Whitman College

Events

February 2018

Thursday, February 1

The History of Animation, Expirimental Animator Miriam Eqbal

Experimental Animator Mariam Eqbal will give a brief lecture on her work and the history of animation. Eqbal’s work has been screened and exhibited across...

Re-Imaging Power with Jimmy Jia

Energy policy, consumers, entrepreneurship, market disruption, climate change and technological advancement play a pivotal role in today’s changing energy...

Visiting Writers Reading Series - Juan Martinez

Whitman welcomes Juan Martinez as the next guest for this year's Visiting Writers Reading Series. The Visiting Writers Reading Series brings established and...

Friday, February 2

Whitman College Baseball at  Whittier College

Whitman College Baseball at Whittier College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whittier/ http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3375

Whitman College Women's Basketball at  Lewis & Clark College

Whitman College Women's Basketball at Lewis & Clark College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/lclark/ ...

Whitman College Men's Basketball at  Lewis & Clark College

Whitman College Men's Basketball at Lewis & Clark College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/lclark/ ...

Saturday, February 3

Workshop with Expirimental Animator Miriam Eqbal

Mariam Eqbal will also give a one day workshop for animators at any level of experience or interest with lunch provided. There will be space for 15...

Whitman College Baseball at  Pomona-Pitzer Colleges

Whitman College Baseball at Pomona-Pitzer Colleges Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/pomonapitzer/ ...

Whitman College Baseball at  Pomona-Pitzer Colleges

Whitman College Baseball at Pomona-Pitzer Colleges Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/pomonapitzer/ ...

Whitman College Women's Basketball at  Pacific University

Whitman College Women's Basketball at Pacific University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/pacific/ ...

Whitman College Men's Basketball at  Pacific University

Whitman College Men's Basketball at Pacific University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/pacific/ ...

Sunday, February 4

Whitman College Baseball at  Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges

Whitman College Baseball at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/cms/ ...

« Tournées » French Film Series - À peine j'ouvre les... (As I Open My Eyes)

À peine j'ouvre les... (As I Open My Eyes) Tunisia, in the months preceding the Arab Spring: this sparkling film shadows Farah, a rebellious young woman...

Monday, February 5

Zendrive Virtual Info Session

Join this noon info session with 2008 Whitman grad and sociology major Drew Varady. Drew will host two guest speakers: Jonathan Matus (Co-founder and CEO) &...

Tuesday, February 6

Whitman College Women's Basketball at  Whitworth University

Whitman College Women's Basketball at Whitworth University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitworth/ ...

Whitman College Men's Basketball at  Whitworth University

Whitman College Men's Basketball at Whitworth University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitworth/ ...

Wednesday, February 7

Sapere Recruiting Info Session

Interested in energy or technology consulting? Join Kirsten Gable '01 and other Sapere consultants during their on-campus info session for seniors. Learn...

Thursday, February 8

Community Service Program Leader Information Night & Pizza

Come learn about the these paid social justice positions for the 2018-2019 academic year!Talk with current Community Service champions about their leadership...

AIA Lecture Series - Gary Rollefson

The Revolution in Jordan: Neolithic Developments in the 9th - 6th Millennia BCE Gary Rollefson is Professor Emeritus of the Department of Anthropology at...

Friday, February 9

Peer Resume Review Drop-In Hours

Students: For an in-person peer resume review (without an appointment!), stop by Reid 219 between 9:00-5:00 PM on Fridays. For electronic resume review,...

Whitman College Swimming at  NWC Championship – Day 1

Whitman College Swimming at NWC Championship – Day 1 Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitworth/ ...

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs  University of Redlands

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs University of Redlands Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Saturday, February 10

Whitman College Swimming at  NWC Championship – Day 2

Whitman College Swimming at NWC Championship – Day 2 Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitworth/ ...

Whitman College Baseball at  Linfield College

Whitman College Baseball at Linfield College http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3380

Whitman College Women's Basketball at  George Fox University

Whitman College Women's Basketball at George Fox University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3311

Whitman College Men's Basketball at  George Fox University

Whitman College Men's Basketball at George Fox University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3282

Sunday, February 11

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs  No. 13 Trinity (Texas)

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs No. 13 Trinity (Texas) Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Swimming at  NWC Championship – Day 3

Whitman College Swimming at NWC Championship – Day 3 Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitworth/ ...

Whitman College Baseball at  George Fox University

Whitman College Baseball at George Fox University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3381

CANCELLED Whitman College Women's Tennis at  Lewis-Clark State University

CANCELLED Whitman College Women's Tennis at Lewis-Clark State University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3450

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse vs  Washington State Club Lacrossse (scrimmage)

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse vs Washington State Club Lacrossse (scrimmage) http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3468

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs  Lewis & Clark - scrimmage

Whitman College Men's Tennis vs Lewis & Clark - scrimmage Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Baseball at  Pacific (Ore.) University

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific (Ore.) University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3382

« Tournées » French Film Series - Dernieres Nouvelles Du Cosmos (Latest News from the Cosmos)

Dernieres Nouvelles Du Cosmos (Latest News from the Cosmos) Babouillec s.p. is a stunning poet whose dense texts interrogate the meaning of life. She is...

Monday, February 12

SR Education Group Recruiting Info Session

Join this noon info session with Program Manager at SR Education Eliana Schwartz '16 and her guests. They will also be scheduling on-campus interviews while...

Walla Walla Valley Farm to School Volunteer Recruitment Lunch

Come get some free pizza and learn how YOU can engage with local school gardens that intersect with science education, the environment, and the local farm to...

Rural American Digital Lab Application Deadline

In partnership with Heritage University in Toppenish, WA, Whitman College students have the opportunity to participate in a unique month-long digital...

