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September 19, 2015Professor Kate Jackson answers snake questions in National Geographic
Jackson weighs in on snake colors and patterns
September 19, 2015Whitman English Professor Katrina C. Roberts to release anthology
Anthology, out next month, based on Visiting Writers Reading Series
September 18, 2015US News
In its annual “Best Colleges” rankings release, “U.S. News and World Report” awarded Whitman College an overall ranking of 40 among the nation’s liberal arts colleges.
September 18, 2015Adventures in the Aleutian Islands
Geology Professor Kirsten Nicolaysen talks about research in undiscovered territory
September 17, 2015David Wagner
World champion wheelchair tennis player David Wagner returned to his hometown on September 16 to lead a youth tennis clinic, open to school-age children (and the occasional excited adult) interested in improving their backhand and learning from a world champion player.
September 16, 2015Professor Lisa Uddin on creating the modern zoo
An excerpt from Uddin's book, "Zoo Renewal. White Flight and the Animal Ghetto"
September 15, 2015Sociology professor Helen Kim featured in the "Huffington Post"
Kim talks about her research on Asian-Jewish families and how her family observes the High Holidays.
September 14, 2015First-generation students get a head start
This past July, the college flew 32 incoming first-generation/working-class students to campus for an orientation program to get students familiar with the campus, faculty and staff members and the resources available to them.
September 14, 2015Alumnus talks to The New Yorker about the hairstyles of the presidential candidates
Janet Stephens '80 is a self-proclaimed hairdressing archeologist
September 9, 2015Alumnus plans to take computing to the next level
Alex Nugent '03 launches new hi-tech firm that aims to overhaul computing