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Study finds 20 minutes in nature reduces stress

Study finds 20 minutes in nature reduces stress

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen columnist

April 10, 2019


Filed under Columns, Community, Life, Showcase, Wellness

While it is often talked about in various health programs, infomercials and New Year’s Eve resolutions, research shows going out into nature can actually help your health and mental well-being. In a study published in Frontiers in Psychology called “Urban Nature Experiences Reduce Stress in the ...

Moscow grill to host concert tonight

Moscow grill to host concert tonight

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Community, Life, Top-feature

Humble Burger started out as a farmer’s market booth in 2014; by 2015 the burger joint had a physical location. Humble Burger kicks off its family friendly concert season today with three local bands: Tomb Toad, Okay Okay and Meddling. Since the beginning of Humble Burger, the owners, Nate Wolff,...

Zeppoz bowling alley overhauls late night grill

Zeppoz bowling alley overhauls late night grill

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


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

Zeppoz, which houses a restaurant, bowling alley, casino and arcade, renovated its restaurant over the summer. The kitchen is open until 2 a.m., which makes it one of Pullman’s only spots to offer late-night food. The new eating area has a different character that looks more like a stand-alone...

ASWSU member works to prevent assault

ASWSU member works to prevent assault

VONNAI PHAIR, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Lifestyle, Showcase

Catherine Dunn, a senior political science major, is ASWSU’s Director of Health and Safety. Dunn’s passion for working to prevent violence, especially against women, shows through her involvement in ASWSU. “One thing that surprised me about this position was how often people reach out to...

Bar hosts Nat King Cole birthday bash

Bar hosts Nat King Cole birthday bash

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Lifestyle

On Nat King Cole’s 100th birthday, Rico’s Pub celebrated in his memory with a 1920s prohibition-style night. Cole was born just before the beginning of prohibition and became a jazz pianist and popular vocalist in the 1950s. On Saturday night, Pullman faculty, students and locals came to join...

Mechanic shop aims to be transparent, fair local option

Mechanic shop aims to be transparent, fair local option

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life

The owner of a small auto shop in Pullman prioritizes honesty. College Cabs Owner Rob Borden also owns Auto Repair at The Hive LLC, a company he said he started in October 2017 when College Cabs needed maintenance. “We wanted an affordable place for our cabs to get maintenance done on the rigs,”...

Sandwich shop offers cozy atmosphere

Sandwich shop offers cozy atmosphere

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life

Heros N Sports has been a staple of the Pullman community for 19 years this month, said the shop owner. When owner Jonathon McCabe first opened the shop with Jacqueline McCabe, Heros N Sports featured sports cards. While the shop is more focused on food now, there are still about 650,000 cards in...

Pub to host Roaring 20s jazz night

Pub to host Roaring 20s jazz night

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

April 5, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life

This weekend, Rico’s Pub will host people in 1920s wear and serve prohibition-era drinks. Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow, “A Night of Nat King Cole” will celebrate Nat King Cole’s 100th birthday and Jazz Appreciation Month. Rico's Owner Tawny Szumlas said the idea for the celebration sparked...

Zumba classes combine cultural influences

Zumba classes combine cultural influences

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

April 3, 2019


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

For many Cougs, Zumba is an athletic expression of culture and a way to relieve stress. “We embrace culture in Zumba rather than trying to make everything P.C., we welcome all forms of culture,” University Recreation Zumba instructor Sarah Dossey said. “We welcome people to give us suggestions...

Anthropologist doubles as yoga teacher

Anthropologist doubles as yoga teacher

VONNAI PHAIR, Evergreen reporter

April 3, 2019


Filed under Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature, Wellness

Yoga and anthropology instructor Tiffany Alvarez made her office on campus unique. She adorned the light-filled room with various yoga-inspired posters and trinkets. Alvarez first experienced the philosophy and physical practice of yoga during her time studying abroad in Bengaluru, India, which is...

Kitchen carries on Mexican tradition

Kitchen carries on Mexican tradition

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

April 1, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Top-feature

La Casa Lopez is a family-owned, family-friendly restaurant. Mitchell Lopez is one of three owners, along with his mother Irma and father Felix. He said the restaurant opened in 1994, but the three of them didn't co-own it until 2002. Lopez said the family of six came up from Guadalajara, Mexico...

Dancers perform Indian dance tonight for charity

Dancers perform Indian dance tonight for charity

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under Community, Life, Top-feature

Raji Soundararajan’s dance students have been practicing with dedication for months, and on Friday they will showcase their skills. The Sudiksha Center for Classical Arts of India’s annual charity fundraiser is an event Soundararajan said she and her students look forward to all year. This year...

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