Events


  • May 04

    Presidential Reception • Spokane, WA

    May 4, 2016 • The Historic Davenport Hotel, Elizabethan Ballroom

    Join Whitman College alumni, parents and friends for a special reception with our 14th President. Meet Dr. Murray and hear about initial plans to build on the success of the Now Is the Time Campaign and create a shared vision for the College's future. Wine and refreshments will be served. Online registration for this event is closed, but walk-ins are welcome.

    Read more and RSVP online.
  • May 19

    Class of 1966 50th Reunion • Walla Walla, WA

    May 19-22, 2016 • Whitman College Campus

    The festivities will start Thursday afternoon with check-in and continue through Sunday afternoon.

    Read more and REGISTER online.
  • May 20

    Washington State Society 2016 Potlatch Dinner • Washington, DC

    May 20, 2016 • Washington Hilton

    You are invited to attend this annual event celebrating and sampling the delicacies from the State of Washington for those living in Washington DC. Steve and Charlotte Hammond, both class of '79, will be your Whitman table hosts. This is Whitman's fifteenth year participating in this event.

    Read more and REGISTER online.
  • Jun 05

    Young Alumni Urban Hike • San Francisco, CA

    June 5, 2016 • City Hall steps, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

    Join Anna Murveit ’13 and members of the Young Alumni Advisory Council for an “urban hike,” a chance to see a side of the Bay Area you’ve never seen before. Meet new Whitties and reconnect with old friends while exploring numerous parks, historic neighborhoods and scenic views!

    Read more and RSVP online.
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Whitman Connect

Whitman Connect is is Whitman's online community, where you can find your friends and classmates and network with fellow Whitties.

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Jam Session at Lyman Hall

Monthly Bluegrass Jam at Lyman Hall

Every third Friday, Lyman House comes alive with the sound of music. Specifically, bluegrass music. This monthly bluegrass jam is the product of a partnership between Lyman Resident Director Louise Fix '14 and Kate Hockersmith from The Mythical / Movable Blue Mountain Bluegrass Jam.

Read about the Bluegrass Jam
Winnifred Collier Ringhoffer '50 Sally Rodgers Award for Lifelong Achievement

Winnifred Collier Ringhoffer '50 Sally Rodgers Award for Lifelong Achievement

Winn Collier Ringhoffer '50 graduated from Whitman with a degree in music, then earned a master’s degree from Boston University and a Soloist Certificate in Voice. She has spent her life since bringing music into the lives of audiences and students alike, providing service through song at a local, regional and national level.

Sally Rodgers Award for Lifelong Achievement

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Oregon Shakespeare Festival 2016

Join Theresa DiPasquale, Professor of English Language and Literature, and Whitman alumni, parents and friends for a weekend of play going and discussions. Come for the weekend or for a day. August 12-14, 2016

Oregon Shakespeare Festival 2016 trip details