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Seniors reflect on four years of memorable Whitman news

Becky Nevin

May 9, 2010

Race and Diversity Symposia On October 5, 2006, two Sigma Chi juniors painted their faces black for a themed "Survivor" party. Photos from the party posted on Facebook outraged one senior, who sent her reaction to the Whitman listserv. The long and heated debate that followed indicated that the campus ...

Research translates classwork to real-world impact

Hadley Jolley

May 2, 2010

Last summer, senior Kali Stoehr and the other students researching mouse brains under Assistant Professor of Biology Thomas Knight encountered an unusual problem: Their mice were not reproducing enough to support continued research. The mice started reproducing around the end of summer, which meant the...

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