Category: Features

Vermicomposting worms its way into the College community

There are thousands of worms squirming their way through the Environmental Center. Don’t worry, though; they’re hard at work. Like a tiny colony of worker bees, they chew through scraps…

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Bursars play vital role at College

The question of money puts many students on edge. The complex and often harrowing world of bills, holds, balances and loans can seem impenetrable, and receiving a lengthy email about…

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Alum expands witty card company

Concussions do not stop Hailey Herring-Newbound ’16. If anything, they are a blessing in disguise for the recent alumna, whose handmade cards are now sold in Where’d You Get That?!…

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One in Two Thousand: Baladine Pierce ’20

If you attend an obscure campus event, you will likely spot Baladine Pierce ’20, a smiling, slender girl with blunt bangs wearing fur or plaid – or both. She and…

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Professor Alan Hirsch raises awareness about false confessions

Chair of Justice and Law Studies Alan Hirsch leads a double life. One is that of the typical professor at the College: grading papers, lecturing and steadfastly challenging his students…

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Virtual Reality room explores new technological frontier

Although some students may see Sawyer Library as a second home, many are unaware of all the surprises their familiar study spot has to offer. One such hidden gem is…

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One in Two Thousand: Kai Cash ’19

From his countless hilarious stories to his passion for public health and fashion, any interaction with Kai Cash ’19 is guaranteed to raise a smile. I sat down with Kai…

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Facilities prevails during winter storm

Grounds Manager Dave Fitzgerald has committed himself to battling Berkshire winters for the last 29 years. Photo credit: June Han While students lay in their beds on Feb. 11, Dave…

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One in Two Thousand: Laura Lee ’17

Laura Lee ’17 was the first friend I met at the College – or should I say through the College since, fittingly, we met on the internet after we both…

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Williams Club of New York makes appeal to new members

As of 2010, the Williams Club shares its Manhattan residence with the Columbia Club of New York and the Princeton Club of New York. Photo courtesy of the Williams Club.…

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