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SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

August 29, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

All students are overwhelmed with college at times, so it’s always nice to read about others who are even more afflicted by college than you are — in a way, it’s almost inspiring. That’s why The Daily Evergreen went out and interviewed freshmen, most of whom were still high on their newfound...

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen mint reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Pullman is a small town, but hidden throughout its streets lie big dreams and even greater talents. Every Thursday from 6-8 p.m., Rico’s Pub hosts an event called Music on Main to showcase local artists and their many talents. Recently a local performer, Arman Bohn, performed music he wrote and...

Idioms for Idiots

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

August 22, 2018


Filed under Mint

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush This idiom is a reference to investments. It means you should hold onto to the advantages you have now instead of giving them up to get something better. As early as the 14th century, it is suggested that this idiom originated with the invention of fal...

Ignore the mirage of college, pay attention to its reality

Ignore the mirage of college, pay attention to its reality

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

August 22, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

As I see hopeful freshmen with bright red Go Cougs lanyards swinging around their necks, I can’t help but think about when I was in that same position as a freshman. I had no clue what experiences were around the corner. It seems as if students anticipate going to college for most of their life...

Letter from the Mint editor: Here is some tea about me

Letter from the Mint editor: Here is some tea about me

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

August 22, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Greetings! My name is Lauren Ellenbecker and I’m thrilled to be the editor of The Daily Evergreen’s bad-joke-filled and somewhat-cultured section: Mint. To be more direct, it is the arts and culture section of the newspaper. However, I won’t spill all of the beans about the paper, because the...

Music on Main: Arman Bohn

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

August 22, 2018


Filed under Mint

An electronic rock musician, Arman Bohn, will be performing on High Street Mall in Pullman on Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. for the Music on Main event. Bohn writes, produces and performs video game-themed, electronic and rock music, according to his website. Bohn has created six albums since 2007 as well as...

Breaking the ice with your roommate

Breaking the ice with your roommate

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

August 22, 2018


Filed under Mint

So, you have a roommate. A stranger in your new space away from the eye of your parents, who will most likely see you naked. They will either be completely disgusted or turned on by seeing you naked; there is no in-between. You will be living with them for at least a semester, so here are a couple tips...

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 21, 2018


Filed under Events, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The Palouse offers countless outdoor recreation activities through its cliffs, hiking trails and rivers. The Outdoor Recreation Center wants to raise awareness for its programming through the fifth annual Palouse Outdoor Festival. “It’s important to show off our regional outdoor rec resources,”...

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

Lentil Festival welcomed both new, old to Pullman

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 19, 2018


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

This weekend, Pullman celebrated the 30th annual National Lentil Festival. The city of Pullman’s claim to fame always takes place the weekend before classes start, giving the students the opportunity to explore their new home. “It’s a great introduction for the freshmen to their new community,...

Vocal performance major finds voice at WSU

Vocal performance major finds voice at WSU

BLAINE ROSS, Evergreen reporter

May 4, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

With a double major in vocal performance and anthropology and a minor in global studies, Celena Hansen jokingly acknowledged that she has no free time. Born in small-town Ohio, Hansen said her mother’s personality contributed to her initial interest in performance. “My mother is terribly shy,”...

Booze News: Last call until fall

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

May 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

One of the horrible realities and drawbacks of good times is that at some point, they will end. The lights in the club switch off. The bartender yells out “last call.” The cocktail server brings the check to the table. The last hour before it’s time to round your herd of drunk friends together...

Fine arts student makes WSU home

Fine arts student makes WSU home

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

May 3, 2018


Filed under Mint

After spending the past few years overseas, incredibly far from where she grew up, Sohyun Hong will be graduating from WSU and returning to her home country, South Korea, with a degree in fine arts. Hong, 24, said she started developing a passion for fine arts at a young age, when her father bought...

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