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Wire Watch: November 16-December 7

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

November 16, 2017


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Cataldo: Thursday, Nov. 16 in the Reid Coffeehouse Cataldo, an indie-rock band from Seattle, will give a free concert. Student band the Blues Collective will open the show. Whitman Chorale and Chamber Singers Fall Concert: Friday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. two of Whitman's choral groups, Chorale and Chambe...

Wire Watch: Week of Nov. 9

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

November 9, 2017


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Annual Gender Studies Research Roundtable: "Gender and the Animal": Presenters will look at analyzing visual, poetic and historical works and show how animal studies can help with questions of inequality and social justice. Topics discussed in relation to this include gender, sexuality, race and ableism...

Wire Watch: Week of November 2

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

October 31, 2017


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"Big Art": Thursday, Nov. 2 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Reid Campus Center, Whitman's annual literary publication blue moon will host the event "Big Art," where artwork from last year's issue of blue moon will be displayed and people may enter in drawings to take artwork home. There will also be poetry r...

Wire Watch: Week of October 26

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

October 23, 2017


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Fridays at Four Presents: The Walking Hat Trio. 4:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 in Kimball Theatre The performance will feature piano, bass and drums. Minute Film Festival at Kimball Theatre on Friday, Oct. 27 at 7:00 p.m. The Fine Arts House will be hosting a screening of minute-long films submitted...

Wire Watch: Week of October 19

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

October 14, 2017


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“Mr. Kolpert” Showtimes run from Oct. 19-28 in Whitman’s Harper Joy Theater. This play “falls somewhere between the comic and the macabre,” portraying a lively dinner party turned dark and suspenseful. Whitman College Music Department Sampler Concert Friday Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. in Cordiner ha...

Wire Watch: The Week of October 12

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor

October 8, 2017


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Whitman Fridays at Four Recital Series Presents The South Hill Guitars: Oct. 13 at 4 p.m. in the Kimball Theatre. This recital will feature musicians James Reid and J.P. Shields. International Archaeology Day Celebration Field Trip: Historian Sam Pambrun will be leading a trip to Frenchtown on O...

Wire Watch: Week of May 4th

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under A&E, Pio Picks

"You Can't Take it With You:" The famed comedy about a dysfunctional family caps of Harper Joy Theatre's 2016-2017 season. Evening shows Thursday-Saturday, May 4-6, 8:00 p.m.; matinee show Sunday, May 7, 2 p.m.. Alexander Stage. Free admission. Additional showtimes starting May 18. Dulcé Sloan: The award-winning...

Wire Watch: Week of April 27

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

April 27, 2017


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"Righteous Dopefiend:" The unique multimedia exhibition on homelessness will close at the end of the month. Open Thursday-Friday, April 27-28, 12:00-4:00 p.m., Maxey Hall W40. Free admission. Spring Jazz Concert: Featuring the Jazz I Ensemble (directed by Gary Hemenway) and the Jazz II Spring Concert (d...

Wire Watch : Week of January 26

Marra Clay, Publisher

January 26, 2017


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Whistling Songs: The opening reception for Whitman artist Richard Martinez's mixed media artwork. The exhibit will run through Feb. 23. Thursday, Jan. 26 at 5 p.m., Studio Articolore, 226 E. Main Street. Jornaleros Screening and Discussion: A showing of the 30 minute documentary "Jornaleros" ("Day Laborers") that d...

Wire Watch: Weekend of October 13th

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

October 10, 2016


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Shaun King: Civil Rights Today: A lecture on racial politics, police brutality, and modern social justice. 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 13th. Cordiner Hall. Walla Walla Balloon Stampede: A hot air balloon festival featuring a wide variety of ballooning activities. 7:15 a.m. and beyond, Thursday-Su...

Wire Watch: Week of September 29th

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

September 29, 2016


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Each Thursday, The Whitman Wire highlights several events happening on campus or in Walla Walla during the weekend. Here are this week’s picks: LinkedIn Headshot Day, Thursday, Sept. 29, 4:00-6:00 p.m., Reid Campus Center Side Lawn. "Inheritable Blood: Slavery & Sovereignty in Early America and the British Empire" wi...

Wire Watch: Week of September 22nd

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

September 22, 2016


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Each Thursday, The Whitman Wire highlights several events happening on campus or in Walla Walla during the weekend. Here are this week’s picks: Walla Walla Corn Maze Opening Day, Thursday, Sept. 22, 6 p.m., Walla Walla Corn Maze. Sharron Matthews, Thursday, Sept. 22, 7 p.m., Gesa Power House Thea...

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