Events

April 28 - May 4, 2015

Tuesday, April 28

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Exhibit

In the Penrose Library 3rd floor display case: “Community and Culture: The Diverse Roots of Early Walla Walla” Grant Rommel ‘15 and Emma Philipps ‘17 use...

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
The Whitman Glean Team-A Documentary

The Whitman Glean Team-A Documentary 6:30 pm

Film Screening / Student Activities, Student Engagement Center

The Whitman College Glean Team has only been around for two years, however, in that time, they have hosted over 100 gleaning events, with 220 students and...

Olin 130 Auditorium  

Wednesday, April 29

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Exhibit

In the Penrose Library 3rd floor display case: “Community and Culture: The Diverse Roots of Early Walla Walla” Grant Rommel ‘15 and Emma Philipps ‘17 use...

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
TOP Consulting Firms Demystified

TOP Consulting Firms Demystified 4:00 pm

Open to all, but priority granted to Sophomores and Juniors. Attendance is limited to the first 35 to sign-up Here Whitman graduates work at some of the TOP...

Baker Center, Baker Center Main Floor  
Hanford State of the Site meeting

Hanford State of the Site meeting 7:00 pm

Speaker

This meeting offers the opportunity for interested members of the public to discuss Hanford cleanup progress, challenges, and priorities with decision-makers...

Maxey Auditorium  
KNOCKOUT WRITER'S BLOC

KNOCKOUT WRITER'S BLOC 7:00 pm

Interest House Events

It's time to put on those old boxing gloves and try hopelessly to pick up a writing utensil... We eat good snacks and write fun stuff. Fiction, nonfiction,...

Writing House  

Thursday, April 30

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Exhibit

In the Penrose Library 3rd floor display case: “Community and Culture: The Diverse Roots of Early Walla Walla” Grant Rommel ‘15 and Emma Philipps ‘17 use...

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
Jenny Marienau

Jenny Marienau 7:00 pm

WEB Events / Student Activities

Jenny Marienau, the US Divestment Campaign Manager for 350.org will speak to the Whitman and Walla Walla communities about the importance of divestment and...

Whitman College Ampitheater  
Poetry reading with Kathleen Flenniken

Poetry reading with Kathleen Flenniken 7:00 pm

Speaker

Kathleen Flenniken will read from her most recent poetry collection, "Flume". The reading is in association with the "Particles on the Wall" exhibit in Maxey...

Kimball Theatre - Hunter Conservatory  
Whitman College Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert

Whitman College Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert 7:00 pm

Academic, Humanities & Arts, Music

The Whitman College Department of Music Presents: The Whitman Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert, directed by Doug Scarborough. Free and open to the public. If...

Hall of Music, Chism Recital Hall  

Friday, May 1

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Exhibit

In the Penrose Library 3rd floor display case: “Community and Culture: The Diverse Roots of Early Walla Walla” Grant Rommel ‘15 and Emma Philipps ‘17 use...

 
Moonlight Sea Kayak

Moonlight Sea Kayak

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

Sea kayak by moonlight at Wallula Gap! Sign up at the OP Rental Shop.

 
Wenatchee Rafting

Wenatchee Rafting

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

Go rafting the Wenatchee River! Spend Friday night at the put-in - back late on Saturday. No rafting experience necessary. You don't want to miss this! Sign...

 
Inside Seattle Tech - Lunch

Inside Seattle Tech - Lunch 11:59 am

Student Engagement Center

Open to all. If you are interested in the computer industry, Microsoft, or the Seattle area technology scene, please join us for a lunchtime discussion with...

Maxey, 207  
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
Blue Moon Release Party, Mimicking Birds

Blue Moon Release Party, Mimicking Birds 7:00 pm

WEB Events / Student Activities

Come get your copy of the Blue Moon Magazine and hear Portland Band, Mimicking Birds!

Reid Campus Center, Side Lawn  
Clayton Collins Senior Recital

Clayton Collins Senior Recital 7:30 pm

Academic, Humanities & Arts, Music

Whitman College Department of Music Presents a voice recital featuring Whitman senior, Clayton Collins; tenor. This recital is free of charge and open to...

