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The Vandalance, owned by former Delta Chi fraternity members, serves as a tailgate vehicle. It currently sits in the parking lot behind Patty’s Kitchen off Sixth Street.

Saving tailgate traditions Former Delta Chi silver, gold Vandalance vehicle on sale John Fish Argonaut

For $1,800 one lucky person could be the new owner of the iconic Vandalance that is currently owned by former members of Delta Chi fraternity. The price is negotiable and the vehicle is already detailed in Vandal colors. The

Vandalance was an old ambulance that has since been transformed into a black, silver and gold vehicle with Vandalance written on the side in the iconic Vandal lettering that is also on the university’s logo. Former Delta Chi members Cody Earl, Bret Lytle and Marshall Breish said the Vandalance is a University of Idaho tailgating machine that was purchased with aspirations of turning it into one of the coolest vehicles in the UI parking lot during tailgates. “Our freshman year in Delta Chi a couple

older members bought it in Grangeville and brought it up to Delta Chi to have it as a tailgating vehicle, and they put money into it to do the detailing and design and stuff like that and they didn’t have enough money to keep the renovations going,” Earl said. Lytle said he has some fond memories of tailgating in the vehicle and the older members who owned it during his freshman year. “Our second or third home game my freshman year I remember going out and seeing older members hanging out and

blasting music by the Vandalance,” Lytle said. “I went over and hung out with them. It was a pretty good time.” Earl said the Vandalance has a lot of potential and another fraternity or lone buyer could buy it and complete the transformation of the old ambulance into the tailgating machine it could be. He said it would be nice to see it traveling the roads of Moscow and at tailgating once again. SEE TAILGATE, PAGE 5

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In brief Student dies during weekend

Current CLASS offices to remain swing space for other offices Andrew Deskins Argonaut

who responded to the survey to come up with this grand plan of how to use the space.” Earl said they wanted to include TVs The space in the University of Idaho and a coffee house entertainment stage College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences such as bands or poetry. He said they were will continue to be used as a swing space as looking to bring Jamba Juice because students showed interest. He said they wanted it tions, despite student’s hopes to be similar to Washington to use it as a student lounge. State University’s Compton The UI Space Use ComUnion Building lounge, but mittee voted unanimously to We put the input on a smaller scale. deny the request to allocate the of the 266 students Cowan said the Commons space as a student lounge. and Union Administration ASUI Commons and who responded to in favor of the idea and Union Board Chair Cody Earl the survey to come were helped submit a space request said when the Commons and up with this grand form. Union Administration Board “The way that the universifound out CLASS was leaving plan of how to use ty works is that any open space they pursued the idea of using the space. that is going to be allocated the space for a student lounge. Max Cowan, has to be seen by the Space He said he worked with ASUI Senator Use Committee,” he said. ASUI Senator and President“They are essentially a group Elect Max Cowan two semesters ago to gather data about what the stu- of administrators who oversee the allocation of space because ultimately the state and dents wanted the space to be used for. “Overwhelmingly the students wanted the university consider any building that is some sort of space where they could have a owned by the university to have the primary social lounge venue with some sort of food goal of meeting the university’s needs.” and entertainment aspect built into it,” Earl said. “We put the input of the 266 students SEE LOUNGE, PAGE 5

A member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity died of a self-in-

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Veteran Adviser Dan Button, left, and College Adviser Kris Roby stand inside the offices of the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences Monday afternoon. The offices will soon move back to the original location in July.

Library to host self-published, mini magazine workshop Erik Fink Argonaut

Most people go to a library to read books and magazines, but University of Idaho students will get the chance to create a magazine of their own. The UI Library will host a workshop on May 1 to teach participants how to

make a Zine. Anne Gaines, library assistant at the UI Library, said a Zine is a self-published mini magazine. She said it is like a blog but more current. “Basically I will be leading the workshop and I will be helped by Sarah VanGundy,” Gaines said. “I will start by giving a general

overview of what a Zine is.” Gaines said she will teach participants the aspects that make a good Zine. She said the content that makes a good Zine depends on the audience. “I personally like a lot of comics in my Zines,” Gaines should focus on is making their Zine visually interest-

ing so it can catch people’s attention and make them want to read it. The other big step is including interesting subject matter, something interesting to read or learn about.” Sarah VanGundy will assist Gaines with the workshop. VanGundy said it is possible for Zines to become

full magazines. “Basically when a Zine becomes a magazine is when they start accepting advertising,” VanGundy said. VanGundy said the workshop will give participants a better understanding of how

sometime between Thursday night and Friday afternoon. Lt. Dave Lehmitz of the Moscow Police Department said the student was last seen alive Thursday at 11 p.m. and the reported suicide took place around 3:30 p.m. Friday. Lehmitz said the investigation is ongoing but it does not appear there was any foul play. The suicide occurred in the student’s apartment above the Perch on University Avenue. Information about funeral arrangements will be announced as soon as they are available.

