The Daily Evergreen

Emotions evoked by music

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2018


Filed under Mint

All music can have an impact on people. From making you super energetic and happy on the dance floor to being an emotional wreck in your room. The philosophy of music is the study of how it can have an emotional impact on someone based on their own values and beliefs. It is not critical for an individual...

Rumors say ghosts walk among us at WSU

Rumors say ghosts walk among us at WSU

FRANKIE SY, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

As the spookiness of the season creeps upon us, it is said that spirits rise from the dead and embark on their journey to the afterlife. Many believe spirits walk among people, but being close to a place that’s supposedly haunted leaves its own unique and eerie feeling. WSU has its own history of...

Taking significance from culture during Halloween

Taking significance from culture during Halloween

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Halloween has evolved as a day when anyone can be anything, as opposed to the ritual Celtic festival it used to be. However, unlimited creativity can lead to controversial Halloween costumes that raise arguments every year. A recurring subject of discussion is the issue of Halloween costumes and cultural...

Christmas music is overrated

Christmas music is overrated

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

We are deep into Spooktober and the evidence is all around us. Colorful leaves are falling all over campus, pumpkins can be found in front of every door and Halloween decorations are the first thing you see when you walk into Walmart. The one thing that seems to be missing from our favorite time of...

Those who vape together, stay together

Those who vape together, stay together

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

Smoking and vaping nicotine was banned on the WSU campus in 2016, and since then everyone who partakes in these lung exercises has been hiding and getting stronger, and arguably cooler. Vaping has become a cult and only those who possess the right swag can join. There have been various actions taken...

When Ducks aren’t so mighty, victory fills atmosphere

When Ducks aren’t so mighty, victory fills atmosphere

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

You know that special feeling of accomplishment you get when you study abnormally hard for a test and get an A? Or when you wake up on a Sunday morning (sober) next to that person you’ve been crushing on for the past three months? These are two very different levels on the happiness spectrum, but bo...

Patriarchal, societal themes create roadblocks

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 24, 2018


Filed under Mint

We have all become accustomed to how we live our lives, how people treat us and how we treat them. However, have you ever considered that you are living in and supporting an oppressive system? Patriarchy is a building block for our society today and has a deep impact on our fundamental beliefs, how...

Stay alive, learn from horror tropes

Stay alive, learn from horror tropes

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen Mint editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Mint

Did you hear that? It must’ve just been your idiot neighbor dinking around in his garden again. Wait, but it’s 1 a.m. and you live in an apartment. Did that shadow in your hallway just move — you should definitely investigate. Surprise, surprise, you just got stabbed to death and it was all your...

Booze News: Wingperson-ing tips, drunk courtesy

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

October 17, 2018


Filed under Mint

You know what I love about October aside from the blitzkrieg of German food, the inevitable parade of sexy pumpkin costumes, and clever “punny” costumes at the end of the month? The comfort of it all. By now, people have made friends and acquaintances that you have probably studied with, gotten...

Tips on how to become a decent human being

Tips on how to become a decent human being

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist

October 17, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

If you’ve ever found yourself wondering about the appropriate thing to do in a social situation, you’re probably not alone. Learning etiquette can save you from doing the wrong thing in front of friends or colleagues and is a way for you to exhibit your knowledge of social norms. However, etiquette...

First it was bees, now it’s calcium-obsessed freaks

First it was bees, now it’s calcium-obsessed freaks

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

October 17, 2018


Filed under Mint

Every WSU student knows October is a festival full of frightful fiends, but the scariest problem that arises out of the grave, is something that lives inside of every student: skeletons. Armed with trumpets and a horrifyingly distinct lack of flesh, skeletons come back time and time again. Not only...

Yung Pinch, fruit snack addict, will perform

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen columnist

October 10, 2018


Filed under Mint

The WSU Student Entertainment Board is bringing the beach to Pullman with a live performance from California rapper Yung Pinch. Yung Pinch is originally from Huntington Beach, California, and his music reflects the ste­reotypical surfer vibe that comes from living near the sand and ocean in the Golden...

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