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What’s in a Mission Statement?

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After months of institutional soul-searching, Whitman will present a new mission statement to the Board of Trustees next week.
February 1, 2018

On January 16, after months of feedback, meetings and revisions, President Kathy Murray presented the Whitman community with the final draft of the college’s new mission statement to be discussed by...

Draft for New Mission Statement Revised

Differences between the Sept. 22 and updated Nov. 28 mission statement drafts shared by President Murray.
November 29, 2017

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, President Kathleen Murray sent an updated draft of the college’s proposed mission statement to student listservs. According to the email, the newest draft is based on “extensive...

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