Analyzing women’s (mal)nourishment in Sikkim

Shelly Le

October 31, 2012

Filed under I Didn't Bother to Pick My Category

Indian food is delicious, there's simply no argument against it. Naan, dal (lentils), rice, paneer (cheese with the consistency of tofu), chana (chickpeas), and chapatti (flatbread) are all yummy and nutritious in varied quantities.... Read more »

New Diversity Discussion Hopes to Start Conversation

Sarah Cornett

October 31, 2012

Filed under News

At the beginning of the school year, many students involved in the intercultural community on campus decided to come together to raise awareness of diversity issues by forming an intimate lunchtime discussion group. This small... Read more »

ASWC Town Hall Provides Forum for Student Voices

Evan Taylor

October 31, 2012

Filed under ASWC, News

The first ASWC town hall meeting of the semester was held in the Reid Ballroom Thursday, Oct. 25 and was open to the general student body. ASWC senators, club representatives and other students were given the opportunity to bring... Read more »

Golf Teams Endure Elements in Fall Classic

Kyle Howe

October 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

This past weekend, the Whitman men's and women's golf teams were hard at work at the Northwest Conference Fall Classic in Ridgefield, Wash. The golfers battled rain, mud and wind throughout the tournament. The Fall Classic... Read more »

Exclusive Interview with Marshall Davis

Kyle Seasly

October 31, 2012

Filed under Humor

Once in a lifetime, the Backpage gets an interview with someone more important than Jesus, Mohammed, Buddha, Joseph Smith, Krishna and Kurt Russell combined. Unfortunately, we did not get the interview with Bayvon Kehroozian we... Read more »

American Politics Panel Provides Interesting, Drama-Free Discussion

Quin Nelson

October 31, 2012

Filed under Community, News, Politics

"The Future of American Politics: Civility vs. Gridlock," put on by the Diversity Coalition of Walla Walla, provided the community with a passionate panel on politics in Reid Campus Center Monday night, Oct 29. The event began... Read more »

Senior Profiles: Cross Country/Volleyball

Tristan Gavin

October 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

When the fall sports come to an end in the following weeks, so too will the collegiate athletic careers of many seniors. For most, this season marks the peak of an athletic career that will likely never continue at such a competitive... Read more »

College Students Make Leap to ‘Culture’

Sam Adler

October 31, 2012

Filed under A&E

Here in the estuarial waters of college lie challenges galore: challenges stemming from Whitman's academic rigor, from varied extracurricular activities and from entering into the broad plot arc of grappling with impending "adult... Read more »

Naturalistic Fallacy a Danger in Sex Talk

Spencer Wharton

October 31, 2012

Filed under Opinion

In almost every area of modern life, we eagerly embrace a lifestyle that is far from "natural." Whether you're reading this column in print or online, you're engaging in an "unnatural" activity––neither... Read more »