Three finalists announced for interim provost position The Search Advisory Committee announced University of Idaho interim Provost and Executive Vice President position April 25. Katherine Aiken, Jan SEE BRIEF, PAGE 5



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Paneling on the planet Green lunches talks about sustainability issues, impact of consumer behavior Matt Maw Argonaut

Decker said the larger environmental costs involved in sustainability impact Policy-making may provide the most product prices. Environmentally rich notable progress for sustainability issues, areas such as the Palouse offer agriculbut according to the consultants at the ture and other valuable resources collecGreen Lunches panel hosted by the Uni- tively termed ecosystem services, he said. versity of Idaho Sustainability Center A business takes a toll on an ecosystem’s value when it deposits waste into a stream or burns polluting elements into the air, he impact through their daily use of dollars. “Your biggest environmental impact, said. These natural fees are shifted onto for most people, results from decisions others when people and organizations fail you make about what you eat day to day,” to account for them, but he said the effort said John Lawrence, business professor required to deal with them would increase prices from warehouses to and Environmental Science store shelves. Program faculty. “If all the actual costs What people buy at were internalized by everygrocery stores, he said, one, many products would informs consumer behavior cost a lot more money for analysis that businesses use “Every time you consumers,” Decker said. to determine what kinds of Traci Craig, UI environproducts to carry. These sorts take your wallet out mental psychology profesof low-involvement purchasand make a pursor, said people don’t have es — purchases on which people don’t spend much chase, you’re telling to limit their intentional impacts for sustainability to time thinking or researching businesses how to the stuff they take home. She — extend to other businesses behave.” said people usually make deand products, such as clothJohn Lawrence, cisions about survival, food ing or building supply stores. Business Professor and the like from a sense of Lawrence said people can immediacy, and businesshave any belief about sustainability they want, but businesses only see es would do well to find ways to make buyers want the sustainable products. what people buy. It’s about consistency. Sustainability-minded consumers, “Every time you take your wallet out and make a purchase, you’re telling busi- she said, should also find the companies nesses how to behave,” he said. “If every- whose efforts give back to the commuone behaved consistently with their pur- nity in the form of employment, charity, chases to create changes, businesses would use of local goods and other contributions. make those changes.” One of the simplest ways to help make It isn’t always clear how “green” a company’s practices and products are. the world more sustainable, Lawrence Kevin Decker, research fellow with the UI said, is to say, “thank you.” “You can reinforce your actions locally Integrative Graduate Education Research Traineeship Program studying Palouse by letting your local businesses know why Prairie conservation, said one of the great- you use their services,” Lawrence said. Matt Maw can be reached at culty of discerning which organization or product line to support.

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A day to celebrate the future Moscow celebrates Arbor Day by planting trees, informing the public of the benefits of trees Allison Griffith Argonaut

Trees offer many values to society, both Rauk of the Moscow Tree Commission while addressing citizens April 26 for Arbor Day. This year was the 20th year Moscow celebrated Arbor Day, and the city and Chamber of Commerce teamed up to have trees have for society. Jim Fazio, University of Idaho professor emeritus of the College of Natural Resources, and with public health, simply by providing shade and protection from the sun. On top of protecting people from the sun, trees help patients in the hospital. He said patients who have views of trees and landscape spend 80 percent fewer days in the hospital, and use less pain medications because they are more relaxed. Relaxing effects of trees also work for people who are driving. He said having trees line sides of streets and in center dividers calm people down. “Trees have a relaxing effect on commuters,” Fazio said. “And I’m not making this Fazio also said when housing projects have trees and other landscaping there tends to be less domestic violence and fewer criminals.

“This isn’t because trees exude some chemical, though it would be great if they did,” he said. “They instead encourage outdoor play, bicycling and walking.” Gina Taruscio, executive director of Moscow Chamber of Commerce, said trees make people pause and talk to each other. Fazio said trees could also lower energy costs, reducing bills by 30 to 50 percent, increase resale value of property and attract tourists. Liam Donohoe | Argonaut

is worth $2,593,” he said, pointing to a tree in Friendship Square. “Multiply that by 5,000

Moscow residents alongside Mayor Nancy Chaney and members of the Moscow City Council plant a tree Friday in Friendship Square in commemoration of Arbor Day.

Trees will help to expand the perceived downtown area as well, which will help with the economy of Moscow businesses, Mayor Nancy Chaney said. The city will place more trees, benches and other items throughout different parts of downtown to make those areas friendlier, she said. Increasing the amount of trees in the city is not new for Moscow. For the past 20 years Moscow has received a Tree City USA Award, said David Stephenson, the manager of Idaho Department of Lands.

ebrating Arbor Day.

Tree City is to spend $2 for every citizen of the city on trees along with claiming and cel-

that,” he said. For 15 out of the last 20 years Moscow has also received the Tree City USA Gold Award for going beyond the basics by creating education programs for staff, developing a booklet of the street trees in Moscow and by doing many other tree related tasks. Chaney said having trees in the city not improves air quality, energy conservation and public health. and more than 1 million trees were planted that day, and now it has spread across the country and the world.

“One of the things I think is kind of interesting about Arbor Day, when you think about holidays in general, they tend to memorialize things that happen in the past,” Stephenson said. “Arbor day is unique in that it celebrates the future.” To help celebrate the future, ambassadors from the Chamber of Commerce, Moscow High School students and members of the city helped to plant a tree across from Friendship Square. Rauk said they were also giving away tree seedlings for people to take home and plant. Each of the trees also had a paper with information on how to care for them.

