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A different perspective

A different perspective

BY STEFFEN STROUP AND EMILY ALDER-STORM | Evergreen reporter

November 19, 2014

In modern, non-Islamic lands, young Muslim’s are struggling to define their identity, but are beginning to find their way, according to Afghan-American author Tamim Ansary.Ansary gave two separate talks to WSU students yesterday, attempting to bring understanding to the Afghan-American story.Ansary...

Moscow dealers court date set

From staff reports

November 19, 2014

The two Moscow residents arrested in a major drug bust in mid-October entered separate pleas during their arraignment in Latah County District Court.Lee Thang, 42, pleaded not guilty on Monday to all 17 charges brought against him by the Latah County prosecutor's office.Thang's co-defendant Jeanie Lee, how...

Sexual offense reported Sunday

From staff reports

November 18, 2014

A sexual offense that occurred the night before was reported to the Pullman Police Department Sunday.The 19-year-old female victim said she may have been raped by a 37-year-old acquaintance, according to Sgt. Dan Hargraves.Hargraves said details in the case are very limited. He could not say if drug...

‘Cougs Give Thanx’ with bags of soup

BY EMILY ALDER-STORM | Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2014

Beans and seasoning filled CUE 316 as student and community volunteers gathered to make soup bags, which will be delivered to those who don’t have enough to eat.Homestead Ministries, a non-denominational ministry founded by Tom Riedner and Greg Nolan, joined ‘Cougs Give Thanx’ to help feed less ...

$500,000 to WSU Wine Science Center

From staff reports

November 18, 2014

Washington State University Tri-Cities received a five-hundred thousand dollar donation from the Albert Victor Ravenholt Foundation.The donation from the foundation, which is named after the Sagemoor Vineyards co-founder, will be used for various purposes. “$400,000 will be used towards building the $2...

Appeals denied: Phi Kappa Tau loses recognition

BY LANCE LIJEWSKI and NATHAN HOWARD | Evergreen Greek reporter, Evergreen editor in chief

November 18, 2014

WSU has revoked the Alpha Kappa chapter of Phi Kappa Tau’s recognition following hazing and conduct violation allegations that surfaced after bid day this year.Six violations of WSU’s Standards of Conduct for Students were brought against the fraternity after an investigation and appeals process...

Understanding poverty

Understanding poverty

From staff reports

November 17, 2014

The Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) will help put on a series of events run by student organizations and the Greek community for the 11th annual Poverty Awareness Week, today through Friday.The various community service projects will benefit local organizations, including Trinity Moscow Food Pantr...

Stopping violence: ‘It’s On Cougs’

BY SOPHIA STEELE | Evergreen reporter

November 17, 2014

This weekend, the focus was on preventing sexual violence at an individual level.On Saturday in the CUB Junior Ballroom, ASWSU organized a student led dialogue to prevent sexual violence as part of the “It’s On Cougs” campaign.“I am always excited to see students take the lead, this is student-led a...

WSU, UI recognized for water conservation

COLE CAMPITIELLO | Evergreen reporter

November 17, 2014

Professors from WSU and the University of Idaho have been honored with a national award for their work in water-conservation.Pete Jacoby, a professor in WSU's department of crop and soil sciences, and Howard Neibling, an associate professor at UI, were members of the W-2128 research program presented wi...

The invisible scars of domestic violence

BY SARAH CARDENAS | Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2014

It’s common for survivors of domestic violence to be susceptible to the adverse effects that traumatic experiences can have on their mental health, and suffer the throes of illnesses such as post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and anxiety.Cassandra Nichols, director of Counseling and Testing S...

CCE, Greeks partner service projects for Poverty Awareness Week

FROM STAFF REPORTS

November 14, 2014

Poverty Awareness Week, the WSU Center for Civic Engagement’s (CCE) campaign to combat insufficient living conditions, begins this Sunday, Nov. 16.In an effort to support local and national organizations with the same mission, the Greek community will host four separate service events Sunday.The Interfr...

Pullman Transit to add routes, increase efficiency to cope with more riders

ALYSEN BOSTON | Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2014

Bus driver Mike Elliot, who sports multiple tattoos and a beard, has driven buses for almost 20 years.As a Pullman Transit driver, Elliot transports a few hundred students on and off campus through the Express 2.Recently, riding the bus in Pullman has become a time-sensitive issue as ridership increases.T...

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