Hashtags

Hashtags are words or phrases proceeded by a # sign that are used to indicate that a social media post is about a certain topic. Hashtags make it easier for people to find posts about a particular topic.

Some of the hashtags that are commonly used, either by Whitman social media accounts or to talk about Whitman, are:

#AfterWhitman
Posts related to alumni accomplishments and their post-graduation life/work experiences.
#GoWhitman
Used to cheer on our Whitman College Athletics sports teams.
#LiberalArts
When discussing the benefits or qualities of a liberal arts education.
#Whitman20xx
To refer to a Whitman class as a whole or an individual of that class, for example, #Whitman2018.
#WhitmanCollege
Typically used by a non-Whitman social media account to refer to Whitman College.
#WhitmanGrad
For posts related to Whitman's commencement ceremony.