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Regional diversity brings different views

Natalie Berg

April 21, 2015

When a Whittie from outside the Northwest tells friends at home that they go to Whitman College, he or she is often met with a confused look. "People think I go to junior college," said junior Emma Altman. "You either get people that have never heard of Whitman or people that have a cousin who goes...

Pio Radio Hour Eight

Natalie Berg

February 15, 2015

Today on the Pio Radio Hour: -An update about the Divest Whitman campaign from Natalie Berg. Read her story here: -A story about the prison rehabilitation process and the STAR Project, featuring interviews with former inmates, Senior Lecturer of Philosophy and General Studies Mitch Clearfield ...

Sister Outsider inspires at coffeehouse

Sister Outsider inspires at coffeehouse

Natalie Berg

December 6, 2014

This evening, on Friday, Dec. 5th, slam poetry duo Sister Outsider performed at the FACE Equality Coffeehouse in Reid Basement. This event marked the sixth annual coffeehouse put on by FACE, or Feminists Advocating Change and Empowerment. The event was sponsored by FACE, the Black Student Union (BSU),...

Sharing stories across generations

Sharing stories across generations

Natalie Berg

October 10, 2014

One of my big projects this summer was to set up the Northwest News Network, a collaborative news-sharing project among college papers throughout the northwest. This was an interesting task- it involved a lot of creeping on college news sites, trying to figure out who to contact at each school and bli...

World Geography Crossword

World Geography Crossword

Natalie Berg

February 6, 2014

This Week's Theme: World Geography Across: 1. Location of the 2008 Olympics 4. Country with capital city called Phnom Penh 7. French-speaking Canadian province 9. Landlocked country surrounded entirely by landlocked countries 11. Mt. Everest location 14. Small landlocked country surrounded by its only neighbo...

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