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ZenSoul and Kaleidoscope: Walla Walla’s new yoga studios

Photo by Carson Jones.
November 19, 2020

Disclaimer: This article was written before the new COVID-19 restrictions that went into effect Monday, Nov. 16 for Washington stores, restaurants and social gatherings. Two new yoga studios have opened...

Fitness classes move online

Illustration by Nathaly Perez
April 26, 2020

While most academic classes have been able to transition their content online, student fitness classes have had a harder time adjusting. Rebecca Thorpe, a yoga instructor at Whitman, is finding one...

KWCW Show of the Week: “The Revolver Yoga Hour”

KWCW Show of the Week:
December 1, 2016

Yoga instruction, philosophy and a little bit of music are all brought together in “The Revolver Yoga Hour,” a KWCW show hosted by community member and alumnus Court Morgan ‘07. The show focuses...

Hella Chill Yoga Babe Seeking YOU

April 24, 2014

Dating site: YogaKamaSutra.com Hey, you! No, not you. You!––the strapping young man firmly gripping his mug chock full of steaming green tea and carrying an organic hemp man-purse adorned in various...

ASWC Passes Act to Encourage More Student-Taught Classes

Illustration by Luke Hampton
April 25, 2013

Student-taught classes such as yoga, Zumba and salsa have proven increasingly popular on campus, and legislation passed at the Associated Students of Whitman College (ASWC) senate meeting last Sunday,...

‘I’m doing fine,’ Clearly Drunk, Non-Winning Mr. Whitman Candidate Reports into a Banana Peel

Illustration by Asa Mease
February 21, 2013

Every November, Whitman College puts on one of its most widely-attended campus events––a not-so-real beauty pageant, known fondly as Mr. Whitman, in which eight senior men celebrate the completion...

Missy gets athletic: Namaste!

Credit: Cornelius
November 17, 2009

I've known yoga to be one of the most popular classes here at Whitman. It's always a class that fills up quickly with upperclassmen who use the physical activity as a nice break away from the academic...

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