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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

WSU Spokane meets funds goal for med school

By Zack Briggs Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2013


Filed under News

WSU Spokane raised $2.3 million to move toward creating a four-year medical program on the Riverpoint campus.Two years ago, WSU and the UW School of Medicine proposed to raise enough money to alleviate costs associated with a Spokane-based second-year medical education program.Fourteen private donations...

CUB evacuates for Panda Express fire

James Cook, Evergreen Reporter

September 17, 2013


Filed under News

The Compton Union Building was evacuated Monday morning after a flash fire started in Panda Express, slightly injuring the head cook, according to the Pullman Police Department.“I got to work at about 10:45,” said Doug Wallace, a senior psychology student and cook at Panda Express. “The stir fry wok wa...

Pullman PD search for suspect

Michelle Fredrickson Evergreen reporter

September 17, 2013


Filed under Crime

Pullman police are searching for a suspect in a theft from Walmart."The person in the picture is believed to be the one," said Pullman Police Department Sgt. Dan Hargraves."He pushed a shopping cart into the hard liquor sales area, put about 20 bottles in the shopping cart, and rolled it out."The th...

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