The Daily Evergreen

Colleges cut funding to environmental centers

Colleges cut funding to environmental centers

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Administration, News, Research, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Two programs face cuts as university lowers spending

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Students learn marginalized perspectives

Students learn marginalized perspectives

BAILEY CAMPBELL, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

‘Rooms of Resistance’ helps students understand others

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Resources offered for veterans on campus

Resources offered for veterans on campus

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Mental health for veterans is a legislative and community priority for groups on campus. James Dalton, ASWSU senator and vice president of the Student Veterans Committee, said the primary focus of the committee is to bring to light issues that veterans face and to promote veterans on campus. He said...

WSU alumnus announces run for state House

WSU alumnus announces run for state House

FORREST HOLT, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2017


Filed under News, Politics, WSU Pullman campus

Matthew Sutherland, a 24-year-old WSU graduate, dropped out of a Congressional race, instead announcing his candidacy for a seat in the state’s House of Representatives at a Whitman County Democrats-hosted event Sunday night. Sutherland’s announcement left Lisa Brown, a former WSU Spokane Chancellor, the onl...

Students share stories, lobby for DREAM Act

Students share stories, lobby for DREAM Act

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen news editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Crimson Group students joined in a national movement by holding a forum on campus and sending three members to Washington D.C., urging leaders to support immigration reform. During Thursday's forum, Crimson Group member Carolina Silva said the forum and Washington D.C. events were meant to educate...

Students compete in shelter design

Students compete in shelter design

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

WSU students completed a prototype of a homeless shelter for a design competition in Spokane. The School of Design and Construction students unveiled their design in Carpenter Hall on Wednesday. The collapsible shelter was designed by the members of Assistant Professor Mona Ghandi’s Homeless Shelter...

ASWSU approves retention counselor resolution

ASWSU approves retention counselor resolution

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

In response to cuts to retention counselors in Multicultural Student Services, ASWSU approved a resolution calling on university administration to hire more faculty from diverse backgrounds. Uncertified Senator Leonard Covarrubias spoke in support of the resolution, and said it was in response to...

Students to promote clean DREAM Act on campus

Students to promote clean DREAM Act on campus

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2017


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

Like many young undocumented immigrants, Brenda Rodriguez, a senior women’s studies and Spanish double major, is working to improve her own future. Fortunately, she said, she renewed her Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals work permit before President Donald Trump rescinded the program, which...

Fire safety inspections improved

JORDAN KERCHEVAL, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2017


Filed under News, Safety, WSU Pullman campus

There has been a positive trend in the annual fire inspections performed at the 23 WSU fraternities, according to a news release from the Pullman Fire Department. In previous years, it was rare for a fraternity to pass an inspection on the first visit of an annual fire inspection, and scheduled appointments...

Sophomore moons visiting dads, national audiences at Stanford game

Sophomore moons visiting dads, national audiences at Stanford game

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

November 7, 2017


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

WSU sophomore Elliott Armitage never intended to become an internet sensation. But when he decided to leap the rails of the west end zone at Martin Stadium last Saturday, he fell right into the hearts of the Cougar faithful. Yes, Armitage is the man who pulled his pants down after WSU took the lead...

Possibility of gang violence investigated

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

November 7, 2017


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

The Pullman Police Department is investigating the possibility that Halloween weekend’s shooting on Duncan Lane was gang-related. Pullman Police Cmdr. Chris Tennant said the department is working with several other western Washington agencies on the investigation. Although they are looking into...