E-mail Lists

Descriptions and appropriate use of e-mail lists:

staff@whitman.edu – Restricted posting access.
This is used for official college business, such as announcements from the president, safety and emergency communications, technology services notices, position openings and distribution of The Fountain.

announcements@whitman.edu – Posting access is open to faculty and staff.
Use to promote your college-related events and activities, such as notices of lectures, film screenings, recitals, department newsletters.

community@whitman.edu – Posting access is open to all faculty, staff and students.
Use for personal sharing, such as house-sitting, pets, odd jobs, local community fundraisers, garage sales, etc.

For further information about mailing lists, see Using Centralized Campus E-mail Lists on the WCTS Web site.