Stories tagged: Whitworth University
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
The Whitworth football team took to the practice field on Thursday to open fall camp, bearing a swagger not just from winning a playoff game a year ago, but from …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 10:21 p.m.
It is summertime in the basement of Graves Gym, and Bryan Olson’s office soundtrack is the drone of dribbling basketballs, one floor above his head.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
If you’re looking for a good return on your investment in higher education, a
Tue., July 23, 2019, 5 a.m.
Local universities are embracing admission policies that are less dependent on SAT and ACT test scores. The alternative includes personal interviews and essays – along with good grades – that …
Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
Whitworth students agree: Airway Heights prison’s dog training program is a net positive for all involved
Whitworth University junior Hannah Stafford had never met a prison inmate before. Especially not one whose job it is to train and rehabilitate rescue dogs inside the high, razor sharp …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Northwest Passages Book Club received notice on Tuesday that Pulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian Jon Meacham has canceled all of his May appearances, including the May 6 …
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Conservative students push for Ben Shapiro visit after rejection by Whitworth University student government
The effort to bring the conservative political commentator to Whitworth mirrors an earlier controversy at Gonzaga University.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
Ticket are on sale for the Northwest Passages Book Club’s evening with Jon Meacham, the presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Soul of America.” The May 6 event, …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
For a group of Whitworth University students, a 2
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Brown will speak about her book “I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made For Whiteness” as part of African American Heritage Month.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 11:23 a.m.
Whitworth University on Tuesday hosted the Black History 101 Mobile Museum, which features 200 pieces of memorabilia displayed chronologically, from the trans-Atlantic slave trade era to current hip-hop culture.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Several Whitworth University students weren’t sure what to expect when they left Sunday for a three-week tour of Vietnam and the legacy of a war that divided a nation a …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
The list of recent accomplishments for the Whitworth men’s basketball program is an impressive one. If only they could get over the Whitman Blues.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
For a group of Whitworth University students, the partial shutdown of the federal government is suddenly more than an academic exercise.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
You can’t miss Hillyard’s latest art project.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
An estimated 9 percent of Whitworth University’s students smoke, vape or chew tobacco. Starting Jan. 1, they’ll have to take the habit off-campus.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Ben College sank 11 of 17 from 3-point range on his way to a career-high 37 points and the Whitworth Pirates cruised to a 104-74 victory over the D’Youville Spartans …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
Spokane County commissioners on Tuesday approved two amendments to the county’s comprehensive plan for property near Whitworth University, one of which has been somewhat controversial among neighbors. Developer Harley Douglass …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 12:31 p.m.
Two awards are given, a People’s Choice and a Judges’ Choice.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
The way schools handle sexual misconduct allegations could be changing if a Title IX rule proposal –which the office of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released today – is …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 1:18 p.m.
The Medical Lake School District is partnering with Whitworth University to provide mental health care to its students, families, staff and the community.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Putin, political gridlock and Ronald Reagan’s squirrels: Colin Powell shares musings, anecdotes at Whitworth forum
Colin Powell remembers the last day he served as secretary of state: Jan. 26, 2005. He got the news that he was being replaced by Condoleezza Rice while he was …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
Spokane County Commissioners postponed a decision for two zoning changes that could bring new development to Whitworth University as well as a neighborhood north of Five Mile Prairie.
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
The talk marks the opening reception of “Ben Frank Moss: The Whitworth Collection.”
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Students at Whitworth University gathered to remember the victims of 9/11.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 10:26 a.m.
Where to grab grub near the Whitworth University campus
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 1:52 p.m.
Twenty-two women pursuing bachelor’s degrees in Eastern Washington are gathered in Spokane for a six-day nonpartisan leadership conference aimed at addressing the underrepresentation of women in American politics.
Fri., May 18, 2018, 6 a.m.
Whitworth University plans to build retail shops as well as dozens of student and senior housing units on its campus.
Mon., April 23, 2018
On Sunday afternoon, a crowd of a few dozen gathered at Gonzaga University’s Luger Field to welcome cadets with Gonzaga and Whitworth University’s ROTC program finish a weekend at Camp …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Two alumni have pledged to give $3 million to Whitworth University to fund an administrative position overseeing the Presbyterian school’s campus ministry programs.