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Letter from the Mint editor

Letter from the Mint editor

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Mint

Hello all of you fine people, and welcome to another week of minty freshness! After writing one of these bad boys (a letter from the editor), I have managed to mispronounce the simple word, “letter” one million times. What noises was I making other than the easy-going, “let-er?” I was saying,...

Effect of technology on student creativity

Effect of technology on student creativity

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

August 29, 2018


Filed under Mint

The internet and other advancements in technology make Apple and Samsung users alike more aware and mindful of their daily intake, especially if they think it hurts their genius. Since the Digital Revolution in the 1970s, technology use has increased in the average individual’s day-to-day life, rangi...

Booze News Hath Done Returneth-ed to Pullman

Booze News Hath Done Returneth-ed to Pullman

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

August 29, 2018


Filed under Mint

Hear ye, hear ye! Sound the horns of war and come unto me. I call out to all the booze hounds, drunkards and socialites among you. To all the deviants and shot gunners, gentleman drinkers and mimosa-slamming princesses. Shot takers, wine sippers, beer guzzling masses, you are the army I seek in the mighty...

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,...

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