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‘We’re tired of being silent’

Demonstrators kneel for 8 minutes and 46 seconds, which was how long former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin pinned down George Floyd's neck.
JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen news editor June 4, 2020

Editor's note: Some sources asked to go under a pseudonym to protect themselves from retaliation.  A crowd repeated the phrase, “I can’t breathe,” after the name of each Black person killed by...

Agriculture company gives away Russet potatoes

Volunteers load potatoes from a conveyor belt into cars, boxes, coolers and bags for people to take home.
ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter May 10, 2020

A line of cars starting from SE Latah Street stretched all the way to Pullman City Hall on Saturday morning. Individuals, some wearing “#PalouseProud” t-shirts, gathered near a semitrailer filled with...

CAPS psychologists offer telemental health services for students

Counseling and Psychological Services psychologists are using Zoom and phone calls to speak to patients. One licensed psychologist suggests people should form a routine to help them become productive.
ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter April 30, 2020

The Counseling and Psychological Services under Cougar Health Services is offering telemental, or remote, health resources to WSU students who are still in Washington state. Loren Brown, associate director...

Professor describes uses and history of hallucinogens

Use of hallucinogens can cause hallucinations within 20 to 90 minutes after ingestion. The “trips” can last from six to 12 hours.
AMAAN RAHMAN, Evergreen reporter April 23, 2020

For centuries, hallucinogens, also known as psychedelics, have been used by people in many cultures for religious rituals and recreation as well as by artists to spark creativity.  Kenneth Faunce,...

Serving it forward with one gift card at a time

O-Ramen is one of several restaurants participating in Serve it Forward.
MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter April 22, 2020

One WSU employee strove to find a solution for food insecurity that would help both community members and business owners during the ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ order. Jamie Callison, the executive...

Ways to help: what you can do for your community

Ways to help: what you can do for your community
JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter April 20, 2020

It’s hard when you’re (hopefully) stuck at home in the midst of a global pandemic and there’s not much you can do to help without putting yourself or others at risk. Pullman nonprofits haven’t...

Ask Emma: I’m worried about my daughter

Ask Emma: I'm worried about my daughter
EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist April 20, 2020

Dear Emma I'm worried. My daughter; a strong, smart, talented woman is a student at Wazzu. She stayed there during the pandemic, and I know it was probably a good idea. She's probably safer there...

WSU student to appear on Wheel of Fortune Tuesday

WSU student to appear on Wheel of Fortune Tuesday
MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter April 6, 2020

Keenan Souve ripped open the letter. When he saw what was inside, he started running around his apartment screaming in pure excitement.  The letter informed Keenan, a civil engineering junior...

Attorney shares fight to preserve DACA

Luis Cortes Romero, an immigration attorney, speaks about the conditions of the detention center located in Tacoma, Wash. on Monday night in the CUB Junior Ballroom. He says looking for financial help from university private funds may help some students
ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter March 4, 2020

Luis Cortes Romero sold chocolate in sixth grade in hopes of raising enough money for a school trip to Europe. Even with enough money he was told he could not go on the trip because he was not born in...

Power restored to South side of campus

An electrical technician works to replace a faulty high-voltage cable in a vault underneath Stadium Way on the South side of the WSU Campus on Thursday. It took 24 hours to restore power to the affected buildings.
LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen deputy news editor February 21, 2020

After going about 24 hours without electricity, power was restored at around 7:30 p.m. on Thursday for six WSU buildings on the South side of campus. Ryan Gehring, operations manager for electrical...

Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen columnist February 13, 2020

It can be difficult to be single on Valentine’s Day, especially if you are desperate for a relationship.  Everyone else seems to be flaunting their happiness while you are stuck at home crying...

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