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Whitman Wonderland: Students learn, grow over winter break

Alissa Antilla, Feature Writer

January 26, 2017

Over winter break Whitman activity is at a standstill, the campus eerily empty and waiting to reconvene with the Whitties that inhabit it. Starting in early January, students start trickling back in and restore some energy to the usually active campus. A few main events that occur in the interim between ...

Struggles in STEM

Infographic by Peter Eberle.

Georgia Lyon and Contributed reporting by Marra Clay

October 27, 2016

Whitman grapples with underrepresentation in sciences, math

Two New Printers Added to Olin Hall

Photo by Tywen Kelly

North Bennett, News Writer

February 11, 2016

Olin Hall has two new printers, located in the second floor student lounge and Olin East's first flour lounge.

Penrose, ARC, SEC, COWS open new Learning Commons

Marisa Ikert assists a student. Photo by Nikki Antenucci.

Annie Roge

October 16, 2014

This fall Penrose Library announced the grand opening of The Learning Commons at Penrose –– a collaboration between the library, Academic Resource Center (ARC), Centers for Writing (COWS) and the Student Engagement Center (SEC) that is focused on bringing more academic help to students when and where...

Jaipur traffic: ‘No problem’

A cow on a street in Jaipur

Shelly Le

September 4, 2012

Namaste from Jaipur! It's been a little over a week since I've arrived in India but I couldn't possibly sum up my experience in one blog post. Jaipur architecture is breathtaking, traffic is chaotic, the food is delicious, and Indian mornings feel like a fantasy in comparison to the hot and humid...

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