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Letter: ‘[My dad] is one of the most hardworking, caring and loving people that I know’

Letter: '[My dad] is one of the most hardworking, caring and loving people that I know'

GUS WATERS, Evergreen columnist

November 15, 2019

There was once a dirty cream-tan mobile home entrenched deep in the Northern Panhandle district of Idaho, on the outskirts of the small lumber town of Sandpoint. The tiny and cramped mobile home, which still had its trailer hitch stuck to it, was where I lived with my father as my primary home from ...

Letter: ‘No matter what my stepdad did, he was calm and graceful’

Loren Negron’s stepdad met her mom while traveling in the Philippines during a missionary trip. Negron says her stepdad worked with churches in Manila.

LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

When I reflect on my life in the Philippines, I remember the rowdy laughs of my aunts, the obnoxious karaoke nights of my neighbors and the hungry cries of babies in the streets. I also remember the sight of children playing street games, coconut tree leaves swaying and people running to catch a cramped...

Dad’s Weekend Activities Guide

Dad's Weekend Activities Guide

MINDY MALONE, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

| Friday 11/15 | A collection of WSU mascot memorabilia is on display at the Terrell Library. The collection will be held in the Terrell Library atrium display cases. All are welcome to view the collection during the library’s open hours Friday through Sunday. There is no charge to see the exhibit. ...

Letter from the editor: My dad is my partner in crime

Jacqui Thomasson’s dad taught her the difference between coach batteries and motor batteries when she was little. He also showed her how to change a tire.

JACQUI THOMASSON, Evergreen managing editor

November 15, 2019

Useful life skills were a part of learning from a young age – no matter what was stereotypically masculine, feminine or otherwise. My brother and I were crawling underneath cars to drain the oil and taking tires off of bicycles to replace the innertubes for as far back as I can remember. One time,...

WSU planetarium hosts special Dad’s Weekend shows

WSU planetarium hosts special Dad's Weekend shows

BENJAMIN WHITE, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

Dad’s Weekend is here and the WSU physics department put together a selection of six different planetarium shows from Friday evening to Saturday afternoon, costing $5 apiece for viewers. Associate physics professor Guy Worthey said there will be three shows on Friday evening and three shows midday...

I love you but stay home, Dad

Getting temporarily “adopted” by a friend’s dad for dinner is a fun idea to try during Dad’s Weekend.

BRUCE MULMAT, Evergreen columnist

November 15, 2019

Time and cost are major obstacles for out-of-state dads coming to Pullman this weekend. Sometimes even in-state dads struggle to clear their schedules for this specific weekend. However, this doesn’t mean that you can’t have a good time or get together with your family on a different weekend. One...

Dad’s Weekend Wine tasting

A sign advertising the entrance to the local winery stands among snow Thursday outside Merry Cellars Winery.

RACHEL KOCH, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

After a year of work, the WSU Viticulture and Enology Club prepared a 2018 riesling, a type of white wine, which they will feature for Dad’s Weekend. Ade Snider, an academic and internship coordinator for the viticulture and enology program, has served as the club adviser for the past four years,...

UREC hosts events for Dad’s Weekend

WSU University Recreation Center on Friday April 8, 2019.


November 15, 2019

WSU University Recreation has a schedule of events for Dad’s Weekend at the Chinook and Student Recreation Center. Matthew Shaw, UREC assistant director for competitive sports and youth programs, said dads, father figures and parents have free access to the Chinook and Student Recreation Center...

Letter from the editor: Do not ask why Dad is not visiting

KATIE ARCHER, Evergreen sports editor

November 15, 2019

Dad's Weekend can be fun, but if someone isn't celebrating don't pry

Sigma Iota dials it down for Brewfest 2019

Sigma Iota dials it down for Brewfest 2019

SYDNEY BROWN, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

Hospitality students will host Brewfest 2019 for WSU Dad’s Weekend 5-7 p.m. on Friday at the Chinook Student Center, Room 150. Tickets cost $45 on the Brewfest website and $55 at the door. The event will allow people 21-plus only. Proceeds will go to Golden Rule Charity, a hospitality charity me...

Native student center invites Native students for tailgating event

Joelle Berg, retention specialist for Native American programs, discusses the upcoming Dad's Weekend events happening within WSU Native American Programs on Wednesday morning at Cleveland Hall.

ANNA YOUNG, Evergreen reporter

November 15, 2019

Native American students and their families will have the chance to participate in the Dad’s Weekend Tailgating event from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday at the WSU Native American Student Center, located in Room 21B of Cleveland Hall. Joelle Berg, retention specialist for Native American programs, ...

Car enthusiasts strut their vehicles

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

November 14, 2019

Dads, students and community members will show off their vehicles at the fourth annual Dad’s Weekend Car Show hosted by the WSU Automotive Enthusiast Club. Cooper Allen, WSU Automotive Enthusiast Club president, said there will be a line of cars from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday that will start in...

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