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Does a secret room on campus store belongings?

Does a secret room on campus store belongings?

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 20, 2019


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Waller Hall is one of the oldest halls at Washington State University and holds quite the secret. Andrew Beck, coordinator for leadership and diversity initiatives for the resident life department and adviser for RHA, said a room in the hall has been dedicated to items owned by previous residents. â€...

Architecture students reimagine Pullman

Architecture students reimagine Pullman

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen life editor

March 18, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

A WSU professor of landscape architecture wants to start conversations to radically change the city of Pullman. This semester, Steve Austin's class of 14 landscape architecture juniors worked in pairs to design plans for their booklet, “Seven Ideas to Transform Our City.” In the fall, seniors i...

Fashion display recognizes cultures

Fashion display recognizes cultures

SARINA SHARPE, Evergreen reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Textile and apparel students designed clothes for a new culturally conscious exhibit, which premiered Wednesday as part of International Women's Week. The Fashion as Culture Showcase displayed clothing from several different cultures in different places around the globe at the Holland and Terrell...

Student, TA, supervisor juggles responsibilities

Student, TA, supervisor juggles responsibilities

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

For Sarah Sherrod, the word “ambitious” doesn’t begin to paint the picture. She exemplifies a student juggling interests. Sherrod is a WSU senior double-majoring in criminal justice and psychology. She takes the term “involvement” to a whole new level. As assistant hall director of Wilmer-Davis...

Events honor worldwide women’s week

Events honor worldwide women’s week

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

March 6, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life

International Programs and the Women*s Center present International Women’s Week on campus this week with the help of several on- and off-campus organizations. The week celebrates women’s accomplishments and significance through fashion trends and pieces. “We want people to realize that it’s...

Mardi Gras raises money for Palouse Youth Association

Mardi Gras raises money for Palouse Youth Association

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 4, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature

The Palouse Youth Association held its Mardi Gras event in Moscow on Saturday night. In her 10th year as event-runner, Genevieve Bode, Moscow Mardi Gras president, said she was happy with the turnout. “Everyone enjoyed their time in the event,” Bode said. “It seemed like a great time.” Bode...

WSU Canadian ice climb trip challenges students

WSU Canadian ice climb trip challenges students

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

March 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

The first time I noticed my fear of heights, I was helping my dad put up Christmas lights around our house. We walked along the roof, and as I leaned over the two-story edge, I felt my knees shake and my stomach drop. A wave of anxiety came over me, and I refused to hang the lights over that section...

Mardi Bra night supports local women

Mardi Bra night supports local women

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

Mardi Bra on the Palouse will host its third annual silent auction Sunday. Money raised will go to Alternatives to Violence on the Palouse and other local nonprofits. Alisha Dearmin, mental health therapist from Palouse River Counseling, is one of the programmers for the event. She said people who...

Moscow Mardi Gras continues 1970s tradition

Moscow Mardi Gras continues 1970s tradition

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

The Palouse Youth Association will host a charity event tomorrow that will give Pullman-Moscow locals a chance to celebrate Mardi Gras and give back to their community. Moscow Mardi Gras is an annual celebration that University of Idaho students started in the late 1970s. It’s now independent of...

Coffee shop to host Harry Potter party

Coffee shop to host Harry Potter party

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

March 1, 2019


Filed under Columns, Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Pups and Cups Cafe will hold its third annual Tri-Wizard Tournament tomorrow, and owners welcome all to “Slyther-in” to the event. The Harry Potter-themed event will feature a costume contest, trivia and house-made “butterbeer.” Steven Mislosky, general manager of Pups and Cups Cafe, will...

Chamber of Commerce to host event

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

February 27, 2019


Filed under Briefs, Community, Involvement, Life

Pullman Chamber of Commerce is working to host a one-day festival in late September. According to the Application for Pullman Lodging Tax Funds, the event will be called Field Fest 2019 and will feature local, regional and national musicians. A portion of the event’s proceeds will go toward the Cougar...

Fur Ball fundraises for animal shelter

Fur Ball fundraises for animal shelter

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

February 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature

The Whitman County Humane Society (WCHS) celebrated its 12th annual Fur Ball this weekend. The Fur Ball is the humane society’s largest fundraiser and raised approximately $53,000. Approximately 300 supporters of the humane society attended. “This event is so important to us because it’s...

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