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Inspiring hope and securing experience

Inspiring hope and securing experience

BY MAIA GABRIEL | Evergreen reporter

March 31, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

The College of Agriculture, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) announced a plan to build a center to provide students with supplemental education to flourish in their college career and beyond.Faculty, staff and industries employees attended the news conference for the new building, called the Cen...

Preventing bullying in college

BY MADISON CALLAN | Evergreen reporter

March 28, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

New anti-harassment policies that include cyber-bullying will be standardized at colleges receiving federal aid.The Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act, a bill co-sponsored by U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, was originally introduced after Tyler Clementi committed suicide as a result of cyber bu...

ASWSU looks back, sets goals

ASWSU looks back, sets goals

From staff reports

March 28, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

From houses on College Hill to the Washington State Capitol, ASWSU has addressed numerous and varied topics in the past year.ASWSU President Taylor Hennessey took the podium yesterday evening in the Goertzen Communication Addition to deliver his 2014 State of the Association address.Regarding the overall s...

Baseball coach involved in four-car wreck

Baseball coach involved in four-car wreck

FROM STAFF REPORTS

March 28, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

A four-car accident involving WSU Baseball Head Coach Don Marbut blocked turning traffic at Stadium Way and Main Street around 5 p.m. last night.Eyewitnesses reported seeing Marbut’s truck careening down Main Street at around 40 to 45 mph. The truck allegedly swerved into opposing traffic, drove ove...

WSU online programs place statewide

BY NOHELANI QUIGTAR | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

WSU Global Campus was ranked as the third most popular in the state by the SR Education Group. “After getting pregnant at such a young age, it would have been difficult to commit to a campus lifestyle,” ASWSU Online President Brianna Lisenbee said. “Through the WSU Global Campus I feel a sens...

Daring to dream for financial aid

BY MADISON CALLAN | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

Beginning Tuesday, undocumented students can apply for Washington state financial aid because of a component of The Real Hope Act.Because the bill was signed into action after the usual period to apply for financial aid passed, this year there will be a one-time window for undocumented students to ap...

Tuition frozen for second year running

BY JACOB RUMMEL | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

The supplemental budget passed by the state of Washington Legislature ensures WSU tuition rates will remain frozen for the school year beginning in the fall of 2014.The Washington Legislature passes a two-year budget on odd-numbered years and a supplemental budget on even-numbered years. WSU representative...

State senator returns to his roots

State senator returns to his roots

BY MATTHEW BRUNSTETTER | Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

Washington state Sen. Michael Baumgartner came to WSU Wednesday to speak with ASWSU about his activities in Olympia and share some words of advice with his alma mater.Baumgartner discussed his negotiations in keeping college tuition from rising across the state.“The big thing this year was getting a b...

The real cons of transparency

BY MADISON CALLAN | Evergreen reporter

March 26, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

One professor doesn’t think government transparency would be as beneficial as is commonly perceived.The transparency level that should be maintained was debated Tuesday at the Foley Institute's Coffee and Politics lecture.Mark Stephan, associate professor at WSU Vancouver in the political science dep...

New regent brings scientific expertise to board

MARCO RODRIGUEZ | Evergreen reporter

March 25, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Lura J. Powell, a doctor of science with years of experience in U.S. institutions for research and technology, to the WSU Board of Regents.Powell was appointed on March 10 to fill the position recently vacated by Francois Forgette, a lawyer who served on the ...

Breaking world records for rock-paper-scissors

FROM STAFF REPORTS

March 24, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

A student project announced Sunday night will gather WSU and Pullman residents to beat the world record for the largest rock-paper-scissors tournament ever played.In addition to attempting to break the record, another goal of the tournament is to raise money for development in technology to help people ...

ASWSU senate reaching funding limit

FROM STAFF REPORTS

March 14, 2014


Filed under News, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU senate has to tighten down on its budget as it approaches the end of the fiscal year.Amita Jain, the senate finance director, said in a senate meeting Wednesday evening that ASWSU was working with about $6,000 for the remainder of the fiscal year.The ASWSU senate turned down a funding request o...

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