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Style Spotlight: Maeve Sloan

Style Spotlight: Maeve Sloan

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016
Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight

Lipstick, platform boots, bangs and a noticeable lack of colored clothing are a big part of Maeve's eclectic, region-inspired style.

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Style Spotlight: Catherine Fisher

Style Spotlight: Catherine Fisher

Allison Hall, Staff Writer
April 7, 2016
Filed under A&E

There is a commonly held notion that style is an expression of one’s personality—however, sophomore Catherine Fisher's style is an expression of exactly the opposite.

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Style Spotlight: Shannon Zander

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer
March 10, 2016
Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight

Zander has become well known as "the one who always wears heels on 8 AM classes at Mondays."

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Style Spotlight: Arthur Shemitz

Style Spotlight: Arthur Shemitz

Emma Cooper and Emma Casley
February 4, 2016
Filed under A&E, FEATURE, Front Page Slideshow, MEDIA, VIDEOS

Junior Arthur Shemitz, Vice President of Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) and Chair of Student Affairs, sets a precedent not only in leadership on campus but also with his style. Style can be personalized through a variety of trends, like color-blocking or graphic prints, but Shemitz...

Oh yeah, I forgot, the yearbook

Matt Raymond
April 25, 2013
Filed under Humor

After the Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) narrowly voted against decommissioning Waiilatpu, the college's yearbook, various students across campus reported that, oh yeah, guess we have a yearbook at Whitman again. Although Waiilatpu will receive much less funding than its supporters...

Style spotlight: Lily Gibbs ’15

cade beck
December 6, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: sophomore Lily Gibbs. "The scarf is … one of many that I have, but this is probably my favorite. I like how it can go with a lot of different outfits because it ha...

Style Spotlight: Lyra Dalton ’14

Caitlin Bergman
November 29, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: junior Lyra Dalton. Style Soundbite: "Scarves are my closet staple. I own about 14! I love them in every way, shape and form because they a...

Style Spotlight: Favorite Footwear Edition

cade beck
November 8, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's Style Spotlight: Students show off their shoes. Sophomore Annie Szeliski: "I love my Birkenstocks. I wear them all the time; they're so comfy … You can tell who is a true Birkenstock wearer by how black the insides are … I'm not to f...

Style Spotlight: Richael Best ’13

Becca Mellema
October 31, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: senior Richael Best. Style Soundbites: "These earrings were my mom's––they're, like, vintage seventies. I borrowed them once, and...

Style spotlight: Natalie Shaw ’15

cade beck
October 25, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: sophomore Natalie Shaw. Style Soundbites: "The yellow cardigan ... I got it when I was in Berkeley with my mom and my aunt. We were at som...

Style spotlight: Luc Charbonneau ’15

cade beck
October 17, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: sophomore Luc Charbonneau. "When I was in high school I played football all four years, and our football team had a thing where everybody wore Air Jordans. We used to wear them, like, during school, and then on Fridays we'd...

Style spotlight: Sofia Dawson ’16

Style spotlight: Sofia Dawson ’16

Halley McCormick
October 11, 2012
Filed under A&E

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's style spotlight: first-year Sofia Dawson. Style Soundbites: "I think every single thing that I got is from a different place … I pretty much just bou...

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