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FACE hosts the 5th annual Breaking Ground Monologues

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter
March 9
Filed under A&E

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 powerful impression on all who attended. The passionate performances helped audience members experience and relate to the powerful...

Self love comes first

Rina Cakrani, Columnist
October 27
Filed under OPINION

 Why is it so hard to love ourselves? One of the things that surprised and concerned me the most during the Gender & Sexuality Workshop was when more than half of people in Jewett (the biggest residence hall at Whitman) admitted to having had or still having an eating disorder. This makes me think of ...

Talking about Guns

Talking about Guns

Hannah Bartman, Feature Editor
October 28
Filed under FEATURE, Front Page Slideshow

Growing up in a suburb on the outskirts of LA County did not give me extensive immersion into the world of guns. My parent’s interest in the Quaker society and Zen meditation probably didn’t help much either. With this in mind, it’s easy to understand my surprise when, in my first-year at Whitm...

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