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Exhibit emphasizes light with spheres

Exhibit emphasizes light with spheres

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

February 5, 2019


Filed under Arts, Features, News, Top-feature

An exhibition featuring three spherical structures is being constructed in part by Taiji Miyasaka, WSU professor in the school of design and construction. The designers of the exhibit plan for their creation to enter the Seattle MadArt studio Feb. 26.  The exhibition is called Circum-ambience for it...

Schweitzer chair plans to increase student experience

Schweitzer chair plans to increase student experience

DAISY ZAVALA, Evergreen reporter

January 30, 2019


Filed under Faculty, Features, News, Showcase, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Noel Schulz, a professor in WSU’s school of electrical engineering and computer science, has been named as the first Schweitzer Chair. Schulz said the primary responsibilities of her position, the Edmund O. Schweitzer III Chair in Power Apparatus and Systems, is to work with students and connect...

Alumnus donates more than 450 Holocaust books to WSU library

Alumnus donates more than 450 Holocaust books to WSU library

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen news editor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Around fourteen bookcases filled WSU alumnus Lawrence Seeborg’s basement. “I was collecting faster than I can read them,” Seeborg said. Seeborg, who is also a Pullman High School graduate, said he donated over 450 Holocaust-related books to WSU Libraries. He got interested in collecting Holocaust...

Run for 3 honors Hilinski

Run for 3 honors Hilinski

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Features, Local, News, Sports, Top-feature

Tessa Sechler, along with four other WSU students, will be hosting Run for 3 on Sunday to support the Hilinski’s Hope Foundation. All the proceeds from the 3-mile run will benefit Hilinski’s Hope. Sechler, a senior majoring in sports management, said she believes this event will serve as an important...

Palouse farmer builds skate park

Palouse farmer builds skate park

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

October 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Local, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

For the past 17 years, a farmer in the town of Palouse has had a dream: to build a skate park. Aaron Flansburg’s dream became a reality in June when the Palouse Skatepark officially opened in the town of Palouse, home to just 1,000 residents. Michael Dahl, lifelong skater, farmer and best friend...

Farmer etches ‘Go Cougs!’ into field

Farmer etches ‘Go Cougs!’ into field

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

A Pullman farmer and WSU alumnus plowed the phrase “Go Cougs!” on his family farmland for planes to see on Oct. 16. Brady Boone drove his tractor to write the phrase while his father and two of his friends helped him gauge the height and the spacing between each letter. Boone and his friends...

Professor presents history of North Korean denuclearization

Professor presents history of North Korean denuclearization

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Politics, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Yong-Chool Ha, Korea Foundation professor at University of Washington, spoke about the denuclearization of North Korea and the history of its nuclear program Tuesday afternoon in the Foley Speaker’s Room. “North Korea was isolated and comparatively [to South Korea] suffering,” he said. “They...

New art exhibit features videos, interactive art

New art exhibit features videos, interactive art

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Arts, Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The Kate Gilmore: In Your Way exhibition has a new home at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art from now until Dec. 22. The solo traveling exhibition will feature several works of art that cross media platforms. There are nine videos that are performance-based and a new piece that welcomes the public...

Professor named highly influential by American Chemical Society

Professor named highly influential by American Chemical Society

CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Faculty, Features, News, Research, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Associate Professor Jean-Sabin McEwen was named a highly influential researcher by the American Chemical Society on Sept. 26. McEwen, who has published 40 papers, some of which are in prestigious journals, received the award for his work in the field of catalysis. James Peterson, director of...

Author shares thoughts on changing country

Author shares thoughts on changing country

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Features, News, WSU Pullman campus

Novelist Kurt Andersen shared how he believes America has fallen into a “Fantasyland,” one where facts are subjective and opinion rules all, with faculty and students Thursday in the CUB Junior Ballroom. Andersen, who is the author of the New York Times bestselling book “Fantasyland: How America...

Tutoring program creates bond between university, elementary school students

Tutoring program creates bond between university, elementary school students

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

A WSU doctorate student and local elementary school teacher co-founded a tutoring program that partners university students with elementary schools with the goal of making a difference in the community. Paulina Abustan, co-founder and coordinator of the Pullman School District K-5 Morning Tutoring...

WSU psychologist receives honor from APA

WSU psychologist receives honor from APA

HAYLEY MARTINEZ, Evergreen reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Faculty, Features, News, Research, WSU Pullman campus

A psychology professor at WSU was named Group Psychologist of the Year by the American Psychological Association at a convention in San Francisco in August. David Marcus, professor and chair of the psychology department, believes he was given the honor because he is an editor of the journal the division...

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