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March For Their Lives

March For Their Lives

March 29, 2018


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, NEWS

Members of the Walla Walla community joined the local high school and many other high schools and supporters around the country for the March For Our Lives on Saturday, March 24th as a response to the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. The local march was organized by a group of students from ...

Students Unite for Take Back the Night

Students Unite for Take Back the Night

Sara Platnick

April 21, 2016


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, NEWS

FACE and ASWC hosted the annual Take Back the Night event on Thursday, April 14.

Keeping 400-year-old Jokes Relevant: Students Rise to Perform “Twelfth Night”

Keeping 400-year-old Jokes Relevant: Students Rise to Perform “Twelfth Night”

Allison Hall

March 10, 2016


Filed under A&E, Front Page Slideshow

Taking on Shakespeare is a daunting task for anyone; but Harper Joy's production of "The Twelfth Night" kept the crowd on the edge of their seats with live music, palpable energy and an active engagement with the audience.

Martin Luther King Celebrated With Service, Lecture

Martin Luther King Celebrated With Service, Lecture

Sarah Cornett

January 28, 2016


Filed under Front Page Slideshow, NEWS

A march, lecture, and day of service marked ways the Whitman community honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Divestment March Turns Up Heat

Lachlan Johnson

April 30, 2013


Filed under NEWS

After listening to a speech by founder of the 350.org organization Bill McKibben, over 200 members of the Whitman community marched around campus chanting slogans in favor of divesting the college's endowment from fossil fuels. The largest event held so far by Whitman's divestment movement, the march...

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