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Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

Idler’s Rest begins month-long reading event

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

August is drawing to a close and the Palouse Land Trust must prepare for one of the most eventful months of the year for Idler’s Rest Nature Preserve in Moscow. Jaime Walker, the event coordinator for the Palouse Land Trust, explained the annual month-long event called “Tales on the Trails”...

New payroll program to launch in 2020

New payroll program to launch in 2020

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen news reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Administration, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

WSU announced last week the beginning of a three-year, $30 million project to completely overhaul its payroll, human resources, accounting and budgeting systems. WSU’s current payroll and finance system was implemented in the early 1980s, and the university has been working for the last two and...

Summit bridges gap between student groups

Summit bridges gap between student groups

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Students from various multicultural groups at the university will collaborate at a leader’s summit to promote cross-cultural communication and interaction. “Just because you’re part of a group promoting the interests of a marginalized community doesn’t mean you know what every group needs,”...

Search for alternative textbook vendors

Search for alternative textbook vendors

JULIA KAMINSKI, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

It’s that time of year again, the mad dash to pick up textbooks, bargain hunting for the lowest prices. Used or old, required or not, they’re all dreaded. We sometimes avoid buying the required books until the first class to see if they’re necessary and oftentimes that isn’t possible until...

SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

SATIRE: College students look forward to student debt, vomit-filled parties

TRINITY PIERCE, Evergreen columnist

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

All students are overwhelmed with college at times, so it’s always nice to read about others who are even more afflicted by college than you are — in a way, it’s almost inspiring. That’s why The Daily Evergreen went out and interviewed freshmen, most of whom were still high on their newfound...

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

Local performer has video game-esque spin on music

MARA JOHNSON, Evergreen mint reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under Mint, Showcase

Pullman is a small town, but hidden throughout its streets lie big dreams and even greater talents. Every Thursday from 6-8 p.m., Rico’s Pub hosts an event called Music on Main to showcase local artists and their many talents. Recently a local performer, Arman Bohn, performed music he wrote and...

Doable health habits most students can afford

Doable health habits most students can afford

MAGGIE QUINLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Columns, Life, Showcase, Wellness

We’ve all heard that living a healthy lifestyle saves you money in the end. “Investing in your health today will prevent medical expenses tomorrow,” say chimer-inners. But is that practical? How can you invest in yourself when it feels like you have no time and even less money? Answer: Do what you can ...

Sanctuary Yoga Studio to take over Daggy Hall

Sanctuary Yoga Studio to take over Daggy Hall

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen news reporter

August 29, 2018


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

WSU announced Tuesday that starting Sept. 1, Wadleigh and Jones theaters will be leased to Sanctuary Yoga, Barre & Dance. Sanctuary Yoga has operated downtown since 2014. After WSU’s Performing Arts program was cut last year, questions remained about what, if anything, would happen to Daggy...

Your body positivity is worthless if it’s just positivity

Your body positivity is worthless if it’s just positivity

KENDRICK RICHARDSON, Evergreen columnist

August 29, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

You’ve heard it on “Dr. Phil,” “The View” and maybe even “Oprah.” Body positivity is the movement to expand our ideas of beauty, the aim being to include all people regardless of gender identity, race, size or age. Since the late 1960s, a main focus of the movement was to fight the “fat...

Cab service begins safety program aimed at students

Cab service begins safety program aimed at students

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2018


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

A new safety program targeted at students aims to help those who find themselves in uncomfortable or dangerous situations catch a taxi ride. College Cabs, a local taxi company in Pullman, initiated a soft-launch of the “Guardian Angel Program” on Aug. 16. The idea of the Angel program came...

GPSA discusses mental health

GPSA discusses mental health

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2018


Filed under GPSA, News, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

Despite reductions in Services and Activities Fees, members of GPSA said at their Monday night meeting the organization will not be significantly affected by budget cuts this year. GPSA has less money than it did last year, partly because the study center was redone, Executive Vice President David...

Planetarium displays night sky beauty

Planetarium displays night sky beauty

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The WSU Planetarium has had a home in Sloan Hall for over 50 years, but very few people knew its educational programs existed until it opened to the public to give everyone an opportunity to learn about the night sky. “Galaxies like Dust” kicked off its fall public show season this weekend. The...

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