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Gun Club works to raise awareness, increase education on guns

Gun Club works to raise awareness, increase education on guns

MARCO MCCRAY, Evergreen reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

WSU’s Gun Club is a group that wants to help raise gun awareness, promote gun safety and debunk common misconceptions about firearms on campus, club Treasurer Logan Pruitt said. Growing up on a farm, Pruitt has been exposed to and influenced by the use of firearms since a very young age, he said. “It’s...

Life at Sea: Americans face cultural differences

Life at Sea: Americans face cultural differences

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

February 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life

All public transit in Japan is meant to be silent. You get in quietly, sit down quietly, wait quietly, get up quietly and leave quietly. That is just the way it is done in Japan, especially when it is rush hour in the subways and hundreds of individuals pack into these tin tubes like sardines. If...

WSU plays role in growing wine industry

WSU plays role in growing wine industry

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under Involvement, Life

According to the Washington State Wine Commission, there were only 19 wineries in 1981. Today over 900 exist across the state. Washington is the second largest premium wine producer in the U.S., with California being the first. Latah Creek Wine Cellars of Spokane, which opened in 1982, is the 35th...

Life at Sea: Learning to love lightning on stormy ocean

Life at Sea: Learning to love lightning on stormy ocean

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

January 29, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life

Good evening voyagers. This is your captain speaking. I would like to inform you that we will be seeing swells larger than we have ever experienced. But do not be alarmed. You are always safe. Remember, one hand for yourself, and one for the ship.” Lovely. I remember watching shows about deep sea...

Men for Social Change strive to educate, change social norms

Men for Social Change strive to educate, change social norms

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Given the recent death of WSU football quarterback Tyler Hilinski, clubs and organizations on campus have focused on raising awareness not only of the importance of mental health, but other societal issues. Men for Social Change is working alongside some of these groups to broaden their reach on campus. Men...

Meditation begins at WSU Planetarium

Meditation begins at WSU Planetarium

AUDREY HUDDLESTON, Evergreen reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Involvement, Life, Showcase

This semester, the WSU Planetarium will host weekly meditative yoga sessions under the stars. The program is called Stellar Meditation and Jordan Wrigley, a local yoga teacher-in-training from Aloft Studios in downtown Pullman, will lead the sessions. Wrigley was recruited by Dr. Guy Worthey, an associate...

Archery club overcomes obstacles, regulations

Archery club overcomes obstacles, regulations

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

One of the only weaponry clubs on WSU’s campus, the Archery Club, has a shooting range in the basement of the Stephenson Complex. Tyler Chu, club president and a junior material science major, is a certified archery coach and a two-time state archery champion in Washington in 2013 and 2014. Chu...

Cougar Safe Rides searches for new volunteers

Cougar Safe Rides searches for new volunteers

Sydney Brown, Evergreen life editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Women’s Transit became a staple of WSU’s transportation system decades ago, but its revival as Cougar Safe Rides poses new challenges and expectations for its program leaders. One of the four program leaders, graduate math major Jarrick Wick, began his role in Women’s Transit during his freshman...

Life at Sea: Navigating friendships while on a real ship

Life at Sea: Navigating friendships while on a real ship

RYAN PUGH, Evergreen columnist

January 22, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Showcase

Living aboard a ship for four months can prove quite a jarring experience when compared to life on land. Semester at Sea, the study abroad program run by Colorado State University, is currently ferrying over five hundred students around the world on the 575-foot-long MV World Odyssey, also known as the...

UREC hosts all-access week for students and faculty

UREC hosts all-access week for students and faculty

Sydney Brown, Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Involvement, Life

University Recreation will host an All Access Week for those interested in a free preview of this semester’s classes. Previews will run throughout the day every day, with the earliest beginning at 6:30 a.m. and the last at 6 p.m.   Swimming Clinics Stationed in the Student Recreation Cent...

Volunteering: Learning about the community

Volunteering: Learning about the community

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Name: Kassi L. Rolin Position: WSU graduate, student engagement coordinator at the Center for Civic Engagement Could you give me an overview of what CCE does? “We are an on-campus resource for students, and we also work extensively with the local community and communities at a distance to g...

Chefs keep up on trending recipes

Chefs keep up on trending recipes

LATISHA JENSEN, Evergreen reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under Involvement, Life, Showcase

The aroma of spices and veggies filled the air as campus chefs sautéed freshly chopped ingredients in the Northside Dining Hall test kitchen. In one day, they tested three recipes: green chickpea curry, a Greek salad with lemon tahini sauce and smashed green chickpea avocado salad. Green chickpeas...

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