Bike to Boise: 300 miles spanning two days for Redside Foundation Michelle Gregg Argonaut

The drive from Moscow to Boise can be long, boring and at one point may involve getting stuck behind a truck or two. Biking the road from Moscow to Boise however, is an entirely different experience — one the men of Delta Sigma Phi are more than familiar with thanks to their annual “Bike to Boise”

philanthropy event. The fraternity members started the ride April 25 and arrived in Boise April 26, where they ended on the steps of the Capitol building. At noon on April 27, a check with money from donations was presented to the selected charity, the Redside Foundation. The 295.2 mile and involved the help of

about 50 fraternity members who took turns riding a tandem bicycle, while the remainder of the house followed in a vehicle caravan, which featured a banner that included the logos of the businesses that donated to the philanthropy. Delta Sigma’s Philanthropy chair, Keevan MacKenzie, said this event was inspired by longtime

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Idaho river guide and alumnus of Delta Sigma, Telly Evans, who committed suicide in 2010. His best friend, started the philanthropy in honor of Evans and to secure the health of other Idaho guides during the off-season. “River guiding is seasonal and does not provide health care and insurance for the guides, which makes it hard to get by during the winter,” MacKenzie said. “The Redside Foundation

provides the necessary help for those seasonal-type jobs, along help and counseling for substance abuse, industry awareness and safety, as well as several college scholarships for guides.” friend and the connection between Delta Sigma and the Redside Foundation, said they like to choose charities that give back to Idaho. “We like to put the money back into the community we live in — to connect everyone like

a big, strong family,” Carlson said. Not only does the philanthropy support a local foundation and good cause, but Carlson said riding almost the whole state of Idaho by bike is an amazing experience. “This is basically a big brotherhood. We get to hang out and bond together while raising money for a good cause,” Carlson said Michelle Gregg can be reached at

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“It had potential to be something that Delta Chi was known for and I think that anyone who bought it right now could make it a trademark of their fraternity. They would carry on the UI tradition of tailgating before Vandal football games,” Earl said. Earl said the owners had envisioned turning the vehicle into a portable bar that they could bring to tailgates and they wanted to decorate the inside with UI decorations. He said they also planned to use it as a portable storage unit for all of Delta Chi’s tailgating gear like tables, chairs and a barbeque. Earl said they wanted the Vandalance to be a vehicle that everyone could gather around at, have a good time and create valuable college memories. For anyone who is interested in seeing the vehicle, it is currently parked in the parking lot behind Patty’s Kitchen, and is easy to spot. Just look for the big UIthemed painted ambulance. John Fish can be reached

Boll and Steven Daley-Laursen. Aiken is currently the dean of the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. Boll is the director of the Environmental Science and Water Resources Program. Daley-Laursen is the senior executive to the Vice President for Research and Economic Development. Each candidate makes a presentation of their vision for the position. Aiken and Boll presented Monday. Daley-Laursen will present 9 a.m. today in the Student Union Building Borah Theater. The date the position will be filled has not been announced yet. Feedback should be sent to



Immigration: More than statistics allison griffith Argonaut

Every year the United States government says it will look at its immigration every year it pushes immigration reform back, said Jesse Martinez, the adviser for Movimiento Activista Social. “This year it is actually happening,” he said. This year there are eight members of Congress who created a draft of an immigration reform bill, and the nation is trying to raise awareness, Martinez said. University of Idaho’s student organization MAS is hosting a rally, along with many other organizations across the nation, on May 1. Martinez said there will be rallies in Boise and Idaho Falls — along with many other cities — to get the word out about the bill. “Our main hope with this rally is to really have people see the humanistic approach,” he said. “A lot of times we see numbers and statistics, pros and cons of reform, but it will be great for people to grants go through.” Martinez said the main purpose of the undocumented to become American citizens, because right now there is no way. There are 11.5 million undocumented immigrants in the U.S., he said, and many of them were brought here when they

More info The workshop will be from 1:30-3:30 p.m. May 1 on the first floor of the UI library.

hopes participants will gain an appreciation for this kind of media. “You can kind of tell when someone really cares about the Zine they are making,” VanGundy said. VanGundy said she was

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There will be a tutorial workshop on creating a Zine at the University of Idaho Library on May 1. A Zine is a selfpublished, mini magazine that can be published online.

workshop FROM PAGE 1

much work it takes to create this kind of media, and might give them an understanding of how bias can play a role in magazine creation. “I think it’s kind of cool

lounge FROM PAGE 1

Cowan said when the administrators saw the request, they decided they were not going to allocate that space as a student lounge. Assistant Vice-President of Facilities Brian Johnson said the committee is made up of the university’s four vice-presidents and the executive director of budget and planning. He said while he was not in on the decision making process, he was tapped to serve as the messenger. He said as he understands that the committee doesn’t yet know what they will do with the space and are consequently hesitant to commit to set plans. Johnson said the committee mentioned they want to remodel the College of Education Building, which would displace employees, and they had interest as using the space in the Commons for swing space during the remodels. Johnson said the remodel could take up to two years, but they don’t yet have a start date because the university doesn’t have funding for the

to be able to create a magazine all on your own,” VanGundy said. “Its super fun and you can work collaboratively with other people and express yourself.” Gaines said Zine creation encourages selfexpression. She said she the administration doesn’t know what to do with the space in the meantime. “The only thing that could go in there would have to be able to be very temporary because everything is still kind of up in air,” Johnson said. Earl said he was unsatisinformal response, which came in the form of an email from Johnson. “I thought it was unprofessional and disrespectful to one of their students. Granted they are administration and probably have bigger things on their plate than a student lounge,” Earl said. “But when you are representing the students it would be nice to give them some sort of feedback as to any thing else we could do. I still have yet to hear anything from anyone on the committee.” Earl said he thinks the space being used as a lounge makes a lot of sense because the current Overlook Lounge is noisy and interrupts interviews in the Career Center. “When companies like Boeing come in and interview students for potential

