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Reflections of a gay man on World AIDS Day

Reflections of a gay man on World AIDS Day

KEVIN DIEMERT, Evergreen columnist

November 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Wellness

A year ago today I walked into Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, California, a place I loved to visit often. It just so happened to be in the days leading up to World AIDS Day. Hanging between the columns in the nave were original panels from the AIDS memorial quilt first laid on the national mall 30...

Wet socks might cure your cold this flu season

Wet socks might cure your cold this flu season

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase, Wellness

If you get a cold this winter your doctor can’t treat, you might turn to natural remedies from local naturopaths and herbalists, like sleeping in cold wet socks. Kathleen Ojeda, co-owner of the Nest Birth & Wellness Center in Pullman, said the fundamental differences between naturopathic and...

Decking your halls: college-style

Decking your halls: college-style

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Wellness

Thanksgiving has come and gone, so it’s finally acceptable for those of us who start to celebrate Christmas at the very beginning of November to bring out the stockings, lights and Christmas trees. It’s quite difficult, however, to get into the holiday spirit on a budget in a tiny college apartment,...

Make your friends, family smile with $15 or less

Make your friends, family smile with $15 or less

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

November 26, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Life, Showcase, Wellness

For the most part, we college students aren’t exactly rollin’ in cash. But since snow has already fallen and the giving spirit strikes hot this time of year, there’s a lot you can do with a $10. “I love getting expensive gifts,” freshman zoology major Briana Surfus said. “But those aren’t...

Palouse Juice presents soulful, healing evening

Palouse Juice presents soulful, healing evening

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

November 14, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Life, Showcase, Wellness

Palouse Juice, a juice bar and restaurant in downtown Moscow, hosted local singer Natalie Greenfield for a “Soulful Evening” of intimate performance on Friday. Warm light from Edison bulbs and tea candles gave the normally bright juice bar a laid-back cafe atmosphere. The shop retired noisy blenders...

Staying classy on a college budget: Guaca-more, please

Staying classy on a college budget:  Guaca-more, please

LUKE HOLLISTER, Evergreen columnist

November 7, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase, Wellness

If you’re not a trash human being then you know not to buy premade guacamole. This recipe is how I personally prefer to make guacamole. It might not be the correct way to do it, but it is a way that has brought happiness into the lives of others. I do not consider myself a guac master; rather, I consider...

Grammer performance highlights Coug spirit

Grammer performance highlights Coug spirit

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

John Splithoff had a secret to share with WSU on Friday night. The young artist’s first ever stadium-sized show was in Beasley Coliseum during Dad’s Weekend 2018. If Splithoff was nervous for such a large performance, he didn’t show it. Though the opener was likely unknown to most of the...

Don’t camp in spooky houses, malevolent spirits will kick you out

Don’t camp in spooky houses, malevolent spirits will kick you out

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen columnist

October 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Top-feature, Wellness

The Halloween season started early for Johanna Matthynssens, a junior environmental major at WSU, when she and Mia Giglio, local clairvoyant, hosted a seance at one of Giglio’s favorite abandoned houses Saturday night. Giglio, an English major at University of Idaho, has communicated with spirits...

Letter from the Life editor: 10 Halloween movies you have to see

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Wellness

Halloween parties aren’t for everyone. Sometimes there’s nothing better than spending the holiday shoveling handfuls of candy into your mouth while nearly sh-tting yourself over horror movies. This got me thinking about just how many great Halloween movies are out there. This list includes a mixture,...

Festive accessories dress up last minute costume ideas

Festive accessories dress up last minute costume ideas

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

October 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Top-feature, Wellness

The scariest part of Halloween is finding the perfect last-minute costume. But have no fear. With a bit of creativity and a few key pieces, anyone can put together something perfect for that last-minute costume contest or spooky supper. Sunken-in cheeks, overly pale skin and dark or odd colored...

Staying classy on a budget: Fettucine days

Staying classy on a budget: Fettucine days

LUKE HOLLISTER, Evergreen columnist

October 23, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase, Wellness

Real, fresh pasta is noticeably better than the dried stuff, and flattening out your dough with a rolling pin is very doable, it just takes a little more commitment and sweat. I made pasta by hand for months before finally getting a pasta machine. All you should do is use a little more egg whites and...

Local Wiccans take advantage of Hunter’s Moon

Local Wiccans take advantage of Hunter’s Moon

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

October 23, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Top-feature, Wellness

During this spooky week, you’ll notice the full moon’s impressive size and amber glow. October’s Hunter’s Moon has special meaning for local witches. Halloween developed from an old pagan Celtic holiday celebrating the dead, as many people have learned. But the full moon before Hallows’...

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