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DNC Convention Spotlights Philadelphia Inequalities

DNC Convention Spotlights Philadelphia Inequalities

Chris Hankin

July 27, 2016

“The issue is that a lot of black men are committing crimes. But it’s not because they are bad people,” Wilson said. “You can’t lock up everybody for long prison terms when that’s really the only occupation in the neighborhood.”

Back From Abroad: Students Share Their Stories

Back From Abroad: Students Share Their Stories

Emily Lin-Jones

January 30, 2014

In the fall semester of 2013, more than half of the available off-campus studies options were being offered to Whitman students for the first time ever. Some of these proved popular, while some attracted only one or two intrepid students to test the waters. In the meantime, Whitman's older partner programs...

The Journey Begins!

Cindy Chang

January 18, 2013

So, it's finally happening. After a long semester of planning, antagonizing, massive email chains, and general excitement I am at last on my way back to the City of Brotherly Love.  In accordance with some friends' wishes, I'll be documenting my journey a la blog!  I haven't really done this before,...

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