The Daily Evergreen

CC | Best auto shop

MARCUS STEPHEN COX, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students Choice Awards 2017

WAITING ON VERIFICATION OF OPENING DATE Evergreen Tire has been a staple of the Pullman community since 1972, when Chuck Chambers originally owned the shop. For the past five years, the shop has been under the ownership of Zane Larsen, who endeavors to maintain the shop’s commitment to the community...

Old fashioned breakfast staple wins

Old fashioned breakfast staple wins

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

With its 30th year of business approaching, The Old European Restaurant wins the award for students’ favorite breakfast. Highlighted by their Danish aebleskivers and a wide selection of gourmet coffees, the European-style breakfast has been a Pullman staple for years, with a menu that sets it apart...

Whitman County Humane Society holds adoption events

Whitman County Humane Society holds adoption events

MORGAN LESTER, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

For the Whitman County Humane Society, there is no better work than caring for the animals they house, which includes every cute and cuddly thing under the sun. If they can house it, they will take care of it. “Besides cats and dogs, we also care for rabbits, mice, guinea pigs, hamsters, and chickens,”...

Student favorite intramural soccer registration opens soon

COLIN CONNOLLY, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Soccer won the award for students’ favorite intramural sport at WSU. Tracy Martin, a competitive sports graduate assistant in University Recreation, said the sport is so popular among students that she already had to increase the limit on number of participants in the coed division. “I think a l...

Huckleberry Swirl chosen as favorite Ferdinand’s flavor

Huckleberry Swirl chosen as favorite Ferdinand’s flavor

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Huckleberry Swirl has been chosen by students as the best Ferdinand’s ice cream flavor, which might not come as a surprise due to its popularity. Eric Needham, Ferdinand’s Ice Cream Shoppe food supervisor, said huckleberry is the shop’s best seller, though it hasn’t always occupied the top...

Communication opens many paths

ZARA CRUDEN, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Communication is a versatile degree. The Murrow College offers strategic communication, journalism and media production and communication and society. Each avenue offers unique benefits. Program Coordinator Stephannie Ankrah said strategic communication offers real-world examples and application,...

DJ Goldfinger is the key to a good time

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

There’s only enough room in this town for one DJ, and that is DJ Goldfinger. The general manager of Stubblefields, formerly a WSU student, has been in Pullman for about 20 years and has since risen to stardom for revolutionizing Pullman’s nightlife on Tuesdays. Rain or shine, if it’s a “Stubbie...

The best food to cure a hangover

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

McDonald’s, home of the Big Mac and 10-piece chicken nuggets, was voted the best hangover recovery food in Pullman. When it comes to the top contenders for the best fast-food place in Pullman, WSU alum Oliyad Beyenne said McDonald’s is always number one. Store manager Jill Freuden said students...

Best professor relates her teachings to real scenarios

DEENA MIGLIAZZO, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Carrie Cuttler moved to WSU in 2014 after graduating from University of British Columbia, looking to continue her career in cannabis and mental health research. She mostly teaches 300-level courses, and said she finds it important to use real-life examples to help students better understand the material...

Daily Grind offers best coffee, baristas with a homey atmosphere

Daily Grind offers best coffee, baristas with a homey atmosphere

BAILEY CAMPBELL, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Sounds of grinding coffee beans and steaming milk mix with the smell of homemade granola at Daily Grind, students’ favorite coffee shop and employer of students’ favorite baristas. The signature eclectic tables and chairs of the coffee house, located downtown, seem to blend in with the old brick...

Porch Light’s fun-loving employees serve artisan pizzas

Porch Light’s fun-loving employees serve artisan pizzas

CODY COTTIER, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

When the spring air warms, Porch Light Pizza opens its namesake seating area. Customers line up through the door to dine outside on thin-crust artisan dishes, with the Palouse River and train tracks running nearby. The restaurant understandably attracts fair-weather crowds. But year-round, and for...

Cougar Country wins best burger, fries

Cougar Country wins best burger, fries

HANNAH WELZBACKER, Evergreen reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Students' Choice Awards

Celebrating 45 years in Pullman, the Cougar Country Drive In won the Students’ Choice Award for best burger and fries. General Manager Brian Power has worked there for four years and celebrates the connection the establishment has with students. “Cougar Country creates a bond with the local...

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