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Combine Art Collective creates a space for art to flourish
Imagining racial solidarity in ‘Blackness or Indigeneity?’ Yes Please!’
Stevens Gallery continues to inspire artistic community

Stevens Gallery continues to inspire artistic community

November 19, 2020

Although many art galleries remain inaccessible during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Stevens Gallery at...

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Outdoor Program outlines new five-year strategy
Student-athletes plan return to campus in three waves

Student-athletes plan return to campus in three waves

November 19, 2020

Whitman swimming completes annual ‘Hour of Power’ in remote format

November 19, 2020

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Striving for equality: Female alumni speak up about their careers

Striving for equality: Female alumni speak up about their careers

November 25, 2020

Live from election night: Reactions from Whitman students

November 12, 2020

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Op-Ed: How did we end up with an old white man for president again?
Jasmine Razeghi, Junior • January 1, 2021

It is the Democratic Primaries and the most diverse line up of potential nominees stand before the American people. They give hope to America as many wonder, “will we finally get a President that is...

Op-Ed: Refreshing whitman.edu
Adeline Rother, Senior Adjunct Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies, General Studies, and Rhetoric, Writing and Public Discourse  • December 6, 2020

Whitman’s website bears the message, “A Place Like No Other.” However, the images on the website make it look exactly like a place like any other. With enrollments falling and the budget facing an...

Op-Ed: Is media coverage of police brutality useful?
Amanda Fournier, Sophomore • December 4, 2020

Following the shocking and disheartening death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020, I have seen a resurgence of news coverage on black men and women killed in America by police officers. Breonna Taylor —...

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Illustration by Hayden Cooper.
White House in turmoil over Robert Biden II and Barron Trump's relationship
Rachel Husband, Hungry for some snackies • November 25, 2020

Robert Biden II (14), grandson of Joe Biden, and Barron Trump (14), son of Donald Trump, have shocked the media recently by uploading photos...

Illustration by Elie Flanagan.
Things to be thankful for
Conor Bartol, Space Cowboy • November 25, 2020

Now is a time for us to give thanks, no matter how hard this year has been. So, here are some of the things I’m thankful for today. Backpacks...

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