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WSU Library to hold Edible Book Festival, judge participant creations

WSU Library to hold Edible Book Festival, judge participant creations

ZARA CRUDEN, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

One Mom's Weekend event is sure to appeal to both the mind and the stomach — the third annual Edible Book Festival. These festivals are held all over the world, and a WSU librarian brought the fair to Pullman. Holly Luetkenhaus said she was inspired by the events she had seen at other universities. An...

Brett Eldredge headlines Mom’s Weekend

Brett Eldredge headlines Mom’s Weekend

BLAINE ROSS, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend, Showcase

The stage is pitch black as technicians frantically move the opening act’s gear off stage and replace it with the equipment of the show’s star, Brett Eldredge, while a crowd of students and their mothers wait anxiously to hear the headlining act of the 2018 WSU Mom’s Weekend. That is just a...

Take mom to authentic Hawaiian Luaua, fundraiser

Take mom to authentic Hawaiian Luaua, fundraiser

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen columnist

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

With Mom’s Weekend coming up, a lot of people are working hard to make sure this year will be memorable. The WSU Hui Hau’oli ‘O Hawai’i Club is no exception. The club will be putting on its 33rd Annual Mom’s Weekend Luau on Saturday at the Student Recreation Center, courts six and seven. The...

Hospitality students host Winefest for moms

Hospitality students host Winefest for moms

AUDREY HUDDLESTON, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

WSU’s Hospitality Business Management Organization is hosting the 34th annual Winefest to promote Washington wineries and students in the viticulture major. Organization adviser Jenni Sandstrom said eight to 10 wineries will pour their current wines for attendees to taste. They can try a few samples,...

Adjusting to life without his mom

Adjusting to life without his mom

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

Sophomore pitcher AJ Block comes from an athletic family, but not one with a background in the sport that brought him to WSU. His mom Tanya and his dad Tony both played basketball at University of Utah in the early 1990s, so naturally Tanya expected AJ to follow in their footsteps. “Basketball...

Always at the finish line, there for advice

Always at the finish line, there for advice

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend, Showcase

It was the end of March in Northern California at the Stanford Invitational, and the weather was perfect for a day of track and field. Redshirt sophomore Paul Ryan crossed the finish line of the men’s 1,500-meter run in second place. Out of breath, he looked to the crowd to see his mother Allison...

‘I wouldn’t have wanted any other mom’

‘I wouldn’t have wanted any other mom’

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen sports editor

April 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Mom's Weekend, Sports

A momma’s boy, Drick Bernstine isn’t afraid to admit how much he has relied on his mother, Stephanie, throughout his life. “My mom has always done everything for me, almost to a fault,” Drick said. “To a point where I’ve always been spoiled because [of] her love, care and everything she...

Fashion Show to represent technology

Fashion Show to represent technology

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

Students incorporate advancement in design into upcoming show

Student group to showcase intimate cabaret styles

BRE SEARING, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

WSU’s Aerial Dance Society is hosting a Cabaret Night, during which performers will don sparkling outfits and high-heeled stilettos and perform a burlesque-style show featuring different pole and chair dances. Eight dancers will star in 12 performances to showcase their athletic ability and passion...

Blindfolded moms will brunch with Guiding Paws’ puppies

Blindfolded moms will brunch with Guiding Paws’ puppies

KATIE GROVES, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend, Showcase

To raise awareness for and educate about blindness, Guiding Paws of the Palouse is hosting its fourth annual Blindfold Brunch. Guiding Paws of the Palouse is a training club under the organization Guide Dogs for the Blind, and one of more than 400 of its kind on the West Coast alone. Amanda Amore, co...

UREC offers wide range of events

UREC offers wide range of events

ALEX BIVIANO, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

University Recreation is hosting many events for Mom’s Weekend, including outdoor opportunities like “Mom’s Challenge.” Arturo Gavilanes, challenge program and climbing wall coordinator, said that “Mom’s Challenge” is his favorite event of the whole weekend. He admits his bias as the...

Greek chapter holds 5k to fight sexual assault

Greek chapter holds 5k to fight sexual assault

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under Mom's Weekend

Alpha Sigma Phi will host the Mom’s Weekend 5k Walk/Run this year to raise money for an anti-sexual assault non-profit organization. Samuel Oppong, who is responsible for the philanthropy and fundraising of the fraternity, said all of this year’s profits will be donated to the Rape, Abuse and...

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