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Zumba Club Arrested Over Ritual Sacrifice Allegations

Illustration by Haley King

Anthony Reale, Dumpster City's No. 1 Food Critic

October 25, 2018

Last Tuesday, 34 sweatband-clad Zumba dancers were cuffed and booked at the downtown branch of the Walla Walla Police Department.  The dancers smiled the whole time, laughing about the various posters on the walls that have been up since 1964. It was such a joyous, raucous group that any passerby could h...

Zumba Shakes Up Campus

Led by seniors Nathaniel Larson and Johanna Au, Zumba allows for students to connect through dance and culture.

Jordon O'Roy, Sports Editor

October 8, 2018

As we begin to near the halfway mark of the fall semester, clubs are now in full swing. Throughout the past couple of years the Zumba Club has grown exponentially. In the last 2 years alone, Johanna Au and Mason Hegeman, who graduated last year, petitioned ASWC to make Zumba an official ASWC sponsore...

ASWC Passes Act to Encourage More Student-Taught Classes

Illustration by Luke Hampton

Lachlan Johnson

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, April 14, will allow would-be student-teachers to apply for funding for similar classes with less hassle. Through the act, ASWC plans to actively seek ...

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