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Whitman’s Chess Club

Whitman’s Chess Club

Alissa Antilla

October 20, 2016

The Whitman Chess Club is checkmating the college’s activities scene. After finessing through a checkerboard of ASWC proposals and speeches, seniors Garrett Atkinson and Matthew Coopersmith’s idea to revive the club, which was inadvertently absorbed into the Walla Walla Chess Club years before, ...

Political action on campus not focused on presidential election

Andy Monserud

September 29, 2016

With a little over a month before Election Day, Whitman students are shaping their voting plans. On the Whitman campus, student political groups are turning away from the contentious presidential election and toward other forms of organizing, including promotion of down-ticket candidates, registering fello...

Huskies season captured in 27-26 loss to #14 Arizona

Garrett Atkinson

November 20, 2014

The University of Washington football team (6-5) fell 27-26 to #14 Arizona (8-2) this past Saturday, Nov. 15 in what has surely been the most disappointing game of the Chris-Peterson era. With less than two minutes remaining and one time out for the Wildcats, the Huskies got a first down at around...

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