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Non-PNW Residents, here’s your guide to rain

Ben Kearney, It’s raining from your tears September 30, 2021

Okay you newbies, listen up. Obviously if you’re new to the beautiful Pacific Northwest, then you know it gets wet and no I don’t mean from sex. Yes, it does rain a lot here. But don’t freak out,...

Pumpkin pandemonium: 5 new pumpkin items you just have to try!

Ben Kearney, Your friendly neighborhood pumpkin analyzer September 23, 2021

Hey all you fall lovers out there! That’s right, it’s pumpkin season baby! Whether you take your pumpkin basic, or like to spice it up, there’s a variety of new pumpkin items just waiting...

Jumping in Leaf Piles: Whimsical Fall Activity or Something More Sinister?

Maude Lustig, Eternal Being of Light November 25, 2018

Raking leaves: we all hate it. Yet this eons old chore has always offered a light at the end of the dark, dark tunnel: Jumping in The Freaking Leaf Pile. The most fun-loving amongst us might even toss...

Haze of the Corn Maze Dayz Craze

Melina Hughes October 17, 2013

What started out as a fun-filled evening quickly turned to tragedy when a group of eager young first-year students attended their first ever haunted corn maze here in the idyllic town of Walla Walla. On...

Mr. Autumn Pageant

Melina Hughes October 10, 2013

Ladies and Gentlemen, it is that time of year again, the time we've all been waiting for: fall. And with the arrival of this glorious season came the 12th annual Mr. Autumn Pageant. This year's four contestants,...

Fall’s Worst Fusion Foods

Elena Aragon October 10, 2013

Pumpkin and Blue Cheese –– Pumpkin added to good ole blue cheese brings polar opposites together in one scrumptious taste. Allspice Cheese Cake –– Looking for something sweet? Well this isn't...

Fall Haiku

Fall Haiku

Evelyn Levine October 10, 2013

I am freezing cold Should I turn on the heating I am much too cheap The naked branches Science Building telescopes Silly astro perves I want a jacket I can't wear a North Face yet I am...

To Shave or Not To Shave?

To Shave or Not To Shave?

Evelyn Levine September 26, 2013

Right about this time of year, Whitman students are getting into the shower (occasionally), looking in the bathroom mirror and thinking, "Should I shave now?" It's a difficult question to answer. Yes,...

Issue 1: Voices of the Community

Skye Vander Laan September 7, 2013

What is your favorite Whitman College / Walla Walla Fall event?  Videographer Skye Vander Laan polls the community on what they are looking forward to this fall.

Fall TV lineup review

Mallory Martin September 6, 2012

School is starting and you all know what that means: time for the start of fall's new TV lineup! With so many shows up to the bat and so much buzz, it can be hard to pick out what's worth watching and...

Blue Bamboo and a Not Santa

Blue Bamboo and a Not Santa

Sara Portesan December 13, 2011

  Okay, so I am about to attempt to describe the past (three, four?) weeks I haven't been blogging with 12 pictures!  Here we go. Fall Break in Japan   While a bunch of people went...

Illustration: MaryAnne Bowen

Halloween Costume Ideas!!!

Elena Aragon October 27, 2011

Truly Excellent Couple Ideas Siamese twins (Even better as Siamese cats. Siamese cat twins?) Native American and Christopher Columbus (A very exploitative relationship) Hawaiian Punch (One dresses...

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