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Gumboot Dances its Way to Walla Walla

Gumboot Dances its Way to Walla Walla

Hannah Bartman April 24, 2014

Language, tradition, rhythm and Walla Walla all meet in the southern African dance of gumboot. Led by senior international student from southern Africa, Thabo Liphoto, approximately 10 Whitman students...

Photo by Anna Von Clemm

Pick-Up Sports Attract Range of Skills, Passions

Cole Anderson December 12, 2013

Whitman College prides itself on its extremely active student body, and for good reason. With 30 percent of the student body involved in varsity athletics, and a large majority of the remaining population...

New Diversity Discussion Hopes to Start Conversation

Sarah Cornett October 31, 2012

At the beginning of the school year, many students involved in the intercultural community on campus decided to come together to raise awareness of diversity issues by forming an intimate lunchtime discussion...

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