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Whitman Women’s Basketball Holds Off Whitworth to Remain Undefeated

Quin Nelson

January 22, 2014

The Whitman College women's basketball team survived a hotly contested game against the Whitworth Pirates, winning 60-57 on Tuesday, Jan. 21 in Sherwood Center. The Pirates surged to an 11-2 lead at the start of the game, encouraged by the enthusiasm of a large traveling crowd and their full-court...

Women’s Soccer Team Drops Home, Conference Opener to Rival Whitworth

Quin Nelson

September 12, 2012

Despite a promising first half, the Whitman women's soccer team lost their home and conference opener to the Whitworth Pirates at the Whitman Soccer Complex Wednesday afternoon. The Missionaries put on quite a show in the first half, bombarding the Whitworth goal with 11 shots while only allowing...

‘Pirates! Band of Misfits’ brings nonstop laughs for all

‘Pirates! Band of Misfits’ brings nonstop laughs for all

Nathan Fisher

May 3, 2012

After years of "maturing" and stretching way outside my comfort zone, this week I retreated back to my roots with the innocence of kids' movies. "The Pirates! Band of Misfits," a claymation wonder filled with clever wit and humor, was spot on. "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" chronicles the exp...

From fly to fugly: The Backpage style guide

Dana Thompson

November 10, 2011

Good Style Fifi von Grotenboten is known around campus for her razor-sharp style. "I had this jacket made at a custom leather shop in Milan. I hand-picked the cow," she boasts proudly in her trademark "trumpet with a stuffy nose" voice. "The top is made out of old curtains stolen from the palace ...

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