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Learning fair encourages going global

Learning fair encourages going global

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The Office of International Programs coordinated a resource fair Wednesday to help students work through the challenges that come with study abroad by displaying various opportunities through the Global Learning Fair on the Glenn Terrell Mall. Global Learning Adviser Mayra Villegas said she wanted...

Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

August is drawing to a close and the Palouse Land Trust must prepare for one of the most eventful months of the year for Idler’s Rest Nature Preserve in Moscow. Jaime Walker, the event coordinator for the Palouse Land Trust, explained the annual month-long event called “Tales on the Trails”...

Main Street Squeeze looks toward expansion

Main Street Squeeze looks toward expansion

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Life, Wellness

September marks the one-year anniversary of the opening of Pullman’s first-ever juice and smoothie bar, Main Street Squeeze. This all-vegan and gluten-free establishment may still be in its infancy, but it’s already set to expand. Co-owners Destiny Sternod and Jason Vanworkum are a husband and...

Crimson Group raises money for Florida conference

Crimson Group raises money for Florida conference

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

The Crimson Group held a fundraiser last night to help send a few members to the October 2018 United We Dream Congress in Miami, Florida. They sold tacos to the Latino Night crowds out of a Meadow Brook apartment starting around 9 p.m. and are estimated to make over $1,000. The group doesn’t just...

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Events, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The Palouse offers countless outdoor recreation activities through its cliffs, hiking trails and rivers. The Outdoor Recreation Center wants to raise awareness for its programming through the fifth annual Palouse Outdoor Festival. “It’s important to show off our regional outdoor rec resources,”...

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2018


Filed under Community, Events, Features, Life, Top-feature

This weekend, Pullman celebrated the 30th annual National Lentil Festival. The city of Pullman’s claim to fame always takes place the weekend before classes start, giving the students the opportunity to explore their new home. “It’s a great introduction for the freshmen to their new community,...

Rico’s Pub encourages involvement in events

Rico’s Pub encourages involvement in events

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

Between live music, local history and popular dining, Pullman’s oldest bar and grill presents a different activity for every day of the week. A wide range of people favor Rico’s Pub, from professors to graduate students at WSU. Located downtown, with its historic location and tasteful decor, Rico’s...

Dimestore Prophets offer variety of genres

Dimestore Prophets offer variety of genres

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

August 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

What do you get when two musicians invite a complete stranger to a home studio for a recording session? For Ray, John and Eric, you get an instant friendship, and Moses Lake got the Dimestore Prophets. Vocalist, writer and guitarist Ray Glover said he and drummer John Wilson were trying to start...

Sculptor offers handmade ceramics to Palouse

Sculptor offers handmade ceramics to Palouse

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

July 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life

Artwork comes in many forms and can be made out of common household items, and local potter Kassie Smith enjoys providing people on the Palouse with these original, handcrafted pieces of art. Smith formally trained in ceramic sculpture and received a master’s degree in fine arts from University...

Vendor brings bread from home to table

Vendor brings bread from home to table

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

July 3, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life

Eric Sorensen is a science writer who wants to provide the Palouse with artisan bread through his business Clumsy Crow Baking. Sorensen has baked bread since his college days, but his love exploded when he visited The Bread Lab at the WSU-Mount Vernon Research Center while reporting on the products...

Comedian brings laughs to Palouse

Comedian brings laughs to Palouse

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

June 21, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

Very rarely are children given the opportunity to watch stand-up comedy, but Matt Baker gives families this chance with the funny stunt shows he performs around the country. “The kids love the visual stuff, all the stunts, and parents love the comedy,” Baker said. “It’s all family friendly...

Expressing passion through her artwork

Expressing passion through her artwork

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

June 21, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

Rhonda Skaggs has learned to use her artwork to represent many of her different loves. Skaggs has had an interest in art since she was a child and began her university experience as an art major. For nearly a decade, she volunteered with the Pullman School District and taught art at Jefferson Elementary...

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