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Climbing club: A history of champions

Illustration by Elie Flanagan.
October 22, 2020

Over the last decade the strength of Whitman’s climbing team has increased and they have reached new heights in competition. However, this has not altered their emphasis on having fun, building community...

Climbing Club Competes at Western Washington

Climbing Club Competes at Western Washington
February 15, 2018

Last weekend was the climbing team’s first competition of this year’s Northwest Collegiate Climbing Circuit (NC3). For the first competition of the year at Western Washington University, Whitman...

Novices welcome on spring OP excursions

April 5, 2012

Looking to stay active this spring with some fun outdoor activities? Whitman's Outdoor Program, as well as many other clubs on campus, is offering several opportunities this season. Sign-ups for...

Profile: Veteran climbing whiz Charlotte Hill ’13

Credit: Cade Beck
February 9, 2012

This week's sports profile centers on the prolific climber and head of the Whitman Indoor Climbing Commitee. Charlotte Hill is a junior English major from Seattle, Wash. Pio: So when did you really...

Climbers bring organization, competition to growing club

Credit: Catie Bergman
February 9, 2012

Whitman's Climbing Club has made big strides since its formation two years ago, and is fast becoming a popular new environment for students of all skill levels. The climbing club strives to be open...

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