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How the Whitman admission process weaves a community

Class of 2013 The class of 2013. Click to enlarge.

Common Threads

Whitman College’s Class of 2014 is about to arrive on campus. It wasn’t a quick trip.

It involved a journey of many months and, in some cases, years for some of the nation’s most gifted students, and for Whitman’s 10 admission officers and 10 support staff members, who scoured high school transcripts, essays, recommendations, résumés and the world, literally and virtually, to bring together yet another spectacular assemblage of students. More...

In-house ingenuity: Office of Admission goes electronic the Whitman way

How It Happens

Q & A with Joshua Ian Smith ’07

Q & A with Bruce Jones ’67

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