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DaMa Opens “Woman in Art”

Allison Hall, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016

Juniors Lauren Benedict and Maia Watkins took part in an event to combat an all-too overlooked facet of feminism: the underrepresentation of women in the art world.

Greater than the grape

Photo by Natalie Mutter.

Andrew Schwartz, Feature Writer

January 28, 2016

Danika Rothwell (’16), who has now been working as a tasting room assistant at Palencia Wineries in Walla Walla for over half of a year, laments that her time for such frivolous low-end wine consumption has passed. In her days of yore, she says wine stood “on a scale of manageability. Can you drink this, yes or no?”

Audrey Vaughn’s “What I Learned Working at a Winery”

May 18, 2015

This article was written by senior mathematics major Audrey Vaughn. "Is that black cherry I taste?" The customer asks from across the bar, wine glass still held in midair. His face is hopeful and imploring, like a contestant on the "Price is Right" bidding on an at-home Jacuzzi. I want to tell him...

Whitman Professors Collaborate to Make Environmentally Conscious Art

Whitman Professors Collaborate to Make Environmentally Conscious Art

James Kennedy

March 13, 2014

In order to illuminate an important issue, someone might think to create a book in order to put their thoughts on paper. However, it's unlikely they would create a book that doubles as a 35-feet wide art display. Married artist duo Assistant Professor of Art Nicole Pietrantoni and Adjunct Instructo...

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