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Rebecca and John Hurley met in Pullman in 2004. They recently returned to campus to show their children their old stomping grounds and visit with friends.

WSU alums found love at Catholic student center

ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter September 9, 2021

There is an old adage in Pullman that goes along the lines of, “You come to WSU for a degree, and you end up finding a spouse too.” For two WSU alums, that is exactly what happened. WSU alums Rebecca...

Former Cougs Rich and Tory Johnson, pictured here on their graduation day,  married over 20 years ago.

Run-in with Pullman Police led to marriage for WSU alums

ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Evergreen reporter August 26, 2021

Many incoming freshmen choose WSU for its sense of community. Not only do people make lifelong friends while attending WSU, but some people find the love of their life. WSU alum Rich Johnson met his...

Tom and Doris had 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

WSU couple met at church group, married for 68 years

ELIZA CALLIS April 20, 2021

Tom and Doris Barker began their freshman year at WSU in the fall of 1949 and were married by their junior year in 1952.  Tom was a camp counselor at Camp Orkila on Orcas Island where Doris attended...

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