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Upcoming Events

"Squeak Meisel: the immortals" Art Exhibit
Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 | 10 a.m.

Inclusive University Classroom Lecture - Lorna Hernandez Jarvis
Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 | 7 p.m.

LAST CHANCE: "Squeak Meisel: the immortals" Art Exhibit
Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 | 10 a.m.

Jennifer Stuller: Ink Stained Amazons and Cinematic Warriors: Superwomen in Modern Mythology
Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 | 7 p.m.

Todd Reed Art Exhibit
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 | 5 p.m.

Kathryn Smith Poetry Reading
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 | 7 p.m.

International Education & Diversity Forum
Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 | 6 p.m.

Dr. Dwayne Mack
Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 | 7 p.m.

Speakers & Artists Series Campus Events Calendar


Whitworth University Makes List of Top Five Schools for Music Majors on Popular Career Website
Whitworth University is proud to announce it has placed fifth on’s list of best schools in the state of Washington for music majors.

Renowned Jazz Pianist Ellis Marsalis to Perform Nov. 4 with Whitworth Jazz Ensemble
Ellis Marsalis, regarded by many as the premier modern jazz pianist in New Orleans, will perform Nov. 3 and 4 at Whitworth University. Marsalis will lead a free jazz clinic for the public on Nov. 3 and will be the featured artist for the 28th annual Whitworth Guest Artist Jazz Concert on Nov. 4 on the Cowles Auditorium Main Stage.

The Campaign for Whitworth Surpasses $100 Million Goal
Whitworth University is proud to announce The Campaign for Whitworth has surpassed its original $100 million goal, making it the largest fundraising effort in the university’s history.

Whitworth University Presents the President’s Colloquy on Civil Discourse: A series of three discussions, starting Oct. 19
Whitworth University, in an effort to elevate constructive dialogue and healthy discourse on issues that divide us, will host the President’s Colloquy on Civil Discourse, a three-part discussion that will encourage community members to ask tough questions, exchange new ideas with open minds and hearts, and think critically about their own roles in sustaining constructive dialogue within a framework of Christian commitment.

Whitworth Theatre Presents the Tony Award-Winning Play "The Elephant Man"
Whitworth Theatre will stage its fall production, the Tony Award-winning play The Elephant Man, on Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21 at 7:30 p.m., and Oct. 15 and 22 at 2 p.m.

Wm. Paul Young, Author of "The Shack," C. Baxter Kruger and John MacMurray to Speak at Whitworth University
Whitworth University’s Office of Church Engagement welcomes Wm. Paul Young, author and producer of "The Shack," along with C. Baxter Kruger, director of Perichoresis, and John MacMurray, founder of the Northwest School of Theology, for a lecture on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 7-8:15 p.m. in Weyerhaeuser Hall’s Robinson Teaching Theatre. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (509) 777-3275.

Miguel De La Torre to bring award-winning documentary "Trails of Hope and Terror" to Whitworth University
The Whitworth University Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, to mark National Hispanic Heritage Month, will present author and screenwriter Miguel De La Torre, Ph.D., and his award-winning documentary "Trails of Hope and Terror" on Monday, Sept. 25, from 7-9 p.m. in Weyerhaeuser Hall’s Robinson Teaching Theatre.

Whitworth University is No. 5 in "U.S. News" Rankings of Best Values in the West
Whitworth University was ranked No. 5 in U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings of the best regional university values in the West. For the 18th consecutive year, Whitworth also ranked in the top 15 best universities out of 126 master's-level universities in the 15-state region of the Western United States, ranking No. 8 this year. Whitworth also earned the No. 2 ranking on the list of best undergraduate teaching in the West.

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