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Candidates looking to ineffective policies

Candidates looking to ineffective policies

SAAD NABIL ALI, Evergreen columnist

July 12, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

With local elections just a stone’s throw away, candidate and former state Sen. Lisa Brown has made a huge splash as the only Democrat to run for the 5th Congressional District seat against incumbent Republican Cathy McMorris Rodgers and others for the primary. Brown highlighted sentiments concerning...

Develop the habit of self-care this summer

Develop the habit of self-care this summer

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

June 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I was a zookeeper, my biggest issue was the inability to take care of myself. I was falling apart outside of the zoo. I ate terribly, I dressed lazily and I binged Netflix more than I shopped for groceries. I was a mess. But then it started to creep into my work and my health was greatly affected....

Dad quits supporting WSU, decides to support University of Oslo

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

June 21, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

My dad, Brett, really wanted to be a “college dad,” like the ones who are pridefully wearing the t-shirts of their student’s school, watching the football games with you, and bragging to the neighbors that their kid is in an awesome college. It is a happy image, and it is something my dad was excited...

Choosing apathy is no longer an option

Choosing apathy is no longer an option

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

June 14, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

With James Allsup being certified as a Precinct Committee Officer in Whitman County and the recent decision of the WSU Board of Regents to approve an athletics deficit plan that includes doubling student fees, it is time for students to start realizing that their newest job is to start stepping up to...

Keep Pullman’s trees in development plans

Keep Pullman’s trees in development plans

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

May 31, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

Recently there has been numerous negative responses toward Pullman's possible decision to remove or replace trees downtown for further development. But while Pullman is working to increase their aesthetic value, we see that the government is choosing to treat the nature around it like most people in...

Take advantage of more unique opportunities for career development

MOHAMED SALEM, Guest columnist

May 31, 2018


Filed under Columns, Guest Commentaries, Opinion

For many years, WSU student minorities have been struggling to have proper representation at ASWSU. Our minority peers are discouraged from public service by the cronyism, bias and cliquey circles in student government. The path to success and involvement should never be restricted to fitting in such...

Street Talk: What do you think about the tuition increase?

HANAH GOETZ, Opinion editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

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Opinion inviting readers to share thoughts

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Dearest readers, it is that time. While many return home, The Daily Evergreen remains to bring information to those who stay behind. We might be less frequent this semester, but we have not lost our important role as a student run newspaper that watches over the university.earest readers, it is that...

Cultural diversity should explore gray areas, open dialogues

Cultural diversity should explore gray areas, open dialogues

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen opinion editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

We have a tendency to alienate people in the endeavor to create an understanding towards cultural diversity. Instead of teaching, we’re arguing. We’re closing any lines of communication and understanding towards a healthier cultural environment by punishing instead of responding with open-minde...

Not all students prepared for writing portfolio

Not all students prepared for writing portfolio

MORGAN HOSTETTLER, Evergreen columnist

May 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

No matter your major, you have and will write a noticeable number of essays while at WSU. Even if you hate everything about writing and you figure out a schedule where you have a minimal amount of work, at least five papers are required before you walk across the stage like our most recent graduates. These...

Building Evergreen’s prestige

Building Evergreen’s prestige

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

May 4, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Ever since I wrote my first story for The Daily Evergreen in spring 2015, my roommates greet me with surprise if I come home at any point between 9 a.m. and 11 p.m. I can’t blame them. I once spent 48 hours straight in the newsroom, leaving only to buy Panda Express. Since I started, I’ve worked...

Leaving a legacy of transparent media, fair reporting

MADISON JACKSON, Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Today marks my last day as editor-in-chief of The Daily Evergreen. At times, I never thought I would make it here, or predict the feelings this sentence stirs up. It’s bittersweet to be sure. The experiences I had while in this office are priceless. The people I met and the relationships I built...

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