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Adam Miller Selected as New Director of Admission

Maegan Nelson

March 31, 2013

Even as acceptance letters are going out for incoming students, the Office of Admission is undergoing a major transition in leadership. Claremont McKenna College alumnus Adam Miller was recently selected as the new director of admission to replace former director Kevin Dyerly after a nationwide search. "Adam...

Athletics recruiting: Not just jocks

Matt Manley

December 9, 2010

With varsity athletes comprising around 20 percent of the student body, bringing topflight scholar-athletes to campus is a definite priority, according to Athletic Director Dean Snider. Recruiting future Whitman athletes is by no means isolated to athletics, either. The process is a cooperative activity...

Influx of first-year players promise to spark Men’s basketball program

Influx of first-year players promise to spark Men's basketball program


November 10, 2009

The last time the Missionaries' men's basketball team finished with a winning record, it was 1998; Michael Jordan was still playing for the Bulls, Bill Clinton was fighting off impeachment and Barack Obama had just been elected to the Illinois State Senate. Needless to say, it has been a while. Howe...

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