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Washington Squirrel University: Typing aerobics

Washington Squirrel University: Typing aerobics

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

September 14, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Washington Squirrel University

‘I’m so much stronger than I thought I was’

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Wellness

A race that includes swimming for a long distance, immediately jumping onto a bike while still dripping wet and trying to get your legs to work again during a run can put huge amounts of stress on the body. The Palouse Sprint Triathlon welcomed many first-time triathletes and seasoned racers alike to tr...

Affinity Farm invites locals for community tour

Affinity Farm invites locals for community tour

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Wellness

Russell Poe and Kelly Kingsland usually hired help to assist with Affinity Farm, their one-acre farm they created 17 years ago. They opted to work alone this year. Poe and Kingsland annually invite community members to come to the farm for a tour of what a small-business farm looks like and how it oper...

Moscow Mountain Madness connects runners of all roads

Moscow Mountain Madness connects runners of all roads

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

Runners enjoyed one of the Palouse Road Runners’ four major annual races, Moscow Mountain Madness on Sunday morning. The race on Moscow Mountain started in 1978 and this year’s race included three options: 50K, 13.1 miles or 5 miles. For Moscow Mountain Madness, co-director Ron Horton said the...

Sprint Triathlon runs through Moscow

Sprint Triathlon runs through Moscow

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


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

The Palouse Sprint Triathlon allowed anyone on the Palouse to participate in an attainable race through Moscow on Saturday. Participants started with a 500 yard swim at the Hamilton-Lowe Aquatics Center, followed by a 15K bike ride through Moscow and a 5K run back to the finish line at the Aquatic Center. “It’s...

Triathlon encourages cooperation before competition

Triathlon encourages cooperation before competition

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

With only a few more sunny days in the year, Moscow has started preparations for the annual Palouse Youth Triathlon on Saturday. Kellisa Owens, recreation supervisor for youth activities at the City of Moscow, said she took it upon herself to make some adjustments to the course this year. “I...

Rebooting Butch’s Baking Club

Rebooting Butch’s Baking Club

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

With a new school year, new members and a new adviser, many would agree Butch’s Baking Club has changed significantly since the obstacles it faced in its pilot year. Club President Amy Baer-Peckham said her favorite time in the club was one week ago during the first meeting of this year. “Seeing...

Washington Squirrel University: Prep for game day

Washington Squirrel University: Prep for game day

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

September 7, 2018


Filed under Involvement, Life, Washington Squirrel University

Book corporation voiced by Cougs, for Cougs

Book corporation voiced by Cougs, for Cougs

HALLE LONG, Evergreen reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Features, Involvement, Life

Many students complain about the price of textbooks, but one student-run organization works to make textbooks as economically affordable as they can. Victory Jones, undergraduate student director of the Student Book Corporation (SBC), said she works to educate people on what the SBC does and stands...

Taking down patriarchy one unshaven leg at a time

Taking down patriarchy one unshaven leg at a time

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen columnist

September 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Involvement, Life, Showcase, Wellness

Ladies, you haven’t lived until you’ve felt the warm summer breeze through your luscious leg hair. Men won’t tell you how great it is but I will: it’s fantastic. “I don’t even know when I shaved my legs the last time, but I have that type of mentality,” said Carol Salusso, a professor...

Quick ways to add flavor to cheap meals

Quick ways to add flavor to cheap meals

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen columnist

September 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Community, Life, Showcase, Wellness

On a tight schedule and tight budget, students make a lot of simple meals on the go. If sandwiches, pasta and microwavable food are staples of your diet, you might be wondering how you could quickly — and cheaply — enhance your meals. Energized mac and cheese What can you do to add some swee...

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...

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