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Gumboot Dances its Way to Walla Walla

Gumboot Dances its Way to Walla Walla

Hannah Bartman

April 24, 2014

Language, tradition, rhythm and Walla Walla all meet in the southern African dance of gumboot. Led by senior international student from southern Africa, Thabo Liphoto, approximately 10 Whitman students have gathered to perform this unique dance at events on and off campus. "I wanted to share my cult...

Walla Walla’s Best Dance Crew Raises Money for Worthy Cause

Walla Walla’s Best Dance Crew Raises Money for Worthy Cause

Hannah Bartman

March 6, 2014

The third annual Walla Walla's Best Dance Crew will be held this upcoming Saturday, March 8 at 7 p.m. in Cordiner Hall. The event is organized by Whitman's Kappa Alpha Theta chapter to raise money for Theta's national philanthropic organization, Court Appointed Special Advocates. In 2008 CASA's federa...

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