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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

WSU celebrates female athletes during a recognition of Title IXs 50th anniversary, Feb. 11.

WSU to welcome all-female class to Athletic Hall of Fame

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor June 27, 2022

On the 50th anniversary of the historic Title IX legislation that paved the way for the success of women’s sports, WSU Athletics announced they will induct an all-female class to their Hall of Fame. Eight...

The WSU volleyball team prepares for a match against USC, Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, in Pullman.

Seven WSU Intercollegiate athletic programs earn perfect single-year APR scores

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter June 20, 2022

On Tuesday the NCAA announced and released the 2020-21 Academic Progress Rate figures for intercollegiate athletic programs. Seven of WSU’s athletic programs earned perfect scores of 1000. APR is...

WSU will increase tuition rates by 2.4%, the maximum amount allowed by law, to stabilize the universitys budget amid rising inflation and declining enrollment.

Board of Regents justifies 2.4% tuition increase

FRANKIE BEER, Evergreen news editor May 12, 2022

The Board of Regents voted unanimously on May 6 to increase tuition by 2.4% for the 2022-23 academic year for undergraduate and graduate students.  Increasing tuition rates by the maximum amount allowed...

Three events — one each in Spokane, Tri-Cities and the Seattle area — raised $300,000 for student-athlete scholarships and WSU Athletics.

WSU Athletics raises over $300,000 during weekend-long fundraising event

PUNEET BSANTI March 1, 2022

WSU Athletics, along with Coug Guys and Gals, put on a multi-location, weekend-long event called Night with Cougar Athletics starting Feb. 18 and raised over $300,000. The events — which happened...

Bryan Blair reportedly set to leave WSU to become Toledos next athletics director.

WSU Athletics says goodbye to Bryan Blair 

TOM ABBOTT, Evergreen sports editor February 18, 2022

Bryan Blair, WSU deputy director of athletics and chief operating officer, is leaving the Palouse to be the new director of athletics at The University of Toledo, according to ESPN writer Pete Thamel. Blair...

Masks are handed out to people who do not have one, but he is sure some people go to events without even putting it on, said Ben Clarke, WSU Athletics Event and Facility Operations associate director.

Spotty compliance with mask mandates at athletic events

ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter, columnist, copy editor February 16, 2022

Although COVID-19 guidelines for sporting events have been set for a while, WSU faculty members say some individuals continue to ignore them. Shawn Ringo, Environmental Health and Safety director, said...

WSU forward Enzi Broussard battles Arizona defender Jasmine Young for the ball during the second half of a match Sept. 24, 2021, in Pullman.

Power of IX at WSU

AARIK LONG, Evergreen reporter January 24, 2022

WSU and the Cougar Athletic Fund announced plans on Thursday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX with their Power of IX campaign, according to a release from WSU Athletics. June 23 will mark...

WSU guard Noah Williams dribbles towards the basket during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against California, Saturday, Jan. 15, in Beasley Coliseum.

COVID-19 does not like sports

AARIK LONG, Evergreen reporter January 21, 2022

Another week of WSU Athletics events has come and gone and Cougar fans have once again been hit by the loss of events due to COVID-19 protocols.  Earlier this month, the Cougs had a women’s basketball...

WSU President Kirk Schulz said the Athletics budget is expected to be balanced next summer during a GPSA meeting Monday night.

Schulz answers GPSA’s questions about COVID-19 policies

ALEX MCCOLLUM, Evergreen reporter December 1, 2021

President Kirk Schulz addressed the GPSA Senate and answered questions from senators during a Monday night meeting. COVID-19 Jocelyn McKinnon-Crowley, senator for the Edward R. Murrow College of...

Nick Rolovich was fired from his position as head football coach on Monday.

Students react to Rolovich ousting

ERIN MULLINS, Evergreen reporter October 20, 2021

WSU students are mostly supportive of the university’s decision to fire head football coach Nick Rolovich and four assistant coaches on Monday for refusing to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Monday marked...

Concession stands will be open, and fans have the option to tailgate.

Martin Stadium to open at full capacity

ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter, columnist, copy editor June 28, 2021

WSU announced Martin Stadium will open at full capacity for the fall football season Wednesday. WSU officials attended several meetings over the last few months with the University of Washington and...

Board of Regents meeting screenshot

Board of Regents approve 2.5 percent tuition increase, discuss vaccine mandate


The WSU Board of Regents approved a 2.5 percent tuition increase for the 2021-2022 academic year, WSU Athletics budget revisions and the establishment of new master’s degree programs during their two-day...

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