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The Common Read Project: Sociological framing of “How to Be an Antiracist”

Grace Fassio, Staff Reporter October 15, 2020

The first session of the Common Read Project that discussed Ibram X. Kendi’s “How to Be an Antiracist” occurred on Oct. 8. It was intended to help facilitate campus-wide conversations about the academic...

Psychology department expands scope of class offerings

Grace Fassio, Staff Reporter September 17, 2020

The Psychology Department has added two new classes this fall: Introduction to Black Psychology and Health and Wellness. This was done to further diversify their curriculum. Both classes are taught by...

Reflections on Charlottesville

Reflections on Charlottesville

Maggie Chang, News Writer September 5, 2017

On August 31, Whitman students, faculty and staff gathered in Reid Coffeehouse to mull over reactions to the white supremacist rally held in Charlottesville, Va. Daren Mooko, Whitman’s newly appointed...

Whitman Faculty, Staff Members Receive Recognition

Josephine Adamski March 6, 2014

Whitman professors, faculty and staff are often honored for their hard work throughout the year. Usually their accomplishments are known to their colleagues and students, but they may not be acknowledged...

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