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Lakum Duckum gets a new fountain

Lakum Duckum gets a new fountain

Michelle Foster, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under A&E, Front Page Slideshow, VIDEOS

The new fountain in Lakum Duckum may have a bigger impact on Whitman students than one may think. Apart from being visually pleasing, it also has ecological, aesthetic and health benefits. These include controlling the growth of algae and providing students with a relaxing atmosphere. The fountain...

Memorial Has Sprung a Leak

May 5, 2016


Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Voices of the Community // Spring 2016 Issue 2

Tyler Warren, Videographer

February 5, 2016


Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS, Voices of the Community

Videographer Tyler Warren polls the community with the question: "Which whitman staff, faculty, or administrator would you like to have lunch with?"

Style Spotlight: Arthur Shemitz

Style Spotlight: Arthur Shemitz

Emma Cooper and Emma Casley

February 4, 2016


Filed under A&E, FEATURE, Front Page Slideshow, MEDIA, VIDEOS

Junior Arthur Shemitz, Vice President of Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) and Chair of Student Affairs, sets a precedent not only in leadership on campus but also with his style. Style can be personalized through a variety of trends, like color-blocking or graphic prints, but Shemitz...

Style Spotlight with Arthur Shemitz

Style Spotlight with Arthur Shemitz

Emma Casley, Videographer

February 4, 2016


Filed under A&E, Front Page Slideshow, MEDIA, VIDEOS

Videographer Emma Casley brings us this week's Style Spotlight featuring Arthur Shemitz, a Whitman College junior.

Marge Jesse – The Post Office Supervisor

Emma Casley and Hannah Poukish

November 13, 2015


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, MEDIA, VIDEOS

Marge Jesse has been working in the Whitman post office for the past 18 years. This year she has decided to retire to spend more time with her daughter and two grandchildren in Spokane. Videographers Emma Casley and Hannah Poukish have put together this video as an opportunity for Marge to say a proper ...

Day of the Dead Festival

Hannah Poukish and Tyler Warren

October 28, 2015


Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Videographers Hannah Poukish, Tyler Warren, and reporter Eric Anderson explore the recent Dia de los Muertos Festival in Walla Walla, WA and investigate the relationship of Whitman College to the greater Walla Walla community.

KWCW Show of the Week

Hannah Poukish

September 30, 2015


Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, VIDEOS

Did you know that the Pioneer has a weekly podcast: The Pio Hour? Videographer Hannah Poukish interviews Andrew Schwartz and Anna Middleton, two of the show's four hosts. To listen to the Pio Hour live, tune in to KWCW 90.5 FM Mondays at 10 a.m., or visit The Pio Hour Podcast.  ...

The Mainline: A Whitman Pioneer Mini-Doc

Halley McCormick

February 20, 2015


Filed under MEDIA, Media Highlight, VIDEOS

The Mainline bus passes Whitman College over twenty-five times each weekday as it travels down Isaacs Avenue. Videographer John Lee brings us an investigation into what happens on the Mainline. This is a part of the Whitman Pioneer Mini-Doc video series. ...

Off the Record

Marra Clay

November 6, 2014


Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Off the Record, a Whitman band featuring Jonas Myers (2013) and Maya Abramson (2015), has been becoming popular on campus this year. Videographer Emma Casley works with writer Daniel Kim to interview the duo to learn more about their music styles and the group's aspirations.   *This a...

Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery

Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery

Halley McCormick

October 16, 2014


Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight, MEDIA, VIDEOS

During the week of October 6, artist John Powers set up a temporary studio in Reid Campus Center's Stevens Gallery where he constructed a futuristic art piece out of foam rods. Videographer Tywen Kelly brings us a look into the artist's work, mind, and process. ...

Gumboot at Whitman

Denali Elliot

April 29, 2014


Filed under MEDIA, VIDEOS

Videographer Denali Elliott takes a look at Gumboot at Whitman, check out the accompanying article in the A&E section.

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