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Fejeran: Election accountability

ERIC FEJERAN, County auditor candidate (prefers Democratic Party)

June 7, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

The auditor’s office requires big changes in order to make sure that every eligible voter has an equal voice. It is not news to most people that rural county governments, Whitman County included, run on a very tight budget. This is no excuse for the previous shortcomings that the community has experienced...

Jamison: More qualified personnel

SANDY JAMISON, County auditor candidate (prefers Republican Party)

June 7, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

When most people hear the term “auditor” they immediately think of an individual who inspects and verifies the accuracy of a company’s operational and/or financial records. While this is the true definition of a financial auditor, in Whitman County the term “auditor” encompasses so much...

Reader Reactions | WSU Athletics budget plan

June 7, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

WSU Athletics releases budget plan dependent on student fees. Victor Small: “Hey athletics department, I get it, economics and statistics can be tricky subjects. I mean, who hasn’t struggled with it am I right? But it’s always better just to ask the prof for help instead of faking it and ho...

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...

Reader Reactions | Evergreen named top three student newspaper

Reader Reactions | Evergreen named top three student newspaper

May 24, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

Readers react to The Society of Professional Journalists naming The Daily Evergreen one of the top three daily student newspapers in the nation earlier this week. Jens Hegg: “I’m glad they were recognized. They have done a great job holding people accountable on multiple things the last couple ...

WSU research another victim to political bias

WSU research another victim to political bias

EDITORIAL BOARD, The Daily Evergreen

May 24, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

WSU has once again found itself in the line of fire regarding its lack of neutrality and bias toward scientific research conducted on campus. It is the goal of science to help us understand the world around us, but it is also the job of science to be removed from any influence on behalf of this goal....

Students should take responsibility

Students should take responsibility

EDITORIAL BOARD, The Daily Evergreen

May 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Showcase

Though Granite Point has recently re-opened after a major clean-up of trash and defacing of the cliffs, we have to remember that this is not the first time a major natural area has fallen victim to the carelessness of students and residents. Kamiak Butte was shut down due to an illegal campfire sparking...

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...

Reader Reactions | Wolf researcher resigns from WSU

Reader Reactions | Wolf researcher resigns from WSU

May 17, 2018


Filed under Guest Commentaries, Opinion

Readers react to well-known wolf researcher, Robert Wielgus, announcing his resignation after a settlement with WSU. Tiva Wolfe: "I just read all the information I could find on him, and it seems like he was the victim more than anything else. He did the research he was paid to do, and because lawm...

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...

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