Student and Alumni Stories
Life After Whitman - Alumni Stories
WINcubator Creates Space for Community Innovation and Entrepreneurship
February 25, 2020 • On Feb. 21, 2020, Whitman Innovation Network hosted an open house to introduce the WINcubator to the college and Walla Walla community. Located in the basement of the Whitman College Technology Services building on Main and Touchet streets, the project was funded by a $25,000 grant from the Port of Walla Walla, a nonprofit dedicated to tourism and business development in the valley.
Al-Rahim Merali '13 Redefines Success at Google
February 10, 2020 • Psychology major Al-Rahim Merali '13 thought he knew what he needed to be successful. Today, the User Experience Researcher at Google knows that success is more about flexibility and critical thinking then what kind of degree you have.
Sophomore Summit Helps Second-Year Students Find Direction
January 24, 2020 • Hosted by the Student Engagement Center (SEC), the 2020 Sophomore Summit brought together more than two dozen students with alumni and community leaders to explore careers and gain professional skills.