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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...

Ying Yang Twins take over Stubblefields

Staff Reports

January 23, 2014


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The Ying Yang Twins will perform Thursday at Stubblefields thanks to Event Director Erin Wischmann and Progressive Entertainment.Songs like “Bad,” “Dangerous,” “Salt Shaker,” and “The Whisper Song” have been some of the defining pieces of the Ying Yang Twins’ career and will be featu...

Macy’s clothing event to promote dinner

Staff reports

January 21, 2014


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Macy’s representatives will be in the CUB teaching students how to size their professional attire tomorrow afternoon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Professional apparel will be showcased as the representatives teach proper wear techniques.Macy’s will set up an informational table in the CUB providing other...

Nature on display

Nature on display

Catherine Kruse Evergreen Reporter

January 21, 2014


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Local artwork returns as the Moscow Food Co-op showcases photographs from Moscow resident Antone G. Holmquist, also known as Rufus T. Firefly.The Moscow Food Co-op’s mission statement, as stated on its webpage, is “building a strong, dynamic, consumer-owned natural foods cooperative through the us...

Stargazing 101

From staff reports

January 17, 2014


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Tonight, expand the mind and explore the universe with a tour of the night sky. The WSU planetarium will host “Stargazing 101,” a presentation for amateur and professional star gazers alike. Participants will be given a star chart and pointers on how to easily read spot constellations and extrater...

Play for pleasure, not to score

Lance Lijewski Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2014


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If “Blue Balls” and “Pink Pelvis” have ever been a concern, certified sex educator Jay Friedman assures students of all ages that explosive arousals aren’t as frequent as some would think.In last night’s “The J Spot: A Sex Educator Tells All,” Friedman tackled tough topics like rape, h...

Dance challenges gender roles with family friendly drag show

Maia Gabriel Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2014


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The ASWSU Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) will hold a drag show and dance to kick off the spring semester. The event will take place 5-11 p.m. Friday in the CUB Senior Ballroom, said the GSA program chair.The event will include a black light dance with a live DJ, a photo booth, and a WSU student-performe...

Embracing the lost art of a handwritten letter

Catherine Kruse Evergreen columnist

January 16, 2014


Filed under Columns

In an age of texting, email, Facebook, and FaceTime, that postcard of the White House still manages to sneak into student mailboxes courtesy of the aunt who visited D.C. for a leisure trip.Writing a letter by hand, slapping a stamp on it and sending it through the post office is often mocked as a foreign and an...

Witness the fantastic

Witness the fantastic

Catherine Kruse Evergreen reporter

January 16, 2014


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When a traditional love story has unorthodox twists, a story of fake rape, abduction, and lust ensues. All these can be found in the world’s longest-running production, “The Fantasticks.”The Nebraska Theatre Caravan will go on tour with their steampunk-themed adaption of “The Fantasticks,” which origi...

Maintaining fresh, safe sex in the new semester

Abby Student Evergreen sex columnist

January 16, 2014


Filed under Columns

As we dive into 2014 with new ideas, plans and goals for ourselves, I urge you to reflect on 2013. I’m talking about the good, the bad, and the sexy.Unlike eating healthier, going to the gym, or being more organized, I have developed some New Year’s resolutions that require nearly no physical ef...

New year, new semester demands a new lifestyle

Catherine Kruse Evergreen Columnist

January 14, 2014


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The New Year triggers a flood of ideas in our minds, but the one common concept that’s become a theme for the holiday is the idea of a New Year’s resolution.Some of the more popular resolutions involve weight loss, improving a career and shooting for a romantic relationship. The coming of a new ye...

Spring back into shape with UREC

Lance Lijewski Evergreen Reporter

January 14, 2014


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It’s Demo Week at the Student Recreation Center and Cougars across campus have four more days of free opportunities to train like a Spartan, strut some winter gear and dance up a sweat in Zumba classes.Urec is hosting classes that introduce students, staff, and alumni to the variety of fitness options ...

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