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Gut Grub Food Truck Lot: An Eatery for Whitman Students

Annie Means

January 15, 2020

Located right across from the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center, the Gut Grub Food Truck offers a close and convenient spot to eat off-campus. The lot rotates food trucks with the seasons and boasts a string light lit outdoor seating area.

Yeehaw Aloha

Annie Means, Videographer

December 19, 2019

Run by Laurel Delong and her husband Gabriel, Yeehaw Aloha is one of the most eccentric and loved thrift stores in Walla Walla. Whitman students and community members alike frequent the shop, but many people don't know that the money they spend at Yeehaw Aloha goes back into supporting the Youth of Walla...

Walla Walla Climate Strike

Annie Means, Videographer

September 29, 2019

Huichica Fest

Sam Cleary, Videographer

September 29, 2019

On Sept. 14 and 15, the Huichica Music Festival hosted its micro-festival in Walla Walla, Washington. Located on Stella’s Homestead, headliners included Yo La Tengo, Moon Duo and the Fruit Bats. “One of the goals of the festival,” said History Professor John Cotts, “was to blur th...

Campus Crit 2019

April 16, 2019

Holiday Parade 2018

Sam Cleary

January 2, 2019

Radiation in Walla Walla

Sam Cleary

December 30, 2018

Walla Walla was greatly impacted by radiation from the Hanford Plant during the Cold War. However, are those effects still being felt today? Sam Cleary explores this in this short video documentary.

Expressions through Movement – Photo Essay

Photo by Natalie Mutter

Natalie Mutter, Photography Editor

December 5, 2017

The practice of dance presents itself in a multitude of forms of expression. Delving into the root of this expression requires an exploration of movement initiation and generation. The dance practice of “authentic movement” invites the mover into a generative space through an intense awareness ...

What Whitman parents do to embarrass their kids

October 25, 2017

What do parents do best? Whitman families reveal how they succeed in embarrassing their students. A video poll by North Bennett.

Revamping the Past: Vinyl Resurgence

Photo by North Bennett

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2017

Whether it’s the result of nostalgia or a search for high quality music, vinyl is trending again; Whitties are revamping the past. Atop sophomore Kate Swisher’s desk lies all of the things that make her happy: books, chocolate, tea and an electric turntable spinning her favorite vinyl, “Nashville...

Sheehan Hosts Senior Thesis Art Exhibition

Michelle Foster, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

A diverse and striking spread of artwork now inhabits the Sheehan Gallery and the Fouts Center for Visual Arts exhibition space. These pieces are the works of class of 2017 art majors, who went through an extensive artistic process that culminated in the 2017 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition. The show op...

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