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FACE hosts the 5th annual Breaking Ground Monologues

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

The fifth annual Breaking Ground Monologues, held in Kimball Theatre from March 3 through 5, grappled with a multitude of thought-provoking and emotional topics, leaving a...

March 9

Harper Joy’s “A King Lear” brings mixed media, innovation to Shakespearean text

Harper Joy’s “A King Lear” brings mixed media, innovation to Shakespearean text

Michelle Foster, Staff Writer

The traditional and rich language of Shakespeare, combined with modern forms of mixed media, filled the stage in Harper Joy Theatre’s production of “A King Lear.” The...

March 9

A Dramatic Warning on Fire Prevention: “Era of Megafires”

March 9

On March 1, Dr. Paul Hassburg, a fire and landscape ecologist, presented the multimedia production “Era...

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Blues Baseball Shines at Safeco

Blues Baseball Shines at Safeco

Mitchell Smith, Editor in Chief

The pitcher’s mound at Safeco Field in Seattle contains a six inch by two feet slab of white rubber placed exactly 60 feet, six inches from home plate. In the 18 years o...

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Pay to Play? Club Sports Stretch to Cover Funding Shortfalls

March 9

Free to Play? Where the Athletics Millions Come From and Who Gets Them

March 9

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Classroom in the Clouds

Classroom in the Clouds

Alissa Antilla, Feature Reporter

A handful of Whitties–along with around fifty students at Walla Walla University (WWU) and various members of the Walla Walla community–attend class thousands of feet ...

March 9

Saying no to smartphones

Saying no to smartphones

March 2

The Symposium Chronicles

The Symposium Chronicles

February 22

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Dear Mom: Off-Campus and Ostracized

Mom, Opinion Writer

Dear Mom, I’m a senior who lives off campus. What’s with all this talk about seniors not contributing to or not having a sense of the Whitman community? I think that’s BS. I’ve seen it, I’ve...

March 9

Moonlight recaptures Oscars

March 9

Despite some confusion at the Oscars on the winner of the Best Picture, "Moonlight" won the category in addition to numerous other wins. However, the impact of "Moonlight’s" victory on Oscars night goes...

Seeking and Finding

March 9

Why is it that so often those most likely to talk about the virtues of detachment struggle the most with their obsessions? To take an example, Herman Hesse, the great writer of "Siddhartha," suffered breakdowns...

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Whitman news since 1896
Whitman news since 1896