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Seven simple rules

Seven simple rules

Abby Student | Evergreen sex and relationship columnist

April 3, 2014


Filed under Columns

Growing up, Dr. Seuss served as a mentor for all my life’s problems. By age 10, he had prepared me for the worst. I knew what to do in the event that I was served discolored breakfast foods, discovered strange objects in my pocket, and encountered a strangely dressed cat not once, but twice.Among a...

Gatsby goes Greek, parties for global charity

Sheltyn Rose | Evergreen reporter

April 3, 2014


Filed under Life

The Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity will put a new philanthropic twist on the age-old mullet theory of “business in the front, party in the back” at the Ensminger Pavilion Friday.As the largest business fraternity on campus with more than 100 members, Alpha Kappa Psi will host “The Great Fratsby” in an ef...

Scones prove durable, tasty gifts for mom and students

Scones prove durable, tasty gifts for mom and students

Maxwell Reister | Evergreen food columnist

April 2, 2014


Filed under Columns

Soon comes Mom’s Weekend at WSU, and with it the chance to thank your mom for giving you the gift of life. Sure, you could have tried to get here on your own, but chances are good you would have mucked it up and turned out as a leaf or a bug.So how to adequately thank her? Homemade scones seem ap...

Documentary exposes strenth, weakness of speechless men

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

April 2, 2014


Filed under Life

Two men, their typewriters and a journey across the globe produced a documentary film about speaking without words and banishing the societal myths surrounding autism.“Wretches and Jabberers” chronicles the stories of Tracy Thresher and Larry Bissonnette, two autistic men who travel to Sri Lanka, Japan and...

Last Coug standing

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

April 2, 2014


Filed under Life

The Compton Union Building (CUB) Lair will transform into a platform for students and locals to compete with their personal talents in Coug Spotlight.Coug Spotlight is an open mic competition sponsored by the Student Entertainment Board, with three rounds each semester. The first and second rounds ga...

Rockin’ with Mom

Melissa Essig | Evergreen music columnist

April 1, 2014


Filed under Columns

We all have so much love in our hearts for the wonderful woman we call mom. So much love, our campus dedicates an entire weekend to show just how much we appreciate them.To go along with Mom’s Weekend, I’ve created a playlist of songs devoted to you and your mom. With girl power ballads, classic j...

A teacher, a survivor

A teacher, a survivor

Lance Lijewski | Evergreen life editor

April 1, 2014


Filed under Columns

When Jacinta Malone was 17 years old, she had no idea she would soon get married, give birth to seven sons, move 2,000 miles away from home and undergo the removal of a life-threatening blood clot from her brain. To make matters more extreme, she had no idea it would all happen in less than a decade...

Nuthouse laughs with mothers

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

April 1, 2014


Filed under Life

This coming Mom's Weekend, Nuthouse Improv Comedy knows no boundaries as short jabs, raunchy humor, and visual demonstrations inspire a show designed specifically for students and their parents.Nuthouse is the Palouse’s improvised comedy troupe that performs on select Saturdays at Daggy Hall. For Mom’s Weekend, N...

Hear the people sing

Hear the people sing

Catherine Kruse | Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2014


Filed under Life

Thursday, a former criminal will be set free from a twenty year prison sentence and spend the rest of his life seeking redemption on the stage of Pullman’s Regional Theatre of the Palouse (RTOP).Set years before and at the dawn of the French Revolution, “Les Misérables” began as a novel by Victo...

Roll into Spring

Roll into Spring

Maxwell Reister | Evergreen food columnist

March 28, 2014


Filed under Columns

All the signs of spring are in effect. The sun seems to bounce up over the horizon. Birds trill jaunty scales at each other. Bewildered students stagger around campus in confusion at the sudden turn of reasonable weather.So shake off the winter wobbles with a pile of spring rolls stuffed with crunchy ...

Alumni opera singer revisits high notes of career

Heather Clements and Lance Lijewski | Evergreen reporter and Evergreen life editor

March 28, 2014


Filed under Life

Cougar alumni live all around the world, but it is rare when one stationed in Amsterdam voluntarily returns to the Palouse.Tonight, in Bryan Hall Theatre WSU alumnus Kristofer Barber will participate in a free voice recital alongside School of Music graduate students Juliana Witt and Alberto Ferro on...

Appaloosa saddled

Sheltyn Rose | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2014


Filed under Life

The Appaloosa Museum and Heritage Center will honor its founder George B. Hatley at 4 p.m. Friday during a ceremony in Moscow, Idaho.The museum’s board of directors will dedicate the west wing of the museum to Hatley during a memorial and ribbon cutting ceremony. He dedication will celebrate Hatley’s...

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