Category: Features

Pilot Wild Oats delivery initiative brings healthy, affordable food to campus

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” “You are what you eat.” And of course, the classic: “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” We’ve all heard…

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One in Two Thousand: Emma Lezberg ’20

I met Emma Lezberg ’20 last year at the Jewish Association, and was fascinated by her love of animals and her refugee advocacy work. We met up to discuss karate,…

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‘Eph Superfan’ shows her school spirit

“I always used to joke with my friends that I was recruited for fandom,” Emily Elder ’20 said when asked about her incredible enthusiasm for athletics at the College. Elder…

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‘Celestial Pavilion’ design wins architecture class competition

Last Thursday at solar noon, 12:39 p.m. EST, over 20 students, faculty and staff gathered in the Celestial Pavilion, designed by Kate Latimore ’19. The pavilion is a sleek and…

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MSRC applies innovative new tutoring strategies

This year the Peer Academic Support Network, under the guidance of Laura Muller, is implementing a number of substantial changes that will seek to improve the network’s functionality and accessibility.…

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One in Two Thousand: Onyeka Obi ’21

I met Onyeka when she auditioned for Frosh Revue this fall. This week, I caught up with her about her path to the College, creative prom photos and, of course,…

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Graffiti remains a campus mystery

Just outside Whitman’s dining hall, there is a piece of graffiti that has gone untouched for years. The words “Si nos dan a un@  Nos dan a tod@s!” have hung…

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Students use scooters for fun transport

There is a rising population of students riding scooters around campus. Scooters, originally used as methods of transportation for football players during preseason, have risen in popularity that now extends…

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Senior’s thesis challenges depictions of black women in media

What started off as a journey in self-discovery inspired Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies major Rachel Jones ’18 to research black women in the media for her senior thesis. “It…

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A-Frame delights with fresh treats

It’s 8 a.m. on a Tuesday morning, and while most students at the College are still zombified, Sharon Sutter has already been churning out batches of muffins, breads and cakes…

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