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Satire: STEM majors host union meeting, discuss difficulties

Satire: STEM majors host union meeting, discuss difficulties

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen columnist

April 4, 2019


Filed under Mint, Satire, Showcase

Satire (noun): the use of humor, irony, exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues. None of this is real. It’s a f-cking joke. The WSU Union of STEM Students (WUSS) held an open fo...

RTOP premieres ‘Mamma Mia!’ this spring

RTOP premieres ‘Mamma Mia!’ this spring

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen reporter

April 4, 2019


Filed under Events, Mint, Top-feature

The Regional Theatre of the Palouse (RTOP) is putting on a production of the Broadway musical "Mamma Mia!" from April 3 to April 14. The story of "Mamma Mia!" follows Sophie Sheridan, who is about to get married on an island off the coast of Greece. By reading her mother’s diary, Sophie finds out...

Booze News: Pullman, Moscow are best places to drink a cold one

Booze News: Pullman, Moscow are best places to drink a cold one

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

April 4, 2019


Filed under Booze News, Mint, Showcase

I’ve always loved the changing of the seasons. There’s something rejuvenating about it. It’s the time of year when people shed their winter coats and get their summer tans ready or wear shorts and sandals and not get called a f-cking idiot because it’s no longer three-below-zero outside. But...

Letter from the mint editor: People of the Palouse will showcase stories

Letter from the mint editor: People of the Palouse will showcase stories

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint, Showcase

Now that I can sit outside without freezing, I’ve been spending a lot of time studying on Thompson Flats. And by studying, I mean getting distracted by all the people walking by and lounging on the grass near me. I’m not sure why I love people-watching, but I could sit for hours imagining stories...

Faculty debunk long-standing campus myths

Faculty debunk long-standing campus myths

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen columnist

March 28, 2019


Filed under Mint, Showcase

If you are a student here at WSU, chances are you have heard rumors milling about. With fables of the “death of a roommate gets you an A in all your classes,” to the “free tuition if you get hit by a university vehicle” legends, it's no surprise to hear jokes in passing about running in front...

Coug Gala will feature fashion designs, speakers

Coug Gala will feature fashion designs, speakers

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under Art, Events, Mint, Showcase

The Student Entertainment Board is hosting Coug Gala — Facets of Fashion from 7-9 p.m. today in the Compton Union Building Gallery, featuring two guest speakers from the International Women’s Week Committee. The Gala will be a celebration for the opening of the “Facets of Fashion” gallery...

‘Umbrella Academy’ makes new superhero perspective

‘Umbrella Academy’ makes new superhero perspective

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

March 28, 2019


Filed under Mint, Showcase

New on Netflix from “My Chemical Romance” lead singer Gerard Way is "The Umbrella Academy." My former love for "My Chemical Romance" sparked my interest in the show. Anyone interested in superhero shows might find this show absolutely binge-able or — like others — you might find it a bit overhyped...

Celebrate festival of colors in Pullman

Celebrate festival of colors in Pullman

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under Events, Mint, Top-feature

The Indian Students’ Association will celebrate the Holi Festival from 11 a.m. to noon Sunday at Reaney Park, where it will be open to the public and free to attend. Holi is a popular Hindu festival of love and color and is one of the most significant Indian celebrations. While there was no Holi...

Letter from the Mint editor: Treat pre-spring blues with sandals, music, events

Letter from the Mint editor: Treat pre-spring blues with sandals, music, events

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

March 21, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint, Showcase

Yesterday was the first official day of spring, and let me just say, it couldn’t come soon enough. Spring semester feels less than “springy,” and my fatigue and lack of productivity the past few months left me wondering if I might have Seasonal Affective Disorder. Turns out, I don’t have it,...

Satire: Parents, professionals rig WSU admissions process

Satire: Parents, professionals rig WSU admissions process

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen columnist

March 21, 2019


Filed under Mint, Satire, Showcase

In light of the recent national college admissions scandal, the Whitman County Bureau of Investigation looked into WSU’s admissions process and uncovered a similar scandal involving parents and several illegitimate professionals. It’s been said that all a person needs to get into WSU is a heartbeat, but ...

Ku-Ah-Mah will host powwow this weekend

Ku-Ah-Mah will host powwow this weekend

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

March 21, 2019


Filed under Events, Mint, Top-feature

The WSU Native American Student Organization, Ku-Ah-Mah, is hosting its 42nd annual Pah-Loots-Puu powwow on Friday and Saturday at Beasley Coliseum, which is open to students and the public free of charge. “Powwows are mainly where tribes gather to celebrate their culture, their history, their regalia,”...

Cure writer’s block with workshop, tricks

Cure writer’s block with workshop, tricks

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

March 21, 2019


Filed under Events, Mint, Showcase

For students struggling with writer's block, the WSU Graduate and Professional Students Association will be hosting a free writing workshop from 1-3 p.m. on March 25 in Terrell Library, Room 20E. This is only one workshop of many put on by GPSA. It will deal specifically with the writing process and...

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