Community-Based Learning

The State of the State for Washington Latinos
Washington Latinos

The State of the State for Washington Latinos project engages Whitman College undergraduate students in intensive research to bring local racial barriers to light and empower communities with information and strategies to organize and advocate around a comprehensive agenda for racial and social justice.  More...

Semester in the West
Semester in the West

Every other autumn, a select group of 21 Whitman College students ventures out into the interior West for field meetings with a wide variety of leading figures in conservation, ecology, environmental writing, and social justice. More...


The U.S.-Mexico Border Program

Based in Arizona and Sonora, Mexico, this summer program exposes students to a wide range of competing perspectives on the politics of immigration, border enforcement, and globalization.  More...