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Students Take Caution to Avoid Zika Virus

Students Take Caution to Avoid Zika Virus
April 14, 2016
The Zika virus requires caution for students traveling abroad.

KWCW Show of the Week

September 30, 2015

Did you know that the Pioneer has a weekly podcast: The Pio Hour? Videographer Hannah Poukish interviews Andrew Schwartz and Anna Middleton, two of the show's four hosts. To listen to the Pio Hour live,...

The Mainline: A Whitman Pioneer Mini-Doc

February 20, 2015

The Mainline bus passes Whitman College over twenty-five times each weekday as it travels down Isaacs Avenue. Videographer John Lee brings us an investigation into what happens on the Mainline. This is...

“Rhythms of India” Showcases Indian Culture

October 29, 2014

On Saturday, October 25, Rhythms of India, a bhangra and bollywood dance company, performed for students and their families in Reid Campus Center Ballroom. Videographer Emma Casley brings us the highlights...

Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery

Artist John Powers Creates Installation Piece in Stevens Gallery
October 16, 2014

During the week of October 6, artist John Powers set up a temporary studio in Reid Campus Center's Stevens Gallery where he constructed a futuristic art piece out of foam rods. Videographer Tywen Kelly...

Farewell Letter from 2013-2014 Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2014

When someone asks me what my favorite thing about Whitman is, there are a lot of things that come to mind, but one of the first is The Pioneer. I've worked for the paper every semester in college, with...

The Student Body

The Student Body
April 1, 2014

Whitman is active––this isn't a secret. With my fresh first-year perspective, I still meander around campus, jaw dropped in awe of both the physical and intellectual talents of my peers. From the soccer...

Production Night Live Blog for Feb. 26

February 26, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 5 (taking place the evening of Feb. 26/early morning of Feb. 27) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor-in-Chief. 4:10 p.m.: I'm in!...

Production Night Live Blog for Feb. 19

February 19, 2014

What follows is a faithful account of the production of Issue 4 (taking place the evening of Feb. 19/early morning of Feb. 20) as witnessed by me, The Pioneer's Editor-in-Chief. 4:08 p.m.: I'm in!...

Say Hello to the Spring 2014 Pioneer Editorial Board!

Say Hello to the Spring 2014 Pioneer Editorial Board!
January 25, 2014

Another semester gone and another looms ahead. I am halfway through my tenure as editor-in-chief and I'm feeling a mixture of excitement and nervousness. This is our chance to reflect on the mistakes that...

Presenting the Fall 2013 Pioneer Editors and Managers!

Presenting the Fall 2013 Pioneer Editors and Managers!
September 13, 2013

This afternoon was our first editors critique meeting and I can't honestly say more about how proud and honored I am to work with such dynamic, fun, dedicated, and good-looking (If I do say so myself!)...

Letter from the Editor for Jamie Soukup Reid

Letter from the Editor for Jamie Soukup Reid
September 12, 2013

This August, The Pioneer community lost one of our dearest members. Alumna Jamie Soukup Reid '10, her husband Will Reid and their unborn child passed away in a car accident in North Carolina as they were...

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