Whitman Wire

Four Day isn’t the break we deserve

Dana Walden, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2020

 I am — quite literally — the only person I know who did not have an exam, paper or project due at the end of Four Day. Even then, I was still working my ass off; like many students, I have several jobs and a large amount of regular schoolwork. Four Day was supposed to be an opportunity for me to ...

Prentiss Introduces Penetration Themed Study Breaks

Megumi Rierson, staff writer

April 21, 2016

As Whitman College begrudgingly catches up with the twenty-first century by removing such highly visible vestiges of colonialism as the mascot and the name of this newspaper, efforts have been directed towards rehabilitating the image of Prentiss Hall. For years now, the all-women’s dormitory has bee...

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