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Volleyball looks to continue perfect start

Volleyball looks to continue perfect start

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 22 WSU volleyball travels to Bowling Green, Kentucky, playing in its second-straight weekend tournament. The team is 7-0 and will look to end the perfect non-conference start at the Western Kentucky University tournament before starting Pac-12 play Thursday in Seattle. Head Coach Jen Greeny said...

Support renewable energy in Washington

Support renewable energy in Washington

KADE RUSSOM, Evergreen columnist

September 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

Washington is known for its green energy in a polluted world. As its citizens, we should continue to support this agenda for the benefit of all. Governor Jay Inslee issued Executive Order 14-04 in April 2014, beginning an initiative to address the effects of climate change by providing tax exemptions...

Conical Collaborations supports students

Conical Collaborations supports students

MARY GINTHER, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

The WSU music department will be holding a concert called “Conical Collaborations” on Sept. 14 in Bryan Hall to raise money for the School of Music scholarship fund. The concert is a reoccurring event the department hosts as part of its Faculty Artist Series to feature the collaborative stylings...

Freshmen mentorship program introduced to student government

Freshmen mentorship program introduced to student government

KIRSI LUNDHAGEN, Evergreen reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Showcase

A new mentorship program for incoming freshmen was presented to ASWSU on Wednesday evening as a way for students to become engaged on campus. “I think first-year programs are important, they are what make stu­dents stay here at WSU,” ASWSU President Savannah Rogers said. “It creates a community...

Disconnect between students, administration

Disconnect between students, administration

ALEX BIVIANO, Evergreen columnist

September 12, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

For a university to function properly, compromises must be made. Our current administration is trying to lead WSU in the right direction by connecting with student leadership and university donors to make mutually beneficial decisions. While WSU President Kirk Schulz’s involvement with student leadership...

Latinx Heritage Month kicks off next week

Latinx Heritage Month kicks off next week

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

In celebration of Latinx Heritage Month, several sponsors on campus including University Recreation and the School of Languages, Cultures and Race will host a series of events over the next few weeks. The events will be held in different locations throughout the CUB and Chinook from Sept. 19 to Oct....

Is Cougs matchup with EWU a “trap game?”

Is Cougs matchup with EWU a “trap game?”

JACKSON GARDNER, Assistant sports editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Showcase, Sports

Eastern Washington University  has a good football program. There is no denying that. WSU Head Coach Mike Leach wouldn’t deny that either, and he is one of the more intelligent football minds in the collegiate game. But does he view his matchup against Eastern as a “trap game,” a label often...

Graduate students talk parking proposals

Graduate students talk parking proposals

KIRSI LUNDHAGEN, Evergreen reporter

September 11, 2018


Filed under GPSA, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

At a GPSA meeting Monday night John Shaheen, director of WSU Transportation Services Services, spoke to the Senate on the strategic goals and decision-making process around transit and parking on the university campus. “A common question we often get is, why do I have to pay for parking, why doesn’t...

Week Two Pac-12 North power rankings

Week Two Pac-12 North power rankings

SHAWN O'CONNOR, Evergreen columnist

September 11, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Showcase, Sports

Here is how the teams in the Pac-12 North division stack up after week two. No. 9 Stanford University Senior running back Bryce Love rolled as Stanford won a statement game over then-No. 17 University of Southern California 17-3. Love ran for 136-yards and a touchdown on 22 carries for the Ca...

Women’s golf starts season Monday

Women’s golf starts season Monday

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

WSU women’s golf will head to Albuquerque, New Mexico, for the opening tournament of the 2018 season. The team will compete at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational tournament on Monday and Tuesday. Head Coach Kelli Kamimura said the team has grown and developed tremendously over the past...

Fencing club challenges members physically, mentally

Fencing club challenges members physically, mentally

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Club Sports, Co Ed, Showcase, Sports

Athletes from the WSU fencing club were clashing swords as they practiced in Smith Gym on Thursday night. Fencing is an old practice with cultural references in “The Three Musketeers” and “The Parent Trap.” While it might be easy to describe fencing as sword fighting, fencing is more than...

Moscow Mountain Madness connects runners of all roads

Moscow Mountain Madness connects runners of all roads

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Showcase

Runners enjoyed one of the Palouse Road Runners’ four major annual races, Moscow Mountain Madness on Sunday morning. The race on Moscow Mountain started in 1978 and this year’s race included three options: 50K, 13.1 miles or 5 miles. For Moscow Mountain Madness, co-director Ron Horton said the...

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