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  • Whitman featured in Princeton Review’s "Colleges That Pay You Back"
    Campus News

    February 1, 2017 Whitman is among the nation’s best colleges for students seeking a top-notch education at an affordable rate, according to The Princeton Review.

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  • Visiting author discusses campus hookup culture
    Campus News

    January 31, 2017 Lisa Wade is an associate professor of sociology at Occidental College. Her newest book is about the emergence and character of the culture of sex that dominates college campuses today.

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  • Basketball coach Stephen Garnett's handshakes go viral again
    Campus News

    January 30, 2017 Stephen Garnett, assistant men’s basketball coach and wellness instructor, continues to be a viral sensation thanks to a new video by "The Bleacher Report."

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  • Buyaki Nyatichi '20 fights for empowerment of women and girls
    Campus News

    January 27, 2017 Buyaki "Michelle" Nyatichi '20, an alumna of leadership incubator Akili Dada—founded by Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg '01 to help empower young African women through education—has been featured in a recent video by Women & Girls Lead Global talking about her work with African women and girls.

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  • Major League dreams: Zane MacPhee ’15 on the LA Dodgers and Minnesota Twins
    Campus News

    January 25, 2017 Alhambra, California, native Zane MacPhee ’15 interned with local baseball team the Walla Walla Sweets during his time as student. Now, the economics major and math minor has made his way to the major leagues, working with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Minnesota Twins.

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  • The Power of Plants
    Whitman Magazine

    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.

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  • Community comes together for MLK Day march
    Campus News

    January 19, 2017 An estimated 350 people gathered for this year's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day walk from Reid Campus Center to the Gesa Power House Theatre. This year's march drew participants from Whitman, Walla Walla University, Walla Walla Community College and the local community.

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  • Basketball coach Michelle Ferenz hits milestone 250th win
    Campus News

    January 13, 2017 Michelle Ferenz, the winningest basketball coach in Whitman College history, burnished her legacy on Friday when the women’s team bested Pacific Lutheran University in her 250th victory in 16 years. Whitman now stands 14-0 for the season.

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  • Mariners play ball with Whitman
    Campus News

    January 13, 2017 Whitman College's baseball team peppered representatives from the Seattle Mariners Caravan on Thursday when the big leaguers came to town for an afternoon of tips for the amateurs and autographs for the public.

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  • Study abroad scholarships for four Whitman students
    Campus News

    January 5, 2017 Four Whitman students who have received Gilman Scholarships will spend the next semester studying abroad in Chile, Scotland, an Turks and Caicos.

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