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Sheehan challenges Orientalism with Scenes and Types

Sheehan challenges Orientalism with “Scenes and Types”

Eric Anderson, Staff Writer February 11, 2016

Whitman sophomore William Monico had not attended any of the previous exhibitions in Olin Hall's Sheehan Gallery, but what he saw last Friday, at the reception for the Gallery's new "Scenes and Types"...

My first day of calligraphy class!

A Typical Day in Shanghai

Rachel Palfini March 10, 2014

7:30 am: Wake up and review for daily Chinese quiz (~30 new characters) 8:30 am: Eat breakfast with host mom or dad 9:10 am: Leave for school 9:20 am: Catch bus to school or walk to metro if bus...

Whitman in China program celebrates 30-year anniversary

Evan Taylor September 27, 2012

Alumni of the Whitman in China program gather this weekend, Sep. 28––30, to celebrate the program's 30-year anniversary. Since its creation in 1982, the program has been sending Whitman graduates...

Museum in Use: The Davis Collection of Asian Art finds home, benefits students

Kate Robinette March 3, 2011

When Whitman students learn about the history of Japanese sculpture, or enroll in a tea ceremony course, they don't just look at pictures in a book or trek to the library. They use genuine historical artifacts,...

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