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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...

Gun Club works to raise awareness, increase education on guns

Gun Club works to raise awareness, increase education on guns

MARCO MCCRAY, Evergreen reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

WSU’s Gun Club is a group that wants to help raise gun awareness, promote gun safety and debunk common misconceptions about firearms on campus, club Treasurer Logan Pruitt said. Growing up on a farm, Pruitt has been exposed to and influenced by the use of firearms since a very young age, he said. “It’s...

Men for Social Change strive to educate, change social norms

Men for Social Change strive to educate, change social norms

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Given the recent death of WSU football quarterback Tyler Hilinski, clubs and organizations on campus have focused on raising awareness not only of the importance of mental health, but other societal issues. Men for Social Change is working alongside some of these groups to broaden their reach on campus. Men...

Palouse Juice owner promotes healthy lifestyle

Palouse Juice owner promotes healthy lifestyle

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

For Toni Salerno-Baird, opening her first business, Palouse Juice, was a dream driven by her self-proclaimed love of people. The ambition translated into nearly six years of work for her and her husband. Palouse Juice is an all-organic, all-natural vegan juice bar with a menu consisting of juices,...

Archery club overcomes obstacles, regulations

Archery club overcomes obstacles, regulations

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

One of the only weaponry clubs on WSU’s campus, the Archery Club, has a shooting range in the basement of the Stephenson Complex. Tyler Chu, club president and a junior material science major, is a certified archery coach and a two-time state archery champion in Washington in 2013 and 2014. Chu...

Cougar Safe Rides searches for new volunteers

Cougar Safe Rides searches for new volunteers

Sydney Brown, Evergreen life editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Women’s Transit became a staple of WSU’s transportation system decades ago, but its revival as Cougar Safe Rides poses new challenges and expectations for its program leaders. One of the four program leaders, graduate math major Jarrick Wick, began his role in Women’s Transit during his freshman...

Moscow Food Co-op class teaches healthy eating on budget

Samuel Ruth, Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Life, Wellness

As a college student or young adult trying to make a living, eating healthy with spending limits may seem hard. Moscow Food Co-op’s class series “Healthy Eating on a Budget” aims to teach people how to eat healthy while not breaking the bank.   Co-op Education and Event Coordinator Max Newland...

WSU alumnus develops therapy model

WSU alumnus develops therapy model

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Life, Wellness

A psychotherapist based out of San Francisco recently developed a method to reduce stress and anxiety in 30 seconds. Phil Boissiere is a father, husband, couple’s therapist, adult ADHD counselor and WSU alumnus. He developed his own mindfulness technique while his daughter was still an infant, Boissiere...

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