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Whitman’s Chinese New Year Celebration Draws a Crowd

Whitman's Chinese New Year Celebration Draws a Crowd

Nidhi Jaltare, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2018

Arts and crafts, good food and plenty of red decorations occupied Cordiner Hall on Friday, Feb. 16 as Whitman celebrated the Chinese Lunar New Year. Also known as the Spring Festival or simply Chinese New Year, this traditional Chinese holiday celebrates the turning of the traditional lunisolar Ch...

Beyond Borders Club Hosts 5th Annual InterNation Celebration

Photo by Madaline Stevens

Lane Barton

February 25, 2016

The 5th Annual InterNation Celebration was held in Reid Ballroom on Feb. 20th.

Art Department Provides Printmaking for Dia de los Muertos Celebration

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Eric Anderson, Staff Writer

October 28, 2015

Last Sunday, Walla Walla residents were invited to the Gesa Power House Theatre to partake in the town’s third annual Día de los Muertos celebration. During this event various community members, including many Whitman students and faculty, arranged and set up many activities for visitors, such as...

Beyond Borders Club Hosts Third Annual InterNation Celebration

James Kennedy

February 6, 2014

When talking about Whitman College, it's hard to avoid the resounding stereotype that the school has little cultural diversity. However, sophomore Phuong Le, co-president of the Beyond Borders Club, is hoping to change that misconception with the third annual InterNation Celebration, which will be held...

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