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Borders as Method Immigration Action Proposal Receives Partial Funding

Borders as Method Immigration Action Proposal Receives Partial Funding

Andrew Schwartz, News Editor

March 9, 2017

The Borders as Method (BAM) proposal for the Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) savings fund money had two components. The first concerned student internships and community based-workshops. The second concerned a legal defense fund for community members. BAM’s request for workshop fundin...

Live Blog: Issue 9

November 2, 2016

I know I say this every week, but wowowow I can't believe it's Issue 9 already. This week is our election issue, so each section has at least one election-themed article. We also endorsed a presidential candidate and a few local candidates!! Pick up a copy or check online tomorrow to see the big decisions. 5:29...

Issue 11 Live Blog

April 20, 2016

Spirits are high after the ASWC by-law amendment was passed on Sunday, giving us (the writers of "formerly known as the Pioneer") full jurisdiction over changing our name! Now the real fun begins: coming up with new names! We were visited by a source of inspiration today, "The Collegian," Walla Walla...

Voices of the Community // Issue 10

April 14, 2016

Photographer Anna Dawson polls the community with the question, "What does God look like?"

Issue 9 Live Blog

April 6, 2016

The sun is shining and we are spending hours upon hours in the production office, getting a little giddy breaking news. Marra and Sarah have gone down stairs to the Hosokawa Journalism awards dinner and Anthony arrived, so things have gotten even more out of control than unusual. 5:30 Jess finds Samuel...

KWCW Show of the Week: MTC Late Night Radio

KWCW Show of the Week: MTC Late Night Radio

Allison Hall, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016

Sophomores Tristan Cates, Matt Hill and Courtland Osborn are three best friends whose radio show has a special twist: they all produce their own electronic music. The show airs from 12-2 A.M. on Monday nights.

Loneliness

Peggy Li, Columnist

February 18, 2016

Because if you’re single and feeling torn up inside because of an overwhelming loneliness, you should reflect on yourself.

Eighth Annual Global Studies Symposium

Eighth Annual Global Studies Symposium

February 11, 2016

Students and faculty packed themselves into Olin 130 to hear the Global Study Symposium speeches regarding Human Zoos: Photography, Race, and Empire, on February 5th. The symposium featured speeches from guest-speakers Pascal Blanchard, Dominic Thomas, and Stephen Sheehi. Whitman professors and students a...

Pio Picks: Week of Jan. 28

January 28, 2016

Each Thursday, The Pioneer highlights several events happening on campus or in Walla Walla during the weekend. Here are this week’s picks. Slam Poet Ebony Stewart performs, Saturday, Jan. 30, 7:00 p.m., Reid Coffeehouse. Space Princess dance performance by Walla Walla Dance Company, Saturday,...

Pio Picks: Week of Dec. 10

December 10, 2015

Each Thursday, The Pioneer highlights several events happening on campus or in Walla Walla during the weekend. Here are this week's picks. The Festival of Mini Trees benefitting local charities, ongoing through Dec. 19 at the Marcus Whitman Hotel, 6 W Rose St. Performance of "The Holy Mother of Hadley New York," ...

KWCW Show of the Week: Smooth Sundays

Megan Hearst

December 10, 2015

For Junior Olivia Barry, Sunday means waking up bright and early. She does have some help, though, in the form of gentle songs to wake her up. Her show "Smooth Sundays" is molded greatly by its 8:00a.m. to 10:00a.m. time slot. Barry plays a relaxing mix of oldies, soul, indie and folk all united...

Hindsight 11.18.15

November 19, 2015

Hindsight 11.19.15 Nov. 12 - Beruit bombings Beruit, Lebanon was the site of a pair of suicide bombings that took the lives of 43 people and injured approximately 240 more. The attack was claimed by extremist group ISIS, who targeted Shiite Muslims in the area. The pair of explosions occurred at ...

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