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In Your Words: Speechless

Rose Maria Robles, Pullman resident and high school student, holds a
CLAIRE PADILLA, Evegreen columnist June 4, 2020

*In Your Words is a series highlighting students’ personal stories. You can submit your piece to mint@dailyevergreen.com with the subject line “In Your Words.” A group of about 30 protesters were...

Cowboy poetry is alive on the Palouse

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter February 20, 2020

Cowboys existed long before Spotify or Barnes and Noble existed, but stories are even older. Back in the Old West, cowboys would tell stories and share music around the campfire, but that tradition didn’t...

In Your Words: Stereotypes hurt black women’s self-esteem

Stereotypes that target black women are nothing new, but they can hurt confidence while dating, especially dating outside of one’s own race.
PERE AMUGHAN, Evergreen contributor October 8, 2019

I’ve written about conventional beauty standards before. I’d like to talk about how those conventional beauty standards have personally affected me and other black women like myself. When I was...

In Your Words: Why’s a sista always single?

One student found that she might appeal to men for sex, but dating is another story.
PERE AMUGHAN, Evergreen columnist October 1, 2019

Everywhere I turn it seems as though everyone is in a relationship. Do you know those people who have a new boyfriend every three months? Yeah, I’m not that person. I never have a shortage of men...

What is conventional beauty?

This writer said coming to college made her more aware of the harmful effects American beauty standards, and how they breed self-hatred.
PERE AMUGHAN, Evergreen columnist August 27, 2019

*In Your Words is a new series highlighting students’ personal stories. You can submit your piece to mint@dailyevergreen.com with the subject line “In Your Words.” Sylly week, also known as syllabus...

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