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Professor presents history of North Korean denuclearization

Professor presents history of North Korean denuclearization

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Politics, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Yong-Chool Ha, Korea Foundation professor at University of Washington, spoke about the denuclearization of North Korea and the history of its nuclear program Tuesday afternoon in the Foley Speaker’s Room. “North Korea was isolated and comparatively [to South Korea] suffering,” he said. “They...

Phi Gamma Delta off two-week supervised probation

Phi Gamma Delta off two-week supervised probation

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Phi Gamma Delta, also known as Fiji, recently ended its two-week supervised probation that was called for days after a culturally offensive video surfaced on social media. The fraternity published a video of its members dressed in grass skirts Sept. 17 as part of their philanthropy week. The video...

Former Pullman High School athlete murdered in Salt Lake City

Former Pullman High School athlete murdered in Salt Lake City

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen news editor

October 23, 2018


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

Lauren McCluskey, a former Pullman High School track star and student-athlete at University of Utah, was found shot dead Monday night in a car near Utah campus residence halls. Authorities later found the suspect, 37-year-old Melvin Rowland, dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at the Trinity...

GPSA discusses university budget, stipends

GPSA discusses university budget, stipends

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under GPSA, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Students discussed the university budget, new stipend proposals and possible changes to graduate students’ access at the Chinook Student Center and University Recreation Center at a Monday night meeting for the GPSA. WSU budget Joan King, newly-retired associate vice president and chief univer...

Pullman Transit may add electric buses with help of grants

Pullman Transit may add electric buses with help of grants

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 22, 2018


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

Pullman Transit is applying for two grants that could bring three fully-electric buses to the area by 2021. One federally-funded grant would allow for the purchase of two electric buses, with each bus costing approximately $800,000, Pullman Transit Manager Wayne Thompson said. The Regional Mobility...

WSU recycling changes labels to improve clarity

WSU recycling changes labels to improve clarity

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

October 22, 2018


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

Bins with green commingled labels will soon switch to blue recycling labels in an effort to increase “clean” or uncontaminated recycling throughout campus. Rick Finch, manager of WSU Facilities Operations Waste Management, said they began to switch the labels this semester within popular student...

Businesses raise over $2,000 for Cougar Health Fund

Businesses raise over $2,000 for Cougar Health Fund

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

October 22, 2018


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

'Two Weeks of Pullman' allowed businesses to donate a percentage of sales to support mental health, prevent sexual assault

Student groups register about 2,000 to vote in local elections

Student groups register about 2,000 to vote in local elections

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

October 21, 2018


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

WSU student organizations registered more people on campus to vote since the beginning of the fall semester than any previous year. ASWSU worked with student organizations it thought would be willing to help register students to vote, said Quinton Berkompas, ASWSU deputy director of Legislative Affairs. It...

Local business owners discuss GameDay crowds

Local business owners discuss GameDay crowds

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

October 21, 2018


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

While many students were out late in celebration of ESPN’s College GameDay coming to campus over the weekend, downtown business owners braced themselves for one of Pullman’s biggest football weekends yet. Kristy Mosman, Zoe Coffee and Kitchen manager, said it was hard to gauge the capacity of...

Orange Bowl Committee visits Pullman for first time

Orange Bowl Committee visits Pullman for first time

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, News, Sports, WSU Pullman campus

Representatives from the Capital One Orange Bowl were backstage at Saturday morning’s ESPN College GameDay broadcast. Andrew P. Hertz, committee member and past president, along with member Salomon Sredni were there visiting with Athletic Director Pat Chun and others. On Friday the pair met with...

Professor writes book on success, wins award

Professor writes book on success, wins award

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

A WSU professor’s new book exploring the successes of black males in literature has recently won the 2018 Award for Creative Scholarship at the College Language Association (CLA) annual convention banquet. Aaron Oforlea, associate professor at WSU, published his book “James Baldwin, Toni Morrison,...

Pullman responders brace for GameDay festivities

Pullman responders brace for GameDay festivities

CODY SCHOELER, Evergreen reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under Crime, Football, Local, News, Pullman Community, Safety, Sports, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

As College GameDay’s broadcast approaches, Pullman first responders are preparing for what is set to be a big weekend for Pullman. “We’re not doing a whole lot different,” Pullman Fire Chief Mike Heston said. “Our motto is be prepared for anything.” Heston said this weekend is high...

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