Walla Walla Hub
Whitties Helping Whitties @ Whitman
Tuesday, February 25th, 4:30pm - 5:30 pm
What a fantastic kick off to the Whitties Helping Whitties series this semester! Students joined Alumni for an evening of refreshments and conversation, discussing how to leverage the Whitman network and exploring the diversity of staff here at Whitman.
Stay tuned for the summer schedule!
There are many different internship opportunities in the Walla Walla area. Below are some previous internships that may inspire your search.
Downtown Walla Walla Foundation, Kathryn Bogley ‘15
Kathryn conducted historical research including investigating historical documents, current building codes, and similar documents from other downtown organizations across the state. This research aided the Foundation in creating residential space in historical buildings.
Juvenile Justice Center, Keiler Beers ’14
The Juvenile Justice Center works with youth who have been incarcerated or have recently been released from incarceration in order to reintroduce them into their community. Keiler worked as a supervisor, tutor, and events coordinator for at-risk teens.
Walla Walla Sweets Baseball Club, Zane McPhee ’15
The Walla Walla Sweets Baseball Club focuses on providing their fans, partners and investors with a premier level of competition both on and off the field. Zane was responsible for creating and implementing a sabermetric projections system that tested player performance based on their past experience, hitting environment and level of competition.
Use the Whitman Internship Grant Database to explore other WIG internships in the Walla Walla area.
Featured Employer: Sapere Consulting
Careers link | Alumni contacts: Kirsten Adams Gable '01, Erich Wolfe '02
Walla Walla consulting firm Sapere has long had a relationship with Whitman and alumni members are often on-campus to speak with students about their experiences in management consulting. Specializing in Communications & Media, Energy & Natural Resources and Technology sectors, you have local access to this growing firm.
Don't know where to start looking for an internship or job? We've collected a list of employers in the area, many of which have a history hiring Whitman graduates. If you have a company to add to this list, let us know!
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- Use the Whitman Online Alumni Database to find more alumni in the Walla Walla area.
- Walla Walla Job Network allows you to search for jobs nationwide as well as locally in our area.
- Hype Walla Walla is a group dedicated to helping young professionals network in Walla Walla
Do you know of more resources that could help Whitman students and alumni? Let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org!