Category: Features

Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company celebrates 25 years

Dean Cycon ’75, founder of Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company, spoke at Friday’s Log Lunch about his work with indigenous farmers. Sophia Shin/Photo Editor In addition to being delicious, the…

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Six Hours in Bennington

Bennington’s attractions include the Bennington Museum, a battle monument, a chocolate shop and pottery factory (clockwise from top). Nicholas Goldrosen/Executive Editor Taking inspiration from the New York Times’ “36 Hours…

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Students tackle toxicity and improve play in video game community

It is 9 p.m. on a Friday, prime time for the unofficial hub of online video games: Jesup Hall, room 204. The steady clicking of computer mice and keyboards is…

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One in Two Thousand: Ben Weber ’21

Sophia Shin/Photo Editor I first met Ben along with all my other entrymates, but I truly got to know him when we performed together in Frosh Revue last fall. He…

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Hopkins Observatory planetarium showcases night sky wonders

Every Friday, the Hopkins Observatory offers free planetarium showings highlighting various astronomical points of interest. Photo courtesy of Williams College. It is the peculiar-looking building in Currier Quad that students…

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Spotlight on research: Professor explores complex femininity with fiction

Karen Shepard recently published a story collection, Kiss Me Someone. Photo courtesy of Williams Magazine. Karen Shepard ’87 has always been enchanted by the world of stories and characters. Growing…

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Trackers unveil mystery of animal prints

Naturalist Dan Yacobellis gave students a hands-on experience with animal tracking in Hopkins Forest. Faris Gulamali/Arts Editor. Imagine that every step you took today left a visible track on the…

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Just Visiting: Shervin Malekzadeh and Heather Love discuss revolts, friendship

The Record’s newest column, “Just Visiting,” highlights visiting professors’ research and careers. In the column’s first installment, Shervin Malekzadeh and Heather Love share a bit about themselves and what it’s…

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Bottom’s Up: Pub Night in Dodd

Pub Night is a new social event sponsored by College Council where students can eat, drink and be merry. Photo courtesy of College Council. What more do you need to…

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Two in Two Thousand: Maia Czaikowski ’20 and Sam Wischnewsky ’20

Sophia Shin/Photo Editor. In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Record brings you its annual profile of a campus couple. I sat down with Maia Czaikowski ’20 and Sam Wischnewsky ’20,…

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