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Bon App offers new “taste of Pyongyang” option at Reid Dinner

Ben Freedman, Humor Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Humor

In a move to emphasize Whitman’s commitment to cultural inclusion on campus, Bon App will now be offering a new “taste of Pyongyang” option at Reid Coffeehouse. Whitman College prides itself on offering a culturally rich and extensive range of foods, so it was only a matter of time until the No...

Whitman divests from fossil fuels, invests endowment in Coltan mining operation in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ben Freedman, humor editor

November 8, 2016


Filed under Humor

Environmentally inclined Whitties rejoice! The years of hard work from Divest Whitman have finally paid off, and the board of trustees has listened to the call for climate justice. Effective immediately, Whitman College will divest its endowment from fossil fuel companies, and directly move the fund...

KWCW Show of the Week

Daniel Kim

April 9, 2015


Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight

In his fourth semester as host of "The Zest," sophomore John Reed ventures onward with his lifelong interest in R&B with his zesty radio show. The inspiration for this show came to him before his first year at Whitman when he got into DJ Road Chief, a side project of Mark McGuire who is a guitarist...

KWCW Show of the Week: Routine Maintenance

Daniel Kim

March 12, 2015


Filed under A&E

Show: Routine Maintenance Time: Fridays, 8 a.m.- 10 p.m. Host: Nolan Bishop KWCW gives first-year Nolan Bishop  the venue to explore the musical field. Bishop prefers to let the music do the talking during the show, but when he does talk, he explains the music of the artist and album. Last w...

SFER Club Spreads the Word about Education on Campus

SFER Club Spreads the Word about Education on Campus

Josephine Adamski

April 24, 2014


Filed under NEWS

Students For Education Reform is a national student-lead organization dedicated to spreading awareness about educational reform and education injustice. Whitman College's chapter was established with ASWC in the spring of 2013 by seniors Claire Collins and Sara Sonnenblick in order to create an outlet...

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