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Greek advising center brings on new staff

From staff reports

August 26, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

For 20 years the Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life (CFSL) operated with only two full-time advising staff members. That changed this semester as the center hired two new assistant directors.“A lack of staff made a really big difference in how we could have a positive impact with the community,...

Suspect in winery break-in flipped truck, layed in highway

From staff reports

August 26, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

PULLMAN – A man who allegedly broke into the Wawawai Canyon Winery early Monday morning told law enforcement he was responsible for two previous break-ins. The incident marked his third encounter with law enforcement over the weekend.Jedidiah Adams, 25, of Pullman was found outside his residence about a h...

M.E.Ch.A. connects students to Latino culture

M.E.Ch.A. connects students to Latino culture

BY ALYSHA DAVIS | Evergreen reporter

August 26, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

One WSU club promotes awareness about Chicano/a and Latino/a culture through social work and community involvement.Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (M.E.Ch.A), a national student-run organization has branches at college campuses across the U.S. Chapters from across the Pacific Northwest meet...

Man arrested after break-in, defecation at College Hill apartment

From staff reports

August 26, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

PULLMAN – A half-naked man was arrested early Sunday morning after he allegedly broke into a College Hill apartment, assaulted several people and defecated in the residence.The suspect, later identified as Levi B. Gentry, 23, was seen in the Churchill Downs area, allegedly not wearing pants and han...

Pullman adds 4 to its star-clad Walk of Fame

BY LANCE LIJEWSKI | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2014


Filed under News, Pullman Community

Pullman’s Walk of Fame took on four new names on Saturday during the 26th annual National Lentil Festival.The star-shaped tiles, which will be installed in a Main Street side walk later this fall, were presented by several service groups as well as Marie Dymkoski, the executive director of the Pullman...

All moved in, Grove tenants find more problems

All moved in, Grove tenants find more problems

BY MADISON CALLAN | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2014


Filed under News, Pullman Community

After already facing a late move-in date due to construction delays, residents of The Grove are now facing maintenance issues with their new units.Personnel were still working to finish the building on the scheduled move-in day, said Genevieve Yates, junior political science and criminal justice majo...

A time-honored tradition of welcoming Cougs

BY ALYSHA DAVIS | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

WSU kicked off the 2014-15 school year by officially welcoming a class of new students with the this year’s Convocation.Convocation, which took place Friday in Beasley Coliseum, is a long-standing tradition in which faculty, students and families come together to mark the start of a new academic year.W...

Info wanted for new emergency alert system

From staff reports

August 25, 2014


Filed under News, Pullman Community

Whitman County and the City of Pullman will now use an alert system that enables officials to provide early warnings and safety information to thousands of residents in seconds, during events like fires, extreme weather conditions and evacuations.The Everbridge mass notification system sends emergency message...

Clubs build conexiones at CUB tabling event

Clubs build conexiones at CUB tabling event

BY JONATHAN CARRIGAN | Evergreen reporter

August 25, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

New multicultural students were given a chance to become familiar with the different organizations and services available to them Sunday at CONEXION, an event hosted by the Office of Multicultural Student Services (MSS).The event brought together numerous student organizations – some affiliated wi...

Mary Jane awaits license to sell

Mary Jane awaits license to sell

JACOB RUMMEL | Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2014


Filed under News, Pullman Community

The location is secured. The employees are hired. Pending approval from the state’s Liquor Control Board, Mary Jane Smith is ready to sell recreational marijuana.“I’m on the last leg,” said Smith, who owns MJ’s Pot Shop on Bishop Boulevard in Pullman. “I sent everything in, and now it’s...

Path along Terre View Drive to close for new sewer line

From staff reports

August 22, 2014


Filed under News, Pullman Community

PULLMAN – Starting Monday, the path that runs along the west side of Terre View Drive will be closed from Highway 270 to Grimes Way.The closure is expected to last about one month while Pullman’s public works department installs a new trunk sewer line. A trunk sewer line is a large plastic line ...

WSU introduces ‘all you care to enjoy’ dining option

From staff reports

August 22, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

PULLMAN – Starting on Monday, Northside Cafe will offer an “all you care to enjoy” eating option that includes a variety of entrees, desserts, beverages and salad bar items – all under one price.The service, called “The Den,” will be housed in the former location of the Cougar Athletic T...

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