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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

Jiemei Lin and her team paint the Racial Healing Wall on a canvas in the CUB Jan. 17, 2023.

Racial Healing Mural halts several passing through CUB

JULIA MESSEGEE, Evergreen reporter January 19, 2023

Nestled in the Compton Union Building lies a beautiful canvas of flowers, animals and human figures. Internationally recognized author, artist and illustrator Jiemei Lin and her team stopped CUB-goers...

Emma has been to multiple study spots on campus and has a few suggestions

Ask Emma: Where do I go to study?

SAYDEE PHOTHIVONGSA, Evergreen news editor November 10, 2022

Editor's Note: Even though Emma Ledbetter has graduated, The Daily Evergreen has decided to continue the Ask Emma segment with a new author in honor of our friend Emma and all the people she has helped Dear...

Susan and Craig Recob loved WSU so much, they tied the knot at the Compton Union Building in June 1998.

WSU Love Story: Cougar Connections

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter October 19, 2022

Susan and Craig Recob met at WSU during their time attending between 1988-1993, where she studied elementary education and psychology and Craig studied accounting and finance.  Susan said she and Craig...

Not Pictured: Me finishing the milkshake in 60 seconds

Bite of the Palouse: Cougar Country Drive In staple of Pullman food scene

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen columnist August 23, 2022

Sometimes the last thing I want to do on a busy school night is to sit down in a restaurant, especially when homework is breathing down my neck. On the other hand, getting another round of Taco Bell or...

Yia Yia Nikkis is currrently constructing their new location on the first floor of the Compton Union Building.

Yia Yia Nikki’s coming to campus

ANNIE HAGER January 21, 2022

The Mediterranean- and Greek-inspired restaurant Yia Yia Nikki’s recently signed a five-year lease to open a new location in the Compton Union Building.  Owner Monir Desouky said they hope to...

ASWSU sponsored a PB&J club day to help advertise the group.

PB&J club trades sandwiches for student feedback

ABBY SONNICHSEN, Evergreen Photographer November 8, 2021

WSU’s Peanut Butter and Jelly Club hands out free sandwiches at noon every Wednesday on the first floor of the Compton Union Building.  The CUB and Facilities Services host the club. Other clubs,...

The restaurant will offer a limited version of the downtown location’s menu.

Cougar Country is coming to the CUB

VICTORIA GIOMI, Evergreen reporter July 21, 2021

Cougar Country Drive In is the newest dining option coming to the Compton Union Building, WSU announced Wednesday. The restaurant will offer a limited version of the downtown location’s menu, said...

There are multiple cameras, screens and microphones available for use inside the streaming room.

CUB 310 is open for virtual experience

KIARA DOYAL March 16, 2021

A new streaming room is now available on the third floor of the CUB in room 310, which was once a conference room.  “Since the pandemic started, there has been a very high demand for streaming,”...

Students must sanitize the spaces after use and wear a mask at all times while inside the CUB.

CUB expands services by creating more study spaces

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter January 20, 2021

The Compton Union Building expanded its services this spring so students can use individual study spaces throughout the building.  Over 100 individual study spaces are available to students through...

The Hillside and CUB Marketplaces closed Nov. 20.

Hillside, CUB marketplaces likely to remain closed in spring

TRINITY WILLSEY, Evergreen reporter December 7, 2020

The Hillside and CUB marketplaces are unlikely to reopen during spring.  The marketplaces closed Nov. 20 because of budget constraints caused by COVID-19, said Jaqui LaCroix, associate manager for...

The $25 cut is not permanent and students will be charged $279 in future semesters.

Services and Activities fee reduced by $25

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor October 25, 2020

Services and Activities Fee Committee members decided to reduce the S&A fee from $279 to $254 for spring 2021. The committee met Oct. 20 and 22 to deliberate on student feedback regarding the fees. Students...

Services and Activities Fee committee members heard presentations from on-campus groups on Sept. 13 and 15.

Services and Activities fee committee to decide allocation reductions, receive student feedback

JAYCE CARRAL and EMMA LEDBETTER October 19, 2020

Services and Activities Fee Committee members will decide if on-campus groups will receive a reduction in their allocations for the 2020-2021 fiscal year because of overall budget cuts caused by the COVID-19...

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