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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“What sets Washington State University Online Campus apart as a whole is bridging the gap between the ...

Veterans ‘not feeling the love’

Tobias Slaton, President of the ASWSU Student Veterans Committee asks the ASWSU Senate for help in solving problems for incoming veteran students in the CUB, Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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...

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’

Lawrence Pintak discusses the current situation in Egypt during a Foley lecture in Bryan Hall 308 on Tuesday Sept. 10.

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

Pullman Police Chief Gary Jenkins addresses City Council about marjiuana regulations Tuesday Sept. 10.

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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