Whitworth’s Ethics Bowl team wins ICW Bowl


The Whitworth "Philosoraptors" won the fourth annual Independent Colleges of Washington Ethics Bowl held at Seattle University on April 23 and 24.  The team defeated Walla Walla University, Heritage University and Seattle Pacific University in preliminary rounds and defeated Seattle University in the semifinals and St. Martin's University in the final round.  This is…

Whitworth Forensics takes second at OSU


The Arguing Bucs took second place at the Oregon State University tournament in Corvallis, Oregon, finishing ahead of regional rivals including Lewis & Clark College, Oregon State University, Pacific University and the University of Portland. James Eccles '(17) finished as the second overall speaker out of over 60 at the…

Whitworth takes 2nd place debate sweepstakes in Oklahoma


The Whitworth Forensics team took second place out of 18 schools at the University of Oklahoma debate tournament on February 11, 2017.  Whitworth finished ahead of national rivals including Colorado Christian University, Oral Roberts University, Southern Methodist University and the University of Oklahoma. Jacob Farrell ’18 was undefeated in the…

Follow the 2017 Media Impact tour on Twitter!


A group of Communication Studies students, along with Associate Professor Kevin Grieves, are visiting New York City and Washington D.C. to explore two of the U.S.'s most exciting communications environments. Follow their Twitter adventures here. #WUMediaImpact2017 Tweets

Media Impact group set to depart for New York, DC


Ten Whitworth students have their bags packed for the 2017 Media Impact in the U.S. trip this month. The group will spend time first in New York City, then travel to Washington, D.C. Students will meet leaders in media-related organizations, and they will have the opportunity to learn about current…

New internship postings


posted 10/6/17: Academic-year internship position with 2nd Harvest Food Bank and the Core. 6-8 hours (could go up to 10 for academic credit needs) estimated weekly, ideally Wednesday mornings to attend weekly planning meetings. Requirements: Flexible, works well with people, problem solver, social media adept, capable of writing and presenting WORK…

Forensics places fifth at Linfield


The Whitworth University Forensics team did well at the Linfield College tournament in McMinnville, Oregon.  James Eccles ’17 and Lacey Sherman ’18 closed out the final round of debate to lead the way. The team brought home 10 speech awards and 12 debate awards.  The Arguing Bucs took fifth place…

“Philosoraptors” win Northwest Regional Ethics Bowl


Whitworth’s Ethics Bowl team, the Philosoraptors, won at the Northwest Regional Ethics Bowl on Saturday, November 12 at Pacific Lutheran University.  The team took first place among 10 universities from three states.  Whitworth defeated the University of Portland, Seattle Pacific University and Pacific Lutheran University in the preliminary rounds, Washington…

Whitworth Forensics wins the East Texas Baptist University tournament


The Whitworth University forensics team won the top sweepstakes award at the East Texas Baptist University tournament in Marshall, TX this past weekend.  The Arguing Bucs defeated 14 other schools, including national rivals University of Arkansas-Monticello, Louisiana State University-Shreveport, Stephen F. Austin University and Southern Methodist University. In the varsity…

Forensics opens season at Lewis & Clark College


The Whitworth University forensics team opened its season at the Lewis & Clark College tournament this past weekend in Portland, Oregon, taking 3rd in the speech sweepstakes out of out of 16 schools from six states. The team defeated regional rivals including Pacific University, Humboldt State University, and Oregon State…
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