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Whitman Admissions to Accept Vinyl Collections in Lieu of SAT Scores

Trevor Lewis, Staff Writer October 5, 2016

As soon as he started looking at colleges, Tanner Ackerman knew Whitman was for him. However, after ironically quaffing one too many mang-o-ritas from a mason jar the night before, Tanner found that standardized...

Spring Break Movies Leave Plenty of Time for the Instant Queue

Spring Break Movies Leave Plenty of Time for the Instant Queue

Nathan Fisher March 7, 2013

This week, my marching orders from the A&E chief were to check out the movies premiering during spring break and see if any of them were a "must-see." A great task because there's nothing I like...

Gap semester travelers bring fresh perspective to campus

Molly Emmett February 2, 2012

For many first-year students, last semester was highlighted by discussions about Odysseus and IM football, but a handful of first-years spent it traveling to exotic destinations and learning in alternative...

Prospective student Eli Obtsfeld and his mother Leslie with admissions officer Alana Kaholokula in Penrose.  Photo Credit: Ethan Parrish

Fall Visitors’ Day to bring 150 prospective students to campus

Joe Volpert October 7, 2010

Whitman College will welcome over 150 prospective students to campus for Fall Visitors' Day this Friday, Oct. 8. Throughout the day, Whitman will have information sessions and talks to introduce the...

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