The Daily Evergreen

Dedicated to giving back to local youth

Dedicated to giving back to local youth

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen life & leisure editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Sports

A constant thumping of shoes connecting with the ground can be heard over the gasps of people reaching for air as sweat and exhaustion covers their face. “15 seconds,” Cara Hawkins-Jedlicka shouts. The intensity of the thumping increases and then a whistle blows signaling a transition from...

Hand-crafted, Palouse grown family business

Hand-crafted, Palouse grown family business

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

More and more people are moving away from mass-produced goods and toward hand-crafted wares made in their local communities. On the Palouse there are many small businesses that provide these handmade products to consumers who are wanting to shake the hand of the person who made it rather than buy...

FFA plans Pullman plant adoption

FFA plans Pullman plant adoption

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

The Pullman High School Future Farmers of America chapter helps ring in springtime with a plant sale. This year, the 18th annual sale will raise money to send the members to the organization’s national championship. For two years, high school junior Aliya Dunlap, the FFA treasurer, has been a part...

Greek chapters prepare for next year’s recruitment

Greek chapters prepare for next year’s recruitment

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

For people who haven’t gone through any form of Greek recruitment, the process could seem daunting and complicated. College students who have considered Greek life have different ways of approaching the process, the most popular being formal recruitment. Women interested in joining one of the fourteen...

Center wants to help survivors, victims find peace

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2018


Filed under Features, Life, Wellness

In 1980, survivors of sexual assault and domestic abuse finally received a resource center that didn’t require driving several hours to find help. Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse provides those who’ve been impacted by violence or assault with a confidential resource to help them cope with...

Raptor club wants to protect birds of prey

Raptor club wants to protect birds of prey

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The WSU Raptor Club is one of the only clubs on campus that allows students and community members to interact directly with wildlife without any prior experience. Mia Patterson, social media specialist for the College of Veterinary Medicine, is the public relations officer for the Raptor Club. She...

Students correct abortion misconceptions

Students correct abortion misconceptions

MARCUS STEPHEN COX, Evergreen reporter

March 30, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life

For Sydney Pederson, president of WSU organization and Planned Parenthood affiliate Generation Action, supporting Planned Parenthood is not only about protecting reproductive rights, but ensuring healthcare as a right for everyone. According to Planned Parenthood Action Fund’s website, Generation...

Stratton Cutting Garden offers spring floral recommendations

Stratton Cutting Garden offers spring floral recommendations

AUDREY HUDDLESTON, Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Life, Wellness

For those wishing to get their early flower fix this spring, one Pullman business that will be flower-filled is Stratton Cutting Garden. Jane Stratton, who owns the garden, said daffodils and tulips usually start blooming first. She predicts these flowers will begin to fill her garden at the end of...

APAW offers place for Asian women

APAW offers place for Asian women

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

March 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

The students of the Association of Pacific and Asian Women, also known as APAW, want to prioritize educating the campus about their culture and working to make their school a better, more diverse place. A small group on campus, APAW is a branch of the Coalition for Women Students that is a “very...

Black women represented, given a voice

Black women represented, given a voice

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

March provides a month for women to receive acknowledgment, and WSU’s Black Women’s Caucus hopes to achieve a wider reach across campus as they raise awareness for black women’s role in history. Whitney Nelson, the president of the Black Women’s Caucus, said this organization has helped her...

Coalition for Women Students celebrates women’s month

Coalition for Women Students celebrates women’s month

AUDREY HUDDLESTON, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

In 1912, students created an organization meant to represent a unified vision for women at WSU. Originally called the Association for Women Students, the name changed in 1993 in order to represent the different student groups involved. Since then, the Coalition for Women Students has developed into...

BSU reflects on diverse events, inclusion

BSU reflects on diverse events, inclusion

AUDREY HUDDLESTON, Evergreen reporter

February 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The Black Student Union kept busy this February due to events celebrating Black History Month for the student body. Other organizations collaborated with the club for some of these events. The Student Entertainment Board and BSU combined their efforts to organize the Hip-Hop Arts Festival on Friday. “Collabs...