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Imagining racial solidarity in ‘Blackness or Indigeneity?’ Yes Please!’

Photo contributed by Zahi Zalloua.
November 25, 2020

On Thursday, Nov. 19, Whitman College hosted a virtual talk titled, "Blackness or Indigeneity? Yes Please!" Part of the Adam Dublin Award for the study of global multiculturalism, the event featured...

Why race and ethnicity courses should be required

November 14, 2019

All first-years at Whitman are required to take Encounters and meet distribution requirements, but considering the current society we are part of, I believe that all students should also be required to...

Q&A with Saladdin Ahmed

Q&A with Saladdin Ahmed
September 12, 2017
Dr. Saladdin Ahmed is an O'Donell Visiting Professor from Canada. Last April he was brought to Whitman for a two-week course called "Unpacking Racism." This year he is teaching a politics class on Totalitarianism as well as Intro to Race and Ethnic Studies.
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