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October 24, 2016Dia de los Muertos
The annual Día de los Muertos Community Festival brought the Whitman and Walla Walla communities together this past weekend for the fourth year in a row.
October 24, 2016Associate Dean Noah Leavitt talks about connecting all kinds of learning in the Chronicle of Higher Education
Leavitt quoted in article about reinventing how colleges look at career counseling
October 18, 2016Make a Difference Day 2016
Last Saturday morning, almost 100 Whitman community members took part in 13 service projects with local schools and nonprofits, inspired by the national Make a Difference Day.
October 17, 2016Brennan Johnson 16
According to "Planting Roots," an unusual senior thesis by Brennan Johnson '16, there are seven rules for culinary success.
October 17, 2016Life lessons from Semester in the West, the ultimate classroom
Environmental journalist Todd Wilkinson says the program is "a landmark achievement in place-based education."
October 13, 2016Kim/Leavitt interviewed about their book, JewAsian
A book by Professor Kim and Associate Dean Leavitt explores the subject of Jewish-Asian couples through a sociological lens.
October 11, 2016Student composers
In a fall Composition class, students of Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music John David Earnest composed works for public performance. Listen to recordings of his students’ performances while reading what they have to say about their newest compositions.
October 7, 2016Sociology Professor Michelle Janning interviewed about the stuff of relationships
Janning's recent publishing work is on the topics of gender and generation in the use and saving of digital and handwritten love letters, Scandinavian families, parenting, popular culture representation of families, gender and home decorating television, divorce and material culture, and motherhood and the management of digital photography.
October 6, 2016Missy Gerlach
Missy Gerlach '19 submitted the video as part of her Whitman-funded summer internship with Portland’s Toole Design Group.
October 4, 2016Debates
This presidential election cycle, Whitman is offering two fall semester courses encouraging students to engage with today’s heated political discourse.