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Poster contest features market products

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter
May 5, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

The Moscow Farmer’s Market held the sixth annual poster contest, in which they announced Laura Marie McGreevy as winner. Opening in February this year, applicants submitted posters that represented aspects of farmer’s market culture.McGreevy’s poster used bits of produce, dried goods and fresh...

International students plan for the summer

International students plan for the summer

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter
May 5, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

The summer sun has finally made an appearance, which means the start of a much-needed break for WSU international students.The summer is a time when international students can travel in the U.S. without having to be enrolled in classes, senior SJ Al Arimi said.Al Arimi is an international student from Oma...

Capstone co-op collaboration

Capstone co-op collaboration

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter
April 14, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

Students in the WSU Capstone Agriculture and Food Systems course paired with the Moscow Food Co-op for the semester to work together to solve problems the company presented. Students involved with the project included seniors Joe Bergquist, an organic agriculture major; Taylor Choonhaurai, an agricult...

Some art screams, some whispers

Some art screams, some whispers

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter
April 5, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

Walking through the Masters of Fine Art (MFA) Exhibition, there is a jarring change in mood from the front to the back. The artwork begins with loud, chaotic pieces and suddenly shifts to quiet, minimalist works halfway through the exhibit. “The first half of the museum, the work is very expr...

Artwork inspired by science

Artwork inspired by science

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter
March 24, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="148586f0-104b-11e7-b735-7f4f8c79d889"}}Combining the fields of art and science, an exhibit at Prichard Art Gallery aims to showcase current research to the public.The Prichard Art Gallery opened the exhibit, “Visualizing Science,” on Feb. 10, featuring the work of U...

WSU foreign language ranked seventh most innovative

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter
March 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

WSU’s Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures recently ranked seventh in the Best Colleges’ 10 Most Innovative Colleges for Foreign Language Study. This list also includes major Ivy League universities such as Cornell, Columbia and Yale.When looking at the rankings, Best Colleges took a uni...

Sole hijabi woman in Murrow shares her story

MARIAH INMAN | Evergreen reporter
March 10, 2017
Filed under Features, Life

There tend to be misconceptions regarding why Muslim women choose to wear hijabs. Fadumo Ali, a senior in the Murrow College of Communication, is the only hijabi woman in her degree.A hijab is not just a garment without meaning, Ali explained. The garment allows hijabi women to be noticed as represe...

Beads and bayou food at Northside

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter
March 1, 2017
Filed under Events, Features, Life

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="db12ded2-fe42-11e6-a4f9-9befb20aa686"}}Mardi Gras festivities made their way to Pullman on Tuesday night, as participants wore feathered, purple, green and gold masks and Mardi Gras beads into Northside Dining Hall.During Tuesday’s lunch and dinner, traditional Mar...

Student composers make their debut

AILA IKUSE | Evergreen reporter
February 27, 2017
Filed under Events, Features, Life

Not only is WSU constantly generating new research, but also new music. Between the two composition studios at WSU, there are around 11 composition majors. Four of these majors will premiere or perform their original work from 11 a.m. to noon on Feb. 28 in Kimbrough Concert Hall.The concert is part of the...

No Man’s Land showcases female power

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER | Evergreen reporter
February 27, 2017
Filed under Events, Features, Life

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="e542c8b4-fcb6-11e6-9a1b-27092ab084e7"}}The month of February celebrates Women in Recreation with help from those at University Recreation. This year, after a month of events such as a women’s volleyball tournament, a women’s deadweight competition and a Pink Gloves ...

‘The phantom of the pawpurra is there’

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter
February 24, 2017
Filed under Events, Features, Life

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="6ce41174-fa46-11e6-a301-bf86a7002101"}}Adoptable pets, auctions, musical performances, and a catered buffet make up the latest Fur Ball and Yappy Hour fundraiser in Whitman County.Hosted by the Whitman County Humane Society (WCHS), the 10th annual Fur Ball strives t...

Inspiring writers through poetry

Inspiring writers through poetry

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen reporter
February 22, 2017
Filed under Events, Features, Life

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="5a43cfd4-f8be-11e6-b20f-4f25989e6b42"}}Whether developing skills in fiction, poetry or prose, emerging writers on campus can learn and gain inspiration from poetry readings.This Thursday marks the WSU English department’s latest Visiting Writer Series. Rebecca Gayle Howell, Kent...