After five years at the helm of Whitworth University, President Beck A. Taylor reflects on the institution's enduring identity, the necessity of a mind-and-heart education, and how he has grown as a leader.
Whitworth's newest arrivals on campus are bright leaders with servants' hearts, talented go-getters and resilient overcomers. Here we introduce three freshmen whose inspiring stories represent the remarkable Class of 2019.
Author Jess Walter, Whitworth's writer-in-residence for spring 2015, worked with student writers in classes and ate pizza with them in the HUB. His experience on campus reminded him that what college students want is "as evergreen as those Whitworth pines."