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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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The importance of local(ish) elections
Scout Hutchinson, Columnist • November 25, 2020

Due to one of the longest presidential and congressional elections that we have had in U.S. history — and arguably one of the most important — there have been massive amounts of news coverage about...

Op-Ed: To fight against COVID-19, vitamin D sufficiency must be prioritized
Claire Maurer, Senior • November 25, 2020

Vitamin D deficiency can lead to poor health outcomes. The deficiency has been associated with a large number of disorders such as metabolic syndrome and cancers, as well as autoimmune, psychiatric and...

Illustration by Anika Vucicevic.
It's okay to procrastinate
Victoria Helmer, Columnist • November 25, 2020

Ernest Hemingway is believed to have said, “There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” Gene Fowler, a procrastinator, once asserted, “Writing is easy. All you...

Op-Ed: Please, at least pretend to care
Tate Kautzky, Senior • November 25, 2020

This Op-Ed was originally written Oct. 27. Imagine yourself faced with one of the hardest decisions you have ever been asked to make. Maybe it's moving out of state, or even out of the country? Deciding...

The ABC's of universal basic income
Scout Hutchinson, Columnist • November 19, 2020

Due to mass shutdowns, work from home protocols and an overall decline in our economy, the COVID-19 pandemic has encouraged legislators on both sides of the aisle to understand that government assistance...

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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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