Category: One in 2000

One in Two Thousand: Derrick Bonafilia ’17

Christian Ruhl/Managing Editor. I met Derrick the very first day I arrived at Williams three years ago, and we’ve been the best of friends ever since. We lived in the…

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One in Two Thousand: Maddy Boutet ’20

Grace Flaherty/Photo Editor. I first met Maddy when she moved into my entry at the beginning of the year. Hours later, I saw her decked out in a racing suit…

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One in Two Thousand: Joseph Wilson ’19

Marshall Borrus/Staff photographer. I first met Joseph when he stayed as a prospective student in my entry. His optimism proved infectious and his positive aura an inspiration to us all.…

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One in Two Thousand: Olivia Larsen ’17

Marshall Borrus/Contributing Photographer. I got to know Olivia last year at Oxford, partly through highly competitive games of croquet on the lawn of the Williams House. In fact, “highly competitive”…

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One in Two Thousand: Okan Küçük ’18

Grace Flaherty/Photo editor. I first met Okan when I was moving into the American Foreign Policy Institute this past summer, and he graciously offered to help me move in. I…

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Professor Charles Dew reflects on racism in new memoir

Professor Charles Dew grew up in the segregated South, and his new book reflects on his coming to terms with the racism in his town. Marshall Borrus/Contributing Photographer. Likely, you’ve…

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One in Two Thousand: Nica Kovalcik ’19

Grace Flaherty/Photo Editor. I met Nica Kovalcik when we moved into the same entry as first-years. We quickly bonded and are now living together in Fayerweather Hall. I sat down…

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One in Two Thousand: Mickey Babek ’20

Grace Flaherty/Photo Editor. I met Mickey Babek ’20 when he was my Where Am I?! frosh at the beginning of the semester. He was always full of energy and, from…

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Two in Two Thousand: Rachel Lee ’16 and Eva Fourakis ’16

Grace Flaherty/Photo Editor. We met Rachel Lee ’16 and Eva Fourakis ’16 as nervous section editors, and through our time on the Record board, they transformed from intimidating executive editors…

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One in Two Thousand: Gabriella Kallas ’16

Emory Strawn/Photo Editor. I met Gabriella Kallas ’16 in my first days at the College and immediately looked up to her. From dashing across the rugby field to running workshops…

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