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Tennis drops first match of year against No. 1 Stanford

Tennis drops first match of year against No. 1 Stanford

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

January 27, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

WSU tennis dropped its first match of the season as they fell to No. 1 Stanford 4-0 Sunday in the second round of the ITA Kickoff Weekend in California. The Cougars (6-1) advanced to the second round after fighting back from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Southern Methodist University 4-3 Saturday. In the m...

Tennis fights back from 3-0 deficit to top SMU

Tennis fights back from 3-0 deficit to top SMU

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

January 27, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top-feature, Women's

Cougar tennis fought back from a 3-0 deficit to defeat Southern Methodist University 4-3 Saturday in a thrilling match at the ITA Kickoff Classic in Stanford, California. The victory means WSU will face No. 1 Stanford at 2 p.m. Sunday. “This was a total team win,” Head Coach Lisa Hart said...

Community encouraged to give input on Title IX revisions, due Monday

Community encouraged to give input on Title IX revisions, due Monday

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


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

A law that prohibits schools from discriminating against students based on sex is under review by the U.S. Department of Education. The WSU community is allowed to submit its comments on the Title IX revisions online through the Office for Equal Opportunity website. All submissions must be sen...

Zoom through stars tonight at planetarium

Zoom through stars tonight at planetarium

ZACH GOFF, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Involvement, Life, Top-feature

Guy Worthey, associate professor in the department of physics and astronomy, will host this semester’s first planetarium event tonight in Sloan Hall’s planetarium on the second floor. Displaying skies from the beaches of Bora Bora to Chile for the upcoming eclipse, Worthey said he is a mini god...

Local groomers give strays makeovers for free

Local groomers give strays makeovers for free

ALANA LACKNER, Evergreen reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Top-feature

Dani and Melanie Voorhees, owners of Zelda’s Pet Grooming, find meaning in their purple building downtown. Since they became owners, they have been trying to make a difference for dogs and cats at the local humane society by grooming them for free. When the Voorhees took over the store Sept. 1,...

Cougs road woes continue as they fall to OSU

Cougs road woes continue as they fall to OSU

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Sports, Top-feature

WSU men’s basketball remained winless away from Beasley Coliseum after suffering a 90-77 defeat to Oregon State on Thursday night in Corvallis. Both teams got off to fast offensive starts as WSU shot 3-5 in the opening four minutes and the Beavers were 5-8. The Cougars (8-11, 1-5) struggled containing...

Art museum to host Michael Schultheis reception

Art museum to host Michael Schultheis reception

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Art, Events, Mint, Top-feature

WSU alumnus Michael Schultheis will showcase his artwork during a reception and performance from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Schultheis wants to keep the details of his performance a secret, though he did give a few hints as to what he will do. His exhibit showc...

Undefeated freshman becomes WSU star

Undefeated freshman becomes WSU star

TY EKLUND, Evergreen reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports, Top-feature, Women's

Freshman Savanna Ly-Nguyen (pronounced Lee-win) has been playing tennis since she was five years old. Growing up in Brampton, Canada, she developed a roaring passion for tennis over the past 13 years and this hasn’t been extinguished since coming to Pullman. She arrived at WSU over winter break...

Men’s basketball hits Oregon trail

Men’s basketball hits Oregon trail

SIGMUND SEROKA, Evergreen reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's, Sports, Top-feature

WSU men’s basketball will take on Oregon State in Corvallis Thursday, looking to rebound from a tough home loss to Stanford on Saturday. The Cougars (8-10, 1-4) still look for their first victory away from Beasley Coliseum this season. The team is 0-5 on the road and 0-3 in neutral site games. Head...

Display attracts visitors at local museum

Display attracts visitors at local museum

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Local, News, Photo of the Week, Pullman Community, Top-feature

The Palouse Discovery Science Center (PDSC) introduced a new exhibit for children and adult visitors. The exhibit is called Lite Brite and consists of a frame filled with removable multi-colored bottles. The movement of the bottles allows children to create pictures and write letters, said Sara Merrick, PD...

Campus leaders lobby for more mental health services

Campus leaders lobby for more mental health services

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


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

As the Washington State Legislature continues its session this month, GPSA has been lobbying for certain issues affecting students such as mental health. GPSA is lobbying to raise awareness about student’s needs regarding mental health services, said Josh Munroe, GPSA vice president of legislativ...

Birth center offers alternative pregnancy care

Birth center offers alternative pregnancy care

SAM SCHMITKE, Evergreen reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Community, Features, Life, Lifestyle, Top-feature, Wellness

Last year, a midwife, a naturopathic doctor and an acupuncturist came together to open The Nest Birth and Wellness Center in a small white house by the Old European. ViviAnne Fischer, a licensed midwife for three years and one of the owners, said she has been in awe of pregnant women since childhood....

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