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SAAC Builds Community for Athletes

SAAC Builds Community for Athletes

Jesse Sindelar, Sports Reporter

February 2, 2017

The life of a student athlete is a tremendously busy one at Whitman. Regardless of their sport, varsity athletes have constant commitments to their team on top of the same school work and other obligations non-athletes have. With practice and homework every day for most athletes, as well as the contin...

It’s On Us: Athletes Campaign to Stop Sexual Violence

It’s On Us: Athletes Campaign to Stop Sexual Violence

Cherokee Washington, Sports Reporter

December 1, 2016

In September of 2014, President Barack Obama launched the “It’s On Us” initiative as a nationwide attempt to end sexual assault violence on college campuses. In short, the campaign aims at making a national change in the way individuals can approach and hopefully eliminate these incidents of sexual...

SAAC unites community through athletic leadership

SAAC unites community through athletic leadership

Pamela London

October 7, 2010

If you've ever come out to the Whitman Athletic Complex for a women's soccer game and seen a group of guys in nice clothes hanging out on the sidelines, don't be alarmed: they're not all dressed up with no place to go. These are the Whitman men's basketball players coming out to support their "buddy team," women's soccer, as part of the varsity athlete co...

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