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Imagining racial solidarity in ‘Blackness or Indigeneity?’ Yes Please!’

Photo contributed by Zahi Zalloua.
November 25, 2020

On Thursday, Nov. 19, Whitman College hosted a virtual talk titled, "Blackness or Indigeneity? Yes Please!" Part of the Adam Dublin Award for the study of global multiculturalism, the event featured...

Visiting Professors Enrich the Whitman Community

Visiting Professor Eva Hoffmann poses with the Walla Walla autumn. Hoffmann began working at Whitman in the fall of 2017.
October 25, 2018

When Visiting Assistant Professor of German and Gender Studies Eva Hoffmann was growing up, she never imagined she would someday end up in small-town Walla Walla. Her path has taken her all the way from...

Sheehan challenges Orientalism with “Scenes and Types”

Sheehan challenges Orientalism with
Sheehan Gallery teamed up with teaching faculty to make Adnan Charara's photographic collection an interdisciplinary learning experience.
February 11, 2016

Whitman sophomore William Monico had not attended any of the previous exhibitions in Olin Hall's Sheehan Gallery, but what he saw last Friday, at the reception for the Gallery's new "Scenes and Types"...

Gender studies roundtable explores sexuality in military

Credit: Marie von Hafften
November 3, 2011

    On Tuesday, Nov. 1, students gathered in Olin to participate in a conversation with three experts about masculinity in the military, the subject of this year's gender studies round-table...

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