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Students celebrate Diwali at Northside Cafe

Students celebrate Diwali at Northside Cafe

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

November 8, 2018


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

The Indian Students' Association (ISA) and Dining Services hosted students Wednesday evening to celebrate Diwali, a traditional Hindu festival of light, with food, live performances and prayer at Northside Cafe. Diwali is celebrated by members of the Hindu, Sikh and Jain faiths. Participants around...

Schmick holds on to 9th district seat against Sutherland

Schmick holds on to 9th district seat against Sutherland

CARMEN JARAMILLO, Evergreen reporter

November 7, 2018


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

Incumbent Joe Schmick (R) beat out Democratic challenger Matthew Sutherland in Tuesday’s election to continue representing Washington’s 9th District in the state House of Representatives. Sutherland, a WSU graduate student, was Schmick’s first Democratic challenger since 2008. He won with 64.4...

McMorris Rodgers holds off Brown

McMorris Rodgers holds off Brown

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Politics, Pullman Community, Top-feature

Cathy McMorris Rodgers will represent Washington’s 5th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives for an eighth consecutive term after defeating Democratic challenger Lisa Brown. The seven-term Republican won the seat Tuesday after Brown conceded with about 55 percent of the vote...

WSU starts season against Utah State

WSU starts season against Utah State

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

WSU women’s basketball will tip off its season Tuesday when it faces Utah State University at Beasley Coliseum. Coming off a blowout win against Warner Pacific University in their exhibition game on Oct. 29, the Cougars are ready to get back on the court. In the exhibition game, the Cougars claimed...

AVP finalist shares goals for WSU, students

AVP finalist shares goals for WSU, students

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Administration, News, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The third finalist for the future WSU associate vice president for campus life/dean of students position visited campus Monday to speak about her motivations for applying, her motto for helping WSU grow and future plans for campus. Jill Creighton, who is currently assistant dean of students for conduct...

Nutrition business strives to improve habits

Nutrition business strives to improve habits

RYAN LUNDBERG, Evergreen reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Top-feature

Three Forks Nutrition is a name new to the Pullman and Moscow area as the nutrition consultation service first began taking clients a few months ago. Anna Grindeland said she spent 2018 putting time and effort into building her new business and offering help for anyone concerned with their diet and...

Mother of former WSU student speaks out

Mother of former WSU student speaks out

ANGELICA RELENTE, Evergreen reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

As WSU has worked to improve its student mental health services and made promises to be available for those in crisis, one former student’s mother took to social media last month to detail what she perceived as a failure in assisting her freshman son, who attempted suicide after reaching out to mental...

Cougs claw past Golden Bears

Cougs claw past Golden Bears

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Top-feature

No. 8 WSU football defeated University of California, Berkeley, 19-13 Saturday night in a game that was decided in the final minute. Quarterback Gardner Minshew II found redshirt junior wide receiver Easop Winston Jr. in the back of the end zone with 32 seconds remaining for the game winning 10-yard...

Cougs bruise Huskies 3-1

Cougs bruise Huskies 3-1

TAYLOR DUNLAP, Evergreen assistant sports editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Womens

WSU soccer defeated in-state rival University of Washington 3-1 on Friday night. This game ended Pac-12 Conference play for the Cougars leaving WSU with a 12-5-1 record on the season. Junior forward Morgan Weaver scored all three of the Cougars goals on the night. Weaver said she was ecstatic about...

When dad doesn’t come to town

When dad doesn’t come to town

ANGELICA RELENTE and MADYSEN MCLAIN

November 1, 2018


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

Some might say distance makes the heart grow fonder. For some out-of-state WSU students, Dad’s Weekend might just give them a reason to give their dads a call. Melanie Murray, a sophomore pre-veterinary animal science major, said her dad could not attend because of the cost of traveling to and from San ...

Following in his father’s footsteps

Following in his father’s footsteps

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Mens, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Top-feature

As the saying goes, like father, like son. That’s the case for Trey Tinsley, who followed in his dad Scott’s footsteps by playing quarterback at a Pac-12 school. Scott played at University of Southern California from 1978 to 1982 and went undrafted in the 1983 NFL draft. He was then signed...

Schulz discusses mental health, Trump Wall

Schulz discusses mental health, Trump Wall

MADYSEN MCLAIN, Evergreen reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under ASWSU, News, Pullman Community, Top-feature, WSU Pullman campus

The ASWSU Senate discussed mental health, free speech and the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory with President Kirk Schulz at Wednesday night’s meeting. The Senate also discussed provisional ballots and confirmed two new directors. Catching up with the president The meeting started ...

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