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The new faces of admissions at Whitman

Jack Buettner, one of the three new admission officers, looks forward to getting to know more of the Whitman community.

Rylee Neville, News Reporter

October 6, 2019

Every year, the Office of Admission welcomes new admission officers to their team. This year, three new officers joined the Whitman community. Fernando Penate-Chavez, Phoebe Blaisdell and Jack Buettner started their positions a few months ago. The officers are passionate about helping students and each...

Whitman College: Homebase for All

Infographic by Michelle Shin.

Rosa Woolsey, News Reporter

September 26, 2019

As Whitman's class of 2023 finishes up their first month of college, they also make history as the institution’s most diverse class yet. 425 students make up this class, coming from 34 states and 25 countries. Over one in four first-years identifies as a student of color, 11.2 percent as international s...

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