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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 Republicans’ key to 2016: Immigration reform

More than 2,000 immigration rights activists march from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters in Washington, D.C., to the White House on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in support of immigration reform and to fight the deportation of families living illegally in the United States. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)
Kurdish refugees arrive in Yumurtalik, Turkey, fleeing the advances of Islamic State extremists on the north Syrian city of Kobani. The U.S. has a responsibility to help global refugees.

US should accept refugees with open arms

EMRY DINMAN | Evergreen columnist December 3, 2015

America must not idly watch as the outstretched hand of the Statue of Liberty, which Mother of Exiles originally designed in the image of Arabian peasants, falls worthless into the mire of New York Harbor....

Members of the military risk much more than their lives and should be remembered and thanked for their service. Fred Glover, 88, a veteran of the 9th Para Battalion, waits to watch a parachute jump just outside Rainville during D-Day commemorations on June 5, 2014 in Ranville, France.

Recognize the importance of Veterans Day

As you make plans for your Wednesday off, it is important to take a moment and observe why this day is set apart.Veterans Day, Nov. 11, formerly known as Armistice Day, takes place every year as “a celebration...

Sheryl Crow comes to Pullman

Stephen M. Dowell | MCT Campus April 10, 2015

Nine-time Grammy award winner Sheryl Crow will perform for Washington State University students and their mothers for Mom’s Weekend. Crow will sing songs from her new album "Feels Like Home," as well...

Harold Tom and Shirley Tucker in the wedding photo taken in 1945, left, and present day. Harold and Shirley are celebrating their 69th anniversary this month. The couple met at Cooks Roller Rink (now Pattisons) when Shirley was a 17-year-old high school student and Harold a 19-year-old sailor stationed at Farragut.

Waiting to say “I do”

According to a Pew Research Center (PRC) study last year, the Millennial generation is waiting to say their “I do's” longer than previous generations.Only 26 percent of our generation is married. When...

Green catches the ball

Dirk Shadd | MCT Campus December 11, 2014

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (18) makes a 13-yard touchdown catch, which went on to be the game winner, on a pass from Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14), beating Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Code Pink for Peace members protest against U.S. military action in Iraq as Secretary of State John Kerry testifies at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the United States strategy to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT)

ISIL is the major threat

Olivier Douliery | MCT Campus December 11, 2014

Code Pink for Peace members protest against U.S. military action in Iraq as Secretary of State John Kerry testifies at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the United States strategy to defeat...

Timeline of rules and court decisions on net neutrality. MCT 2014

Keep internet open and free

On Monday, President Obama released a video in favor of open internet, urging the FCC to do all in its power to keep the internet open to everyone. Because the internet has become such an integral part...

Toby Burke Hemingway, owner of Hemingway and Pickett, supports a higher minimum wage and pays his four employees that amount or more. Hemingway and Pickett is home decor and gift store in Silver Lake are of Los Angeles. (Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Raise the wage

You return home from a long day at work filled with unreasonable customers and taking orders from a management team dedicated to squeezing every penny out of you.Your feet are sore because you’ve been...

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez breathes out as he walks back to the dugout after allowing a long pop fly to Houston Astros third baseman Matt Dominguez, which was eventually caught by Mariners center fielder Austin Jackson, during the second inning on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Safeco Field in Seattle.

Felix Hernandez

LINDSEY WASSON | MCT Campus September 25, 2014

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez breathes out as he walks back to the dugout after allowing a long pop fly to Houston Astros third baseman Matt Dominguez, which was eventually caught by...

Two monarch butterflies feed on a Blazing Star plant at the USDA Forest Services Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie in Illinois, Friday, Sept. 1, 2006.

Tracking butterflies with convicts: A WSU research story

BY HALEY WATKINS | Evergreen reporter September 19, 2014

Max security prisoners located at the Washington State Penitentiary are setting butterflies free this week.David James, Ph.D., is an entomologist at Washington State University, has inmates volunteering...

Dustin Ackley

Bettina Hansen| MCT Campus August 25, 2014

Mariners outfielder Dustin Ackley scores on an Angels' error that got hitter James Jones to first base in the second inning as the Seattle Mariners take on the Los Angeles Angels at Safeco Field in Seattle...

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