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Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

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New first-year orientation program, “OWL,” takes flight

Grace Jackson, Staff Reporter September 16, 2021

  After 30 years of the same orientation programs, Whitman introduced a new first year opening week. The aim of the programming was based on the goal of creating a sense of belonging, a sense...

Whitman First-Years Shut Down School

Whitman First-Years Shut Down School

Anthony Reale, Garbage Collector of the Year, 2014 August 25, 2017

In a stunning turn of events, the Board of Trustees has voted for the immediate closing of Whitman College following a protest by incoming first-year students.  No one expected or was prepared for such...

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