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The FINCH hotel opens downtown

The FINCH hotel opening featured a live painting event featuring Whitman student artists

Louis Moench, News Reporter

November 1, 2019

Walla Walla's newest hotel, The FINCH, opened on Thursday, Oct. 24, just in time for Family Weekend (Oct. 25-27) and Fall Wine Release Weekend (Nov. 1-3). The new hotel is located at 325 East Main Street, the former site of the Red Lion, a hotel that closed in January 2018. The FINCH is an indepe...

Harper Joy Theatre performs ‘The Liar’ over Parent’s Weekend

Photo by Hannah Bashevkin

Emma Cooper

October 28, 2015

In the Harper Joy Theater from October 22-25, Whitman students performed the comedy The Liar.

Mease not Mooses: Parents Weekend

Mease not Mooses: Parents Weekend

Luke Hampton

October 31, 2013

Cartoon by Asa Mease...

Whitman faculty teach, parent college-aged young adults

Audrey Davis

October 19, 2012

Beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, Family Weekend will commence, uniting Whitman students with their parents for the next three days. Many Whitman staff members can relate to the visiting parents, as their own children are also in college and going through the same things. Barbara Hoffman, assistant...

Parents’ gifts crucial to growth

Parents' gifts crucial to growth

Hannah Aguirre-Clayshulte

October 18, 2012

Parents might not be immediately present while students are at college; however, parents are still more involved in the lives of students than sending care packages and paying tuition. Parents supply the momentum to keep the college striving for new heights. Maintaining a strong relationship with parent...

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