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Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Natalie Godfrey ‘18 created “A Zine of Good Things,” which is based around gratitude. Zuhra Amini ‘18 put together “Process,” a multimedia zine featuring voices from people of color. Devon Yee ‘18 distributed her zine around campus before this year’s Power and Privilege Symposium to diffuse misconceptions surrounding racism at Whitman.

Zines at Whitman

Michelle Foster, A&E Editor April 12, 2018

From art to prose, recipes to photography, and lists to quotes, zines have got it all. Since their resurgence in the 1970s stemming from punk culture, zines, which are small, low-budget publications—the...

Photo by Tywen Kelly

Continuing the Conversation: Politics of Material Memory

Kate Grumbles, News Reporter February 1, 2018

On October 9, 2017, recognized nationally as Columbus Day and unofficially as Indigenous People’s day, the portrait of Narcissa Whitman hanging in the Great Hall of Prentiss was defaced and the hands...

New Orientation Prepares Incoming FGWC Students

New Orientation Prepares Incoming FGWC Students

Andy Monserud September 10, 2015
Whitman held a special orientation for first-generation and working class (FGWC) students on the week of July 11-15. 32 first-year FGWC students were given a week on campus to take sample classes from Whitman professors and gain an understanding of the on-campus resources available to students.
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