Two Juneau students graduate from Whitman College

Grayson Carlile, 2010 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate and Riley Paul, 2011 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate, will both be receiving a Bachelor's in geology during the Whitman commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 24.
Juneau's Mark Whitman awarded Certificates of Excellence from AHS

...Historical Records Advisory Board awarded Mark Whitman of Juneau and Larry Hibpshman of Kenai...research and dramatic presentations. Whitman was chosen under the ASHRAB's public...newspapers, and personal interviews, Whitman presents his narratives while dressed...
Whitman to present a live western based on local history

...presentations written and performed by local storyteller Mark Whitman. Whitman's original show, "The Birch Brothers: A Final...smuggling liquor -- a profitable industry at that time.Whitman's story was written based on his research of primary...
Coffee & Collections Series features historian Whitman

...Collections series will feature historian Mark Whitman, who will present Dick Willoughby's...subtle about researching Willoughby," Whitman said. "He kind of jumps out and grabs...who was Dick Willoughby? According to Whitman, Richard Gentry Willoughby, also known...
Whitman failed to tell the whole truth about offshore drilling

...Former EPA Administrator Christine Todd Whitman certainly has a right to express her opinion...presenting an independent, balanced view. Whitman mentioned that she co-chairs a "national...with a financial stake in nuclear power. Whitman also failed to cite her connection to...
Vance presents project at Whitman College event

Gabrielle Vance from Juneau presented a project at the 13th annual Whitman Undergraduate Conference, which took place April 12 on the campus of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Wash., according to a release from the school. Vance...
Welcoming literary citizens: An interview with 49 Writers' new director Erin Hollowell

...It's about my mother's descent into dementia, and her passing," she said.Each poem's title is a line from Walt Whitman's "Song of Myself;" she's sending the book to publishers now.Writers don't necessarily have an easy time touring...
Mildred Post Boesser

...Katharine graduated from Stanford, a feat in her era, and instilled the love of learning that led Mildred to first attend Whitman College, then by scholarship to Vassar for a degree in Christian Education, later a Masters of Arts in Teaching from University...
Whitman shines light on a 'dark chapter' of Alaska history

...tale-spinner. But local librarian Mark Whitman embodies both roles in equal engaging narrative. In his talks, Whitman brings history to life by focusing on...fiddle and Jack Fontanella on banjo), Whitman addressed his audience dressed in period...
Riley Paul earns all-conference soccer honors

...honor to cap off his senior season at Whitman College. In November, the Northwest...the tail end of an East Coast swing when Whitman downed host Randolph-Macon College by...Paul's eventual game winner for Whitman came early in the 58th minute. Two minutes...


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