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  1. Whitworth men's basketball welcomes Gallaudet University to the FieldhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Friday night, but ultimately fell short by a score of 92-56. They'll now travel to Walla Walla to face Whitman College on Saturday. The Pirates start the 2017-18 campaign 1-0, while the Poets fell to 0-1. Grace Douglas led Whitworth with 21 points ...

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  2. Murdock Trust Honors Northwest Educators and StudentsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 13 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... The 2017 John Van Zytveld Award in the Physical Sciences: Gabe Juul, Meghan Feldman, and S.J. van Enk (Whitman College) The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, created by the will of the late Melvin J. (Jack) Murdock, provides grants to organizations in ...

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  3. BIIF volleyball: HPA's Lee named D-II Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | West Hawaii Today

    ... that Madi carried a big load, and Madi knew what the team needed from her." Lee is looking to play ball at Whitman College, a Division III school in Walla Walla, Wa., which is in the Northwest Conference and is packed with Hawaii kids. She's ...

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  4. Inside One School's Approach to Educating Young Black MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Education Week

    ... ning single-gender schools in the public school sector. Erin Pahlke, an assistant professor of psychology at Whitman College, discusses what research has shown so far on the effectiveness of single-gender education.

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  5. Theya re used to winning. Longtime politicians square off in Kennewick port electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... General Hospital District. Novakovich owns Esprit Graphic Communications in downtown Kennewick. He is a Whitman College graduate and retired from the Army as a lieutenant colonel. He first joined the port commission in 2009 and later ran for his ...

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  6. He's been a Dodgers fan since the day he met Maury WillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Rider, of course, was a Dodger fan the rest of his life. He played baseball at Long Beach Poly High and Whitman College in Washington. Hed now coaches youth baseball. He was at the World Series with his 23-year-old son, Cole, who lives in Manhattan ...

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  7. Edwin V. WhaleyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 26 | Wenatchee World

    Dr. Baker was an early settler in Eastern Washington, where he raised wheat and other crops, built a railroad from Walla Walla, , to the Columbia River, and established the first bank in the state of Washington, the Baker-Boyer Bank in Walla Walla. Because education was of significant importance to Dr. Baker, he donated property on which Whitman College was built.

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  8. Golden Gate Symphony Orchestra & Chorus to Present 'Beyond Border Walls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... High School in San Francisco; Joel Ponce, Tenor, a 23-year-old who earned a degree in Music Theory from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, where he wrote about mestizaje and the music of Gabriela Lena Frank for his senior thesis; and ...

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  9. Golden Gate Symphony Orchestra & Chorus To Open Season with ¡Viva Mexico! Beyond Border WallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... High School in San Francisco; Joel Ponce, Tenor, a 23-year-old who earned a degree in Music Theory from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, where he wrote about mestizaje and the music of Gabriela Lena Frank for his senior thesis; and ...

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  10. BuzzFeed examines Kootenai GOP politics, Brent Regan, 'wackadoodles' and more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    Anne Helen Petersen, the senior culture writer for BuzzFeed, Idahoan and former professor at Whitman College, has a lengthy report out today on Republican politics in Kootenai County. The piece, headlined "Wackadoodles, Establishment Hacks, And The Big, Ugly, Local Battle For The Heart Of The GOP," includes an interesting portrait of Brent Regan, Kootenai County Republican Central Committee chairman and board chair of the Idaho Freedom Foundation; you can read the full article online here .

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  11. The Standard Names Deanna Laidler Second Vice President, Compliance and Ethics OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... officer and corporate secretary at The Standard. Laidler received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Whitman College. She earned both her Juris Doctor and Master of Legal Letters in Health Law from DePaul University College of Law. About The ...

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  12. SportswatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Tacoma Weekly

    The Northwest Conference released its weekly award winners on Monday, Oct. 16, with Pacific Lutheran University volleyball student-athlete Kiana Calles earning Offensive Player of the Week accolades. Calles secured the honor after helping the Lutes to a pair of road victories over the weekend against in-state foes Whitworth University and Whitman College.

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  13. Why parents make flawed choices for their kids' schoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | District Administration

    ... school to be successful. Take the work of Erin Pahlke, for example. The assistant professor of psychology at Whitman College saw research showing that girls who attend school only with other girls tend to do better in math and science. The trick, ...

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  14. How Do We Keep Schools from Screwing Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | VDARE

    ... school to be successful. Take the work of Erin Pahlke, for example. The assistant professor of psychology at Whitman College saw research showing that girls who attend school only with other girls tend to do better in math and science. The trick, ...

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  15. Can Parents Really Pick the Best Schools for Their Kids?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... school to be successful. Take the work of Erin Pahlke, for example. The assistant professor of psychology at Whitman College saw research showing that girls who attend school only with other girls tend to do better in math and science. The trick, ...

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  16. Terroir 101: Wine Theory in Walla WallaRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | Wine Spectator

    Professor Kevin Pogue is a geologist at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash. Whitman is a small, private liberal-arts college that is well-regarded for its academic rigor.

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  17. Sex Determines Cardiac Myocyte Stretch and Relaxation [Editorial]Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | Circulation

    From the Department of Biology, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA ; and Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL . From the Department of Biology, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA ; and Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL .

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  18. 3 things to do today: jazz trombone Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... notes: Trombonist Dave Glenn, former member of the Gerry Mulligan Big Band and Director of Jazz Studies at Whitman College in Washington, will play with each of the four Friends University jazz combos in a 7:30 p.m. concert at the Sebits Auditorium ...

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  19. Then and Now: The long banking history of Riverside and Howard - Mon, 09 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... to read "First Bank". Through Ferris' long career, he served on the boards of many institutions, including Whitman College, Washington State University, St. Luke's Hospital, and the Hutton Settlement. Ferris was the state chair of war bond drives ...

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  20. Prep roundup: Yates leads Chiawana soccer to 4-1 win over Wa-HiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... freestyle, 25.04; 100 free, 55.95) won two events each to lead the host Blue Devils in a triple dual meet at Whitman College's Harvey Pool. Hillary Petersen won the 500 free in 5:46.98 to help Southridge to a 117-47 win over Chiawana.

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