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Letter of support for students of color issued by staff and faculty

Alasdair Padman, News Editor

March 1, 2020

In response to the hate crimes perpetrated against a Whitman student on Jan. 26 and Feb. 13, Kaitlyn G. Patia, a visiting assistant professor of rhetoric, writing and public discourse, sent a "Faculty/Staff Letter of Support for Students of Color at Whitman" to community and student listservs. As of...

Free to Bleed

Kate Grumbles, News Editor

September 23, 2018

On the first day of classes, Aug. 28, ASWC President Lily Parker and a room full of interested students gathered to create an action plan addressing the fact that Whitman College does not provide free menstrual products to the general student body. In the last few years, students nationwide have been d...

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