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An elementary love

Catherine Kruse | The Daily Evergreen

February 3, 2014


Filed under Columns

What do Scooby-Doo, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Hello Kitty have in common?Yes, they’re all cartoons. But for many of us, they were some of our favorite Valentine’s Day card themes in elementary school.Valentine’s Day is notorious for taking over the month of February. Originally, the holiday existed to celebrate a s...

Represent the 12th Man

Represent the 12th Man

Catherine Kruse | Daily Evergreen

January 31, 2014


Filed under Columns

Blue, green and silver football jerseys have taken over the nation, especially in the Seattle area. No surprise, considering the Seahawks are battling the Broncos at the Super Bowl this weekend.Whether you’re going to the game, watching it on TV, or listening to it on the radio, there’s no excuse for not gearing...

Good body image carries weight in the bedroom

Good body image carries weight in the bedroom

Abby Student | Evergreen relationship columnist

January 30, 2014


Filed under Columns

I have never seen my grandmother wear makeup.Sixty-five years ago, my grandfather told her that she didn’t need to wear it because she was already beautiful. Since then, she hasn’t.Naturally, as they began to build their family, her hips widened and her weight fluctuated. My grandfather always reminded her that he would love ...

Beautifully Chaotic

Beautifully Chaotic

Alex Graff | Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2014


Filed under Life

An organized chaos of artwork greets museum-goers who visit the Museum of Art at WSU’s new exhibit, “Create: Art by Artists Outside the Mainstream.”The exhibit, which includes more than 70 pieces of art made by 20 artists, is not typical for the WSU Museum of Art, said Debby Stinson, the marketi...

LA drops ACIDIC band on Spokane

Hannah Lambert | The Daily Evergreen

January 30, 2014


Filed under Life

“We were all finishing high school, and we just wanted to have fun and play music,” said Michael Gossard, the lead singer of Los Angeles band ACIDIC that will play at the Knitting Factory in Spokane on Saturday.Gossard said ACIDIC started coming to Spokane in 2010 and since then has performed fou...

Failing in the kitchen: the key to culinary success

Maxwell Reister | Evergreen food reporter

January 28, 2014


Filed under Columns

There is no defeat as bitter as failed cooking. After drooling over beguiling recipe photos, spending precious money on special ingredients, and dedicating time and life-force to creating a meal, something went wrong and you are left with an inedible monster.After shamefully scraping the remains of ...

Molded by Students

Molded by Students

Catherine Kruse Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2014


Filed under Life

“If you like to feast upon art with your eyes, it’s very good,” said Chi Alpha staff member Shannon Roberts when asked to describe Sketch Wednesdays.This event is an opening reception for new exhibits in the CUB Gallery, which interchange monthly throughout the school year. The previous Sketch We...

Funk invades Moscow

Jazmin Rodriguez Evergreen reporter

January 28, 2014


Filed under Life

Sophistafunk has created their own style through the mix of electronic, hip-hop and funk. This unique trio from Syracuse, New York has found a way to show the world what they produce through touring in the UK and now the United States.“Sophistafunk is a multi-genre tour de force, jam packed with vin...

Snooping around: Snoop Dogg to headline WSU’s Springfest

Snooping around: Snoop Dogg to headline WSU’s Springfest

Catherine Kruse Evergreen Reporter

January 28, 2014


Filed under Events, Life

Snoop Dog is coming to Pullman this April and headlining the Student Entertainment Board’s annual Springfest event.Tickets go on sale at the CougarCard Center and TicketWest.com on Feb. 4.Springfest is put on by SEB to celebrate student accomplishments and the ending of another school year. Activities...

Ying Yang Twins rap up Pullman

Ying Yang Twins rap up Pullman

Damion Clark Evergreen Reporter

January 27, 2014


Filed under Life

It’s one thing to post an old photo to Facebook on Throwback Thursday, but posting from a Throwback Thursday concert takes the trend to a whole new level.The bass shook the entire block around Stubblefields Jan. 23 when the Ying Yang Twins, the hip-hop duo behind hits like 2003’s “Salk Shaker,” c...

Be selective when picking a partner

Abby Student | Evergreen Relationship Columnist

January 23, 2014


Filed under Columns

I once received a piece of advice that I’ll never forget.During an interview I asked my interviewer whether I should narrow my job search within my field or try several careers in communication.She replied, “Finding out what you don’t want to do is the best way to find your way to what you want. ...

Six steps to six-pack fitness

Hannah Lambert | Evergreen columnist

January 23, 2014


Filed under Columns

Between classes, clubs, socializing, and work, nobody has the time or energy to do anything other than flop down on the couch with a jar of Nutella and watch three seasons of a favorite show on Netflix. With January almost over, many who vowed to get fit in 2014 are faced with the realization that they h...

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