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Senior Art Theses Experiment with Medium, Message

Senior Art Theses Experiment with Medium, Message

Vincent Warne

April 10, 2014

Each year, the senior art majors at Whitman College each produce an art project as the culmination of his or her focus throughout senior year, which is then exhibited at galleries on campus. This year there are 17 seniors who have decided to experiment outside their usual media to engage with a ...

Mering Wants More Coming Off Historic Win

Mering Wants More Coming Off Historic Win

Sarah Anderegg

April 10, 2014

Only three weeks shy of becoming Whitman College's first national champion in its Division-III history, junior two-time All-American swimmer Karl Mering already has his eye set on his next and final season. "The off season is an extremely important time for swimmers. It's not just about getting...

Swimming Caps Off Season at NWC Championships

Swimming Caps Off Season at NWC Championships

Tristan Gavin

February 14, 2013

Whitman's men's and women's swimming teams finished second and third, respectively, to wrap up their season this weekend at the Northwest Conference Championships. Although the men and women finished in the same places as last year, the attitude leaving the meet was very different. "The performances this wee...

Whitman Swimming smashes long-set records in huge blitz

Whitman Swimming smashes long-set records in huge blitz

Libby Arnosti

February 16, 2012

The Whitman swimming record board has never been shattered with such ruthlessness. Last weekend at the season-end Northwest Conference Championship meet, an unprecedented 25 records fell to this year's talented batch of swimmers. The men and women raced their way through the three-day meet to round off...

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