Civil Rights Leader Diane Nash Visits Campus

Josephine Adamski
February 6, 2014
Filed under Campus, Community, Events, Events, News, Politics

Renowned Civil Rights Movement activist Diane Nash visited campus last week to hold a training in nonviolent activism for students and to give a public lecture in Cordiner Hall. Nash is best known for being an integral part of the Civil Rights Movement. Her nonviolent activism touched numerous parts... Read more »

Enjoy the Ride: 17 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your First Year

Enjoy the Ride: 17 Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your First Year

Aleida Fernandez
August 29, 2013
Filed under Campus, Circuit, Guide, Opinion

The rumors are true: being a first-year in college is hard. It's scary and overwhelming, and I'll be honest, the food is not––and never will be––as good as what you had at home. But if what they also say is true, and hindsight really is 20/20, does that mean that foresight must be myopic? Doesn't have to be! ... Read more »

Restaurant Guide in Walla Walla

Shelly Le
February 28, 2013
Filed under Guide, Town

Looking for a bite to eat outside of Whitman's dining halls? Not sure what your options are? Look no further! The Pioneer has compiled a list of Whitman favorites. Pricing Guide: $$: 8-15 dollars $$$: 16-20 dollars $$$$: 20+ dollars   Casual Eats: $$––Graze; 5 South Colville Street Mon-Sat ... Read more »

Chances to Escape: A Guide to Towns and Cities Outside Walla Walla

Karah Kemmerly
February 27, 2013
Filed under Guide, Town

Looking for a change of scenery? It might seem like Walla Walla is in the middle of nowhere, but there are actually plenty of options for students looking to get away for a while. Below are some of Whitties most favorite places to visit for a day-trip out of Walla Walla. Waitsburg Drive just 20 miles east, and... Read more »

The Pioneer Guide to Off-Campus Houses

The Pioneer Guide to Off-Campus Houses

Rachel Alexander
February 22, 2013
Filed under Campus, Guide, Guide Highlight

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Hiking near Walla Walla

Hiking near Walla Walla

The Editors
February 20, 2013
Filed under Guide, Guide Highlight, Outdoor Recreation

Looking to get off campus and enjoy the natural beauty around Walla Walla? Whether you're a seasoned backpacker or someone looking to kill a few hours on a Saturday afternoon, we have trail suggestions for you. More information, including guidebooks and trails maps for almost all of the areas listed... Read more »

General Campus Resources

Shelly Le
February 14, 2013
Filed under Campus, Guide

Whitman Health Center Whitman's health center runs 24 hours a day and offers a range of services that include in-house lab testing, vaccines and travel health assistance, physical and massage therapy, and HIV and STD testing, among others. Limited general physcian hours for spring 2013 semeste... Read more »

Eating while broke: a guide to beating the grocery stores and delicious home cooking

Eating while broke: a guide to beating the grocery stores and delicious home cooking

The Editors
February 7, 2013
Filed under Guide, Guide Highlight, Town

As a growing wine tourism destination, Walla Walla is known for its many fine restaurants. That's all well and good for when your parents are in town, but what about when you're broke and need to find something tasty? Don't worry––The Pioneer has you covered. Here are some tips for eating cheap in... Read more »

Sexual assault resources for survivors and their friends

The Editors
January 31, 2013
Filed under Campus, Guide

Campus resources Whitman's list of resources, as well as the full text of the college's Sexual Misconduct Policy, can be found here. This page includes information about the health center, counseling services on campus, and contacting the Dean of Students for things like no-contact requests and acade... Read more »