The Daily Evergreen

Men’s basketball trampled by Buffs

Men’s basketball trampled by Buffs

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Mens, Showcase, Sports

WSU men's basketball was outscored by 15 points in the first half against Colorado, and trailed by as many as 26 in the final 20 minutes of the game before ultimately losing 82-73 to the Buffaloes. Colorado (12-7, 4-3) shot 52 percent from the field while WSU (9-9, 1-5) made just over 40 percent of...

Cougars knock off rival Huskies

Cougars knock off rival Huskies

AVERY COOPER, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

Four quarters were not enough for WSU women's basketball as they took on bitter rival University of Washington. After leading three straight quarters, the Cougars were able to hold on long enough to grab an overtime victory over the Huskies 78-75. Redshirt sophomore forward Borislava "Bobbi Buckets"...

Sunniva shakes what her mama gave her

Sunniva shakes what her mama gave her

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

As Sunniva Huffman took the stage as the least-experienced belly dancer in a pizza restaurant in Kirkland, she was very nervous. She had never performed to live music and was unsure of how the crowd would react to her performance. Now, Huffman teaches others how to belly dance in downtown Pullman. “So...

Stretching the court

Stretching the court

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, Showcase, Sports

WSU senior guard Steven Shpreyregin walked on to the men’s basketball team, but he is an essential part of the close-knit group that describe themselves as a family. Whether it’s hanging out with his teammates after a tiring practice or stretching the court with his shooting ability on game day,...

Activist of different generations come together

Activist of different generations come together

SANG JUNG, Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

A panel of students and faculty came together Tuesday and discussed how activism had changed within their lifetimes. The Center for Civic Engagement hosted the event, titled “A New Era of Social Activism,” for people to share their stories of organizing for social justice. Brenda Rodriguez,...

Faculty to consider combining Arts and Sciences departments

Faculty to consider combining Arts and Sciences departments

LINH NGUYEN, Evergreen reporter

January 17, 2018


Filed under Administration, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

A Faculty Senate proposal could merge three departments into one. If passed, the proposal would combine the Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures with Comparative Ethnic Studies and American Studies. The proposal will be presented to the Faculty Senate this semester, according to a letter...

Margetts passionate about pool, protecting ocean

Margetts passionate about pool, protecting ocean

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

January 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports, Womens

Jasmine Margetts spends a lot of time in the water, whether it’s swimming for WSU or safeguarding beach-goers as a Los Angeles County life guard in the summer. It doesn’t stop there. The junior environmental science major hopes to one day work as an oceanographer and protect aquatic environments. Margetts...

Towering over opponents

Towering over opponents

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, Showcase, Sports

To fill the void left by the departure of the 2016-2017 WSU men’s basketball senior class, junior forward Robert Franks has stepped up to become a leader on the team. “I knew coming into this year that I would have to be the head of the snake for this team,” Franks said. “Me and Malachi [Flynn],...

Newest Moscow flower shop achieves couple’s ambition

Newest Moscow flower shop achieves couple’s ambition

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

New flower shop recently opened in downtown Moscow, fulfilling the lifelong dream of a passionate local couple. Owned and operated by Tony and Heather Niccoli, the Little Shop of Florals, located at 111 2nd Street in Moscow, opened Jan. 1. Heather has worked in several flower shops over the years...

Moscow Food Co-Op celebrates expansion

Moscow Food Co-Op celebrates expansion

Marco McCray, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

The Moscow Food Co-op recently opened their expansion on the University of Idaho campus. The business was founded in 1973, and now has locations at 121 E 5th Street in downtown Moscow as well as the Campus Christian Center at UI. Co-op General Manager Melinda Schab said one of the most unique aspects...

Faculty hear INTO proposal

Faculty hear INTO proposal

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen reporter

January 12, 2018


Filed under Administration, Faculty, Faculty, News, Showcase

The year’s first Faculty Senate meeting focused on a plan to enroll more international students and the Performing Arts program’s future. Asif Chaudhry, vice president of International Programs, spoke to the Senate about WSU’s strategy to increase revenue by enrolling more international students...

Olympic-sized dream

Olympic-sized dream

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen sports editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under Features, Mens, Showcase, Sports

253 feet. That’s the distance Brock Eager has to throw a 16-pound metal ball attached to a steel wire in order to accomplish his dream of making it to the Olympics as a hammer thrower. “I think it’s pretty realistic,” he said. “I’m hoping for 2020.” Currently, the redshirt junior hamm...