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Graduation Circuit

Commencement is just a few days away. Congratulations to the class of 2015! The graduation issue of our magazine, The Circuit, is now available online. Print copies can be found ...


Students sit in for divestment as trustees deliberate

From noon to 1 p.m. on Friday, May 1, 272 students, faculty and staff members ...


Whitman students join protest against Shell oil rigs in Port of Seattle

Shell's Arctic fleet is moving north to the Port of Seattle, and a coalition of ...


Manning to speak at commencement

This year’s commencement address will be delivered by Rob Manning, ’80. Manning, who grew up in ...


New Encounters Syllabus Approved for 2015–16

A new Encounters syllabus has been approved for the 2015–16 academic year, with Encounters faculty ...


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Students sit in for divestment as trustees deliberate


Whitman students join protest against Shell oil rigs in Port of Seattle


Manning to speak at commencement

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Helen Brown '15: I think it's important to keep those texts beause whitman is already a very secular school and it's good to have those texts because kids who don;t think about reifion can learn and talk about it academically.

Voices of the Community // Issue 13

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"What do you think of the removal of religious texts from the Encounters program?" Photographer Anna Dawson polls the community. [gallery ...


Guest column: Women’s victories do not erase systemic debate sexism

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There has been a consistent theme of tossing around women’s ...


Growing up is sad, but better than alternative

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When I complain about aging and growing, I know my ...


Guest column: Loss of Quran limits Encounters discussions

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I also know that the decisions to remove the Quran, ...

Passing A Moment

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“Philosophical discussion will not be the best way to understand Buddhism. If you want to ...


MEMORIAL SIT-IN

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On Friday, May 1, our president Tatiana Kaehler will be presenting the newly passed divestment ...


Senate Recap 4/19/15

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The Senate met this past Sunday for one of the year’s final meetings, considering the ...


Lav Goes Meta

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“Century of Birthing" is sort of like a twisted riff on "8 1/2," were "8 ...


Ocean Acidification

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There have been five mass extinctions over the course of life on earth. The ...

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Three Hawaiian students are protesting a proposed telescope on the Mauna Kea mountain, a site Native Hawaiians regard as sacred.