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Make better use of UCORE requirements

Make better use of UCORE requirements

BRUCE MULMAT, Evergreen columnist

February 26, 2019

Pay attention in UCORE classes and make an effort to learn from them, no matter how much they tax your attention span, as it’s critical to being a good student. They are meant to give you an introduction to college life, expose you to new ideas and make you a more well-rounded person. UCORE classes...

New age technology with a bronze age feel

New age technology with a bronze age feel

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

February 26, 2019

Minority students need relatable role models

Minority students need relatable role models

DEYANIRA TOVAR, Evergreen columnist

February 21, 2019

There are programs set in place to mentor and assist Latino students, but there are not enough multicultural faculty at WSU to devote enough time and effort to these students. Latino students in Washington need support as one of many minority groups at WSU that don’t often have reinforcement or...

Surge of landfill waste needs to be handled

Surge of landfill waste needs to be handled

ALIVIA HILLER, Evergreen columnist

February 20, 2019

In the U.S., we don’t typically see what happens to our trash after we throw it away. Managed more for convenience than sustainability, waste is shipped to landfills all over the world and dumped just out of sight. However, by 2030, China’s Green Fence policy will displace over 111 metric tons...

Readers should scrutinize public opinions

Readers should scrutinize public opinions

BRUCE MULMAT, Evergreen columnist

February 19, 2019

Everyone has an opinion. They’re quite easy to share, but hard to handle. News sites rely on opinion writers to help shape the conversation around issues that need to be reported on. Some news sources have been facing backlash for the way they shape narratives with a lack of information. Many attribute...

What to say about the man who’s said everything

What to say about the man who’s said everything

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

February 19, 2019

Access Center should set attendance, not professors

Access Center should set attendance, not professors

DEYANIRA TOVAR, Evergreen columnist

February 14, 2019

Professors should not be able to restrict the amount of absences a student’s allowed when they have a disability. The Access Center at Washington State University is a great resource that provides a variety of accommodations for students who have impairing psychological or physical conditions. These...

Mental health signs, treatments should be common knowledge

Mental health signs, treatments should be common knowledge

AMAR JOSHI, Evergreen columnist

February 14, 2019

We all have something about ourselves that we don’t like, something which burdens our life in some way. The question is how to deal with issues like this before they turn into more serious problems. It’s been over a year now since Tyler Hilinski’s passing, causing many to consider how we can...

On your marks, get set, go

On your marks, get set, go

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

February 13, 2019

Guest column: Foreign language leads to success

Guest column: Foreign language leads to success

KEVIN SIMEON, Guest columnist

February 13, 2019

It wasn’t until my sophomore year on the Palouse when I had decided to take on the daunting challenge of learning Mandarin Chinese. It would later become one of the best decisions of my life. I had no idea that soon after one quick semester an intense passion for the language would immediately ignite....

Umbrella gun laws like I-1639 criminalize legal gun owners

Umbrella gun laws like I-1639 criminalize legal gun owners

BRUCE MULMAT, Evergreen columnist

February 12, 2019

Many gun owners claim lawmakers do not understand them and the recently passed initiative I-1639 reflects this. With the implementation of new gun-control laws, there are always concerns about what they will do to restrict gun owner rights. This initiative, in particular, received a great deal of backlas...

Just look at those beautiful elephant seals

Just look at those beautiful elephant seals

NICK SANDIFER, Evergreen cartoonist

February 12, 2019

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