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“SPACING” Melds Movement with Meaning

“SPACING” Melds Movement with Meaning

Emma Chung, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

This year, “SPACING,” the Whitman Dance department's fall dance performance, wove elements of music, voice and language through abstract movement. The performance,...

KWCW Spotlight: The Witching Hour

KWCW Spotlight: The Witching Hour

Varinia Balkins, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

Walla Walla’s one-and-only Harry Potter themed radio show airs right from Whitman’s very own KWCW radio. Sundays, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., seniors Megan Gleason and J...

Wire Watch: November 16-December 7

November 16, 2017

Cataldo: Thursday, Nov. 16 in the Reid Coffeehouse Cataldo, an indie-rock band from Seattle, will gi...

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Rising Stars: Tim Howell and Casey Poe Prepare for Another Season on the Court

Ridley Eastland-Fruit, Web Editor

November 16, 2017No Comments

Whitman basketball preseason All-Americans Tim Howell and Casey Poe, of the men’s and women’s teams respectively, sat down with The Wire to talk about their upcoming s...

Athletes Abroad: Whitman Makes its Mark on Professional Sports Worldwide

Athletes Abroad: Whitman Makes its Mark on Professional Sports Worldwide

November 16, 2017

On Air: A Discussion with NPR Sports Correspondent Tom Goldman

On Air: A Discussion with NPR Sports Correspondent Tom Goldman

November 16, 2017

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e-knowledge

e-knowledge

Sophia Strabo, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

Books are inseparable from a liberal arts campus. It is hard to envision Whitman without them: students leafing through stacks in the library; a folded paperback copy of “The...

D.I.Y. Porn

D.I.Y. Porn

November 9, 2017

Whitman Sustainability

Whitman Sustainability

October 31, 2017

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Op-Ed: Why Whitman College Isn’t Creating a “Free Speech Code”

Melissa Clearfield, Chair of the Faculty and Professor of Psychology, Josh Jensen, Vice President for Enrollment and Communications, Kazi Joshua, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion, Daren Mooko, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, and Alzada J. Tipton, Provost and Dean of the Faculty

November 16, 2017

Whether it’s in the Whitman Wire or the Washington Post, the issue of free speech on college campuses seems to be everywhere. Over the past year, many of our peer institutions have faced controversy brough...

Affirming White Women

Affirming White Women

November 16, 2017

There are certain myths and misconceptions surrounding the question of affirmative action and who benefits from it, and many narratives have been built based on how the beneficiaries supposedly do...

Op-Ed: Why Did Legislation to get the Diversity and Inclusion Director a Vote Fail?

November 16, 2017

At ASWC Senate this weekend we considered a piece of legislation that would see the newly created position of Diversity and Inclusion Director become a position elected by the entire student body. This...

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Whitman news since 1896
Whitman news since 1896