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SHAPING debunks Asian-American education stereotypes

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2016


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Asian-American and Pacific Islander high school students from across the state of Washington attended the annual WSU SHAPING Conference this past weekend, a three-day, WSU student-led conference encouraging them to pursue higher education.SHAPING (Shaping High School Asian Pacific Islanders for the Ne...

‘Gleason’ explores the complexity of father-son relationships

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

October 17, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="4f57017e-940d-11e6-aba2-ff4a06cbf9b5"}}Steve Gleason, WSU alumnus and former safety for the New Orleans Saints is revered and remembered for his pivotal blocked punt during the team's first game back in the Superdome post-Hurricane Katrina. His actions gave hope and re...

Mulan remake should bring honor to Asian-Americans

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

October 10, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="c6210ba4-8e92-11e6-96a4-cb695a9c7c68"}}In the film “Mulan,” the main character makes the courageous decision to take her father’s place in the army as the cries of war loom overhead.Disney has announced a live-action remake of “Mulan” scheduled to be relea...

“Modern Family” encourages political correctness

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

October 3, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="a9daff80-890c-11e6-9bb7-13df2eec336f"}}The ABC award-winning sitcom “Modern Family” made television history last Wednesday for featuring the first openly transgender child actor.The episode titled “A Stereotypical Day” presents parents Cameron (Eric Stonestr...

‘Haze’ screening reveals a traditional analogy of Greek life

‘Haze’ screening reveals a traditional analogy of Greek life

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

September 26, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="4322e974-8394-11e6-8dbd-b72cd2c64814"}}The feature film "Haze" can be summarized with the phrase, "I'll do whatever it takes to get in this frat." This bold line is echoed throughout college campuses everywhere, but never before has it been so vividly captured than in...

Netflix for the win: TV season is streaming season

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

September 14, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="9021573c-7a2b-11e6-8a9a-b3a0f42d3474"}}Should I buy books from the Bookie or Amazon? Should I stay in or drop out of this class? With a new semester in session, these questions are all signs of inquisitive, well-informed and prepared students. The three-way battle between ...

Zendaya is your new Mary Jane Watson, deal with it

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

September 7, 2016


Filed under Columns, Life

Actress Zendaya has been announced to play the iconic love interest to Spider-Man, Mary Jane Watson. She will be the first African American actress to play the character, and that news doesn't sit well with some fans.If fans can deal with a fictional world of super soldiers, a giant green monster, No...

For the love of artistry, buy a music subscription

For the love of artistry, buy a music subscription

MADISON JACKSON | Evergreen music columnist

September 2, 2016


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When it comes to spending money, most college students avoid it at all costs. A college student’s unwillingness to pay for music streaming and purchasing creates consequences that affect the artist more than anyone else. Artists, musicians and bands spend hundreds of hours to write, record,...

Remembering Gene Wilder: the Evergreen says good-bye to Willy Wonka

Remembering Gene Wilder: the Evergreen says good-bye to Willy Wonka

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

August 31, 2016


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Iconic American comic actor Gene Wilder, star of “Willy Wonka,” died at age 83. According to the New York Times, Wilder’s nephew reported on Monday that the actor and writer died at his home in Stamford, Connecticut, from Alzheimer’s disease.Born Jerome Silberman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on ...

‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ leaves lasting impression

‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ leaves lasting impression

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen movie columnist

August 29, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="16f868ec-6d9b-11e6-9e7a-6bb5b713a067"}}{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="02dd1434-6d96-11e6-a5ba-87df07b369ee"}}Summer typically means two things for people: adventure and blissful fun, or unfulfilling and bland routine day in and day out. This season’s slate of mo...

Explore music that makes you feel good

MADISON JACKSON | Evergreen music columnist

August 29, 2016


Filed under Columns, Life

With so many different types of music, it’s alarming that so few styles make their way to radio stations. It can be hard to find something else, especially in a rural college town with little other than country and the top 40. However, every once in a while, the drive back to Pullman begins la...

Suicide Squad disappoints DC Comics fans’ expectations

Suicide Squad disappoints DC Comics fans’ expectations

DANIEL ANDERSON | Evergreen life columnist

August 19, 2016


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{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="c2792142-65c2-11e6-8742-0702183c858e"}}One of the key factors that makes a story a beloved classic is the complexity of the villain. A hero is only as good as their dark counterpart. So, a movie all about the complicated villains from the shelves of DC Comics should ...

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