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WSU drives expansion with Northside Two

Devin Trubey, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

WSU continues to move forward with the idea of creating a pedestrian-friendly campus and establishing community connections with the construction of Northside Two.President Elson S. Floyd announced at the Northside dedication ceremony on Sept. 5, that the university will begin construction of a new r...

Rambow leads with ROTC drive on his way to Army Rangers

Rambow leads with ROTC drive on his way to Army Rangers

James Clark, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

On Sept. 11, 2001, Tony Rambow watched the twin towers fall. Twelve years later, he said the fire that lit inside of him that day is still burning as he prepares to enter Army Ranger School.It was after 9/11 when Rambow knew for sure that he wanted to pursue a military career.“I don’t want to see so...

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Lance Lijewski

September 20, 2013


Filed under News

Homecoming week is heading to close this weekend. Today, however, the Student Entertainment Board anticipates going out with a bang.Outside of the CUB building, the Penny Wars and Street Fair will be taking place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Greek and Residence Hall teams will be racing all over campus asking stud...

College Hill meeting agenda sets community goals

College Hill meeting agenda sets community goals

Michelle Fredrickson, Evergreen reporter

September 19, 2013


Filed under Pullman Community

The College Hill Association elected three WSU students to its Board of Directors last night at its annual public meeting.The Board elected junior Jack Bonnington, a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, junior Marissa Hice, director of campus outreach for ASWSU, and Robert Franklin, who is working toward ...

Senate passes a resolution for a veteran’s center

Senate passes a resolution for a veteran’s center

Zack Briggs, Evergreen Reporter

September 19, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

In a unanimous decision, the 43rd ASWSU Senate passed the first resolution of the year Wednesday, requesting a plan to establish a student veteran’s center for more than 800 military men and women at WSU.All-Campus Sen. Travis Tran is one of seven senators who sponsored the bill.“We recognize that change won...

Chalk drawing gives Advertising Club the chance to show off

Chalk drawing gives Advertising Club the chance to show off

By Catherine Kruse

September 19, 2013


Filed under News

WSU’s Advertising Club showed off its creative side during a chalk drawing session Wednesday, Sept. 18, outside the GCAD building.The club is best known as a small-scale advertising agency and a place for students to learn the art of advertising.Senior Denise Gibbs, Advertising Club president, said m...

Army ROTC fosters pride

Madison Callan, Evergreen reporter

September 19, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

WSU's Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) has operated on the Pullman campus since the establishment of the university.Todd Plotner, lieutenant colonel and professor of military science, said the program has continued since its foundation, and WSU was one of the first universities in the nation to e...

Mock Career Fair preps Cougs for jobs

James Clark, Evergreen reporter

September 18, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Students of the College of Arts and Sciences will get the opportunity to make their degrees more marketable to outside industries at the Mock Career Fair this evening.Employers such as the City of Pullman, Schweitzer Engineering Labs and Pullman Regional Hospital will be present at the Mock Career Fai...

WSU partners with MIT

Madison Callan, Evergreen reporter

September 18, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced a $40 million grant to be overseen by WSU and MIT to lead a national research project on the development of aviation biofuels."This is a sweet marriage, we're very good at the biofuels, and they're very good at aviation and the environment," said Ra...

SSA director promotes accountability over discipline

Chad Sokol, Evergreen Reporter

September 18, 2013


Filed under News

Student Standards and Accountability disciplines students who get out of hand, but they do so with good intentions.Adam Jussel, the director of Student Standards and Accountability, said a main goal of the organization is “to help students adequately prepare for their life after being a Coug.”Stud...

AFA sends student leaders to Kansas conference

Leilani Leach Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Three students will be the first Cougs sent to the Agriculture Future of America (AFA) Leaders Conference this fall.AFA selects up to three new University Growth Initiative colleges each year and sends students and administrators to a four-day conference in Kansas City, Mont. Participants learn about the a...

Alcohol Task Force clarifies recommendations

Brittany Amerson, Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

The findings and recommendations for the upcoming year were presented by the Presidential Task Force on Prevention and Education for Alcohol and Other Drugs in a meeting with the Board of Regents.The task force completes four phases in finding potential solutions to underage and binge drinking, they ...

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