when she helped with the collaboration process on a few in high school. She said it wasn’t until college that she actually created one of her own. “I actually co-taught a class where Zine making Gundy said. She said she doesn’t know how many people to expect for participation in the workshop, but she is open to anything. doing this, and we are hoping it will be successful so we can do it again,” VanGundy said. VanGundy said the workshop will be from Erik Fink can be reached at

to have a pool ball smacking around in the background,” Earl said. “The idea would be to move this area downstairs so the Career Center would be the place you can go in your suit and tie and have a more formal interview. The Overlook Lounge would become more of a quiet study space as well, and downstairs could be more of a place to hang out and be loud.” Earl said he felt the lack of response showed the administration’s willingness to disregard the voice of the students. “I’m graduating so it isn’t the end of the world for me but I want to bring it to student’s attention because student’s should have a voice,” Earl said. “A lot of this stuff is happening behind closed doors so student’s don’t know about it. If students know there is potential to have a lounge I think they would be very well for that rather than a swing space that either sits open or is used as Cowan said he thought the students should have more say in how space should be allocated in the Commons because their student fees go to upkeep for the building.

were little and had no choice, but have to face multiple barriers in creating a life here. Martinez said often when immigration reform is brought up people automatically think the borders will open and anyone will be allowed in. He said that is not the case, though, as the government can implement timelines or other restrictions regarding how undocumented immigrants can become legal citizens. In the summary of Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 a plan is slated to be created to improve border security, create a Registered Provisional Immigrant Program and change interior enforcement and anti-fraud practices. member of MAS, said though people do not agree with everything in this bill, it is a good step in immigration reform. “The fact that there is a bill means that people have come together to let their legislature know we need reform,” she said. She said the main purpose of the May 1 rally is to mobilize and inform the people about the reform policies America has. Hopefully that will bring people together to make some changes in the immigration reform policies, she said. Hosting the rally is a tradition for the club, Gonzalez said. “It is our obligation as an activist or-

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Monday, april 22 1:43 p.m. 2470 West Pullman Rd., Walmart: Caller was out of gas and requested assistance. 1:55 p.m. 1516 West Pullman Rd., Best Western: Caller reported a female harassing guests in the lobby. 3:11 p.m. 1400 Blk West A St.: Caller requested assistance getting into his house. 6:18 p.m. 100 Blk South Main St.: Caller stated he was receiving threatening text messages that he was going to get beat up. 8:35 p.m. 2000 Blk Cambridge Ct.: Caller reported fraudulent charges on his credit card.

tuesday, april 23 11:28 a.m. 1300 Blk East Fifth St.: Caller reported that his bike was run into. 12:05 p.m. Perimeter Drive: Caller reported a small calf standing outside the fence. 3:49 p.m. 600 Blk West Palouse River Dr.: Complaints of suspicious text messages from an unknown number. 5:09 p.m. 1500 Blk East D St. & North Mountain View Road: Caller advised a deputy about four dogs that attacked the caller’s dog near Eggan Youth Center. 7:15 p.m. Moscow Skate Park: Caller reported a person on a bike who threw a scooter. 7:41 p.m. University of Idaho: Caller reported she believed there was a gun ed and determined it was a plastic replica. 9:58 p.m. 400 Blk North Adams St.: Caller reported a suicidal friend.

wednesday, april 24 10:40 p.m. Nez Perce Drive, Alpha “I think the space as a student lounge would directit is a space that is needed and that students should have more say in how the space in the Commons and Union building are allocated because those spaces are funded primarily by the students,” he said. According to Assistant Director of Operations for the Idaho Commons and Union Mark Miller, student fees fund about 60 percent of upkeep for the Student Union Building, and 45 percent in the Commons. Cowan said he thinks

together,” she said. Gonzalez knows that there is a lot of controversy surrounding the topic of immigration reform, but thinks that once people see then human, emotional side people might be more open to the idea. The rally will have multiple speakers who will share their stories and testimonies, she said. She said they have a few undocumented immigrants who are students that are looking forward to sharing their story. Also, faculty and staff who are big advocates of social movements will share their struggles and success in the U.S. as an illegal immigrant or from an immigrant background. The rally starts at 5:30 p.m. May 1 in the courtyard of the Idaho Commons, and Martinez said there will be a few speakers to help motivate the people before they begin the march to Friendship Square. At Friendship Square there will be a few more speakers, and then people are encouraged to head to the Kenworthy Theatre for a screening of the documentary “The Dream is Now.” Martinez said this rally is connected to the national government, but also to the lives of the undocumented immigrants who are living in America. He said they are marching for reform as well as for other people, and that everyone is welcome.

thursday, april 25 1:14 p.m. 900 Blk White Ave.: Caller inside. 5:21 p.m. 200 Blk South Main St.: Caller advised that there’s been a backpack in the alley all day. 5:38 p.m. South Main Street, Book People: Caller advised that they’ve had a customer in the store that has been acting strange the last few times he’s been in. 7:23 p.m. South Blaine St., Safeway: Caller advised that while shopping earlier there was a man parked next to them that accused her of leaving a door ding in his vehicle, but then left without exchanging information.

