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Living in the dorms during a pandemic

Photos by Annie Means

Rosa Woolsey, News Reporter

April 30, 2020

When the Memorial Building clock tower strikes noon, the once bustling flow of students to Cleveland Commons for the lunchtime rush has now subsided to just a handful. While the days grow warmer and longer as Walla Walla progresses into springtime, only a few individuals can be seen relaxing on Ankeny ...

Whitman Provides Housing, Community Ties Over Long Breaks

Whitman Provides Housing, Community Ties Over Long Breaks

Lorah Steichen

December 12, 2013

While most students are able to take advantage of school breaks as an opportunity to head home and unwind, a select number of Whitman College students remain on campus even while residence halls close. During winter and spring vacations, students who are not able to make other accommodations are housed in residence halls. In addition to intern...

Noises from the Community: Thanksgiving

Elena Aragon

December 1, 2011

What did you do over Thanksgiving Break that is far superior to anything your peers who went home got to do? "My RD bought us some dank pizza one night. Ate, like, eight slices. That was pretty intimate and cozy." : Male freshman "I became accustomed to actually being able to study all day, until...

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