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Nose Piercings Now Mandatory for Whitman Students

Rebecca Gluck, Complicit

March 1, 2018

You may have heard that Whitman College recently made some changes to its college application requirements. For one, submitting standardized test scores is now optional. Students no longer have to feel guilty about failing the SAT after their family spent millions of dollars on an under-qualified tutor...

Trending on Campus: Nipple Piercings

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2017

Often considered taboo and on the fringe of fashion, nipple piercings are a becoming increasingly mainstream as the trend grows among Whitman students. No longer just a symbol of one’s sexual independence, nipple piercings carry diverse meanings for individuals who have them. For some, a nipple pie...

Style Spotlight: Janaki Phillips ’14

cade beck

April 5, 2012

Every week, The Pioneer searches out Whitties who bring an extra splash of fashion consciousness and sartorial daring to campus. This week's Style Spotlight: sophomore anthropology major Janaki Phillips. Style Soundbites "I found this sweater in a vintage shop in Queen Anne, Seattle when I stayed t...

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