Hall of Music, Chism Recital Hall  

Saturday, May 2

Day Rock Climb

Day Rock Climb

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

Outdoor climbing trip to Spring Mountain or Vantage. Great for beginner or intermediate climbers! Sign up at the OP Rental Shop.

 
Wenatchee Rafting

Wenatchee Rafting

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

Go rafting the Wenatchee River! Spend Friday night at the put-in - back late on Saturday. No rafting experience necessary. You don't want to miss this! Sign...

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
Weekend in Paris: Bastille Day BBQ

Weekend in Paris: Bastille Day BBQ 2:00 pm

Interest House Events

Bastille Day BBQSaturday Afternoon, 2pm-4pm.While it's not quite July 14th yet, who doesn't love a BBQ?! Again on our back lawn, we will be grilling up a...

La Maison  
Victoria Karschney Senior Recital

Victoria Karschney Senior Recital 3:00 pm

Academic, Humanities & Arts, Music

Whitman College Department of Music Presents a horn recital featuring Whitman senior, Victoria Karschney. This recital is free of charge and open to the...

Hall of Music, Chism Recital Hall  
Senior Documentary Premiere

Senior Documentary Premiere 7:00 pm

Film Screening / Academic, Humanities & Arts, Film & Media Studies

This world premiere of "Call Me Joe," a documentary short that investigates education in the prison system and its positive impact on reintegration into...

Olin Hall, OLIN*130 Auditorium  
Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Wild and Scenic Film Festival 7:00 pm

Film Screening / Student Activities

The Wild and Scenic film festival is brought to campus by WEB and the Blue Mountain Land Trust. This festival is the largest environmental film fest in the...

Cordiner Hall, Cordiner Hall Auditorium and Foyer  
Milo Cantor and Lena de Guzman Recital

Milo Cantor and Lena de Guzman Recital 7:30 pm

Academic, Humanities & Arts, Music

Whitman College Department of Music presents a recital featuring Whitman sophomores Milo Cantor on piano, and Lena de Guzman on violin.

Hall of Music, Chism Recital Hall  

Sunday, May 3

Beginning Whitewater Kayak

Beginning Whitewater Kayak

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

A fun beginning whitewater paddle on the Umatilla river near Pendleton. No experience needed! Sign up at the OP Rental Shop.

 
Standup Paddleboarding

Standup Paddleboarding

Outdoor Program Trips / Outdoor Program

One of the most popular new sports - spend the day learning to Standup Paddleboard on the Walla Walla or Columbia river. Sign up at the OP Rental Shop.

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
Study Abroad Predeparture Orientation

Study Abroad Predeparture Orientation 12:30 pm

Off-Campus Studies

Whitman College requires all study abroad/OCS participants to attend a mandatory Pre-departure Orientation the semester before going abroad. During the...

Olin Hall, OLIN*130 Auditorium  
Lucas Barry and Kyle Donald Junior Recital

Lucas Barry and Kyle Donald Junior Recital 2:00 pm

Academic, Humanities & Arts, Music

Whitman College Department of Music Presents a recital featuring Whitman junior Lucas Barry on saxophone and Whitman junior Kyle Donald on piano. This...

Hall of Music, Chism Recital Hall  

Monday, May 4

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Art Exhibits at Maxey and the Penrose Library

Exhibit

In the Penrose Library 3rd floor display case: “Community and Culture: The Diverse Roots of Early Walla Walla” Grant Rommel ‘15 and Emma Philipps ‘17 use...

 
TKE/ Red Cross Blood Drive

TKE/ Red Cross Blood Drive 9:30 am

Give Blood to save a life.

 
2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show

2015 Studio Art Majors Senior Thesis Show 12:00 pm

Exhibit / Sheehan Gallery, Academic, Humanities & Arts, Art

The 2014-2015 Sheehan season closes with its second student based exhibition, the 2015 Senior Art Thesis Show. The show is a favorite for the campus because...

Olin Hall, Sheehan Gallery  
Geology's Clocks and Measuring Time in Mountain Belts

Geology's Clocks and Measuring Time in Mountain... 7:30 pm

Speaker / Academic, Sciences & Mathematics, Geology

Join the Whitman College Geology department for a talk in our visiting lecture series from Prof. Julia Baldwin of University of Montana on Monday, May 4 at...

Hall of Science, Brattain Auditorium  

April 28 - May 4, 2015