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

Is cannabis really that bad?

Is cannabis really that bad?

GABRIELLE BOWMAN, Evergreen reporter November 18, 2022

Cannabis is still a controversial topic when it comes to its use in sports, however, many athletes advocate for its use. The topic of cannabis usage has grown in popularity in recent years with athletes...

The UGT2B17 enzyme is three to five more times fully expressed in males than females.

Do drugs have different effects on males versus females?

GREY KAMASZ, Evergreen reporter November 17, 2022

Bhagwat Prasad’s lab at WSU Spokane is examining drug effects in on males and females to find a correlation between an individual’s characteristics and the way their bodies process drugs. Prasad,...

Emma gives special tips for this weeks special edition.

Ask Emma: having fun and staying safe

ANNA MICHALSON, Evergreen reporter November 17, 2022

For this special edition, I’d like to do something a little different. Life is scary, and it can be hard, and that’s why I’m going to give you some tips to go about your fun, college-filled life...

WSU upholds current drug policies

WSU upholds current drug policies

JOSIAH PIKE, Evergreen reporter November 17, 2022

While cannabis may be legal under state law, WSU is held to federal law when it comes to what is legal to use and what is not. Karen Metzner, director of the Center for Community Standards, said her...

The department plans to adopt its next canine from a local pound or adoption center similar to previous dogs. There are no limitations on dog breed but it should be big enough to easily reach higher areas.

Latah County Sheriff Department hopes to restart canine program

VICTORIA GIOMI, Evergreen reporter June 17, 2021

The Latah County Sheriff Department is working to restart its canine program to aid in the detection of hard drugs. Latah County Sheriff Richard Skiles said the department plans to use the program primarily...

Drugs and alcohol are portrayed in a positive, fun light in pop culture, but that doesnt tell the whole story.

OPINION: Pop culture depicts drugs too positively

PORTIA SIMMONS September 7, 2020

In honor of September being National Recovery Month, I decided to investigate today’s depictions of drug use through pop culture, social media, television and the negative effects of it. Ken Faunce,...

Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) experiences the DEA training curriculum on Clandestine Laboratories in this mock meth lab in Quantico, Virginia,  Feb. 12, 2007. Over the past 20 years, more than 12,000 mostly state and local law enforcement officers have taken the week-long DEA course on raiding and securing a meth lab.

DEA training

Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) experiences the DEA training curriculum on Clandestine Laboratories in this mock meth lab in Quantico, Virginia,  Feb. 12, 2007. Over the past 20 years, more than 12,000 mostly...

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