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Whitman College Event Recordings

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A collection of recordings from lectures, presentations, artists talks, and visiting speakers held at Whitman College. The events are a selection of the overall collection.

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Creator (cre): Agard, Alisha
Creator (cre): Hansack, Ashley
Date
October 18, 2017
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This recording is the keynote address at the first ever Change Now! conference in 2017, for students of color and underrepresented student groups in the Pacific Northwest, titled "Why Campus Activism Matters Beyond College: Our Journeys from Campus to Community," by Whitman graduates Alisha Agard and Ashley Hansack.

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Creator (cre): Kilmer, Jason
Date
September 6, 2017
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A lecture given during the 2017 Opening Week at Whitman College by Dr. Jason Kilmer titled "Beer Goggles to Blackouts, 'the Munchies' to Memory Problems: The Science of Alcohol and Marijuana."

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Creator (cre): Sullivan, Meghan, 1982-
Date
November 16, 2017
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At the second annual Veritas Forum at Whitman College, Notre Dame philosophy professor Meghan Sullivan shares the journey by which – to her own surprise – she became convinced by the truth-claims of the Christian faith, and explores the top three questions she has wrestled with in terms of the rationality of holding to a "thick" and complex belief-system. Moderated by Patrick Frierson. Sponsored by the Whitman College Philosophy Department and the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life

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Creator (cre): Berebichez, Deborah
Date
February 9, 2021
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Deborah Berebichez grew up in a conservative community that discouraged girls from pursuing a career in science, technology or engineering. She went on to study physics, becoming the first Mexican woman to graduate with a PhD in physics from Stanford. In this presentation, she shares her journey which led her to becoming a physicist, a TV host of science programs, and a mentor to young women who want to become scientists. She will also discuss questions such as what is data science? What can
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Creator (cre): Smith, Kiki
Date
December 6, 2017
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A Whitman College Visiting Artist Lecture by Kiki Smith, sponsored by the Whitman College Art Department and the Walla Walla Foundry.