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Online psychology degree ranks third in nation

Devin Trubey

September 12, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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 ...

Veterans ‘not feeling the love’

Veterans ‘not feeling the love’

Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 12, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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...

Shifting to an ‘Arab Winter’

Shifting to an ‘Arab Winter’

Maxwell Reister, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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 ...

Center advisers foster success

by Alex Madison

September 10, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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 ...

Walking on the Mall, colleagues remember their friend

Chad Sokol, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

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...

Fulbright scholars welcome international additions

Hannah Ray Lambert, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

WSU Fulbright representatives welcomed visiting faculty and student scholars Thursday at their reception.William Andrefsky, the dean of WSU’s graduate school, told attendees he is glad they have chosen to pursue their studies at WSU.“Research, innovation and discovery are fueled by diverse perspe...

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