The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor

Rebecca White is a senior journalism major from Dayton, Washington. Before becoming assistant news editor, she was news editor from Aug. 2017 - Dec. 2017, managing editor from May 2016 - Dec. 2016, copy editor from Jan. 2016 - May 2016 and a news reporter from Sept. 2015 - Dec. 2015.

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Editing, reporting led to dream job

Editing, reporting led to dream job

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
May 4, 2018
Hannah Martian, member of WSU Young Democrats, talks during the ASWSU Debate Night on Tuesday.

Student political groups take on wage gap

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
April 11, 2018

New director to lead WSU music school

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
April 5, 2018

WSU settles over ‘offensive language’

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
April 2, 2018

WSU employee arrested on child pornography charges

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
March 30, 2018
ASWSU Vice President Garrett Kalt talks about some of the suggested changes to the student conduct policies during the student conduct meeting held on Feb. 14.

Student Conduct rewrite carries into next school year

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
March 27, 2018

Admin post finalist to visit Pullman today

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
March 19, 2018

Grad students pass Student Media fee

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
March 9, 2018
With a projected salary of $3.5 million for the 2018 football season, Head Coach Mike Leach is the highest-paid university employee.

High-ups earn six-figures

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 26, 2018

Pullman therapist held on rape charges found dead in cell

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 19, 2018

Pullman psychologist arrested for rape charges

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 17, 2018
Alpha Kappa Lambda was forced to shut down after allegations of hazing were brought before Student Conduct and the fraternity’s national chapter.

AKL hazing allegations include drinking games, hospitalization

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 13, 2018
Firefighters extinguish the remaining flames of an apartment fire Friday night near NW Stadium Way. The fire charred about half of the complexs first floor.

Resident recovers from Stadium Way fire

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 11, 2018
Firefighters extinguished an apartment fire Friday night near NW Stadium Way. The fire charred about half of the apartments first floor.

House fire on NW Stadium Way

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 9, 2018
WSU Athletics will present a budget plan to address the deficit facing the department in front of the WSU Board of Regents June 7-8.

ASWSU to consider mandatory sports pass referendum

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 7, 2018
Former ASWSU Sen. Matthew Morrow is lobbying to ease restrictions on S&A fee rates.

Lawmakers consider revising S&A fee restrictions

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 31, 2018
Chris Chandler of Neills Flower Shop talks about terrariums and how to care for them.

Indoor plants can have health benefits

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 25, 2018

Police release new details in Hilinski’s death

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 23, 2018

WSU chooses new Tri-Cities chancellor

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 11, 2018
Activists gather at the Capitol Building to protest the lack of action regarding the DREAM Act.

Fear is nothing new

Rebecca White, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 9, 2018
Jessie Brown, the student who posted the screen shot of the Theta Xi members post, said she didnt know who captured the original image.

Students condemn sexist fraternity post

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
December 21, 2017

Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity closed by headquarters

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
December 11, 2017
Crimson Group member Brenda Rodriguez speaks about the DREAM Act on Thursday at a forum.

Students share stories, lobby for DREAM Act

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
November 9, 2017
Cinthia Vazquez, and Maria Yepez, co-chair of the Crimson group, met with U.S. Senator Patty Murray and Paul Quinonez Figueroa, from the Washington Dream Coalition, during their trip to D.C. for the National Day of Action this summer.

Students to promote clean DREAM Act on campus

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
November 8, 2017

Former ice cream shop owner sentenced with sexual assault

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
November 6, 2017
Winter break parking will be discussed at the forum.

ASWSU hosts fire and police forums

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
November 1, 2017
Dan Carscallen, battalion Chief and EMT with the Moscow Volunteer Fire Department, explains the damage sustained to the two vehicles in the accident Sunday night.

Four hospitalized in accident outside of Palouse Mall

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
October 29, 2017

Gravitational wave research wins Nobel prize

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
October 3, 2017

Students voice concerns during diversity VP search forum

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 27, 2017
Mabel Hernandez renewed her DACA protections twice since she was approved in 2013. 
She is studying to be a high school Spanish teacher.

DACA recipient speaks out

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 18, 2017

State College Republicans leader replaced

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 14, 2017
Senior communication major Nicholas Bartlett walks to the library Tuesday afternoon with his makeshift face mask.

Unhealthy air quality alert in affect until Thursday

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 5, 2017
Screenshot courtesy of  the Washington State Smoke blog.

Smoke alert in effect until Wednesday

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 4, 2017

WSU study needs participants

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 31, 2017

Air quality warning in effect until Thursday

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 29, 2017

Some Greek houses cancel social events

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 24, 2017

Grand Avenue to partially re-open next week

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 24, 2017
Former College Republicans president, James Allsup resigned today.

College Republicans president resigns

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 14, 2017
Huizi Li, an international student from China, works as a nude model for WSU art students. 

‘Living art’

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
October 28, 2016

‘Beautiful in its decay’

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
October 4, 2016

WSU football players arrested for felony assault

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
September 16, 2016
President Kirk Schulz’s initial plans include hiring a vice president of communication and improving the WSU brand.

Schulz to improve WSU brand

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 19, 2016

Crime and safety Q&A with police chief

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 12, 2016

Prosecution for Snake River fire in Garfield County

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
August 9, 2016

Arrest warrant issued for arson

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
July 20, 2016
Maria Hoffman, co-owner at Black Cypress, uses her Brazilian background and the seasons of the Palouse to create her dishes.

Black Cypress keeping it ‘good and old-fashioned’

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
July 20, 2016

Students march in Black Lives Matter demonstration

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
July 16, 2016

Literacy in media essential

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
July 13, 2016
Palouse Wind, the wind farm on U.S. Route 195, generates almost enough energy to power a city the size of Pullman.

Wind energy an untapped resource on Palouse

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
July 6, 2016

Elections Office makes third ballot mistake

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
April 18, 2016

Regents discuss search for president

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
March 22, 2016

Professor questions punishment

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 10, 2016
WSU student Jared Haeg discovered he is a bone marrow match for someone through the Be The Match program.

Bone marrow match could save life

Rebecca White, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 5, 2016

Green light for research building plans

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
February 4, 2016
Peter Goldmark, Washington State commissioner of public lands, requested state funding for preventing future wildfires.

Call for wildfire state funding

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 27, 2016

Two ply or not to ply: The great toilet paper debate

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 26, 2016

Damages made to city park

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 22, 2016

Whitman County fire commissioner retires

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
January 15, 2016

SCOTUS weighs in on college admissions case

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
December 7, 2015

WSU simplifies transition for transfer students with program

REBECCA WHITE, Evergreen assistant news editor
October 27, 2015
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