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Studying Eastern Washington’s landscape 15 million years ago: Geology professors receive research grant

Tejashree Jadhav, Staff Reporter February 25, 2021

Over 15 million years ago, enormous volcanic eruptions covered the Pacific Northwest in basalt. In the summer 2021, two of Whitman's geology professors and four students will begin a research project to...

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Halloween in Walla Walla: Socially-distant and indoor trick-or-treating

Abby Main, Staff Reporter November 5, 2020

In past years, the evening of Oct. 31 found kids in Walla Walla trick-or-treating in the streets surrounding Whitman. On campus, professors, families and students mingled in halls outside decorated dorms....

Hadrosaur Fossil donated to Whitman

Molly Johanson January 26, 2012

It's been a long journey for Whitman's new Hadrosaur fossil to get to its place in the atrium of the Hall of Science. From Montana to Walla Walla, the fossil has traveled in not one, but three pieces....

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