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Whitman Wire

Vol. CLIV, Issue 10
Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman Events Board Shapes Student Programming

Georgia Lyon March 10, 2016
Whitman Events Board (WEB) is the student-run group in charge of programming on campus.

Down North Brings the Funk to Coffeehouse

Vincent Warne February 1, 2014
Seattle-based foursome Down North brought their unique brand of funky, rocking soul music to Coffeehouse this past Friday, Jan. 31.
Origami workshop attendees well-supplied

Origami workshop attendees well-supplied

Faith Bernstein April 10, 2013
Last Thursday, April 4, Whitman Events Board Creative Arts organized an origami paper folding workshop in Reid Coffeehouse. While the event was met with low attendance, those who came were supplied with plain color and patterned paper and large instruction sheets for a wide variety of designs including boxes, birds, and balloons. Students were able to take their creations home with them. Pioneer photographer Faith Bernstein brings us photos.
Credit: Allie Felt

Which Bear blends diverse instruments, crafts exotic ‘gypsy jazz’ flavor

Alex Hagen February 16, 2012
Which Bear, a baroque folk band comprised of eight Whitman students, burst onto the local music scene on Friday, Feb. 3 with a buzzed-about Coffeehouse show in the Reid basement.

Whittie father-son duo forms heart of Seattle jazz band

Alex Hagen December 1, 2011
If you've attended a Coffeehouse concert at Reid at some point over the past few years, chances are you've heard the music of Ranger and the Re-Arrangers, a band founded by violinist Ranger Sciacca '09 and his father Michael on rhythm guitar.

Whitman rockers Plateau build success on the road

caitlinhardee September 8, 2011
The Pioneer chats with Whitman rockers Plateau as they head to their biggest concert yet. The band spent the summer touring the West Coast, opening for The Posies, and writing new music.

Student band Plateau realeases new CD, plans summer tour

C.J. Wisler February 10, 2011

Expect many changes for student band and Coffeehouse regular Plateau. The band released their second album and will tour the West Coast this summer. Plateau, whose musical style bass player and junior...

Ranger and the Re-Arrangers

McCaulay Singer-Milnes October 21, 2010
Ranger and the Re-Arrangers and musical guests, seniors Monica Finney and Molly Knell, will perform at Coffeehouse on Oct. 22 at 9 p.m.

Pio Picks

C.J. Wisler September 16, 2010
Selected Whitman College events between Sept. 16 and Sept. 23.
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