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New show builds student dance community


Alongside the craze of the last week of class and the impending stress of finals, many students are committing every night this week to tech rehearsals for “Actually Just Kind of and Almost.” Last week, The Pioneer examined the structure of the show, and this week we spoke with students about the experience. The performance will feature original movement-based works choreographed by Renée Archibald, Peter de Grasse, and guest artist David Thomson. The choreographers have created work that is multi-layered, de-centered, and sometimes quite funny, but it is the student dancers whose hard work and training will set the pieces in motion. Students in the show come from all backgrounds and represent a variety of experiences with dance. Students were selected for both dancing and speaking roles in the performance through an audition process. Auditions were held back in September after an open call to ... (more)

“Birdman” plot fails but acting flies


After the movie ended, I sat in my seat and wondered, “What the hell did I just watch?”

Traditional Holiday Movies


With Thanksgiving Break officially over, I can finally get into the holiday spirit by listening to Christmas music like the ... more...

Horror movies bring necessary balance to film industry


Horror movies delve deeply into the dark side of human life. They explore insanity, homicide, rape, torture, hatred, depravity, the ... more...

Maroon 5′s ‘Animals’: glamorizing predatory behavior


Is an artist allowed to glorify and glamorize malicious actions? Is it morally acceptable for a video producer to make ... more...

New Exhibit at Sheehan Gallery


On Oct. 17th, a new exhibit opened at Sheehan Gallery and it runs through the Dec. 12th. It features the ... more...

Community Service groups sold crafts at the fair as a way to raise money for their cause. Photo by Tywen Kelly.

Students sell their wares at Winter Craft Fair


While several of the tables at the Winter Craft Fair were occupied by student businesses and non-profit groups, the majority ... more...


Sister Outsider inspires at coffeehouse


This evening, on Friday, Dec. 5th, slam poetry duo Sister Outsider performed at the FACE Equality Coffeehouse in Reid Basement. ... more...

Olivia Coakley (2017), Jack Wheeler (2017), Caitlyn Yoshina (2015) rehearsing for the show.

Student opera class showcases singing skills


Today, Thursday, Dec. 3, students in Whitman's opera class will be showcasing their talents. The showcase takes place at 7:30 ... more...