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Pio Past: Cookie Lady turns chips into dough

November 12, 2015

Pio Past: A 1991 article discusses Paula Bemrose, the "Cookie Lady".

Board of Trustees Profiles

Emily Lin-Jones

November 6, 2014

Brad McMurchie Year of graduation: 1984 Lives in: Portland, Ore. Current/former jobs: President of Tumac Lumber Co. since at least 2000, served as the president of several other lumber corporations before that. Recently joined regional board of U.S. Bank in Oregon and southwest Washingt...

‘My Chernobyl’ Brings ‘Toxic Wit’ to Harper Joy

‘My Chernobyl’ Brings ‘Toxic Wit’ to Harper Joy

Emma Dahl

April 11, 2013

Harper Joy Theatre's latest production will be Aaron Bushkowsky's "My Chernobyl," a play that Whitman's website describes as "a quirky romance, both touching and hilarious." The plot follows "a naïve Canadian [who] travels to Belarus to give an inheritance to his father's last remaining relative....

Profile: Senior cyclist, future chef David Hancock

Profile: Senior cyclist, future chef David Hancock

Sylvie Luiten

April 26, 2012

    Year: Senior Major: Spanish Hometown: Seattle, Wash. David Hancock, the current president of Whitman Cycling Club, is also a standout performer. Hancock recently earned second place in the road race stage of the 2012 Whitman Omnium among Category C men, and fourth place ...

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