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Events

April 19 - May 18, 2021

Monday, April 19

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

LinkedIn Headshot Session

Come get a professional headshot for all your professional networking needs!

Next Steps 2021: See the World with the Fulbright Program

Do you want to use your Whitman education to engage the world? Then the Fulbright Program may be for you! On April 19, come and learn about The Fulbright...

5:30 pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 20

Supervisor training on Employee Assistance Program

Contact HR at hr@whitman.edu for more information.

9 am
Virtual Event
Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

AAUW Start Smart Salary Negotiation workshop (Fourth Years Only) - WCM & Craft Your Future Series

Don't leave money on the table - you can ask for more! Salary negotiation is not an innate skill - it's something you must learn and practice to be...

4:30 pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 21

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Robert Sapolsky

Dr. Sapolsky is a MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Professor and Professor of Neurology and of Neurosurgery at Stanford University,...

Pause

You are invited to Pause, a 20-minute study break where we take time to breathe, relax, and de-stress. Come with your camera on or off for quiet community,...

8:30 pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 22

Spring Break

Spring break days are March 8 & 23, April 7 & 22, and May 7

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Virtual Career Trek: Bend Oregon Forensic Lab

Have you watched those true crime TV shows? Are you fascinated by forensic science? In this session, the forensic lab in Bend Oregon is going to share with...

12 pm
Virtual Event
Zipline and Slacklines!

Zipline Bonanza! Meet on Ankeny for some ziplining and slacklining facilitated by the Outdoor Program. Free, and no need to sign up anywhere, just come! ...

2021 SAIG/GSC Dissertation Lecture: Forgetting Sextus Pompey: the bellum Siculum and Vergil’s Aeneid.

The AIA’s Student Affairs Interest Group (SAIG) and SCS’s Graduate Student Committee (GSC) are pleased to announce the 2021 SAIG/GSC Dissertation Lecture....

Virtual Career Trek: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

Join Greg Holtcamp and Paul Roush for a Virtual Trek to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard! You will get an overview of the Shipyard, hear about opportunities,...

2:30 pm
Virtual Event
AIA-Walla Walla, Colonial Collecting, Postcolonial Preserving: Understanding the History of the Sutro Egyptian Collection and Mummies

Lissette Jiménez is Assistant Professor in Museum Studies at San Francisco State University. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of California,...

7:30 pm
Virtual Event

Friday, April 23

Fall 2021 Pre-registration begins

Pre-registration begins for returning students. See instructions for day and times.

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Katherine Beckett, “Race, Equity, and Justice: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty in Washington State”

Katherine Beckett is Professor in the Departments of Sociology and Law, Societies, and Justice at the University of Washington. Sponsored by Sociology...

12 pm
Virtual Event
Decolonizing Whitman: It's Time To Get Marcus Whitman Off Our Campus

On Friday, 4/23, from 1-3 pm, we will be on Ankeny field where you can join us to make posters to put in your window showing your discontent with having this...

Delta Gamma Spring Corn hole Fundraiser

Delta Gamma is hosting an annual fundraiser to raise money for Service for Sight, a DG founded non-profit that works with and aids the blind and visually...

Open Kayaking

OPEN KAYAKING Come kayaking at the Harvey Pool in the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center. It is FREE! Kayaks, instructors and coaching available. If you are new...

"Colonial Swag in Space (Ferengi Feminism)"

Please note that the speaker has issued a content warning for audiences due to language in this talk. April Bey grew up in The Bahamas (New Providence) and...

4 pm
Virtual Event
Senior Lecture/Recital: Abby Herrick

Senior Music Lecture and Recital: Abby Herrick - https://vimeo.com/533757326

4 pm
Virtual Event
Torange Yeghiazarian Headshot

Originally from Iran, Torange Yeghiazarian, is the founding Artistic Director of Golden Thread Productions, one of the first Middle Eastern-focused theatre...

5 pm
Virtual Event
Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

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

Saturday, April 24

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse at Linfield College https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4313

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

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

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Beginning Mountain Biking

Learn the basics of mountain biking on a casual ride up the Mill Creek Trail to ride at Bennington Lake. No previous experience necessary, mountain bike,...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Women's Tennis at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4460

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Sunday, April 25

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Women's Lacrosse at Linfield College https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4451

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

WOCV & BIPOC Outdoor Club Joint Climbing Wall Event

Women of Color Voices and the BIPOC Outdoor Club are partnering to offer this climbing wall event. No experience is necessary. Equipment and instruction...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Bennington SUP Adventure

Bike up to Bennington lake with the group where you’ll then get out on the water on a Stand-Up Paddleboard! All gear included and no experience...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Senior Piano Recital by Yana Miakshyla & Friends

Senior Piano Recital by Yana Miakshyla, '21, including compositions by Bach, Chopin, Prokofiev, and Messiaen, performed by Jan Roberts, piano, and Liam...

7 pm
Virtual Event

Monday, April 26

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs George Fox University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Mireya Villarreal

Emmy Award-winning CBS correspondent Mireya Villarreal presents the 2021 Hosokawa Journalism Lecture. She joins the Whitman community for a virtual...

6 pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 27

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Next Steps 2021: Mastering the Art of the Informational Interview

When you are looking for a job or exploring your first career path, one of the most effective aspects of your research should be informational interviews....

