The Daily Evergreen

Silenced by social media

Evergreen editorial board

April 20, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Well no means yes and yes means anal, right?” This chilling attempt at a joke one Daily Evergreen editor heard from an acquaintance elicited a laugh from the other person in the car.Welcome to rape culture, where violent, insidious acts are fair game for comedic fodder.In addition to in-person insensit...

Letter from the editor: The importance of student media

Hannah Street | Daily Evergreen Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

This WSU election season has shown me there is a hunger on campus for student media.In the past week, The Daily Evergreen has created a special edition, published a Voters Guide, defended its right to publish without prior review, and it still put out a daily paper, trained reporters and held editor meet...

Editorial Board: Student media fee only way to guarantee true ethical authority

By The Daily Evergreen Editorial Board

March 8, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Referendum

Already at more than 30 percent of the Election Board’s goal, strong voter turnout is a sign that students at WSU care about university issues.When this edition went to press, ASWSU Election Board Chair Zachary Anders said voter turnout had topped 16.5 percent. “It looks as if we’re on path for...

ASWSU election editorial board: Evergreen endorses Cherif-Kalilikane ticket

By The Daily Evergreen editorial board

March 7, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

The Daily Evergreen editorial board was hard-pressed to make a decision on which ASWSU ticket to endorse for the 2016 school year. After exclusive interviews with each of the tickets, the board firmly believes any of the three would make fine choices for president and vice president.Each ticket has its...

Editorial Board: Vote ‘yes’

The Daily Evergreen Editorial Board

March 3, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Referendum

The Daily Evergreen editorial board believes it is in the best interest of WSU students to vote to pay a $4 per semester fee to help fund the Office of Student Media.The opportunity to vote on this referendum will begin Sunday, March 6, and end Thursday, March 10. The referendum will be on the same ...

Letter from the Web & Mobile Manager: New website

BY MICHELLE FREDRICKSON | Evergreen Web & Mobile Manager

February 9, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

The Daily Evergreen is an award-winning publication. Taking home more than two dozen awards in the last calendar year, this publication is something the students should be proud of. And now, we have launched a web presence to match.If you go to today, you will see a newly-redesigned ...

Letter to the Editor: Tuition reduction is good news for Washington

Rep. Hans Zeiger | ranking minority member on the House Higher Education Committee.

September 4, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Guest Commentaries, Opinion

History is being made in Washington state this year, and the nation is watching. In June, legislators in Olympia passed a budget that reduces tuition at all state colleges and universities over the next two years.Tuition will be reduced by 5 percent at all state institutions for the 2015-16 school year. Then in 2016...

Letter from the Editor: A pivotal year for WSU, Student Media

By Dustin Brennan | Evergreen Editor-in-Chief

August 21, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Welcome– or welcome back – to Pullman, Cougs. I hope you’re ready for another great year.As you know, the University suffered a devastating loss this summer with the death of its president, Elson S. Floyd. Floyd was a kind, thoughtful and passionate leader for this institution, and his contribu...

Letter from the Editor: Fall transitions, new beginnings

Lance Lijewski | Summer Evergreen editor-in-chief

August 14, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Three years ago I decided to apply for college. I had no idea where I wanted to go. I just wanted to leave home. I’d heard a lot about WSU, so I Googled ‘Cougars.’After several hours of entertaining distractions and poor decisions, I finally came across WSU’s online application. I signed the ...

Editorial Board: Know where your money is going

The Daily Evergreen Editorial Board

April 6, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Attention students of Washington State University: at the start of every academic year, we the students contribute $544 each to an account governed by the Student Services and Activities (S&A) committee.Tonight, the committee will vote on where our money goes. This will happen in a meeting that is open to t...

Editorial Board: Get out and vote

Daily Evergreen Editorial Board

March 9, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

This year, unlike in previous years, The Daily Evergreen has chosen to not endorse a ticket for the ASWSU presidential election.This decision, reached after much deliberation, was not made because of a lack of belief in the candidates.If Adam Crouch and Kyle Geiger are elected, they would make positive...

A Daily Evergreen Q&A: Crouch and Geiger

March 9, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Q. What will be your top priority coming into office?A. The day we step into office we will begin to revolutionize the way that ASWSU interacts with students by putting a top priority in listening to the student voice and matching our agenda to that of the current student wants and needs. Transparen...

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