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GALLERY: Fashion show celebrates breaking gender roles

GALLERY: Fashion show celebrates breaking gender roles

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

Fans of fashion, music and drag came together Tuesday in the CUB Senior Ballroom for a show that challenged ideas of gender and sexual expression through clothing. Unity Week Fashion & Drag Show: United We Are Stronger brought GIESORC members, students from WSU’s Department of Apparel, Mercha...

Dance event puts people into motion

Dance event puts people into motion

EURUS THACH, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Swing dance enthusiasts gathered Friday evening to celebrate their love of dance at the Daily Grind Coffeeshop. Besides the weekly Swing dance at the Moscow Moose Lodge, the Swing Devils of the Palouse also organizes a dance for Pullman dancers on every second Friday of the month. Kyle Doty, Swing...

Masquerade supports fire department

Masquerade supports fire department

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Firefighters and guests danced the night away at Whitman County Fire District 12’s inaugural Masquerade Ball to benefit community education Saturday night at SEL Event Center. Mirenda Stenbakken, Emergency Medical Services chief, oversaw planning the event. She said the ball was initially planned...

March remembers people who served the country

March remembers people who served the country

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

The ASWSU Student Veterans Committee honored veterans from all walks of life at the annual Veterans Day ceremony on Friday morning at the WSU campus. “When I think about this day four words come to mind: service, commitment, honor, and sacrifice,” Scott Carson, WSU regent and guest speaker, said. Veterans,...

Fire department hosts first masquerade dance event

Fire department hosts first masquerade dance event

MINDY MALONE, Evergreen reporter

November 5, 2019

Grab your glass slippers, it’s time for a ball. Whitman County Fire District #12 is holding its first-ever masquerade ball Saturday at the Schweitzer Engineering Laboratory Event Center. The doors will open at 6 p.m. Tickets cost $60. Emergency Medical Services Chief Mirenda Stenbakken headed...

U of I hosted alternatives to Halloween parties

U of I hosted alternatives to Halloween parties

EURUS THACH, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2019

University of Idaho students had another option for celebrating Halloween this year. Vandal Entertainment and Puzzle IQ company hosted “Escape the ISUB,” and provided a low-risk environment for students to solve puzzles on Halloween at the University of Idaho campus. This is the first year of “Escape...

5K helps attendees find their inner superhero

5K helps attendees find their inner superhero

NICOLETTE GOODCHILD, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2019

Runners dressed as Wonder Woman gathered Saturday morning on the WSU campus for the Wonder Woman College 5K run. The event was open to WSU students, staff and members of the Pullman community. The run had music, a variety of Wonder Woman themed merchandise and Insomnia Cookies for attendees. “I’ve...

Students ‘Hack-A-House’ for affordable living

Students ‘Hack-A-House’ for affordable living

CAROLYNN CLAREY, Evergreen reporter

November 3, 2019

As more people struggle to find affordable housing, one group of students had an idea: they designed an underground housing model as a solution to the affordable housing crisis. The WSU branch of the program had around 25 teams, or about 90 students, competing for a grand prize of $2500 and a trip...

Polls for pet photo contest close Saturday

Polls for pet photo contest close Saturday

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

October 30, 2019

Amber’s Grooming Salon is getting in the Halloween spirit this week with its 7th annual Halloween pet photo contest.   Participants have until Friday at 11 a.m. to submit their Halloween or fall-themed photos online. Each entry will then be posted on the Facebook event page, where people have unti...

Hack A House event to lower cost of living

Hack A House event to lower cost of living

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 30, 2019

Students have the chance to find real solutions for housing and even win some cash at the first WSU Hack A House competition this weekend. The event focuses on affordable housing in the Pacific Northwest. Ryan Smith, WSU School of Design and Construction director, said the Hack A House competition...

Club helps bring students together with food

Club helps bring students together with food

CAROLYNN CLAREY, Evergreen reporter

October 29, 2019

It was 10 freshmen, in the Olympia dorm lounge, with the … quesadilla? During the Week of Welcome festivities this year, this group of students got together for some food and games when founder and Quesadilla Club President Margaret Lipinsky and Secretary Walker Brooks got the idea to turn their friendly...

Fall Fest provides a space to de-stress

Fall Fest provides a space to de-stress

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

October 29, 2019

The Multicultural Student Mentorship Program is giving students a chance to unwind with their second annual Fall Fest. Event promoter Katerin Gomez is a mentor for the Native American Student Center. “The Fall Fest is just a time where mentors and mentees come together after midterms,” Gomez said. ...

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