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Senior John Lee Creates Whitman’s Own Sitcom

Megan Hearst

April 7, 2016

"Saturdays" is the brainchild of Whitman student John Lee.

Black-ish Illuminates Lack of Diversity in Modern American Network Television

Black-ish Illuminates Lack of Diversity in Modern American Network Television

Veronika Kiss

October 16, 2014

Illustration by Eddy Vazquez. "OK, so I'm just your standard, regular old, incredibly handsome, unbelievably charismatic black dude." From the get-go, ABC's new sitcom "Black-ish" pulls no punches about the racial identity of its protagonist: Andre Johnson is black and unapologetically proud of it....

Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Reflections on living life in a second language

Karah Kemmerly

October 3, 2012

Since last Friday marked the end of our three-week-long Orientation Intensive Language (OIL) course, and this week marks the end of our first month in Deutschland, I feel that it's a good time to share my progress in the most challenging and the most rewarding part of living abroad: interacting with...

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