Climate Science & Faith, Friends or Foes?

Tom Ackerman is Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Washington and Director of the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and...

Climate Science and Faith:  Friends or Foes?

Tom Ackerman, climate scientist, professor at the University of Washington, and person of faith explores the relationship between Christianity and the...

Tuesday, February 13

Dr. Luke Bowman Lecture

Join O'Donnell Visiting Educator Dr. Luke Bowman for a public lecture titled "What do we say, when do we say it, and who do we tell it to? Risk communication...

Wednesday, February 14

Lunch with Michelle Mulhern, Walla Walla County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Ms. Mulhern has spent her legal career in Washington and Oregon as a criminal justice attorney working as a civil servant. The focus of her remarks and...

Teaching & Researching Math Paid Summer Opportunities Info Session w/ Devon Yee '18

Interested in high school math or science education? Interested in math research? How does social justice connect to mathematics, economics, and computer...

Thursday, February 15

CANCELLED Whitman College Women's Tennis vs  Seattle University

CANCELLED Whitman College Women's Tennis vs Seattle University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3451

One Act Play Festival

These plays are written and selected by the students. They showcase student writers, performers, and designers in three original works. The audience gets...

Friday, February 16

Peer Resume Review Drop-In Hours

Students: For an in-person peer resume review (without an appointment!), stop by Reid 219 between 9:00-5:00 PM on Fridays. For electronic resume review,...

Finding Your Future: Communications & Media, Fine & Performing Arts

Fine & Performing Arts: 4:00 PM in Fouts 201 Communications & Media: 5:00 PM in Fouts 201 These panels are made possible by the Sava and Danica Andjelkovic...

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs  Willamette University

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs Willamette University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

One Act Play Festival

These plays are written and selected by the students. They showcase student writers, performers, and designers in three original works. The audience gets...

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs  Willamette University

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs Willamette University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Saturday, February 17

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse at  Linfield College Playday

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse at Linfield College Playday http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3469

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs  Linfield College

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs Linfield College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Baseball vs  Pacific (Ore.) University

Whitman College Baseball vs Pacific (Ore.) University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs  Linfield College

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs Linfield College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

One Act Play Festival

These plays are written and selected by the students. They showcase student writers, performers, and designers in three original works. The audience gets...

Whitman College Baseball vs  Pacific (Ore.) University

Whitman College Baseball vs Pacific (Ore.) University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Sunday, February 18

Whitman College Women's Tennis at  Willamette University

Whitman College Women's Tennis at Willamette University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3453

Whitman College Baseball vs  Pacific (Ore.) University

Whitman College Baseball vs Pacific (Ore.) University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

One Act Play Festival

These plays are written and selected by the students. They showcase student writers, performers, and designers in three original works. The audience gets...

 « Tournées » French Film Series - La Noir de... (Black Girl)

La Noire de . . . (Black Girl) A classic from Senegalese filmmaker Ousmane Sembène, Black Girl chronicles the alienation of a young African woman in France...

Monday, February 19

Tuesday, February 20

Justice without Equality? Classical Indian Perspectives on Race, Class and Gender

Justice without Equality? Classical Indian Perspectives on Race, Class and Gender presented by Dr. Christopher Fleming ‘11 Balliol College, Oxford

Wednesday, February 21

Power & Privilege Keynote - DeRay McKesson

DeRay Mckesson is a civil rights activist, a leader in the Black Lives Matter movement, and, a recent candidate for mayor of Baltimore, his hometown. With...

Thursday, February 22

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs  Willamette University

Whitman College Women's Basketball vs Willamette University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3314

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs  Linfield College - NWC Semifinal Round

Whitman College Men's Basketball vs Linfield College - NWC Semifinal Round http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3285

Friday, February 23

Peer Resume Review Drop-In Hours

Students: For an in-person peer resume review (without an appointment!), stop by Reid 219 between 9:00-5:00 PM on Fridays. For electronic resume review,...

Third World Cinema - Indigènes . . . (Days of Glory)

Director: Rachid Bouchareb | Algeria, 2006 | Drama During WWII, four North African men enlist in the French army to liberate that country from Nazi...

Saturday, February 24

Whitman College Baseball at  Whitworth University

Whitman College Baseball at Whitworth University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3386

Whitman College Baseball at  Whitworth University

Whitman College Baseball at Whitworth University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3387

Sunday, February 25

Whitman College Baseball at  Whitworth University

Whitman College Baseball at Whitworth University http://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=3388

Whitman College Department of Music Presents Robby Boyer Senior Lecture Recital

Robby Boyer, violin; Jan Roberts, piano; Austin Kamin, cello. Free and open to the public.

« Tournées » French Film Series - Fatima

Fatima Winner of the French Film Academy's prize for best film in 2015, Fatima tells the captivating story of a middle-aged Algerian women who struggles to...

Tuesday, February 27

When Helping Hurts, talk by Wendy Weinerman Rote '06

When Helping Hurts: Understanding the joint effects of helicopter parenting and parental overcontrol on young adults' lives. Given by Visiting Educator Wendy...

Wednesday, February 28

The Power of Story: A Talk Led by Scott Elliott

Professor Scott Elliott, an Associate Professor of Creative Writing and English here at Whitman, will be speaking about the power of story and the impact...

Law, the Media, and the Criminalization of Immigrants: Constructions & Consequences

Cecilia Menjívar (Foundation Distinguished Professor of Sociology, Andrew Carnegie Fellow, and Co-Director of the Center for Migration Research at the...

Whitman College Department of Music Presents Beyond Race Lecture Recital

Featuring Guest Artists Dr. Emery Stephens, baritone and Dr. Caroline Helton, soprano with Whitman College Music Faculty Monica Griffin Hunter, soprano. ...

February 2018