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We need the Oxford comma

Illustration by Hannah Paul

Dana Walden, Opinion Editor

March 5, 2020

This article is about the Oxford comma. Particularly, it is about why the Oxford comma is so great. Debate over whether the comma should be standardized has fired up in recent years, and I’m here to throw in my two cents, as a consumer of all things grammar. We should use the Oxford comma because it...

Golf finishes strong at NWC finals

Grant Laco, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015

The Men’s and Women’s golf teams both had solid outings at the NWC Fall Classic over the weekend of Oct. 10-11. The tournament was the last of the fall season for both teams, providing each with insight for the Spring. The women’s team capped a phenomenal fall season with a third place finish...

Women’s Golf focuses on post-season play

Riley Foreman

April 16, 2015

With low scorecards and high ambitions, the Whitman Women's Golf program is rapidly approaching a shot at the Northwest Conference league championship. So far this spring, the team has secured four top-two finishes, a number-19 national ranking and a pair of NWC Student-Athlete of the Week awards. This...

Spring golf season looks to build on fall success

Riley Foreman

March 5, 2015

If good things come in small packages, then the Whitman women's golf program is not just good, but it's great. The team is comprised of one senior, one junior, one sophomore and two first-years, all of whom will resume play this month after placing in the top two in four consecutive fall tournaments....

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