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GALLERY: Fashion show celebrates breaking gender roles

GALLERY: Fashion show celebrates breaking gender roles

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

Fans of fashion, music and drag came together Tuesday in the CUB Senior Ballroom for a show that challenged ideas of gender and sexual expression through clothing. Unity Week Fashion & Drag Show: United We Are Stronger brought GIESORC members, students from WSU’s Department of Apparel, Mercha...

Funds for new Whitman County website approved

Funds for new Whitman County website approved

LUKE HUDSON, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

Whitman County Commissioners approved the use of $20,000 to build and host a new website during a meeting on Nov. 4. Craig Wines, county network administrator, said the project began Wednesday, and he expects the project to be finished in about 16 weeks if all goes according to plan. “It’s...

Study finds Islamophobia is more rampant online than in reality

Study finds Islamophobia is more rampant online than in reality

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

A recent study led by a WSU professor indicates how online environments perpetuating anti-Muslim rhetoric threaten America’s electoral system. “#Islamophobia: Stoking Fear and Prejudice in the 2018 Midterms” examined how a handful of individuals and automated bots spread toxic messages about M...

City hall renovations delayed, fees increase

City hall renovations delayed, fees increase

KHADIJAH BUTLER, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

The Parks and Recreation Commission discussed the delays with the new City Hall renovations and the increase in various recreation fees during Wednesday night’s meeting. Recreation Superintendent Kurt Dahmen began the meeting by reviewing the progress on the City Hall renovations. He said the majority...

Broncos trample Cougars

Broncos trample Cougars

RYAN ROOT, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2019

The WSU men’s basketball team was defeated by the Santa Clara University Broncos 70-62 in Santa Clara, California, as the Cougars struggled to mitigate their turnovers and make shots from the field. Head coach Kyle Smith returned to the Santa Clara (3-0, 0-0) arena Tuesday after coaching against...

Native Programs director says she wants to make WSU home for students

Native Programs director says she wants to make WSU home for students

JOEL KEMEGUE, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

From her office on the bottom floor of Cleveland Hall, and sometimes outside of it, Faith Price oversees Native Programs at WSU, which cover everything from Native American student recruitment and retention, to working with Native American clubs and organizations, to helping students. Price serves...

Fraternity member died early Tuesday morning

Fraternity member died early Tuesday morning

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

The Pullman Police Department have launched an investigation into the death of an Alpha Tau Omega fraternity member. Police Chief Gary Jenkins identified the member as 19-year old freshman Samuel Martinez, according to the latest press release. According to the Pullman PD press release, officers...

Music professor uses unique ability for choral conducting

Music professor uses unique ability for choral conducting

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Lori Wiest may be a professor of music and director of choral activities, but her interests and involvements extend far beyond the WSU School of Music. Wiest did not start her undergraduate career as a music major, but added it on to her chemistry track at the end of her sophomore year, she said....

Masquerade supports fire department

Masquerade supports fire department

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Firefighters and guests danced the night away at Whitman County Fire District 12’s inaugural Masquerade Ball to benefit community education Saturday night at SEL Event Center. Mirenda Stenbakken, Emergency Medical Services chief, oversaw planning the event. She said the ball was initially planned...

Gamers prepare for tournament

Gamers prepare for tournament

JAKOB THORINGTON, Evergreen reporter

November 12, 2019

Esports Rocket League A team to represent WSU in New York for gaming event

OPINION: Let athletes benefit from their hard work

OPINION: Let athletes benefit from their hard work

BRUCE MULMAT, Evergreen columnist

November 11, 2019

The NCAA decided to allow student-athletes to be able to make money off of their names, images and likenesses, or NIL. Mike Leach believes this would be an extreme blow to the WSU football program, having the richer schools acquire more talented players while schools with smaller budgets would struggle...

Pullman Ashram hosts Diwali night

Pullman Ashram hosts Diwali night

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 11, 2019

Only Indian Hindu temple in area decorates, worships in celebration of light

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