The Daily Evergreen

The support in my life

The support in my life

BRADY JOHNSON | Evergreen sports editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Dear Mom, Moms Weekend 2017

Thank you for spending a portion of the past 20 years of your life to help provide me with the opportunity to study journalism at WSU and write for this publication.For every article I write, newspaper I edit, or social media post I craft, you're always my biggest fan. Regardless of my thoughts on t...

WSU Football Women’s Clinic lets moms hit the field

JESSE WOODHEAD | Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Features, Moms Weekend 2017, Sports

WSU moms have the chance to take the field at Martin Stadium today at the 2017 WSU Cougar Football Women’s Clinic, showing off their best touchdown dances, touring the locker rooms and running through a series of callisthenic drills.The annual event gives moms the opportunity to become more familia...

Cougars take on offensive powerhouse No. 9 Arizona

Cougars take on offensive powerhouse No. 9 Arizona

NICK THOMAS | Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Men's, Moms Weekend 2017, Previews, Sports

The WSU baseball team (14-12, 1-5) looks to bounce back against No. 9 Arizona (21-7, 5-4) this weekend after getting swept by the California Bears last week, a series in which the WSU pitching staff gave up 28 runs to a statistically poor Bears offense.“It was a disappointing weekend as a whole,” ...

Eating your words

Eating your words

CATHERINE KRUSE | Evergreen life editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Life, Previews

Food and literature share a common power: the ability to play with nostalgia and pull forth memories. The Holland-Terrell Libraries will combine these two forces for their second annual Edible Book Festival. Similar events have been held internationally since 2000 as a celebration of literatur...

Mom’s Weekend bucket list

Mom’s Weekend bucket list

JENNIFER LADWIG | Mint editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Moms Weekend 2017, Previews

Canoe and kayak tripWhat: Take a weekend canoe and kayak tour along the Snake River. This trip is rated level one and does not require experience. The tour cost includes the kayak rental, transportation and trip facilitators. Food and clothing are not provided. Register online at the Outdoor Recreati...

Things to do with Mr. Mom

NINA WILLIS | Evergreen columnist

April 7, 2017


Filed under Life, Previews

Mom’s Weekend is a time to honor the first female role model in your life, the woman who influenced you the most. But what do you do if you don’t have one?Coming from a single-parent household, I anticipated that Mom’s Weekend would bring up some personal awkwardness as classmates ask, “Is your mom ...

To the moon and back

To the moon and back

LATISHA JENSEN | Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Dear Mom, Moms Weekend 2017

Thanks for teaching me so many valuable life lessons. The most important one of them all: to always be yourself.You’ve taught me that no matter what, no one person is better than the other, and there is something to learn from everyone, good or bad. The more you know, the more you grow.You’ve tau...

Auction to benefit WSU birds of prey club

From staff reports

April 7, 2017


Filed under Life, Previews

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, yea it’s a bird.The WSU Raptor Club is holding its Mom’s Weekend auction on Saturday to help raise money and awareness for the birds of prey the club looks after.Be on the look out for some ruffled feathers, because the birds will be out for the entire auction.Kimberl...

The heart grows fonder

The heart grows fonder

GABRIELLA RAMOS | Evergreen managing editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Dear Mom, Moms Weekend 2017

Mama Peg,Thank you for always being on my team. No matter what conflict arises, you are always there to step up to bat for me. While part of this could be due to the thrill of pissing people off, it’s nice to know that someone always has my back. We are both a little crazy, so it’s a blessing to hav...

Quilting: not just for ‘little old ladies’

Quilting: not just for ‘little old ladies’

CHLOE GRUNDEMEIER | Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Events, Life, Previews

Quilting is commonly thought of as something Grandma does to keep her feet warm on those cold winter nights. The craft is almost always considered as a way to pass the time after retiring. Palouse Patchers, a quilting group based in Moscow, has aimed to show how artful of a skill quilting is ...

A real-life angel

A real-life angel

CODY COTTIER | Evergreen editor-in-chief

April 7, 2017


Filed under Dear Mom, Moms Weekend 2017

I challenge you to find someone who doesn’t love my mom. Don’t worry, I’ll wait.She is the kindest, most generous and overall best person I know. Over the years I’ve been suspicious that some of my best friends like her more than they like me. One of them regularly admits it.But that’s okay....

AMDT students ‘Elevate’ to the next level

CHLOE GRUNDEMEIER | Evergreen reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Life, Previews

Many different emotions come along with the experience of graduation. That feeling of accomplishment, of being on top of the world and feeling like the sky is the limit, will be captured throughstudent-designed clothing tonight.The Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles (AMDT) Mom’s Weekend F...

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