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Gap Years Offer Students More Stability Entering College

Gap Years Offer Students More Stability Entering College

Serena Runyan

September 11, 2014

As soon as he graduated high school in Portland, Silas Morgan began backpacking almost every trail in the Columbia River Gorge with a friend for three months. That was only the beginning of a year packed with wine, backpacking and traveling before starting at Whitman this year. Morgan knew he wanted to t...

Whitman Athletes Take Style Seriously

Whitman Athletes Take Style Seriously

Marah Alindogan

October 10, 2013

The fashion of the general Whitman population has been pretty well-established. The active liberal arts culture lends itself well to wearing Birkenstocks, flannels, jeans and the like. And yet, Whitman athletes often dress quite differently than others. As it turns out, athlete style is a reflection...

Actively appreciating outdoors means more than owning gear

Actively appreciating outdoors means more than owning gear

nathanord

April 26, 2012

Perhaps it is fitting that as I write this all I can think about is driving up Mill Creek Road, hiking up one of the hillsides, and getting up, away, outside and out of our Whitman bubble, free of my thesis that's threatening to strangle me with my computer charger. That's all it would take, 20 minute drive...

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kathynguyen

August 28, 2011

Let me tell you all the things I've done for the past three weeks: I have started classes. I turned in my first assignment (and had it returned with the professor saying I write well. I would like to thank Janis Breckenridge for that). I stumbled into Drawing III thinking it was Drawing I, but ...

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