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Student starts movement gluten-free Pullman movement

Student starts movement gluten-free Pullman movement

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen columnist

February 8, 2018


Filed under Mint

Gluten-free options have worked their way into the norm over the past few years. From stores to menu items to entire establishments, the movement to make life a little easier for those with food allergies has expanded exponentially. Now, one student wants to make all of WSU and Pullman gluten-free. The...

Booze News: Get ready for sweet grenadine shots galore

Booze News: Get ready for sweet grenadine shots galore

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

February 8, 2018


Filed under Mint

So it’s that time of year again when our significant others look up from their Christmas presents just long enough to ask, “So, what are we doing for Valentine’s Day?” Never mind that you got them a splendid pile of crap just six weeks ago — the novelty and love of the holidays has worn...

Booze News: An Irishman stumbles into a ZZU…

Booze News: An Irishman stumbles into a ZZU…

CHRIS WEST, Evergreen columnist

February 1, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

There’s a certain appeal to knowing that you’re a necessary evil — not necessarily in a mean or military sense, but knowing you are doing bad things for good reasons. I drink so you don’t have to. I drink, tell you about it, and then you go drink where I drank. It’s a win-win. I’m the...

‘Thank You for Your Service’ depicts emotional trauma

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

February 1, 2018


Filed under Events, Mint

Newton’s Third Law states that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. “Interstellar” put it best: You can’t get anywhere without leaving something behind. That explanation tells us why rockets need stages to move spacecraft, why pendulums and other mechanical devices lose...

Battle royale style games invade all of your friends’ brains

Battle royale style games invade all of your friends’ brains

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen columnist

February 1, 2018


Filed under Mint

Fortnite. PUBG. League of Legends. These are the games that have come to dominate the gaming landscape, rising from the fringes of indie developments to become the most recognizable pieces of the industry. With these games where they are, it begs the question: Just what are these games? With League...

Musicians’ careers enhanced by Battle of the Bands

Musicians’ careers enhanced by Battle of the Bands

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Events, Mint, Showcase

Setup commences with the crash of a cymbal vibrating from the CUB Senior Ballroom. The buzz around the room might be from the audience’s excited conversation, or maybe it’s just the electric hum from the amps and microphones on stage. One guy rumbles his nerves into the bass pedals under his feet,...

XXL rapper MadeinTYO to perform Saturday

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Events, Mint

Rapper MadeinTYO, pronounced as “Made in Tokyo,” takes influence from his upbringing. According to his online biography, he moved around frequently until his family landed in Tokyo during the start of his high school years. Influenced by the foreign culture around him and inspired by his brother...

Up-and-coming poet to read recent work

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Events, Mint

Iranian-born poet Kaveh Akbar’s writing has earned him respect and rising fame. Founder and editor of the poetry magazine Divedapper, Akbar has appeared on NPR and his work has been published in the New York Times on several occasions. “I would describe his poetry as incredibly risky and precise...

Admin shutdown government to solve deficit

Admin shutdown government to solve deficit

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen columnist

February 1, 2018


Filed under Mint

In light of the federal government shutdown last week, WSU officials have decided to follow suit and have their own government shutdown. Though inspired by different reasons, the major players in WSU’s governing body came to a consensus: The funding process needed to be reevaluated. This is formally...

Community band proud of local traditions, classical music

Community band proud of local traditions, classical music

BLAINE ROSS, Evergreen reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Mint

The Palouse is arguably a microcosm of American music, as its been a melting pot of many different styles of music. One group that exemplifies this is the Community Band of The Palouse, a local ensemble established in 1974. The group focuses mostly on classical music, and their goal is to keep performers...

Moving in to a chapter house? Here’s what to expect:

Moving in to a chapter house? Here’s what to expect:

BLAINE ROSS, Evergreen columnist

January 25, 2018


Filed under Housing Guide, Mint

Many prospective Cougs are naturally drawn to Greek Row, either because of the stories they’ve heard from their parents about their time in a fraternity or sorority, or because their parents told them not to go there. Either way, many students are intrigued by Greek life, so it’s important people...

Living with a lover may get messy

Living with a lover may get messy

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Housing Guide, Mint

Moving in together is a big step for couples. Sometimes it can be rewarding, but there’s always the gamble that comes with it. Students on campus, couples and singles alike, recognize this gamble and have clear reasons why they might or might not choose to live with a significant other. Sophomore...

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