Friday, april 26 3:41 a.m. 1200 Blk East Third St.: Caller reported two men wearing hoods tapping on her front door for 30 minutes. 3:37 p.m. 500 Blk University Ave.: Report of suicide.

saturday, april 27 12:54 a.m. Campus Drive, UI Administration Lawn: Complaint of a suspicious group. 1:13 a.m. North Main Street, CJs: Complaint of theft.

sunday, april 28 12 a.m. Northwood Drive, Northwood Apartments: Complaint of raccoons. 3:28 a.m. Elm Street, Kappa Kappa battery. 3:35 a.m. West Sixth Street, Wallace Complex, Stephenson: Complaint of possible gunshots. 5:30 p.m. West Sixth Street, Bob’s Place: Caller reported an unconscious person.

they can appeal the decision, though he is not sure to whom they would appeal. “I believe that we can appeal the decision. It may be before the Space Use Committee, I’m not sure,” Cowan said. “Ultimately we feel very strongly that it should be used for a student space and we’d like to see that our

proposal is fully heard.” Johnson said he thinks they can appeal to the provost for a review of the decision, although since the provost was in on the original decision it is unlikely the decision will be changed. Andrew Deskins can be reached at

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Idaho track and field split squads last weekend, sending athletes to Palo Alto and Spokane. PAGE 7

Ryan Lumpkin | WAC

Abid Akbar braces for a backhand behind the baseline during Idaho’s WAC Tournament championship match against hosts Denver Saturday. The Vandals upended Texas-San Antonio 4-2 in the teams’ semifinal match but Idaho couldn’t pull out what would’ve been the programs’ first-ever Western Athletic Conference championship.

Mile-high bummer Men’s tennis falls short of its first WAC title after losing to Denver in the final match Anthony Kuipers Argonaut

One of the most prolific seasons in Idaho men’s tennis history came to an abrupt end this past weekend. The No. 2 seed Vandals fell to No. 1-seeded Denver 4-0 in the championship match of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament Sunday in Denver. For the second time in two seasons, Idaho came

up just short in its attempt to capture the program’s first WAC title. Idaho lost to Fresno State in the final match one year ago. With the win, Denver earned an automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament May 16-27 in Urbana, Ill. Idaho ended its season with a 21-7 overall record, the best in at least 20 years for the program. Beaman said falling

short of the title for the second straight year was difficult to swallow, but he said he told the team they should be proud of how much they’ve accomplished in the last three months. “I just told the guys: in life, you get opportunities – some good and some bad. You just have to put it all out there,” Beaman said. Idaho seemed poised to

make school history after an impressive performance in its first match of the tournament. After losing four of its last six matches of the regular season, Idaho seemed to regain its winning form in the semifinal match against Texas-San Antonio on Saturday, which the Vandals won 4-2. UTSA beat the Vandals 4-3 in Idaho’s last regular season match, but this time Idaho played

with the same lineup it had for most of the season before injuries shook up the roster. Seniors Abid Akbar and Marius Cirstea paired up for the first time in six matches at the No. 1 doubles spot, where they earned an 8-5 victory. Junior Jose Bendeck and sophomore Cristobal Ramos Salazar lost 8-5 at No. 2, but sophomores Dmitry Perevoshchikov

A decent end to a decent season

Vandals pull first-round upset, fall in WAC semis to hosts Denver Aaron Wolfe Argonaut

The Idaho women’s tennis team, fifth-seeded underdogs at the conference tournament, saw its Western Athletic Championship dreams crushed Friday with a 4-0 loss to top-seeded hosts Denver in the semifinals. The team reached the semifinals after avenging a 4-2 regular season loss with an impressive 4-2 quarterfinal win against Texas-Arlington the day before. Unfortunately the team met its match after Denver defeated No. 8-seeded New Mexico State with ease, 4-0. The Vandals’ No. 1 doubles first-team All-WAC duo of Almudena Sanz and Victoria Lozano entered the semifinals with a 7-0 record in WAC regular season play. After a win in the quarterfinals Sanz and Lozano had won 12 consecutive doubles matches with a 14-4 record on the season. It still wasn’t enough. For Denver, it was the Pioneers’ three graduating stars’ time to shine. Sophia Bergner and Steffi Rath snapped Idaho’s No.1 doubles win streak with an 8-6 win. As the primary No. 1

doubles role players for the past two years the two posted a 19-9 record this season to lead the Pioneers. Ironically, in a 6-1 loss to Denver earlier on in the season Sanz and Lozano defeated Bergner and Rath in doubles 8-6, contributing to Idaho’s only point of the match. Idaho’s two elite stars had no luck against Denver and neither did the rest of the team. Rita Bermudez and Bety Flores went down 8-4 at No. 3 and every Vandal singles attempt resulted in a straight-set loss or unfinished match. Freshman Belen Barcenilla fought hard at No. 5 singles with a 6-3 second set win after dropping the first set but did not finish her third set. Flores did not finish at No. 4, Lozano did not finish at No. 1 singles despite a close 7-6 loss in her first set and Sanz lost 6-1, 6-4, against Denver’s Caroline Schnell at No. 2. Constance Alexander lost 6-1 in her first set followed by a 6-0 loss in her second set against Denver’s leading doubles player and senior Emma Isberg at No. 3. Idaho’s SEE DECENT, PAGE 10

and Cesar Torres clinched the point by winning the No. 3 match 8-5. Ramos Salazar helped Idaho get off to a strong start in the singles matches by cruising to a two-set win at No. 6. Then UTSA went on to win the next two matches after Cirstea lost at No. 3 and Perevoshchikov fell at No. 1. The Vandals sealed the victory SEE MILE-HIGH, PAGE 10

Athletes of the week Rachel Choi — women’s golf The Idaho women’s golf team competed at the WAC Champ- ionship Tournament, overall in the tournament with three

Rachel Choi

top 20. Choi, a junior, led fourth overall. Choi

second rounds, Choi shot a 76 and 75. Starting the third round tied for 11th, she improved her score and shot two-under for a score of 70, bumping her up the leaderboards into fourth place.

