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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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 20, 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 4, 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 4, 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...

Letter from the Mint editor: Goodbye to being an Evergreen editor

GABRIELLA RAMOS, Evergreen mint editor

May 4, 2018


Filed under Mint

This may sound extreme, but I was not sold on attending WSU until I walked into the Evergreen newsroom on my first campus tour in March 2015. Little did I know that over three years later, I would be sitting in my corner of the newsroom typing my farewell letter to leadership in this office. While...

Professor discusses relationship between weed, music

BLAINE ROSS, Evergreen reporter

April 19, 2018


Filed under Mint

All the cool cats and fine felines were doing it — Louis Armstrong was smoking the jazz cabbage, Dizzy Gillespie puffed the pipe, and even Benny Goodman’s drummer Gene Krupa got busted with Mary Jane. Despite its heavy influence on jazz culture, it doesn’t define the culture. Marijuana has a...

Movies to watch (and to avoid) while stoned

BRYCE CHAPMAN, Evergreen columnist

April 19, 2018


Filed under Mint

For everybody who is excited to partake in the trending national holiday 4/20, I know what you are thinking: “What is a great movie to watch while high?” It’s a tough question. But have no fear — I have taken the liberty of naming the five best, and three worst, stoner movies of all time. The...

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