12 pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, April 28

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Dublin Award Presentation: Recontextualizing Traumatic History Through Memorialization

Gabi Dinkin, Philosophy and Sociology, Class of 2022, Hannah Rudman, Philosophy and Psychology, Class of 2022, Julia Ireland, German Studies and Philosophy,...

5 pm
Virtual Event
Pause

You are invited to Pause, a 20-minute study break where we take time to breathe, relax, and de-stress. Come with your camera on or off for quiet community,...

8:30 pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 29

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

The struggle that remains: Between World and International

Professor Samera Esmeir, (UC Berkeley, Rhetoric) will be giving a talk as part of the campus wide programming around Race, Health, and Violence. Sponsored...

4 pm
Virtual Event
Leverage your Strengths: StrengthsFinder Workshop

Interested in learning more about your strengths? Want to leverage your strengths into action? Focus on your positives and learn about how your individual...

DISCO Meeting

Come and join the conversation, share your experiences, or just enjoy the company of fellow Disabled students at this upcoming DISCO meeting! With community...

Friday, April 30

Sweet Onion Crank Climbing Competition

The Sweet Onion Crank is an annual climbing competition held each April at the Whitman College Climbing Center. This year’s event will take place from April...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Open Kayaking

Come kayaking at the Harvey Pool in the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center. It is FREE! Kayaks, instructors and coaching available. If you are new to kayaking...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Distance Track Buck Scoring https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4501

Debbie Chinn Headshot

The Business side of Theater: creative approaches to diversifying arts organizations from the stage to the Board of Directors. Our guest Debbie Chinn will...

5 pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, May 1

Biking and Ecology

Go for a short ride along the Mill Creek trail to Rooks Park while stopping frequently to look out for wildlife and talk about the ecology of the Walla Walla...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Men's Tennis at Pacific University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4384

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

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

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4399

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4473

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Sunday, May 2

Tree Walk

Explore the trees around campus with the help of leaders from the Outdoor Program (OP). RSVP link -...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Men's Tennis at Pacific University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4491

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

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

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4399

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4473

Beginning Mountain Biking

Learn the basics of mountain biking on a casual ride up the Mill Creek Trail to ride at Bennington Lake. No previous experience necessary, mountain bike,...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Monday, May 3

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball at Pacific Lutheran University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4399

Tuesday, May 4

Craft Your Future: Crafting your Professional Identity

How are your skills and interest presented? Are these elevating your credibility and differentiating you from the "competition"? This workshop will shed...

4:30 pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 5

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Pause

You are invited to Pause, a 20-minute study break where we take time to breathe, relax, and de-stress. Come with your camera on or off for quiet community,...

8:30 pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 6

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Distance Track Whitworth Twilight https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4502

Friday, May 7

Spring Break

Spring break days are March 8 & 23, April 7 & 22, and May 7

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Distance Track Central Washington University https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4503

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Open Kayaking

Come kayaking at the Harvey Pool in the Baker Ferguson Fitness Center. It is FREE! Kayaks, instructors and coaching available. If you are new to kayaking...

Saturday, May 8

Nature Illustration

Take a walk to some beautiful places near campus and work on some outdoor art skills! Some art supplies provided, although always encouraged to bring your...

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs University of Puget Sound Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs University of Puget Sound Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Sunday, May 9

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs University of Puget Sound Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Ecology Adventure

Take a break from studying with a walk-up Mill Creek where we’ll enjoy the outdoors by getting to know some of the local flora and fauna. RSVP link -...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs University of Puget Sound Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Monday, May 10

OCS Application Deadline

May 10, 2021, is the OCS Application Deadline for Spring 2022 study abroad programs.

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Baseball vs University of Puget Sound Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/whitman/ ...

Tuesday, May 11

Wednesday, May 12

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Pause

You are invited to Pause, a 20-minute study break where we take time to breathe, relax, and de-stress. Come with your camera on or off for quiet community,...

8:30 pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 13

Final Exams - 9-11am and 2-4pm

Final exams for Spring 2021 will take place May 13-15 and 17-18, 2021.

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Distance Track NWC Championships https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4527

Friday, May 14

Final Exams - 9-11am and 2-4pm

Final exams for Spring 2021 will take place May 13-15 and 17-18, 2021.

Whitman College Blues Logo (for Athletics use only)

Whitman College Distance Track NWC Championships https://athletics.whitman.edu/calendar.aspx?id=4528

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Saturday, May 15

Final Exams - 9-11am and 2-4pm

Final exams for Spring 2021 will take place May 13-15 and 17-18, 2021.

Along the Columbia River: Maya Lin and the Confluence Project

The exhibition is devoted to the Confluence Project, a series of six earthworks situated at historically significant points of contact between...

Monday, May 17

Final Exams - 9-11am and 2-4pm

Final exams for Spring 2021 will take place May 13-15 and 17-18, 2021.

Volunteer Hours Tracker 5/17-23

This is where volunteers for the Adopt-A-Grandparent program can track their weekly hours. Learn more at...

Tuesday, May 18

Final Exams - 9-11am and 2-4pm

Final exams for Spring 2021 will take place May 13-15 and 17-18, 2021.

April 19 - May 18, 2021