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Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery

Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery

Halley McCormick
October 16
Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight, MEDIA, VIDEOS

During the week of October 6, artist John Powers set up a temporary studio in Reid Campus Center's Stevens Gallery where he constructed a futuristic art piece out of foam rods. Videographer Tywen Kelly brings us a look into the artist's work, mind, and process. ...

Morning Teleportation Performs on Reid Side Lawn

Morning Teleportation Performs on  Reid Side Lawn

Marra Clay
September 6
Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight

Morning Teleportation, a psychedelic rock group from Bowling Green, Kentucky, performed on the Reid side lawn on Sept. 5, 2014. The group has been working with Glacial Pace Recordings, who also produce music with Modest Mouse, Love as Laughter and Mimicking Birds. Morning Teleportation's group features...

‘Blue’: Perspective on the Process of An Art Major Thesis

‘Blue’: Perspective on the Process of An Art Major Thesis

Alecia Lindsay
May 15
Filed under Circuit, MEDIA, Media Highlight, Photo Essay, Photos

"Blue" was an idea that I came up with last semester. I was walking home from the Fouts Center for Visual Arts when an idea struck me. I immediately turned around and went straight back to the art building. I needed to talk to someone about this idea, and I found just the person––my ever-supportive...

Triathlon and Field Day

Triathlon and Field Day

Annabelle Marcovici
May 8
Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, Photos

Whitman's Annual Spring Triathlon was held on the morning of May 3 this year, beginning at the Harvey Pool. Participants signed up as an individual or as a team and had to complete a 500 yard swim, 10 mile bike and a 5 k run. [portfolio_slideshow]

Gumboot at Whitman

Denali Elliot
April 29
Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Videographer Denali Elliott takes a look at Gumboot at Whitman, check out the accompanying article in the A&E section.

The Student Body

The Student Body

Marra Clay
April 1
Filed under Circuit, Front Page Slideshow, Media Highlight, Photo Essay, Photos

Whitman is active––this isn't a secret. With my fresh first-year perspective, I still meander around campus, jaw dropped in awe of both the physical and intellectual talents of my peers. From the soccer player who is a potter in her free time to the BBMB major who has a passion for singing, the students...

‘Art Outside the Box’ Features Artwork from Whitman Staff

‘Art Outside the Box’ Features Artwork from Whitman Staff

Annabelle Marcovici
March 30
Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, Photos

From March 25-30 during an event called "Art Outside the Box," the main floor of Penrose library featured 45 works of art by staff members at Whitman College. Types of art ranged from cross stitch to bouquets made of balloons. The show was organized by Whitman's Personnel Advisory Committee. [portfolio...

Students Celebrate Love on Valentines Day

Students Celebrate Love on Valentines Day

Annabelle Marcovici
March 5
Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, Photos

Photographer Annabelle Marcovici documents how Whitman students celebrated love on Valentines day this year. Among the students profiled, Marcovici profiles students from the Spring Break Service Trips who are selling Valentines Day cards to fundraise for their trips in March. [portfolio_slideshow]

2013-2014 Global Studies Symposium Features International Scholars to Discuss Global Phenomenon ‘Work’

2013-2014 Global Studies Symposium Features International Scholars to Discuss Global Phenomenon ‘Work’

Alyssa Goard
February 26
Filed under MEDIA, Photos

[portfolio_slideshow] This past Saturday, February 22, The 2014 Global Studies Symposium brought together international scholars to discuss "work" as a global phenomenon. Keynote Speakers included Professor Sudharshan Seneviratne from the University of Peradeniya, Dr. Francois Venter from t...

Suzi Q: Slam Poet

Suzi Q: Slam Poet

Nilce Alvarez
February 20
Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Videographer Nilce Alvarez takes a look into the performance of slam poet Suzi Q, who performed at Reid Coffeehouse on Saturday, Feb. 15.

InterNation Celebrates Cultural Stories From Around World

InterNation Celebrates Cultural Stories From Around World

Marra Clay
February 15
Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, Photo Essay, Photos

Last Saturday, Feb. 8, Beyond Borders Club (BBC) hosted the InterNation Celebration at the Young Ballroom in Reid Campus Center. It was a night of dance, music, traditional attire and cultural stories from around the world! [portfolio_slideshow]    

Students Participate in Peace March in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Students Participate in Peace March in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Marra Clay
January 26
Filed under MEDIA, Photos

[portfolio_slideshow] On January 20, 2014, a peace march and candlelight vigil was held in honor of the life and achievements of Martin Luther King, Jr. The vigil and short musical performances occurred at 1st Avenue and Main Street. The march finished with a reception at Reid Campus Center.

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