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Class of 2020 athletes: Where are they now?

Illustration by Elie Flanagan.

Tucker Grinnan, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2020

The Class of 2020 student athletes graduated from Whitman with an uncertain future, but many have tried to make the best of a bad situation. Graduation was abrupt, confusing and sad for the senior student athletes. Many had their final seasons cut short, and all had their last months of in-person...

Writing theses as varsity athletes

Illustration by Hannah Paul

Ryder Brookes, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2020

Senior year at Whitman is both a celebratory and stressful time for students, especially as they go through crafting theses and preparing for major exams. As a senior capstone project, the thesis is a time-consuming undertaking, especially for varsity athletes who don’t have a lot of free time in...

Swim team says farewell to seniors

Tate Cadang, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2020

On Saturday, Feb. 1, the atmosphere at Harvey Pool at the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center was bittersweet as the class of 2020 competed in their last home meet for Whitman College. Head coach Jenn Blomme of the men’s and women’s swim teams recounted her time with her current seniors.  “I am s...

Admissions Office Aiming for Larger Class of 2020

North Bennett

May 5, 2016

The Office of Admissions is aiming for a larger Class of 2020 to account for an unexpectedly small class the previous year.

Tour Guides Give Prospective Students First Glimpse of Campus

Photo by Tywen Kelly

North Bennett

April 14, 2016

The presence of tour guides ramps up this month as they show off campus to potential members of the Class of 2020.

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