Hannah Kiser — track and field

Ryan Lumpkin | WAC

Bety Flores grimaces after returning a forehand shot during the WAC Tournament last weekend. Idaho fell 4-0 to No. 1-seeded Denver in the tournament semifinal match.

Kiser, a junior, was honored as the Western Athletic Conference women’s track athlete of the week after she broke the WAC all-time record and Idaho school SEE ATHLETES, PAGE 10


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Vandals ousted by Broncos Shorthanded Idaho can’t keep pace with Boise State during final spring game Curtis Ginnetti Argonaut

Morse had the highest point tally of the game, scoring The Vandal club men’s six out of the 15 goals for lacrosse team ended its the Vandals. He also had season Saturday in a tightly one assist for a total of seven contested game against the points. Sophomore goalie Boise State Broncos, losing Patrick Craig had an impressive game with 10 saves 23-15. The Vandal men fought for a shot save percentage of 30 percent. throughout T h e the game but Va n d a l suffered from lacrosse low roster team ended numbers, its season which meant We will have bigger while little rest numbers, I always told 4-10 going 1-3 for players, the guys it was not in its dicoach Ben Frey said. about a lack of heart. v i s i o n , defeating Idaho Our team has more Washingwent into heart than any other ton State the game having only team. I have ever seen, on April 20. 14 players movies included. Five of on the roster Ben Frey, Coach the starting including seniors for two goalies, compared to the 20 players the Vandals will be moving that Boise State was able to on, including Morse, the leading scorer against Boise “It was never an issue State. “We are losing a lot of of want or try, they ran to the bitter end,” Frey talent but we have more said. “When you have the coming in, we are not renumbers on the bench that placing these guys that are leaving but we will have the talent to compete well next compete.” Despite the fatigue, the year,” Frey said. Frey said the team has Vandals posted impressive numbers throughout a large recruiting class the game, outshooting the of freshmen from around Bronco offense in both the the Northwest including two players from Boise, second and fourth quarters. Senior attacker Kyle one from Oregon and one

File photo by Amrah Canul | Argonaut

Idaho midfielder Mykael Wheeler paces around the net during the Vandals’ game against Simon Fraser University April 13 on the SprinTurf. The Vandals couldn’t replicate their performance in a win against Washington State and fell to Boise State Saturday in Boise. Kyle Morse led the team with six goals in his final game with the team. from California coming to have ever seen, movies in- the last three games. Frey said. “I would stay in the team, as well as a few cluded,” he said. Frey said that he is a pos- town and be able to devote players who missed the As well as boosting its sible candidate for the per- more of myself without the season due to injuries or roster numbers, the team manent coaching position distraction of school. I have other reasons. is in process of choosing but the club lacrosse board, “We will have bigger a permanent coach for the made up of alumni and and in my knowledge of the numbers, I always told the team. The BSU game was parents, are also helping him game.” guys it was not about a lack the third for Frey, who is a search for a replacement. Curtis Ginnetti of heart. Our team has more graduating senior and was “I would take the opporcan be reached at heart than any other team I chosen to lead the team for tunity to coach next year,”

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Cobi Hamilton, drafted by the Bengals, is the 4th WR drafted in the last 2 years from our system and coached by Coach Cinkovich! #GoVandals —Idaho RB coach Jason Shumaker on Petrino and Cinkovich developing NFL WRs


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Man I’m toooo juiced for everyone I know and have played against that are makin their dreams come true this weekend!

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Freshman Jenna Ellis awaits her teammate’s spike April 1 in Memorial Gym. The Vandals concluded the spring season Saturday, when they hosted Eastern Washington, beating the Eagles 25-23, 19-25, 27-25.

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record in the 5,000 meter at the Mt. SAC Relays. Her time of 15:44.06 smashed the Idaho school record set in 1984 by nearly 26 seconds and broke the WAC record by 17 seconds. Kiser has set three records t h i s Hannah Kiser year. She broke the WAC alltime and Idaho school record in the indoor mile (4:37.55) and the 3,000 meter (9:04.74). Her WAC leading 5,000meter time ranks fourth in the NCAA West and seventh in the NCAA this season.

Ugis Svazs — track and field Senior javelin thrower Ugis Svazs broke the I d ah o school record in the javelin th r o w. Svazs Ugis Svazs w o n the men’s javelin throw with a career-best toss of 240-7 breaking the previous school record set in 1996 by Oscar Duncan. His mark ranks seventh best in the NCAA so far this season. Svazs was one of eleven Vandals to win individual events at the Duane Hartman over the weekend.

