Whitties in the Cities • Seattle, WA
September 29, 2016 • Fado Irish PubRSVP by September 26th
Join members of the Young Alumni Advisory Council at Fado Irish Pub to celebrate young alumni in Seattle. Help us welcome alumni from the Class of 2016 to the Whitman family as well as alumni who may be new to your city! There will be light appetizers for the group and beverages will be no-host.
Whitties in the Cities • Chicago, IL
October 4, 2016 • HopleafRSVP by September 28th
Join Whitman alumni, parents and friends for a relaxing social event celebrating Whitties in Chicago. Come mingle, meet new people, and network whether you're new to the area or have lived here all your life. Lauren Schneider '10 and Jini Valence '16 will act as your hosts for the evening and there will be light snacks available for the group. Beverages will be no-host.
Whitman featured in Princeton Review annual college rankings
August 30, 2016 • Whitman College made eight top 20 lists.
Josh Karp '05 goes from Moses to Macklemore
August 29, 2016 • As a religion major at Whitman, he was Josh Karp ’05. Now, he’s known as Budo—a successful musician and producer for artists including Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
Exhibition by artist Margaret Jamison ’74 expands on empathy theme
August 29, 2016 • Local artist Margaret Jamison ’74 is staging an exhibition through Sept. 16 in Whitman’s Stevens Gallery titled Body of Work: The Process Paintings of Margaret Jamison, which traces the timeline of her battle with breast cancer.
Riley Clubb ’09 brings world’s first virtual reality theatre to Walla Walla
August 26, 2016 • Maskerade Walla Walla remains the only theatre of its kind to offer a shared viewing environment—usually, virtual reality is experienced solo.
Katy Coba '84 appointed CEO and director of Oregon's Department of Administrative Services
August 25, 2016 • Coba intends to focus on outreach and recruiting new, diverse employees to state agencies to replace the state's retiring workforce.
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Josh Karp '05 (center), aka music producer Budo
As a religion major at Whitman, he was Josh Karp '05. Now, he's known as Budo—a successful musician and producer for artists including Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
Robert R "Pete" Reid, 2016 Alumnus of Merit Award
Through his outstanding loyalty to Whitman College and dedication to serving the greater Walla Walla community, it is only fitting that Pete has earned the highest honor the Alumni Association bestows on an alumnus of the College.
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Theatre Weekend in New York City
November 10-13, 2016, join fellow theatre enthusiasts for a thrilling weekend adventure in NYC. Experience the sights, sounds, and splendor of Broadway, explore Manhattan’s newest convergence of art and architecture – the Whitney Museum of American Art, and gather with alumni, parents, and friends of Whitman College to honor Jack Freimann, Professor of Theatre Emeritus, as we celebrate his 90th Birthday.