The Poets pose for their 2022 season media day.

Women’s Volleyball Serves Up A New Season

It is the beginning of September, meaning the start of sports for Whittier  College, the  Women’s Volleyball team being one of them.

The Whittier College Johnny Poet mascot head, next to the Christ the Reedeemer statue. In the middle it states, Whittier Basketball Brazil August 2022.

Men’s Basketball Goes Big in Brazil

The Men’s Basketball team went on a trip to Rio de Janeiro, that consisted of both on the court duties and off the court experiences.

An array of students in a city, with picket signs protesting for student debt relief.

How Will Student Debt Relief Impact You?

On August 24, President Biden issued a plan which intends to erase up to $20,000 of student debt for loan borrowers.

Orientation Issue: What to look forward to for the 2022-2023 Sports

It is a new year for sports as orientation starts this week. Many of our returning athletes and coaches are excited for the new year.

Orientation Issue: A day in the life of a commuter

Angélica Escobar Editor in Chief The Commute I always start my morning at 7 a.m. with a fifteen-minute drive to campus. On the way, I stop and get a cup of coffee to help me get through my very busy day which often includes classes, my on-campus jobs, and some much-needed downtime with friends. I […]

Orientation Issue: Dorm life, it’s not so bad.

Living in the dorms can be scary, especially if it is your first time living away from home. Here are some tips from managing editor Abby Padilla on what it’s like living in the dorms.

Orientation Issue: COVID-19 and Monkeypox Protocol for the Upcoming School Year

As the 2022-2023 school year begins there are new guidelines regarding COVID-19 and Monkeypox at Whittier College.

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Senior Send-Off: Tanner Sherlock, Media Council’s Ace

Confucius may have had Sherlock in mind when he said, ‘To learn something and then have a chance to put it into practice — Isn’t that a joy?’

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Residential Life Urges Students to Complete Housing Application

The time has come once again to choose housing for the next school year! The priority housing deadline is April 24.

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Mask Mandate and Repercussions at Whittier College

The COVID-19 Task Force sent an email to all students on March 4, 2022 stating that Whittier College will still require face coverings.