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Inspiration at the Big Apple for Art students

Kamna Shastri

December 11, 2014

New York City is a playground for the senses. People fill the sidewalks, breathing in air that rings with Broadway tunes. The scents of food from all around the world - dumplings, pasta, gyros - mingled together to serenade seventeen senior Art and Art History majors and professors from Whitman as they...

Hurricane Sandy Shakes Things Up for East Coast Whitties

Hurricane Sandy Shakes Things Up for East Coast Whitties

Emily Lin-Jones

November 15, 2012

Hurricane Sandy interrupted everyday life for many people, including Whitman students, when the storm tore through the eastern United States two weeks ago. "I remember talking to my mom on her cell phone that night and she said it sounded like a freight train outside," said Hensley Fradkin, a senior from Westchester County in New York....

Senior art majors reveal thesis projects with metropolitan inspiration

Clara Bartlett

April 19, 2012

For Whitman's visual art majors, a thesis is not made of paragraphs and footnotes, but of charcoal and pigment. The "Visual Art Majors Senior Thesis Exhibition" opens tomorrow, April 20 in Sheehan Gallery. This opening is the culmination of months of creativity and long hours spent working in Fouts...

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