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Muslim Student Association finds strength in numbers
Mo Dow, Campus Life Reporter • December 2, 2021

As the fall semester comes to a close, members of the Muslim Student Association at Whitman are reflecting on the changes that the organization has gone through since the...

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Off-campus jobs, ableism and the work-life balance
Mo Dow, Campus Life Reporter • November 18, 2021

Although many low-income students are employed by the college in various departments through work study, jobs in the greater Walla Walla area often play an important role...

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How to feel less lonely
This town isn’t big enough for the two of us

This town isn’t big enough for the two of us

November 18, 2021

Reading for class, reading for joy

Reading for class, reading for joy

November 11, 2021

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Facing unresolved challenges the pandemic has left to us
Nana Kumagai, Columnist • December 2, 2021

We are approaching the end of this semester. As I look back at the past several months, I am amazed by how different they have been compared to the first in-person semester I had last spring. This semester...

Illustration by Eli Rodriguez.
On feeling out of place in the classroom
Nana Kumagai, Columnist • November 18, 2021

I still remember the first day when I arrived here at Whitman. As soon as I made it to campus, I walked into Cleveland to get something to eat after a long, stressful flight. I entered and looked around,...

Whitman's health services are in shambles and students are suffering
Hailey Livingston , Columnist • November 18, 2021

Last week, I made my way to the health center for the first time since returning to campus. I had to get a COVID-19 test, nothing serious, just a quick in and out visit. When I got there, there was a line...

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Whitman alters COVID protocol
Conor Bartol, Used car lot inflatable wavy noodle understudy • December 2, 2021

Following students’ return to campus after break, Whitman has announced several changes in COVID protocol. Following “recent federal guidelines...

Illustration by Lily Buller.
Apollo Del Belvedere renamed Apollo Del BelleDelphine as internet celebrity buys famous statue
Sammy Fitts, Selling bathwater at www.pleaseimdesperate.com • December 2, 2021

Nov. 22 2021 Actress and Youtuber Belle Delphine purchased the Apollo Del Belvedere from the Vatican Palace, a statue portraying the Greco-Roman...

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