The Daily Evergreen

Groups across campus focus on ending hazing

Ashley Gonzalez Evergreen reporter

September 24, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Tobias Slaton still has scars on his skin from three cigarette burns he received due to hazing while on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps.Slaton, now a WSU Green Dot and Veterans Association member, said he didn't say anything about the incidents because he didn't want to shed a bad light on h...

Women’s Transit provides a safe alternative

Teresa Lane, Evergreen reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Women's Transit embodies WSU's culture of 'Cougs helping Cougs' by offering safe walking and riding services for students, said transit volunteer Jennifer Campbell.The volunteers for the service work to reduce the risk of sexual assault at WSU and in Pullman by helping women and men travel home safely.Cam...

Space Committee will announce Veteran’s Center location

Space Committee will announce Veteran’s Center location

Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

The WSU Space Committee is expected to reveal its recommendations on the placement of a student veteran's center to ASWSU by the end of the week. ASWSU Vice President Kevin Massimino said after many months of communication with university administration, they are excited about a center.“By getting t...

‘Welcome home, Dr. Dave’

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under Pullman Community

Six months ago David Warner was unconscious and in critical condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane.Warner walked unassisted and took part in a drum circle singing Native American folk songs Saturday at a welcome-back gathering. Warner's friends, family, students, and colleagues celebrated his r...

Airport Road re-opens after an alcohol-related accident

Zack Briggs Evergreen reporter

September 23, 2013


Filed under Crime

Three of four people involved in an alcohol-related car accident on Airport Road early Sunday morning remain in Pullman Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.Police blocked off the west side of Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport to the intersection of NE Terre View Drive yesterday, which f...

Accident on Airport Road causes road closure

Zack Briggs

September 22, 2013


Filed under Pullman Community

Pullman Police responded to a vehicular accident on Airport Road early Sunday morning, said Officer Carl Bell.Police have detoured drivers away from the site. It is unknown at this time when the road will open.Bell said at about 2 a.m., an Audi car with four occupants drove off the side of the road. ...

Global fresh water supply drying up

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

September 20, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Water will be the new oil if consumption of the precious resource does not change, said National Geographic fresh water conservationist Sandra Postel.Postel was the featured speaker at this year's Lane Family Lecture in Environmental Science hosted by the School of the Environment. Postel is a world expe...

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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...

Honoring a team and a country

Zack Briggs, Evergreen Reporter

September 20, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Two hours before kickoff at Martin Stadium, Cougar Battalion ROTC Cadets haul a World War II-era cannon to the roof of Terrell Library. They prepare for a Cougar football tradition as unique as the fans.The football cannon, as many call it, is one of three 75mm Pack Howitzer guns in the state of Washin...

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...

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...

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