• Object Lessons

    The wide variety of objects in the collections at the Maxey Museum and Whitman College and Northwest Archives serve as motivational prompts for students, thanks to professors who incorporate them into their curricula.

  • In Their Words: Speaking their Language

    For young Serbs, political and cultural identity often depends on language and word choice, according to Assistant Professor of Anthropology Rachel George.

  • The Real Deal

    Entrepreneur Ashifi Gogo ’05 fights counterfeit drugs and other product fakes in developing countries.

  • Out of Sight Not Out of Mind

    As President and CEO of the American Foundation for the Blind, Kirk Adams ’83 guides efforts to improve the lives of millions of blind and visually impaired people nationwide.

  • Power of Plants

    Alumna Lisa Curtis's business, Kuli Kuli, supports sustainable farming in places like West Africa by supplying energy bars, supplement powders and juice shots derived from the Moringa plant to more than 2,000 stores across the United States.

  • Playground Polyglots

    Christy Krutulis ’92 and Angélica Pedroza ’99 lead the effort to strengthen dual language programming in Walla Walla’s public schools.