Whitties Helping Whitties is back – with events along the West Coast!

Whitman interns are everywhere this summer!!  From Thailand to Brazil, Prague, Washington DC, San Francisco and of course, Walla Walla.  Below is a quick breakdown by location of the largest concentrations of Whitties gaining valuable experience this summer:

Walla Walla 72
Seattle 56
Portland 24
San Francisco 26
Southern California 13
Washington DC 4
New York City 4

… and some of the locations that are off the beaten path:

Oxford, England
Sumapee, NH
Los Alamos, NM
Bejing, China
Islands of Four Mountains, AK
Gothic, CO

Over the course of the summer, we’ll be highlighting some of these experiences as interns share photos, thoughts, challenges and accomplishments with us.  You can check out their stories here starting in mid-July.

WHW pennant logoTo kick off the summer experience for many of these interns, the Student Engagement Center is collaborating with the Alumni Office to host our second round of Hub events in the cities with the highest concentrations of interns.

– Seattle – San Francisco – Portand – Walla Walla –

The intent is to create a space for alumni & students working in and around the area to meet, share their experiences and strengthen Whitman relationships beyond campus.


Bay Area interns Jazmin Moledina ’15 and Helen Brown ’15 sharing thoughts about San Francisco at the 2014 Hub launch.


Alumni, recent grads and student interns pose for a shot at the Portland Hub launch in 2014.

This summer’s Hub theme will be a tour of locally-based brewpubs!!

Events kick-off NEXT TUESDAY in Seattle.  Details for dates, times and links to RSVP can be found here.



Don’t wait!  We can’t wait to see you at your local summer Hub event!

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