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New biology, chemistry professors help meet course demand, expand elective offerings

New biology, chemistry professors help meet course demand, expand elective offerings

Allison Bolgiano

April 19, 2012

The chemistry and biology departments have each added one new tenure track professor for the 2012-2013 academic year to diversify upper level offerings and to help meet the high demand for introductory courses. The addition of the new professors comes with changes in class sizes in the chemistr...

Admissions sees slight decline in applicant pool

Jon Ruffin

February 24, 2011

Whitman's pool of applicants for the Class of 2015 edged down by approximately three percent from last year. Although this number seems slight, it may have a noticeable affect on campus come next fall. Between 1,000 and 2,000 applications are submitted in the few days before Jan. 15 as prospectiv...

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