Campus Office Profiles: The Student Engagement Center

What Is It? The Student Engagement Center is a fantastic resource on Whitman’s campus for students to get engaged in and out of the Walla Walla community via alumni connections, internship opportunities, and the SEC’s brand new social media site, “Handshake”.   Mission Statement: “We connect Whitman students and alumni to the communities and experiences that […]

Campus Office Profiles: The Intercultural Center

Welcome to Whitman’s Intercultural Center! Meet the Staff: Kazi Joshua- Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion “Kazi teaches in the Encounters program. He is originally from Malawi, southeast Africa. He studied Political Philosophy (at Trinity College of Vermont ) and holds graduate degrees in Theology and Philosophy. He has served at other institutions as a […]

The “Quiet” Months

Summer is upon us. With the rise in temperature and the return of green and growing things to the world, comes a time for celebration, but after that, for introspection. Whitman College recently saw the Class of 2015 shake hands with our outgoing president George Bridges, take their hard earned diplomas, and stride into the […]

Comings and Goings (aka Hello Spring, Goodbye Winter)

It’s been an interesting couple of months. Admission related events, application reading, and general office work aside, the last two months have seen the Whitman College Office of Admission going through some pretty big changes. What sort of changes? Put simply, the physical kind. Instead of staffing changes, instead of changes in policy or other […]