Tue., Feb. 17, 2009
Higher ed mascots turn up the lobbying heat…
The state's public colleges are putting on a full-court press in Olympia today, with mascots prowling the capitol, Cougar ice cream being handed out, and bands in the rotunda. The most feared mascot seemed to be the Evergreen State College's geoduck, which male lawmakers and lobbyists seemed reluctant to hug. Go figure.