Whitman Wire

Administrators Speak at ASWC Forum

Lachlan Johnson

September 25, 2014

Three administrators and a single faculty member presented a united front at the ASWC-sponsored Forum on Economic Diversity and College Accessibility on Wednesday evening. The forum focused on contesting the data of a New York Times article which ranked Whitman last in socioeconomic diversity, and a blog post on The Awl which argued Whitman faces a crisis in economic diversity. Panelists focused on showing that the college does not lack economic diversity and therefore does not need to make changes to policy...

Meet the 2013 ASWC Executive Council Candidates

Tim Reed.  Photo contributed by Reed.

Emily Lin-Jones

April 4, 2013

ASWC Executive Council elections will be held on Monday, April 8. The Pioneer asked the candidates about their qualifications, goals for next year and favorite study spots. A debate between the presidential candidates, moderated by Chair of the Faculty and Professor of History David Schmitz, will be held ...

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