Alumni News

Yo Hakomori '80 wHY

As a pre-med student, Yo Hakomori ’80 explored connections between disciplines and uncovered a passion for architecture.

Wine Wine to be paired with tennis at camp

Tennis, Walla Walla and wine are on the schedule for a three-day camp on the Whitman campus in July.

Men with Bikes Shared interests link Whitties in green business venture

Dan Nguyen-Tan ’96 and Ken Conner ’81 find common ground in their Whitman connection and an entrepreneurial venture.

Alumnus of Merit Whitman College Alumni Association: 2011 Alumnus of Merit

Medical mission sparks international effort to make cooking safer.

Pete Reid Award 2011 Pete Reid Award for Young Alumni

Law, Foreign Service, military, business: around the world and back again since his 1999 graduation.

Lifetime Achievement Award 2011 Sally Rodgers Awards for Lifelong Achievement

Renaissance man's enthusiasm reminiscent of Rempel; teacher finds his calling later in life, then fosters family tradition.

Scribners 2011 Gordon Scribner Award for Distinguished Service

Longtime telecommunications executive has made Whitman a priority.

Faculty Awards 2011 Faculty Award for Service

Professor finds inspiration in alumni love of learning.

Wine Alumni family finds creative way to share fruits of their labor with Whitman

A special-release wine from award-winning family winery, L'Ecole No 41, in Lowden, Washington.

Where in the World? Where in the World Have You Met a Whittie?

Caitlin Schoenfelder ’09 met Richard Elmore ’66 in Zacatecas, Mexico.

Archivist Archivist emeritus seeks recollections about archives

Michael Paulus, archivist and special collections librarian, and Lawrence Dodd, archivist emeritus, seek your recollections.

Where we Learn Where We Learn

We asked alumni: What was your favorite setting to learn and study when you were a Whitman student? Here are some answers.

Lakum Duckum Two Hours at Lakum Duckum, Walla Walla

A poem by Elena Louise Richmond ’76.

Books Whitman Alumni Book Collection

Whitman alumni pen books on shorebird ecology and nuclear medicine instrumentation.

Ski Teaching Faculty Authors

“It’s About Skiing and Not the Skis: Behavior Theory, Skiing, and Ski Teaching.”

In Memoriam In Memoriam

Gordon Riess ’49, Jeannette Hayner, Henry Fairbank ’40.

Your legacy Your Legacy

Whitman students benefit from the generosity of those who made gifts to the college through their estates.