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Women*s Center holds open house for students of all genders, identities

Women*s Center holds open house for students of all genders, identities

JULIA GOLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The WSU Women*s Center held an open house yesterday afternoon to welcome students and discuss plans for the upcoming year. The Women*s Center wants students to know it is a safe and inclusive environment on campus that focuses on outreach. The center is open for everyone regardless of gender identity...

Homeless man steals weed wackers, leads police on high-speed chase

IAN SMAY, Evergreen Reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under Crime, Moscow Community, News, Pullman Community

Pullman Police arrested a man after he led officers of multiple departments on a high-speed chase through Pullman before being arrested outside of Palouse Wednesday afternoon. Officers arrested 37-year-old Shane Hagedorn, a homeless man whose last known address is listed in Spokane, after he ran from...

UREC emphasizes dress code with new signage

UREC emphasizes dress code with new signage

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

The Student Recreation Center posted new signage over the summer about their dress code after student concerns arose. Two students spoke to the Evergreen in April about being asked to change because of their outfits. One said she felt the policy was unfair towards women. Jeff Elbracht, director...

Hart, Rembert advance in race for county judge

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Local, Local elections, News, Politics, Pullman Community

Two weeks after the primary elections, the final results for Whitman County primaries were released Tuesday. In the race for Whitman County District Court Judge, John Hart, who garnered 43 percent of the vote, will face challenger Rob Rembert in November. Rembert came in second with 29.7 percent. Whitman...

Man attempts to rob truck in Pullman

IAN SMAY, Evergreen news reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Crime, Local, News, Pullman Community

Pullman Police arrested a man after he allegedly tried to steal a grain truck as it unloaded at a local elevator Saturday afternoon on State Street. A grain truck driver had pulled his semi-trailer into the elevator on State Street Saturday afternoon to unload his cargo when 24-year-old Anthony Henare...

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

JULIA GOLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus, WSU Tri-Cities

A new exhibit at the WSU Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art features artwork from three different university faculty members that focus on selfishness. The new exhibit, titled “Self*ish”, explores societies’ obsessions with themselves. The artists worked with the theme, formation and depiction of...

WSU walkway test results in safer pedestrians, less traffic

WSU walkway test results in safer pedestrians, less traffic

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen news editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

A summer trial run of a new pedestrian path by WSU Transportation Services has resulted in less traffic and positive pedestrian feedback, said Brent Atkinson, transportation options coordinator. The route prohibited access to Thatuna Street between Colorado and Linden streets for a month. The trial,...

Distinguished community members receive awards

Distinguished community members receive awards

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Since 2003, individuals who have served the Pullman community through promoting goodwill have been honored with a plaque inscribed with their name on the sidewalk around downtown Pullman. Members of the Pullman community gathered around Sam Dial Jewelers on Aug. 18 to honor the 2018 Walk of Fame inductees...

Politicians parade in Pullman

Politicians parade in Pullman

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 18, 2018


Filed under Local, Local elections, News, Politics, Pullman Community, Showcase, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The annual National Lentil Festival in Pullman brought out many current and aspiring government officials and their adherents to meet and speak with members of the community. Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell, congressional candidate Lisa Brown and their supporters walked together during the festival's...

IFC aims to increase inclusivity, drops GPA requirement

IFC aims to increase inclusivity, drops GPA requirement

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 17, 2018


Filed under Greek, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

WSU students registering to join a fraternity can no longer be turned away because of their grades. The Interfraternity Council (IFC), used to require all students registering for recruitment to have a 2.9 or a higher Grade Point Average (GPA), now only recommends it in order to “optimize opportunity”...

Some freshman living in triples, RAs sharing rooms

Some freshman living in triples, RAs sharing rooms

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 17, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Housing and Residence Life has had to remedy an overflow of housing applications by creating more space in residence halls. Once Housing and Residence Life got word the incoming freshman class would be bigger than anticipated, they came up with a plan to make sure they had enough housing space, Edw...

WSU accused of animal deaths, abuse

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 15, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Research, Safety, WSU Pullman campus

An animal rights group called WSU a “criminal laboratory” after it received documents it claims contain evidence of negligence toward animals by the university. One of the incidents in the documents involved a group of infant bats that developed a disease called cachexia which resulted in their...

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