Rebecca Thorpe is the new web content specialist in the Communications Office. But she is no stranger to Whitman College. She has worked for many departments including: communications, student services and SSRA. She received her Bachelor of Art in English and theatre from Gonzaga University and her Master of Art in English composition from University of Nevada - Reno. In her freetime she also teaches yoga at Whitman, spends time with her family and attends her children's sporting events.


  • Meet Our Whitties: Alex Coleman '22
    Campus News

    July 29, 2019 Meet Our Whitties is an occasional feature produced by the Office of Communications. This month's featured student is Alex Coleman '22 from Minneapolis, Minnesota.

  • Meet Our Whitties: Lauren Mendoza '22
    Campus News

    June 4, 2019 Lauren Mendoza came to Whitman from Minneapolis, Minnesota. "I heard about Whitman at a Colleges that Change Lives college fair. I love the Pacific Northwest and I’m a huge backpacker. I wanted easy access to the outdoors. I visited Walla Walla and I really liked it."