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Whitman community shares coming out stories at virtual Break the Closet Week

Photo contributed by Aziz Sahbazovic.
November 25, 2020

Celebrating coming out has gone virtual with Whitman College’s first ever Breaking the Closet Week. The week was organized by the Intercultural Center and featured two panels featuring LGBTQ+ students,...

Art Projects Explore Queer Experiences

Artwork featured in Collen Boken's '19 exhibition
April 19, 2018

This year’s David Nord Award, an annual prize given to students for projects addressing problems that queer communities face, went to junior Colleen Boken and alumna Anna Zheng. Each chose a creative...

A Talk with Artist Paul Valadez

Paul Valadez. Photo by Natalie Mutter
“Selections from The Great Mexican-American Songbook” by Paul Valadez
September 16, 2017

"Selections from the Great Mexican-American Songbook" by Paul Valadez graced the walls of the Stevens Gallery from July 17 to September 16. The exhibit consisted of a series of collages printed on...

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