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Homemade and From the Heart

Photo by Caroline Ashford Arya

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017

The eigth annual Winter Craft fair took place this past Monday, December 4 in Reid Ballroom. As attendees sipped hot cider, they were able to appreciate and purchase art, handmade items and baked goods crafted by Whitties and community members alike. Sophomore Emma Saas attended the fair in hopes...

Taste of Africa Draws Large Crowds

Photo by Marra Clay

Emma Cooper, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

The Whitman African Student Association (WASA) put together delectable African cuisine as well as a mesmerizing show featuring a traditional Ghanian dance performance, African music, a recitation of African poetry, and a fashion show.

International Mo B. and Warm Gun end MLK Week with a bang

International Mo. B and Warm Gun.  Photos by Skye Vander Laan.

Quin Nelson

January 27, 2013

Talented young rappers International Mo B. and Warm Gun rocked an enthusiastic crowd to close out MLK Week, Friday, Jan. 26 at the Young Ballroom. Warm Gun, also known as Brian Chinn, provided a perfect opening act to get the show moving. The 22 year-old Seattle native jumped right into his set, gree...

The New Pornographers to perform, supported by Dirty Mittens

Kate Robinette

April 25, 2011

Whitman ups its indie cred as ASWC invites Vancouver-based indie rock band The New Pornographers to campus on Thursday, May 5. The New Pornographers, a talented conglomeration of Canadian musicians, according to Keith Phipps of The Onion, "writes big, catchy pop songs : and the occasional heartbreaking...

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