The Daily Evergreen

A building fit for a multicultural community

ROWAN LOPEZ FORKEY | Evergreen reporter

April 17, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Although there are many student cultural clubs on campus, by next fall there will be an even more inclusive place for people of all backgrounds to spend time together.Washington State University will soon have a new 16,000 square feet multicultural building. It won’t be restricted to certain groups or ...

WSU childcare to undergo merger

EMILY STORM | Evergreen reporter

April 17, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

For the last 15 years, the department of human development’s Child Development Program (CDP) and the Washington State University Children’s Center (CC) have shared a building, and will now also share a collaborative program.The CDP has been operating for almost 85 years as a half-day childcare pr...

Sprucing up campus sustainability; Honoring Roger Patterson

CODY COTTIER | Evergreen reporter

April 16, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Environmental Sustainability Alliance recently decided to honor Roger Patterson, Vice President of Finance and Administration and Interim CIO, for his support of environmental health and sustainability.On Wednesday, a tree planting ceremony took place on the north lawn of the Vogel Plant Bioscience B...

Research studies effectiveness of cigarette warning tactics

MATTHEW BRUNSTETTER | Evergreen reporter

April 15, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community

Young adults are more likely to respond to the dangers of smoking when the warnings are presented as images as well as text on the packages, according to a recent study by a Washington State Vancouver psychologist.In the study, smoking and nonsmoking adults between the ages of 18 and 25 were presented with imag...

Arts and crafts, not just for kids

Arts and crafts, not just for kids

EMILY STORM | Evergreen reporter

April 15, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Despite the light snowfall, students started off the beginning of spring by gathering on the Todd Hall steps for live music and arts and crafts.Artopia provided a way for students to get involved and gain points for their residence halls in an activities competition called Spring Hall Week.Artopia in...

Omega-3 could supress cancer growth

MINNA LEE | Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

The College of Pharmacy in WSU Spokane recently took a notable step toward finding a cure for cancer.The discovery was made as a result of Omega-3 research conducted by professor and associate dean for graduate education in the College of Pharmacy Kathryn Meier and her pharmacy students Ze Liu and Mandi Ho...

Continuing the conversation

Continuing the conversation

LANCE LIJEWSKI | Evergreen reporter

April 14, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Charles Weller, an instructor with the department of history, screened graphic photographs and paintings of 19th century lynching during a Greek programing event in Todd Auditorium last night. More than 200 Sigma Phi Epsilon and Alpha Gamma Delta (AGD) members sat beneath the projection silently.“I ...

Greek women showcase athleticism

FROM STAFF REPORTS

April 14, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Women of the Greek student body are highlighting their community involvement this month with a new challenge titled #IAmActive for the Panhellenic Council’s I Am Panhellenic campaign.The council wants to feature members who are physically active, whether they are university athletes or participate i...

30 days of discounts

From staff reports

April 13, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Until the end of April, students can use their Cougar Cards to receive offers and discounts at local businesses as part of ASWSU’s second annual 30 Days of Pullman event.The event, organized by Corbin Poppe, ASWSU Director of Community Outreach, and the Pullman Chamber of Commerce, aims to get students ...

Biosciences research on display for Mom’s Weekend

From staff reports

April 10, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU students’ mothers will have the opportunity to see some of the research undergraduate students have been working on this Mom's Weekend.The School of Molecular Biosciences will be hosting its first annual student research symposium for a small group of five to six students from the college.Daniel Nic...

Raptors descend on Pullman for Mom’s Weekend

From staff reports

April 10, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

WSU’s Raptor Club will hold its annual Mom’s Weekend Silent Auction in Butch’s Den (CUB L60) on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.The auction will feature jewelry, artwork, handbags, wine baskets, and gift certificates. All items are donated from local businesses and individuals.Nickol Finch,...

Abelson invites Cougs and moms to tour the jungle

From staff reports

April 10, 2015


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

April showers bring May flowers, and on Friday students and their mothers are invited to stroll around the Abelson Greenhouse. Open from 2 - 5 p.m., visitors can expect to experience an indoor jungle as they observe tropical, subtropical and aquatic plants.Charles Cody, a scientific assistant in WSU’s ...

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