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Things change, don’t be rigid about your major

Things change, don’t be rigid about your major

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen columnist

February 11, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase

When it comes to choosing a major, it can be daunting to make a decision that has the potential to change the trajectory of the rest of your life. At the ripe age of 18, young adults are hasty to decide their majors, and a vast majority of them end up changing it during their four years. Take your...

Don’t spend $500 at Dutch Bros. this semester

Don’t spend $500 at Dutch Bros. this semester

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen columnist

February 6, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

Two weeks ago, I awoke to the sound of my phone buzzing like a swarm of angry wasps — my mother. I looked through all the notifications, and, to my dismay, I’d received a text that read, “Do u know that you have spent in the past 6 months in Dutch brothers $350 and Starbucks $140. That would...

Local cafe manager runs reiki business

Local cafe manager runs reiki business

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

February 6, 2019


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

Pups and Cups is a cafe for humans and dogs, but its general manager, Steven Mislosky, runs a little-known side business. Mislosky is a Reiki healer and tarot reader, and I suggest you give it a try. Mislosky said he uses Reiki, a no-touching aura massage, to spread good energy to the body, even from...

Get ready, graduate school creeps up on students

Get ready, graduate school creeps up on students

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

February 1, 2019


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Lifestyle

As unemployment rates continue to skyrocket and college degrees alone mean less, young adults today see advanced degrees as more and more necessary. Many Cougs, including myself, plan to continue their education in graduate school, law school or other programs after graduation. But you have to get...

WSU should support students on autism spectrum

WSU should support students on autism spectrum

SARINA SHARPE, Evergreen columnist

January 30, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase, Wellness

In every college student’s time at university, there comes a moment when they need extra support to get through an assignment, life event or difficult day — but is support available to students on the autism spectrum? One program on campus, ROAR (Responsibility, Opportunities, Advocacy and Respect),...

Friends don’t let friends get typical tattoos

Friends don’t let friends get typical tattoos

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen columnist

January 16, 2019


Filed under Columns, Features, Life, Top-feature

Tattoos are forever. So when you get the courage to touch needle to skin, you better make sure it’s a good decision. Owners of Blood Diamond Ink built their tattoo shop on a foundation of good communication to ensure clients are happy with their final pieces. Owner Chris Peltier has 16 years of experienc...

Local cafe adds beer, wine bar with grand reopening

Local cafe adds beer, wine bar with grand reopening

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

January 11, 2019


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

Want a coffee but don’t want to wait in the Starbucks line in the Spark? Are you a dog lover? Pups and Cups Cafe will host its grand reopening from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday. The cafe will now include a beer and wine bar. Owner CJ Robert and General Manager Steven Mislosky will cut the ribbon wit...

Prevent Seasonal Affective Disorder

Prevent Seasonal Affective Disorder

TATIANA MEAOLE, Evergreen columnist

January 9, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Top-feature, Wellness

With frosty school days ahead, depression and anxiety are definitely the last things anyone wants to start the semester with. Seasonal Affective Disorder or, as most recall it, the “winter blues” could impact you. If you know SAD, then this is for you. “As [some people] get into the winter...

Don’t ruin your first week back with a headache

Don’t ruin your first week back with a headache

TATIANA MEAOLE, Evergreen columnist

January 9, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature, Wellness

There is no better way to celebrate the start of the semester than suffering through a hangover on syllabus week. If you woke up this morning with last night’s great decisions still weighing on you, then I can assure you, there is a chance you are not going to make it through this week with your...

Letter from the Life editor: Section will feature magic people

Letter from the Life editor: Section will feature magic people

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen Life Editor

January 7, 2019


Filed under Columns, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

There’s a rich supply of soul in this town that too often goes unnoticed. My goal as Life editor this semester is to give that spirit some attention so it might move you. I didn’t recognize the unique value Pullman has to offer until I started writing for The Daily Evergreen, and I’ve lived...

Prepare for this season, Cougs: winter is coming

Prepare for this season, Cougs: winter is coming

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen columnist

December 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Wellness

Seeing the snow fall on the field during Apple Cup means the cold is here to stay. Preparing for the change in weather can be hard, so how should you prepare? According to the WSU website, 22% of WSU students are out-of-state and international students, meaning some of us aren’t ready for the Eastern...

Letter from the Life editor: Goodbye to Life, hello to new responsibilities

Letter from the Life editor: Goodbye to Life, hello to new responsibilities

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Involvement, Life

One year ago, I joined The Daily Evergreen as a Life reporter. Today, I’m conducting interviews as next semester’s managing editor. This marks my last day as the Life editor. When I first started this job, I knew I was in way over my head. I’d only had a semester of reporting experience under...

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