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Men should take control of future with new male birth control

Men should take control of future with new male birth control

ALAINA BEAULAURIER, Evergreen columnist

March 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

A recent study from the University of Washington found that a male birth control pill is safe for daily use. It works as a sperm blocker, using hormones to lower sperm count to a safe level that ensures their partner will not become pregnant. The most recent clinical trial finished positively with...

Social justice needs a diversity of tactics

Social justice needs a diversity of tactics

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen columnist

March 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

I fail at rallies. I am also a feminist, which makes this issue rather difficult. I’m not good at standing there and screaming, despite being able to do that at a football game. I feel silly. I feel like I’m not being heard like I should. I am an introvert — I have a bubble that no one should...

Don’t vote if you’re uninformed

Don’t vote if you’re uninformed

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen columnist

March 27, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

With the ASWSU elections completed earlier this month, students all over campus were given a chance to come forward and give their opinion in the form of a vote. There was a large variety of candidates and policies on the ballot, and everyone had a chance to weigh in. However, with so many issues...

Treat freshman like students, not customers

Treat freshman like students, not customers

ALEX BIVIANO, Evergreen columnist

March 27, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

The cost of a residence hall room at WSU is one of the single most overpriced items someone could pay for in Washington. Living in Goldsworthy Hall, or any of the “cheaper” residence halls, costs $1400 per month, while the most expensive on-campus apartments are listed at $636 per month. In...

Reader Reactions | Wanderlust, studying abroad should not just be for wealthy

March 22, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

Readers react to a column calling for more accessibility when it comes to traveling, either independently or through study abroad programs. While many college students are passionate about traveling, they are either drowning in debt or trying to afford rent and groceries. Scholarships are offered for...

Support students’ decision to speak up

Support students’ decision to speak up

Editorial Board

March 22, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

High school students across the country, including Pullman, walked out of class March 14 in protest of frequent school shootings. As a result, students who participated faced repercussions in the form of detentions and suspensions. Regardless of your opinion on gun control, students should be commended,...

Education must adapt to new media sources

Education must adapt to new media sources

HANAH GOETZ, Evergreen columnist

March 21, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Many students learn through different styles of engagement. Some are perfectly fine reading textbooks and flipping flashcards. But others don’t benefit from this experience. They need something more sensory, something they can tie into their contemporary lives. Professors should do more than just...

Wanderlust should not just be for wealthy

Wanderlust should not just be for wealthy

ALAINA BEAULAURIER, Evergreen columnist

March 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Travel has become the new display of wealth for our young generation. We’re skipping the cars, houses and white picket fences for something less material. Travel has become part of one’s social status, which can occasionally lead to shaming those who do not take it upon themselves to get out and...

Reader Reactions | Faculty Senate discuses parking increases, advising concerns

March 20, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

Readers react to a Faculty Senate meeting where faculty members called a 2.8 percent parking fee increase “outrageous.” Faculty are concerned of price hikes after only receiving a raise of under 2 percent. Daniel Stuart Hoffman: “We should be talking about reductions or elimination, not increases. T...

The NRA’s vision for US Schools

The NRA’s vision for US Schools

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

March 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Multicultural Greek Plaza deserves support from administration

Multicultural Greek Plaza deserves support from administration

LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen columnist

March 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

The ASWSU Senate recently voted unanimously in support of naming the space on top of Terrell Library the Multicultural Greek Plaza at the beginning of next school year. Naming this space will help recognize multicultural Greeks for their often overlooked contributions to the WSU campus and larger co...

Letter from the editor: Communication key to success

MADISON JACKSON, Evergreen editor-in-chief

March 9, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Again, thank you WSU for passing the Student Media fee. With this $5 fee in the fall and spring semesters, we will strive to continue representing you as accurately as possible. Undergraduates passed the fee with 50.8 percent and graduate passed the fee with 52 percent. To the other 48.9 percent ...

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