Victoria Lozano and Almudena Sanz — women’s tennis

players Vi c t o a r i a Lozano and Almudena S a n z t e a m e d Victoria Lozano up to earn All-Western Athletic Conference First Team honors at the No. 1 doubles position, the WAC announced at its annual awards banquet. Lozano and Sanz, the last two WAC Players of the Week, went 13-4 at the No. Almudena Sanz 1 doubles position together, with a 7-0 record in WAC play. With a win in Thursday’s WAC quarterfinals, the pairing entered Friday’s WAC semifinals with a 14-4 record and a 12match win streak.

dmitry Perevoshchikov — Men’s tennis Perevoshchikov, along with Abid Akbar, also earned A l l - WA C First Team honors last week after dmitry a tremen- Perevoshchikov dous inaugural season. The primary reason Idaho went 20-7 at No. 1 singles in 2013, Perevoshchikov went 19-6 in singles play, including a 16-6 record at No. 1 singles and a 3-0 mark at No. 2. He won of the season and reached as high as No. 122 in the national singles rankings. Perevoshchikov was the only Idaho player to earn two WAC Player of the Week honors during the 2013 season.

Idaho women’s tennis

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Ryan Lumpkin | WAC

Dmitry Perevoshchikov reaches to return a forehand during Idaho’s WAC Tournament Championship match Saturday against No. 1-seeded Denver. Perevoshchikov fell at No. 1 singles and the Vandals failed to earn a point in the loss to the Pioneers.


thanks to Bendeck’s win at No. 4 and Torres’ win at No. 5. Idaho then ran into a buzz saw on Sunday in the championship match against Denver. After winning the doubles point, the Pioneers put the Vandals away quickly by winning three straight singles matches. Idaho’s only victory came during the No. 1 doubles match when Akbar and Cirstea earned an 8-5 win. Perevoshchikov and Torres lost 8-4 at No. 3 and Bendeck and Ramos Salazar were narrowly

edged out 9-8 at No. 2. Beaman said barely losing the doubles point “definitely changed the whole dynamic of the match.” “I think that some of the air went out of their sails after that doubles match,” Beaman said. With the doubles point, Denver wasted no time winning the necessary three singles matches to seal the championship. Ramos Salazar lost at No. 6, Perevoshchikov fell at No. 1 and Cirstea lost at No. 3. All matches finished in two sets. The No. 2, No. 4 and No. 5 matches went unfinished. Idaho received good news before

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the tournament when Beaman and several of the Vandals were honored by the WAC. Beaman won WAC Coach of the Year honors for the first time in his seven years as head coach at Idaho. Perevoshchikov and Akbar were both named firstteam All-WAC honors in singles, and Akbar and Cirstea won firstteam All-WAC honors in doubles after going undefeated in WAC play. Cirstea and Bendeck made second-team All-WAC in singles. Bendeck and Ramos Salazar made the second team in doubles. Anthony Kuipers can be reached at

Sophie Vickers made another rare appearance at No. 6 but also failed to do any damage losing 6-4, 6-3. The other semifinal match featured No. 2-seeded San Jose State and No. 4-seeded Louisiana Tech. After defeating Louisiana Tech in a tight 4-2 victory during the semifinals, the Spartans pulled off a 4-3 upset against Denver on their home courts to claim the 2013 WAC Championship title. Idaho finished the season above .500, with a 13-12 record. Last season the Vandals fin-

ished 19-8 but were also defeated in the WAC Tournament semifinals against former WAC foe Hawaii. The Vandals will say goodbye to Montana transfer and graduating senior Constance Alexander. Alexander posted an impressive streak of doubles wins earlier on in the season giving the Vandals momentum for an extraordinary turnaround after a 0-4 start. Idaho’s top scorers Sanz, Lozano and Flores have one season remaining as Barceoff their rookie seasons, gaining more valuable experience along the way and will hope for better luck next year. Aaron Wolfe can be reached at

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Have an opinion? Tweet us. @ArgOpinion OUR VIEW

Committed leadership needed While UI looks to fill multiple administrative positions, students should voice their needs


fter the eraser dust settles

who is committed to transparency and willing to step forward

While students are preoccupied

decisions regarding UI’s future will be made during the summer while a majority of students are absent. It’s ent style of leadership, especially in regards to the new president, role in expressing the qualities they desire in their administration. UI needs a president who

statements to reassure and direct

that will impact the rest of their academic careers.

plish short-term goals students can see the results of during each academic school year. It’s also important the president intends to stick around long enough to

to engage with students of all majors, from the ASUI President to the newest freshman. M. Duane Nellis was UI’s fifth president in about 10 years. To retain and attract quality leaders, UI needs to create a stimuequate pay for the work expected of them. UI will continue to face

administrators this spring means hire new leaders in the next few months. UI is in search of a new College of Agricultural and Life Sciences — to name just a few poSome interim administrators

an 11-year-long enrollment goal, they should see it through. Students need a president

difficulties of all kinds — from financial to educational — and -

The campus community needs a leader who can communicate

ers to maintain the quality education and experience students the next few weeks, we need to keep in mind what we expect from our future administrators. Make your wishes known to the ASUI members who represent us, so they can take a stand for what we as a student body desire. Students are the most important members of the campus community and the reason for UI’s existence. Don’t let these big decisions slip by unnoticed without our input.

