Stories tagged: Whitworth University
Wed., Sept. 16, 2009
A student introduced himself to Whitworth University president Bill Robinson on Monday. Tuesday morning, before Robinson’s surprising announcement that this school year will be his last, Robinson ran into the …
Tue., Sept. 15, 2009, 5:51 p.m.
Community leaders react to the news that Bill Robinson, long-time president of Whitworth University, will leave at the end of this school year. Robinson “set a high bar” for leadership, …
Sat., Sept. 5, 2009
Last September and October, shocking economic news shattered almost every morning’s calm: bank failures, mortgage and insurance company failures, stock-market dives, layoffs and escalating unemployment. Workplace leaders throughout the country …
Sun., July 12, 2009
The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced that Whitworth University was chosen as the NCAA Division III 2009 Indoor Track and Field Scholar Team …
Wed., April 22, 2009, 11:28 a.m.
An elderly man reported missing this morning has been found and is safe at home, according to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office.
Fri., March 27, 2009, 2:49 p.m.
An online threat that prompted Whitworth University officials to increase campus security this morning was determined to be a hoax that started in Uruguay, Spokane County sheriff’s deputies said this …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2009
Leonard Oakland says that nobody at Whitworth University calls him Mr. Chips. But it’s not because they have trouble choosing between the two movie versions of James Hilton’s novel – …
Mon., Feb. 9, 2009, 5:44 p.m.
Meklit Kalebessa never imagined that she would be just the type of student Whitworth University was looking for.
Wed., Jan. 14, 2009
There is a slight sense of impatience seeping out of the laid-back nature of easy-going Calvin Jurich. It has nothing to do with his life thus far.
Thu., Oct. 2, 2008
Two decades ago, artist Tom O’Day effectively threw away 30 works of art by burying them six feet deep on the Whitworth University campus. Today, he’s going back for them.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2007
A man accused of raping an Eastern Washington University student in her Spokane home made his first appearance in court Monday. Superior Court Judge Michael P. Price set bond for …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2007
He is a man of many worlds. Fourteen years after he first left his home in Africa, Moses Pulei continues to straddle two cultures – the one he was born …