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ASWSU polls open online until 11 p.m. today

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, Local elections, News, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU election poll website was momentarily down, and is now back online. Voting closes at 11 p.m. tonight, and students can cast their votes at http://studentvote.wsu.edu. There are a total of six vacant positions on the senate, including two All Campus, two representing the Carson College of Business, one representing ...

ASWSU Senate to hold special election today

ASWSU Senate to hold special election today

FORREST HOLT and LINH NGUYEN

January 25, 2018


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

After multiple senators vacated their positions this academic year, ASWSU Election Board Chair Bradley Warren concurred late last week with the Judicial Board’s call for special elections, seeking to fill the empty seats for the rest of the semester.   ALL CAMPUS   A’Jenae Hardwel...

ASWSU considers changing recall requirements

ASWSU considers changing recall requirements

DAN DOUCET, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU senators discussed a constitutional amendment that would lower the required voter turnout needed for recalling senators. The amendment, proposed by College of Engineering and Architecture Sen. Devlyn Tobin, would change the percentage of voter turnout needed to validate a recall election for...

ASWSU is holding special elections

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

ASWSU is holding a special election to fill six vacant seats on the Senate. Six senators decided to step down earlier this academic year from their positions to graduate, study abroad and avoid conflicts of interest, among other reasons. This year ASWSU decided to take a different route and fill...

Senator puts diversity front and center

Senator puts diversity front and center

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

Carson College of Business Sen. Jesus Hernandez’s first involvement with ASWSU was last year when he and a group of students organized a show of support for undocumented people at the university. Hernandez said one of his advisers and some of his friends said they could see him in leadership positions...

Coroner confirms cause of death, ASWSU plans vigil

Coroner confirms cause of death, ASWSU plans vigil

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

January 18, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, Local, News, Pullman Community, Safety, WSU Pullman campus

The Whitman County Coroner confirmed Thursday morning that redshirt sophomore quarterback Tyler Hilinski's death was a suicide. A self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head caused his death, according to a news release from the coroner. Pullman Police responded to a call at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to check...

ASWSU to hold special election

ASWSU to hold special election

DAN DOUCET, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Election Board will be holding the first special election in recent memory next week to fill eight vacant senate seats. Election Board Chair Bradley Warren presented his plans for the election at the weekly ASWSU Senate meeting. Since it is the first modern special election, the Election...

Senator wants expanded cultural competency

Senator wants expanded cultural competency

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen news editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

All-Campus Sen. Savannah Rogers is making campus climate one of her keystone issues this year on the ASWSU Senate. She started her first position in student government her freshman year, when she served on its communications committee. From there, she won the Honors Delegate seat on the Senate and followed...

ISC’s new president begins term

ISC’s new president begins term

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen reporter

January 11, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Creating a diverse and welcoming organization is one of the greatest priorities for the newly elected International Students’ Council president. "I love working with all the international students and I love to see people mix their cultures together," Ximeng Li said. "I love seeing people smile." Li,...

Pullman Fire department updates ASWSU

Pullman Fire department updates ASWSU

DAN DOUCET, Evergreen reporter

January 11, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, Local, News

The Pullman Fire Department is looking at locations in the city to build a third fire station and hopes to increase the number of first responders. Pullman Fire Chief Mike Heston and Captain Mark Johnson presented the department’s strategic plan to the ASWSU Senate at its meeting Wednesday night. The ...

ASWSU approves technology, S&A fee resolutions

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News

With many new careers and industries focused around digital content creation, ASWSU approved a resolution to advocate more professional programs within the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication during their weekly meeting. College of Communication Sen. Harold Hyllseth authored the resolution that sup...

International Student Council elects new leaders

International Student Council elects new leaders

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

The International Student Council elected six new cabinet members that will lead the organization for the rest of the school year. Each applicant made a speech about how they would be the best candidates for their position Wednesday night in the CUB. ISC presidential candidate Ximeng Li ran unopposed...

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