Whitman Wire

Going Green: Sustainability Efforts on Campus

Illustration by Elie Flanagan

Audrey Hecker, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

Whitman’s plans to become zero waste by 2030 and carbon neutral by 2050 are officially underway after the construction of Stanton Hall and the Cleveland Dining Hall, both LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified buildings — in fact, the first buildings on campus to receive this...

Oblivious Walla Walla tourist verging on third week at Stanton after mistaking it for resort

Ashlyn Quintus, Hard-Boiled Leg

September 28, 2018

Ahh … the end of September – when the leaves begin to turn, the air begins to crisp and Whitman’s campus says “adieu” to its first whole month in action. Well, all but one particular resident, who doesn’t know he really should say “adieu” … really … please … it’s weirding...

Stanton: So New, It’s Uncomfortable

The recently completed Stanton Hall, housing 150 sophomores

Alasdair Padman, News Editor

September 23, 2018

The empty lot behind Anderson Hall is now filled by the new sophomore-centric residence, Stanton Hall, which houses 150 students spread out across three floors and several sections. The Hall is named after Whitman alumnus John W. Stanton, who graduated in 1977 and made his mark on the wireless in...

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