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Wash. DUI emphasis reaches Pullman

Nicole Seven, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2013

To tackle the problem of drinking and driving, three local police forces came together with the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission (WSTSC) to create a DUI emphasis campaign.  The Whitman County Sheriff’s Office, Pullman Police Department, and WSU Police Department were part of a greate...

Shifting to an ‘Arab Winter’

Shifting to an ‘Arab Winter’

Maxwell Reister, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2013

The turmoil in Egypt and the Arab world will get worse before it gets better, Lawrence Pintak, founding dean of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, said yesterday.“The Arab world is shifting from a brief Arab spring to a deep Arab winter,” Pintak said during the Foley Institute’s Co...

Fraternity member found unconscious after fall

From Staff Reports

September 11, 2013

A fraternity member was knocked unconscious Monday night, presumably after a falling down a flight of stairs.Delta Chi member Anthony J. Pentecost, 21, was found lying unconscious on the floor of his fraternity house, Pullman police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said.“I asked a bunch of guys in the house and they ...

Marijuana retailers could arrive in Pullman

Marijuana retailers could arrive in Pullman

By Zack Briggs, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2013

The Pullman City Council discussed the possibility of marijuana retailers opening up shops during their meeting Tuesday night.City Attorney Laura McAloon said Pullman residents can expect to see up to three marijuana retailers beginning mid-June of 2014.On Sept. 4, the Washington State Liquor Control B...

MESA reaches out

Chad Sokol

September 10, 2013

At the Middle Eastern Student Association (MESA), students come together to celebrate and share Middle Eastern culture in community.MESA Co-Chair Mahmood Al-makhamil said a goal of the organization is to make Middle Eastern culture known to the greater WSU community. For this reason,  they will hol...

Center advisers foster success

by Alex Madison

September 10, 2013

To sophomore journalism major Tosha Chavez, her academic advisor at the Center for Advising and Career Development office is like her fairy godmother.Chavez said she goes to the CACD every week to do homework and receive tutoring.“Even if they don’t have the resources you need, they will tell you whe...

CCE will host a Day of Service in memory of 9/11

By Arianna Kemis

September 10, 2013

Sept.11 is an important day for U.S. communities, and the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) will observe this day as a National Day of Service and Remembrance with six select service projects for students.Erin McIlraith, marketing and communication coordinator for the CCE, is in charge of getting all the ...

Veterans search for a place to call home

By Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 9, 2013

Tobias Slaton, president of the ASWSU Student Veteran’s Committee, testified before the WSU Board of Regents Friday and emphasized a need to provide student veterans with a place they can call home.From talks about Greek life to discussions of budgetary construction plans, the Board of Regents concl...

4-H supports raising animals while teaching life skills

By Nicole Seven, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2013

A program that not only allows young students to present and care for their animals, 4-H also helps them gain presentation and leadership skills for their future.From grades 6-12, students in 4-H work year round to prepare for the county fair where they present their animals to a panel of judges and display the ...

Human Rights Day on the Palouse

By Brittany Amerson, Evergreen reporter

September 9, 2013

Human rights issues came to the Moscow Farmer’s Market this weekend as part of a local campaign to bring equality awareness to residents of the Palouse.Saturday marked the 23rd annual Human Rights Day presented by the Latah County Human Rights Task Force.“Human Rights Day started because there wasn...

Walking on the Mall, colleagues remember their friend

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013

Every day hundreds of Cougs walk to class on the brick-laden ground at the heart of WSU. The plaza, a common space for students to come together, is known today as the Glenn Terrell Friendship Mall.Glenn Terrell, for which the Mall is named after, served as president of WSU from 1967 to 1985. During th...

ASWSU Judicial Board rebrands to connect across campus

By Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 6, 2013

ASWSU Judicial Board members yearn to rebrand themselves through increased student outreach and relationship building with other student government entities.The duty of the ASWSU Judicial Board is to uphold the constitutionality of student government by collaborating with the legislative and executive branc...

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