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People feel less boredom as pandemic continues, study finds

If someone cannot engage with their environment in a way that satisfies them, they are more likely to experience a sense of boredom.
ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter November 20, 2020

Researchers found that people experienced more boredom at the beginning of the pandemic, but as restrictions continue, people have become adept at finding something to occupy their time. After states...

OPINION: Cancel culture’s hidden benefits

We constantly shout down cancel culture, but there are some upsides to the social media phenomenon.
JOEY FRANKLIN, Evergreen columnist September 28, 2020

Cancel culture is a fairly new phenomenon found primarily on Twitter but can be seen across all social media and online platforms. “Canceling” usually happens to a celebrity, athlete or someone else...

OPINION: Social media negatively affects communication

Social media degrades relationships and hurts people, especially during election season.
JOEY FRANKLIN, Evergreen columnist September 7, 2020

Social media can be very useful, especially during a pandemic, when seeing friends and family in person is not a viable option. Social media, however, does not come without negative aspects. When people...

WSU admin urged to take action for racist comments made by student

“If they are not doing that, then we're going to have to go ahead and hold up a petition and be an advocate to make sure that the student is no longer on campus,” ASWSU President Curtis Cohen said.
LOREN NEGRON, Evergreen reporter June 4, 2020

Editor's Note: The Daily Evergreen recognizes that the social media post depict screenshots with graphic language. It was added to provide validity and context to the story. Please view at your own risk. Editor's...

OPINION: WSU needs to communicate better about COVID-19

Notifications about COVID-19 updates at WSU should not only be sent to students. This information should be easier to access.
DANIELLE DENNEHY, Evergreen Columnist April 5, 2020

COVID-19 has caused major changes in nearly everyone’s lives at this point. Over the last four weeks, different institutions and corporations have released statements and plans regarding their response...

Quick recipes for quarantine living

Bean tacos with fresh cheese are the easiest to make out of these recipes. Bonus: they're vegetarian.
MINDY MALONE, Evergreen columnist March 24, 2020

A few days ago Twitter king Jaboukie Young-White started a thread asking for his followers' favorite struggle/comfort meals. (If the hyperlink to the thread doesn't work, wait a couple days. He's probably...

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