The Daily Evergreen

Student Affairs office reorganizes

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2013

The WSU Office of Student Affairs and Enrollment is restructuring its hierarchy in order to improve functionality.Kathryn Barnard, executive director of university communications, said the changes are designed to make work flow within the organization more efficiently.“Because different functions of th...

Tasting spuds for research

Michelle Fredrickson, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2013

In the course of his research, WSU graduate student Rhett Spear has tasted between 20-30 different kinds of potatoes.Spear’s research focuses on developing alternative options for the most common potato varieties. He was recently awarded a $10,000 scholarship from the National Potato Council for hi...

With stadium construction students face new gameday routes

James Clark, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2013

WSU football fans must walk around construction to get into Martin Stadium this season as phase two of the Cougar Football Project continues.Cougar Football Project Manager Larry Harris said the student entrance will not open this season, but should be ready by summer 2014.In the meantime students will be d...

Hospitality professor shines with international title

Arianna kemis, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2013

For Dennis Reynolds, hospitality acts as a teaching tool he can use throughout life.Reynolds’ election as president of the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education (I-CHRIE) has given him a way to share his knowledge.“I really wanted to give back,” he said. “It wa...

Coug Spotlight

Lijewski, Lance

September 13, 2013

Seiji Furukawa shares his talent at Coug Spotlight on Thursday at the CUB.

Parking options for Cougar football fans on game day

By Arianna Kemis

September 12, 2013

With the 2013 football season underway, Cougar fans are ready to experience everything game day has to offer – even parking.The Cougar Athletic Fund and Transportation Services are teaming up to make this year’s season enjoyable, starting with stress-free parking.Director of Transportation Servi...

WSU professor recognized as ‘Top Idea Innovator’

Teresa Lane, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2013

Sports Business Journal recognized a WSU professor in the school of mechanical and materials engineering as one of the 15 “Top Idea Innovators” in America last month.“My team and I are thankful to the various people who have supported us and believed in us as we worked tirelessly to bring a conce...

Online psychology degree ranks third in nation

Devin Trubey

September 12, 2013

With its recent ranking as third in the nation, WSU's online psychology department works toward partnering with the university's Global Campus as they make headway in the online academic field, according to thebestschools.org.“What sets Washington State University Online Campus apart as a whole is bridging the gap between the ...

AE TAILGATE Gameday parking

Brittany Amerson, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2013

With the 2013 football season underway, Cougar fans are ready for a full game-day experience starting with parking.The Cougar Athletic Fund and Transportation Services are teaming up to make this year’s season enjoyable starting with stress-free parking.Director of Transportation Services Bridgette...

Veterans ‘not feeling the love’

Veterans ‘not feeling the love’

Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 12, 2013

Easing the transition from military life to the college environment for student veterans highlighted yesterday’s ASWSU Senate agenda.Numerous veterans attested to the difficulties they have encountered while acclimating to the WSU campus and suggested changes to make Alive! orientation sessions mo...

Online MBA program adds certificates

Madison Callan, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2013

WSU's Online MBA Program recently added three new certificates to enhance their already top-rated program.Cheryl Oliver, the assistant dean of online and graduate programs for WSU's College of Business, said this addition to the program is beneficial to the online learner."Students can get a concentrati...

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...

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