the thumping increases and then a whistle blows signaling a transition from...

Building a stronger bond, instilling discipline

Building a stronger bond, instilling discipline

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life

The bond between a dog and its human is vital to the success of the relationship. Dog obedience classes are a way for this bond to be strengthened. Denise Waiting has trained dogs professionally for over 25 years, and will be hosting dog obedience classes through Pullman Parks and Recreation that...

Yoga class provides love to cats looking for home

Yoga class provides love to cats looking for home

RYAN BLAKE, Evergreen reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

Sanctuary Yoga in Pullman will host Cats to the Mat on Sunday. It will feature a mix of restorative yoga, a style focusing on relaxation, and yin yoga, which emphasizes deeper stretching. Both styles incorporate basic movements and postures suitable for beginners. Class instructor Andrea Perkins said...

Annual Pullman ArtWalk highlights local talent

Annual Pullman ArtWalk highlights local talent

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

The ninth annual Pullman ArtWalk kicks off today and will showcase the talented artwork of people within the community. “There is no other arts festival in the Pullman community that celebrates local art like this,” Joanna Bailey, interim chair of the Pullman Arts Commission, said. “This year,...

Hand-crafted, Palouse grown family business

Hand-crafted, Palouse grown family business

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

More and more people are moving away from mass-produced goods and toward hand-crafted wares made in their local communities. On the Palouse there are many small businesses that provide these handmade products to consumers who are wanting to shake the hand of the person who made it rather than buy...

Children find passion for theatre with hands-on experience

Children find passion for theatre with hands-on experience

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 11, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life

Everyone deserves the right to explore activities they love at any age. Those interested in theatre don’t generally have that option until they reach high school. The Heritage Arts Academy located in Moscow hopes to give younger individuals the opportunity to find their love for theatre and the arts...

Local farmers market returns to Pullman

Local farmers market returns to Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Fresh produce and locally sourced meats are becoming more and more popular. The easiest way to access this local produce and meats is through a farmers market. Amada Argona, Pullman Farmers Market manager, has worked with both the Moscow and Pullman markets and said she loves getting to know the ...

How to overcome stress during finals

How to overcome stress during finals

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

April 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life

Finals week: the dreaded time of too many exams, saying goodbye to friends and packing up all belongings to store in a garage until the fall. Surviving this week will be a challenge, but you’ll come out of it a better person with better grades if you follow this advice. I, myself, have not just...

Tips on how to organize, pack for upcoming move-out week

Tips on how to organize, pack for upcoming move-out week

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen columnist

April 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life

Whether you lived in a dorm, apartment, Greek chapter house or a house near campus this past year, the last week of school has unfortunately approached. With the last few days filled with finals and last-minute moments with friends, packing up your living space can sound like a daunting and tedious...

Greek chapters prepare for next year’s recruitment

Greek chapters prepare for next year’s recruitment

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

For people who haven’t gone through any form of Greek recruitment, the process could seem daunting and complicated. College students who have considered Greek life have different ways of approaching the process, the most popular being formal recruitment. Women interested in joining one of the fourteen...

Cougar Kids Camp plans summer activites

Cougar Kids Camp plans summer activites

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Involvement, Life, Showcase

Finding a way to keep children safe and entertained over the summer can be a challenge. The Cougar Kids Camp gives parents on the Palouse the clarity of mind that their kids are having a safe, fun experience for an affordable price. Camp Director DJ Mackie has been a part of the Cougar Kids Camp since...

Life at Sea: Trekking with camels

Life at Sea: Trekking with camels

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

April 16, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life

My feet sank into the soft fine sand of the Sahara Desert in Morocco as we stepped off our bus. I heard the low grumble of a massive caravan of camels and saw over a hundred of them sitting in the sand, illuminated by nothing more than the few flashlights the guides use to find their way around. Heavy...