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Record Bike Thefts Plague Campus

Record Bike Thefts Plague Campus

Mikaela Slade, News Writer September 24, 2015
The first four weeks of school have seen a record-number of bike thefts on campus, according to Whitman Campus Security. Security Officers and the Walla Walla Police Department have received reports of bikes being stolen from all over campus, ranging everywhere from North Hall to Anderson Hall, as well as at off-campus houses.

Caution Urged in Light of Recent Bike Thefts

Dylan Tull October 31, 2013

There have been five bike thefts reported on the Whitman campus in the past week, a large enough number to warrant a timely warning from Dean of Students Chuck Cleveland and the Whitman Security Office. According...

Riding in Style

Karah Kemmerly October 10, 2013

This week, The Pioneer met with three students who completed long-distance bike rides from their hometowns to Whitman at the start of this academic year. We also talked with a few members of the Whitman...

Illustration by Marlee Raible

Sustainable Walla Walla Prepares for Fourth Annual Green Travel Competition

Maegan Nelson April 25, 2013

You might see a few more bikes next time you walk downtown.  In honor of Earth Week, community organization Sustainable Walla Walla is gearing up for its fourth annual Green Travel Competition...

Industrial Composting Club Develops New Compost Pick-up Program

Daniel Kim April 18, 2013

If you see first-year Linnaea Weld on a bike, you might want to gather your food scraps. Weld and other members of the Industrial Composting Club have started a new bicycle composting pick-up program...

Whitman Colleges Debt to China Spirals Out of Control

Whitman College’s Debt to China Spirals Out of Control

Zach Gordy October 31, 2012

Whitman's Yellow Bike Program, maybe the most used program on campus, is at risk for shutting the school down. This program, in which students check out yellow spray-painted bikes as easily as they...

Credit: Charlie Li

Bike share program works through challenges, towards completion

Dylan Tull September 22, 2011

Current sophomores and Bike Share interns Andrew Patel and Sara Kleinkopf hope to make Whitman more accessible and make bicycling more convenient for both on- and off-campus students by completing a bike...

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