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Whitman Undergraduate Conference prepares for 20th edition

Chris Hankin, News Editor

April 4, 2018

On Tues., April 10, Whitman will hold the annual Undergraduate Conference (WUC), showcasing student research and scholarship from all three divisions. The 2018 edition is especially significant, as it marks the 20th anniversary of the first WUC. In that time, over 3000 students have participated. Tom...

Students Apply for Fulbright, Watson Opportunities

October 15, 2015

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program and Watson Fellowship, which provide yearlong educational experiences in a foreign country, are highly sought-after grants and fellowships for many Whitman students.

Donna Perry Jones on-board in Office of Fellowships and Grants

Rose Woodbury

September 8, 2011

There's a new face in the Office of Fellowships and Grants this year. Donna Perry Jones has come on board as the administrative assistant to replace Karen Kinder, who retired at the end of last semester. Although she's new to the office, Jones has been a part of the Whitman community as both a student...

Whitman’s Watson nominees advance to final interview stage

Liz Forsyth

December 9, 2009

Next year, senior Johanna Leader hopes to be watching Frisbee in Prague and Sweden. Senior  Nadim Damluji hopes to be talking to Tintin-ologists in France. Senior Seth Bergeson hopes to be watching children play in Africa. And senior Lani Rosenthal hopes to be in Swaziland looking at a community-based...

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