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Tall Heights Musical Duo Shares Original Song

Tall Heights Musical Duo Shares Original Song
February 10, 2013

In just two and a half years, Tim Harrington and Paul Wright have transitioned from playing for spare coins to headlining shows and winning praise from the folk music scene for their album and EP....

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy

Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Legacy
January 22, 2013

The annual candlelit peace march down Main Street to commemorate the life and message of Martin Luther King, Jr., drew about fifty Whitman and Walla Walla community members this year on Monday, Jan. 21....

Sybarite5 play at the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival

Sybarite5 play at the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival
January 21, 2013

Sybarite5, a critically acclaimed strings quintet played at the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival this past weekend. The group regularly plays an eclectic mix of music consisting of different genres,...

Mr. Whitman Brings Big Laughs and Big Money, Friday

November 11, 2012

Kappa Kappa Gamma's annual fundraiser "Mr. Whitman" raised over $36,000 this year for Semilla Nueva, a non-profit helping rural Guatemalan farmers.  Photography Editor Marie von Hafften takes us straight...

“Noises Off” Q&A with Cast and Crew

October 25, 2012

Directed by theatre professor Nancy Simon, "Noises Off" ran Oct. 18-21.  After the performance on the 18th, audience members had the chance to interview actors and crew during the first of the season's...

Chorale and Chamber Singers Alumni Concert

Chorale and Chamber Singers Alumni Concert
October 4, 2012

On Friday, Sept. 28, of Alumni Weekend, current chorale and chamber singers performed a lunchtime set for the campus visitors, including "MLK" by U2 and arranged by the King's Singers, "Lullaby" by Edward...

Rock Climbing with the OP

September 27, 2012

While many Whitties spent Sunday, Sept. 16 on campus, the Whitman Outdoor Program took a student-led day trip to Spring Mountain. Pioneer photographer/videographer Halley McCormick brings us along,...

“Music Is” – Sounds and Philosophies of Musicians Across Campus

September 20, 2012

Pioneer photographer/videographer Becca Mellema takes us to the people behind the instruments. Jonas Myers, David Fleming, Elijah Smith, and Katherine Lee are featured, including clips of three original...

Highlights from Equality is Tres Sexy

Highlights from Equality is Tres Sexy
April 14, 2012

Highlights from the third annual installment of Equality is Sexy on Friday, April 13. The event featured an open-mic of equality-themed poetry and music, plus a featured performance by poet and activist...

Hillel-Shalom marks beginning of Passover

April 12, 2012

On Saturday, April 7, Hillel-Shalom hosted a Passover Seder at the Baker Faculty Center.

Highlights from InterNation Celebration

Highlights from InterNation Celebration
March 31, 2012

Whitman's Beyond Borders Club held its first InterNation Celebration on Friday, March 30, featuring dances, songs and stories from a variety of cultures. Proceeds went to the International Students Fund...

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