Stories tagged: Whitman College
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
Whitman instructor threatens lawsuit against McMorris Rodgers over response to Facebook posts
Whitman instructor Devon Wootten blames the congresswoman for federal authorities calling his employer and suggesting he has a mental illness. An attorney representing McMorris Rodgers said Wootten’s rights weren’t violated …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Sexual assault persists on local college campuses even as schools take steps to fight it
Schools in the Inland Northwest say they’re doing everything they can to prevent sexual misconduct, promote healthy relationships, help victims recover and properly discipline the accused. But victims advocates say …
Sun., Nov. 6, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Doug Clark: Let’s all sing the Whitman College Blues
Whitman College’s new mascot – the Blues – evokes juke joints, not a mountain range, says Doug Clark.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 11:53 a.m.
Whitman College will be known as the Blues
Whitman College has chosen a new nickname to replace the old Missionaries. The college’s sports teams will now be known as the Blues.
Sat., April 23, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Whitman College decides to drop Missionary mascot
Whitman College, a private, liberal arts school located in the rolling hills of Walla Walla, has dumped its long-time mascot.
Sat., April 23, 2016
Whitman College drops Missionary mascot
Whitman College has dumped its long-time mascot.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Whitman College to drop missionary as mascot
Officials at Whitman College say they’ve dropped missionary as their mascot name and are working on finding a new one.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 6:56 a.m.
Whitman College fraternity confronts sexual misconduct allegations
A Whitman College fraternity’s social schedule was suspended last week by its peers after a number of sexual misconduct allegations were reported against members of Phi Delta Theta.
Thu., May 15, 2014
Whitworth hires Tim Demant as new athletic director
Whitworth University hired Tim Demant as its new athletic director. He comes from Goshen College in Indiana where he had served in the same job there the past six years. …
Sun., Aug. 11, 2013
Whitman campus ranked among nation’s best
When it comes to campuses, Whitman College’s makes the grade, according to Business Insider. The 4-year-old business and technology news website has ranked Whitman’s campus as third on its list …
Mon., May 20, 2013, 7:29 a.m.
Eric Idle gives commencement to Whitman graduates
WALLA WALLA, Wash. — English entertainer and former Monty Python member Eric Idle delivered the commencement speech Sunday at Whitman College in Walla Walla where his daughter Lily was among …
Sun., Sept. 6, 2009
Whitman students seek answer to height of Palouse Falls
Professional paddler Tyler Bradt raised a puzzling question on April 21 when he traveled to southeastern Washington and set a world record for the highest waterfall descent in a kayak: …