Join Whitman's Outdoor Program for the 2014 Backcountry Film Festival. Doors open at 6:45 and tickets are $5 each for community members and FREE for Whitman ID holders. Raffle for prizes with proceeds donated to the Wallowa Avalanche Center.
Watch the trailer here.
Whitman Department of Theater and Dance presents the first of three Spring Studio events.
Maryanna Lachman and Mara Poliak perform g a p s , the wonder and terror of the unknown. It inhabits a world adjacent to the familiar, slipping between ways of seeing and being seen.
Lachman and Poliakare dance makers and perfomrers based in Oakland, CA.
Adopt-a-Grandparent Program, in partnership with Whitman Events Board and BMAC AmeriCorps, will be screening Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory, an inspiring, heart-warming documentary about the healing power of music for the elderly.
The film is a 2014 documentary film directed and produced by Michael Rossato-Bennett. The film premiered in competition category of U.S. Documentary Competition program at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival...
Brian Doyle is the editor of Portland Magazine at the University of Portland, and the author of many (fiction & nonfiction) books, including the sprawling Oregon novel Mink River, the headlong sea novel, as well as The Plover; Saints Passionate & Peculiar; Credo; Two Voices (which won a Christopher Award and a Catholic Press Association Book Award); Leaping: Revelations & Epiphanies; Grace Notes; The Grail: A Year of Ambling & Shambling...
The Hand and The Machine this is part of a year-long series of events done in collaboration with the Sheehan Gallery and Whitman’s Studio Art and Art History/Visual Culture departments. The series will bring over seven visiting artists to campus to lecture, provide workshops, and exhibit their works in a variety of spaces on campus throughout the 2014-2015 academic calendar.
In the fall of 2013, the Whitman Studio Art Department successfully...