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Pam Walton
November 20, 2015

Gay rights activist and filmmaker Pam Walton '66 reflects on early days at Whitman

In a Q&A, Pam Walton '66 recounts her life as a filmmaker, reception to her 1992 documentary "Gay Youth," and what it was like attending Whitman as a gay student in the early 1960s.
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Artist Joe Sacco with an enlarged image from his 2013 graphic novel, "The Great War"
November 17, 2015

“Seeing Stories” exhibition explores graphic narrative through interdisciplinary lens

The Sheehan Gallery display embraces a full spectrum of styles, from classic superhero comics to the work of contemporary graphic artists such as Joe Sacco and Alison Bechdel, both of whom have presented on campus as part of the series.
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Rick Turoczy and Whitman College Students
November 13, 2015

Portland startup guru Rick Turoczy '93 talks tech and the liberal arts

Turoczy is the cofounder and general manager of PIE, or the Portland Incubator Experiment, backed by local advertising giant Wieden-Kennedy, and author of the popular Portland tech blog Silicon Florist, which has been featured on Mashable.
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November 6, 2015

Student Engagement Center expands resources with new interview suite

The SEC debuted its new interview suite during Family Weekend in late October.
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November 5, 2015

Whitman alumna appears in Warren Miller's latest movie

Ingrid Backstrom ’00 and fellow pro skiers featured in winter segment filmed in Chile
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November 2, 2015

Noah Leavitt on the ways we prepare students for what comes next

Higher ed initiatives have allowed our students to practice pitching their business, service and product ideas and get feedback in ways that help them more effectively pursue meaningful opportunities after graduation.
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October 29, 2015

Research by Prof. Gary Rollefson highlighted in the Jordan Times

Anthropology professor discusses the life of hunting and herding communities during the Late Neolithic period
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October 28, 2015

Oregon to Host Terroir Congress thanks, in part, to Whitman professor

The International Terroir Congress to make North American debut after Professor Kevin Pogue discussed the area at 2010 congress
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October 21, 2015

Prof. Michelle Janning on why love letters matter in the 21st century

Janning recently spoke to sociology students at the University of St. Thomas
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October 15, 2015

Whitman Students expand their learning at the Juvenile Justice Center

Student involvement with the penitentiary and the JJC augments their classroom studies
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October 9, 2015

Tim Swinehart '98 named Oregon Educator of the Year for 2015

Alumnus recognized for his work to promote social studies education on climate change
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October 8, 2015

Alumna wins prestigious young investigator award from the Society for the Study of Evolution

Catherine Wagner '04 recognized as an outstanding young evolutionary biologist
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