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UREC emphasizes dress code with new signage

UREC emphasizes dress code with new signage

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


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

The Student Recreation Center posted new signage over the summer about their dress code after student concerns arose. Two students spoke to the Evergreen in April about being asked to change because of their outfits. One said she felt the policy was unfair towards women. Jeff Elbracht, director...

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

Outdoor Festival offers free classes all week

CHLOE GRUNDMEIER, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Events, Features, Involvement, Life, Showcase

The Palouse offers countless outdoor recreation activities through its cliffs, hiking trails and rivers. The Outdoor Recreation Center wants to raise awareness for its programming through the fifth annual Palouse Outdoor Festival. “It’s important to show off our regional outdoor rec resources,”...

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

New art exhibit highlights selfishness

JULIA GOLAN, Evergreen reporter

August 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Features, Local, News, Pullman Community, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus, WSU Tri-Cities

A new exhibit at the WSU Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art features artwork from three different university faculty members that focus on selfishness. The new exhibit, titled “Self*ish”, explores societies’ obsessions with themselves. The artists worked with the theme, formation and depiction of...

It’s time to give Lower Soccer Field a real name

It’s time to give Lower Soccer Field a real name

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase, Sports

Martin Stadium, Beasley Coliseum, Lower Soccer Field? What happened there, WSU? The No. 21 team in the country deserves a better name for their home field, especially because the team holds a 63 percent winning statistic at home. The WSU Athletics website states that the Lower Soccer Field has been...

Visit ORC for outdoor adventure

Visit ORC for outdoor adventure

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase, Sports

Most students are familiar with the Student Recreation Center, or SRC — the endless gym equipment, multiple basketball courts, elevated running track and a pool all available for free to WSU students. But it has a ‘sister’ building, also run by University Recreation. The Outdoor Recreation Center...

Buckle down Cougs: smoky conditions to continue

Buckle down Cougs: smoky conditions to continue

RACHEL SUN, Evergreen news editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under News, Safety, Showcase, WSU Pullman campus

The National Weather Service issued an air quality warning for regions including Pullman and the surrounding area. Smoke in Pullman is expected to linger until at least Thursday, with some relief possible over the weekend when temperatures cool and precipitation is more likely. Right now, “there’s...

Arranging natural beauty on Palouse

Arranging natural beauty on Palouse

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen life editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Community, Life, Showcase

The coordinators at University of Idaho Extension, Moscow Food Co-op and Backyard Harvest want to expose more Moscow-Pullman residents to the beauty of the landscape around them. While support for food farmers is clearly high, Iris Mayes, UI Extension Idaho small farms and local food educator, said...

Minshew shines in second scrimmage

Minshew shines in second scrimmage

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen assistant sports editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Columns, Football, Mens, Showcase, Sports

In the second scrimmage of WSU football’s fall camp, we learned perhaps what we already knew: graduate transfer Gardner Minshew II is separating himself as the Cougars starting quarterback. His stats wouldn’t suggest he distanced himself as the starter, but the command he showed with the first...

Distinguished community members receive awards

Distinguished community members receive awards

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

August 20, 2018


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

Since 2003, individuals who have served the Pullman community through promoting goodwill have been honored with a plaque inscribed with their name on the sidewalk around downtown Pullman. Members of the Pullman community gathered around Sam Dial Jewelers on Aug. 18 to honor the 2018 Walk of Fame inductees...

Cougs clinch it in overtime

Cougs clinch it in overtime

DANI PARAMO, Evergreen reporter

August 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Top-feature, Womens

No. 21 WSU soccer (2-0) was nearly held at home by the visiting Grand Canyon University in a tight match, but was finally able to break through in the opening minutes of overtime to win the game 1-0. The Cougs dominated the encounter but were frustrated by a resolute GCU defense throughout regulation...

Politicians parade in Pullman

Politicians parade in Pullman

YASMEEN WAFAI, Evergreen assistant news editor

August 18, 2018


Filed under Local, Local elections, News, Politics, Pullman Community, Showcase, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The annual National Lentil Festival in Pullman brought out many current and aspiring government officials and their adherents to meet and speak with members of the community. Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell, congressional candidate Lisa Brown and their supporters walked together during the festival's...

Soccer storms past Redhawks

Soccer storms past Redhawks

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

August 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Womens

No. 21 WSU soccer won its first game of the season by defeating Seattle University 3-1 on Friday night in Pullman. The Cougs bolstered their home opener record with the victory, bringing their mark to 23-5-2 in home openers all-time. WSU Head Coach Todd Shulenberger said he wanted to start the...

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