The Daily Evergreen

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...

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...

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...

No More 1 in 4

No More 1 in 4

Brittany Amerson, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

Small red flags staked in the grass fluttered in the breeze Thursday as students walked by on their way to class.The flags, placed in front of WSU residence halls, were a part of the ‘No More 1 in 4’ campaign to educate and end the rape of women. By creating a visual representation of how many f...

WSU cuts ribbon for Northside

WSU cuts ribbon for Northside

Madison Callan, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

The new Northside Residence Hall received an official welcome to the WSU campus yesterday at the hall’s dedication ceremony.The event included appearances by WSU President Elson S. Floyd, the WSU Board of Regents, the building designers, the staff of the new hall, the Cougar Marching Band, and Butch...

Wellbeing and CACD team up to help students on all fronts

Wellbeing and CACD team up to help students on all fronts

Madison Callan, Evergreen reporter

September 5, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

The Center for Advising and Career Development (CACD) and Wellbeing are partnering up to offer workshops that promote living well and success in all different areas.Kyle Ross, an academic career advisor for the CACD, helps put on workshops that focus on time management."Wellbeing specializes in everything outside o...

Student veteran urges Senate to act on campus center

Student veteran urges Senate to act on campus center

Zack Briggs, Evergreen ASWSU reporter

September 5, 2013


Filed under WSU Pullman campus

WSU Pullman is the last university in the state to have a veteran’s center, and the need to address this issue appeared for the second time on Wednesday’s ASWSU Senate meeting’s agenda.President of the Student Veterans Affairs Committee Tobias Slaton presented a testimony before the senate, calling...