Category: One in 2000

One in Two Thousand: Yuuka McPherson ’19

Grace Flaherty/Photo editor. From harvesting lavender on a California mountainside to making gains for powerlifting competitions in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, Yuuka McPherson ’19 has traveled the nation — and…

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One in Two Thousand: Boro Vitezovic ’20

Grace Flaherty/Photo editor. I first met Boro as his Junior Advisor when he moved in for international orientation in August, only his second trip to the U.S. He’s one of…

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One in Two Thousand: Divya Sampath ’18

Marshall Borrus/Staff Photographer. Divya and I first bonded freshman fall over our gap years, our interest in international development and our spontaneous approach to buying plane tickets. Since then we’ve…

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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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