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‘I’m Going to Go Chill in the Bathroom’

‘I’m Going to Go Chill in the Bathroom’

Andrew Schwartz, Feature Editor

October 19, 2017

Highlight number three occurs on the dancefloor, where we boogy and shimmy buckwild to the 1996 Mark Morrison's hit, “Return of the Mack.”

Interns Learn to Budget in Small and Large Cities

Interns Learn to Budget in Small and Large Cities

Talia Rudee

September 12, 2013

This summer, senior Jane Carmody worked 40 hours per week as an unpaid intern at the U.S. House of Representatives. She was one of 109 student recipients of the Whitman Internship Grant (WIG), but because Washington, D.C. is one of the most expensive cities in the country, Carmody relied on budgeting a...

Janin Steps Up for Sweets

Janin Steps Up for Sweets

Tristan Gavin

April 4, 2013

Skeptics of the 2013 Whitman Sweets will point to the void of leadership and star power after graduating a strong class last spring. That is where Jacob Janin comes in. Janin, a senior, is one of the team captains and brings extensive experience at high levels of club Ultimate. While the Eugene native has played for the Portland Rhino club team for years...

Style spotlight: Evan Griffis ’15

Style spotlight: Evan Griffis ’15

cade beck

November 3, 2011

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: First-year Evan Griffis. Style Soundbites "One of my dear friends was traveling in London last year, and she was just kind of buying a...

Style spotlight: Lauren Platman ’15

Style spotlight: Lauren Platman ’15

cade beck

October 27, 2011

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: first-year Lauren Platman. Style Sound Bites "I actually just got my boots from Forever 21. Nothing important attached to them; I just thou...

Middle-class ‘Occupy Portland’ protestors should harness power of education

Elizabeth Cole

October 27, 2011

I arrived in Portland over four-day on a Friday night. The air was biting yet alive with the bustle of a city whose bedtime is long past Walla Walla's. The streets were filled with activity, and as my friend and I forged through the night in the quest for a dining facility that was open to minors at...

Dan Terrio appointed new Chief Information Officer

Dan Terrio appointed new Chief Information Officer

Karah Kemmerly

September 8, 2011

After a long and in-depth search process last spring, Dan Terrio has been appointed new Chief Information Officer at Whitman. He is the successor of previous CIO Keiko Pitter, who retired last year. Terrio has been working in the field of technology for more than 20 years, most recently as CIO of Lewis...

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