July 2009

Global Studies Initiative

In this era of rapid globalization, courses of study must address historical and contemporary interconnections to enable Whitman students — future humanitarians, teachers, diplomats and business people — to interact effectively and meaningfully with people from all corners of the world.

Commencement 2009

In his Commencement address former Ambassador Ryan Crocker '71 urges graduates "to seek causes larger and greater than yourselves."

Students earn more Udall awards than any college in nation

International students write about Whitman

Jeff Northam ’88 nets fourth “Coach of the Year” title

Dr. Richard Simon Jr. ’72 says, “Sleep is the basis for all life.”

In Their Words: Professor puts 2008 financial crisis in historical perspective

July 2009 cover  On the Cover

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