— KM

More than Thrift Shop It would be an understatement to say that Macklemore and Ryan Lewis big in the past eight Ryan Tarinelli months, Argonaut topping Billboard charts and iTunes lists left and right while also gathering a large social media following on the web. Most people around the country and on campus know Macklemore for his two break-out songs “Thrift Shop” and “Can’t Hold Us,” which launched him into the spotlight with catchy beats, quirky Unfortunately, that is all most people know about his music. Macklemore — as an artist and as a person — is so much more than these few songs mainstream culture has picked up on. His songs do not only address an array of topics, but do so in a medium that is popular and powerful. In his latest album “The Heist” he lays down strong social commentary on subjects ranging from materialism to same-sex marriage to racial inequality — just to name a few. In his song “Jimmy -

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Baseball Now that baseball is back in full swing, I don’t miss my Vandal sports as much. The Red Sox are helping —Madison

Sorry Theo I saw my soulmates again this weekend. They come in the form of a band named Blind Pilot and I’m in —Kaitlyn

Second to last OTC It’s about time to start counting down let me know when it gets annoying and I’ll let you know when I care. —Lindsey

Do the right thing, NBA It’s time to start talking about the E-word. Both cities —Sean

Life lesson No. 46,789 It takes courage to admit you rushed into a decision and to back out of an opportunity.

JAMM 440 Usually when professors say “don’t underestimate the time this paper/essay/projthey are exaggeratparticular paper, when the professor said the to kidding. —Kaitlin

Hot and cold Sometimes I wish I still had my mom to wear a coat outside. for Moscow weather. —Elisa

billion words on that essay.

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I don’t do them well. That is all. —Molly

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the emergency room. I want to remind all the graduating seniors to be smart and stay safe next two weeks. You don’t want to make these goodbyes the last ones you say. —Philip

‘Another turning point’ Sometimes I wish it was 1996 again so I could listen to Green Day in a totally ironic way. Oh well.

None of the above I’m starting to it is to use “none of

Moments like these are an opportunity to remember the good how those you are changed you as a person. It’s tough, but I’m here if you need me. Luff.

choice exams. If the answer is none of the may just know it as that, rather than what the correct answer actually is.

— Theo

so long as you write a

Imagine being one of the 57 million persons in the United GUEST VOICE States with mental illness. Imagine the struggle or inability to function in Jim Rehder home life, Chair of Regional II Mental Health Board jobs and and UI Alumnus personal relationships. Imagine the shame and fear knowing what to do about it until it is too late. Imagine the way people treat you and your family in your time of desperation and need. May is Mental Health Awareness month, a time to exists. Professionals acknowledge brain chemistry imbalance may be due to hestance abuse or a combination. Those who suffer from mental illness often experience hostility, discrimination and stigma from others rather than compassion and understanding. If you are a mental illness, you under-

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mental illness. For those without health insurance,


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May is mental illness awareness month

Last weekend I had



Imagine, don’t deny

which has signed artists like Lady Gaga, Eminem, the Black Eyed Peas and Madonna. He tells the experience he has had with the major record label by comparing getting signed to pulling off a heist —thus the name of the album. As the song goes on he less and backhanded ways of the major record label ally refused the deal with, as seen in the last line: “I replied I appreciate the offer, thought that this was what I wanted. Rather be a


are handled through the

More info Facts from Mental Health America 2013 newsletter: One in four adults experience a mental health disorder in a given year. One in 17 adults live with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, major depression or bipolar disorder, and about one in 10 children live with a serious mental or emotional disorder. People with mental illnesses, like everyone else, have the potential to work at any level depending on their own abilities, experience and motivation. Most people can lead productive lives within their communities thanks to a variety of supports, programs and/or medications. People with mental illnesses can recover and resume normal activities. The vast majority of people with mental illnesses are not violent. In the cases when violence does occur, the incidence typically results from the same reasons as with the general public such as feeling threatened or excessive use of alcohol and/or drugs.


at getting fucked.” In his song “A Wake,” Macklemore discusses modern racial inequality, society’s portrayal of his generational problems like STI rates and prescription pill addictions. This has not been a recent shift for Macklemore, as strong commentary has always been a large part of his music. For example in emore addresses the effect white rappers and white genre of rap and hip-hop. He points out the transitions prior examples and compares it to modern rap music and exposing the disingenuous effect on rap culture. It’s not surprising why incorporated into mainstream culture — they are critical of society and presto comprehend. songs he is now famous for are only one small part of Macklemore as an artist, and to peg him as the guy that came up with a catchy would not just be incorrect but would ignore a truly remarkable artist. Ryan Tarinelli can be reached at


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Cloud Nine

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hospital emergency rooms or arrest and incarceration. The act of suicide should be disturbing to all. In 2011, 284 people committed suicide in Idaho. To dramatize the effect, it is the equivalent of two fully-loaded 737 aircrafts crashing with

no survivors. The topic of mental illness is far-reaching and complex, considering the degree of severity for individuals. For many, a person must commit a crime to get services. Currently Idaho’s state prison system is the de facto treatment facility, where approximately 25 percent of state incarcer-

ated individuals receive psychotropic medication. Imagine a statewide mental health system where those afflicted with mental illness can access care in early stages and receive treatment. Imagine our society treating those with mental illness — adults and children — with dignity, respect and compassion.

Imagine Idaho’s legislature making mental health a priority. Imagine no stigma associated with mental illness. These are things to consider during Mental Health Awareness month. Jim Rehder, Chair of Regional II Mental Health Board and UI Alumnus, can be reached at Jesse Keener | Argonaut

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