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ArtWalla Supports Large Collection of Public Art


Walla Walla's art scene has been steadily growing over the years, and the variety of public art displayed in the downtown area is a testament to that trend. ArtWalla, a local nonprofit that engages art eduction in the community, helps foster the public art scene by putting out calls for artists and working with them to create and install public art, which is then donated to the city. "ArtWalla is looking for the artistic interpretation of installation, but also is concerned with the materials that will be used, safety considerations and ... the artists' ability to follow through on the timelines, budget and other details of the project," said ArtWalla Director Tricia Harding.  There are 15 major public art installations in Walla Walla, but here are three that show the variety of pieces displayed in the city. A full map ... (more)

Senior Piano Recitals to Showcase Musical Mastery


Two music majors, seniors Kaity McCraw, who is also majoring in religion, and Andrés Crane, who is also majoring in ... more...

Students Bring Skills Back from Salsa Festival


While there is no official Whitman club for the Latin dance salsa, a group of enthusiastic students recently attended the ... more...

‘Bears’ Showcases Landscape


If you are feeling nature conscious this Earth Week, go check out the new “Bears” documentary. You’ll be amazed at ... more...

Staff, Faculty Share Favorite Films


I took the bold step of seeking out a handful of Whitman intellectuals to see what movies they enjoyed and ... more...

Switchfoot to Play in Walla Walla


Switchfoot, the famed alternative rock band from San Diego, will be performing at Walla Walla University on Monday, April 21. ... more...

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Class of 2014 Senior Art Profiles


Three seniors at Whitman will be heading down the creative path after graduation. The Pioneer caught up with each of ... more...


‘Thrones’ Entertains Vast Audience


I was able to resist being seduced by “Game of Thrones” until post-midterms several weeks ago when I finally succumbed. ... more...


Multiple Factors Determine Vocalist Preferences


Do male and female vocals really make that much of a difference in the mood and essence of a song?