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December 9, 2013Vandiver publishes two essays on British poetry of First World War
The Cambridge Companion to the Poetry of the First World War, published in November by Cambridge University Press, includes her chapter, "Early Poets of the First World War." The chapter focuses on four classically-educated poets: Rupert Brooke, Julian Grenfell, Charles Hamilton Sorley and Patrick Shaw Stewart.
December 6, 2013The Pioneer receives a top honor from the Associated Collegiate Press
The Pioneer came home a recipient of the Pacemaker award, the highest honor presented by the Associated Collegiate Press.
December 2, 2013Spencer named interim provost
Professor of Geology Pat Spencer to serve as Interim Provost and Dean of Faculty
November 26, 2013Midnight Runners
Women's cross country team to run 24 hours straight to raise money and awareness for cancer
November 26, 2013Whitman students take top honor at the first Global Entrepreneurship Week ceremony
Over 100 community members, including representatives from the three local higher education institutions, the Chamber of Commerce, the City Council and the Washington Department of Commerce, attended the Global Entrepreneurship Week ceremony on Nov. 19.
November 25, 2013Mitchell costume designs premier
Greg Mitchell, Assistant Professor of Theatre Design, will premiere his latest work, comprising nearly 130 costume designs for the National Theatre of Albania production of Richard Wagner’s opera Tannhäuser.
November 22, 2013Whitman outdoor program receives national excellence award
The Outdoor Program was recently recognized with the David J. Webb Program Excellence Award, an annual honor bestowed by the Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education.
November 19, 2013Whitman Students Hit it Out of the Park at Research Conference
For the last 22 years, the Murdock College Science Research Program through the Murdock Trust has hosted a fall conference for students of science.
November 19, 2013Tim Kaufman-Osborn to step down as Provost and Dean of the Faculty at the end of the academic year
Provost and Dean of the Faculty of Whitman College Timothy Kaufman-Osborn announced that he will leave his administrative position on June 30, 2014.
November 18, 2013Alumnus publishes research on coring in scientific journal
Alumnus Toby Meierbachtol ’03 recently published his geological research on ice sheets in Greenland in the academic journal “Science.”