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Jumping in Leaf Piles: Whimsical Fall Activity or Something More Sinister?

Maude Lustig, Eternal Being of Light

November 25, 2018


Filed under Humor

Raking leaves: we all hate it. Yet this eons old chore has always offered a light at the end of the dark, dark tunnel: Jumping in The Freaking Leaf Pile. The most fun-loving amongst us might even toss some leaves up in the air, and let them rain down on their heads. Yet, could this beloved activity be ...

Haze of the Corn Maze Dayz Craze

Melina Hughes

October 17, 2013


Filed under Humor

What started out as a fun-filled evening quickly turned to tragedy when a group of eager young first-year students attended their first ever haunted corn maze here in the idyllic town of Walla Walla. On a crisp fall evening, a small group of Andersonians, having heard the rumors of the great excitement th...

Mr. Autumn Pageant

Melina Hughes

October 10, 2013


Filed under Humor

Ladies and Gentlemen, it is that time of year again, the time we've all been waiting for: fall. And with the arrival of this glorious season came the 12th annual Mr. Autumn Pageant. This year's four contestants, Scott Flannelman, Adam Sweaterson, Jacob Thermalsocks and Samuel "Grizzly" Bootson, competed...

Fall’s Worst Fusion Foods

Elena Aragon

October 10, 2013


Filed under Humor

Pumpkin and Blue Cheese –– Pumpkin added to good ole blue cheese brings polar opposites together in one scrumptious taste. Allspice Cheese Cake –– Looking for something sweet? Well this isn't for you. This dessert is the perfect combination of super spicy and no flavor. Eggnog with Acorns ––...

Issue 1: Voices of the Community

Skye Vander Laan

September 7, 2013


Filed under OPINION

What is your favorite Whitman College / Walla Walla Fall event?  Videographer Skye Vander Laan polls the community on what they are looking forward to this fall.

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