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GPSA discusses mental health

GPSA discusses mental health

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2018


Filed under GPSA, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Despite reductions in Services and Activities Fees, members of GPSA said at their Monday night meeting the organization will not be significantly affected by budget cuts this year. GPSA has less money than it did last year, partly because the study center was redone, Executive Vice President David...

Water main breaks on Illinois Street

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Residents on parts of Indiana and Illinois streets were without water Monday for about six hours as crews worked to fix a water main break on Illinois Street. The 600 block of Illinois Street and the 1000 and 1100 blocks of Indiana Street were affected by the break. The break occurred in a pre-1980...

Aerospace club builds hydrogen powered drone

Aerospace club builds hydrogen powered drone

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Two seniors from the WSU Aerospace Club are working to design a hydrogen powered drone. Their goal is to break the current flight record. Casey Adam Doan, a senior computer engineering student, is the president of the WSU Aerospace Club. Along with fellow mechanical engineering student Phil Whitworth,...

International student shares Coug pride in travel across the US

International student shares Coug pride in travel across the US

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The Yellow River is the second largest in Asia and sixth in the world. It runs about 3,400 miles through northern China from west to east before emptying into the Bohai Sea. Along that river in central China, surrounded on two sides by mountains, is Lanzhou. With a population of about 3 million, Lanzhou,...

Stadium Way closed through Wednesday

Stadium Way closed through Wednesday

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen news editor

August 26, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, WSU Pullman campus

Beginning this Monday through Wednesday, a section of Stadium Way will be closed for construction between Wilson Road and Ferdinand’s Lane. The construction crews will add new utilities for the Plant Sciences Building, according to a WSU press release. Earlier this summer, crews repaved a section...

Coug Store hosts grand reopening, sells apparel

Coug Store hosts grand reopening, sells apparel

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 24, 2018


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

College Hill Custom Threads, a custom apparel and merchandise store, started in an apartment above The Coug in 2011. Since its beginnings, Tony Poston, owner, president, founder and WSU alumnus, has grown it into a national company that serves over 400 universities. The grand reopening of The Coug...

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...

Language classes cut due to low enrollment

Language classes cut due to low enrollment

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

Several foreign language courses such as French, Arabic and Japanese were cancelled due to insufficient student enrollment. WSU requires all courses to have a minimum of 15 students enrolled for the classes to operate, said Carmen Lugo-Lugo, director of the School of Languages, Cultures and Race,...

Schulz talks mental health, budgets, enrollment

Schulz talks mental health, budgets, enrollment

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under Administration, Faculty, News, Photo of the Week, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

WSU President Kirk Schulz fielded questions regarding mental health resources, budgets and this year’s largest-ever freshman class during an hour-long press conference to mark the beginning of the school year Wednesday morning at the Lewis Alumni Centre. Budget and athletics Schulz said the univers...

ASWSU Senate confirms director positions

ASWSU Senate confirms director positions

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen Assistant New Editor

August 23, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Senate confirmed several directors and co-directors for the semester at the first general meeting of the 2018-19 school year yesterday evening. The director of community affairs, co-director of diversity and inclusion, co-deputy director of communication and director of health and safety...

Supervision quality main reason for employee departure

Supervision quality main reason for employee departure

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Administration, Faculty, News, Safety, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

WSU recently released employee exit survey numbers with outgoing staff and faculty, marking quality of supervision and lack of career advancement opportunities as the most-disliked aspects of their time at the university. Phil Weiler, vice president of marketing and communications for WSU, said the...

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...

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