Category: Features

‘Willinet-TV’ proves vehicle for community engagement

“WilliNet-TV” is a name many students at the College may have heard but few understand. Although it may seem like a constant presence in the background of Williamstown life (students…

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WOC cabin entertains chilly students

The New Dorland Memorial Cabin offers easy access to outdoor activities for adventurous students. RB Smith/Features editor. The Williams Outing Club (WOC) cabin is a woodland dwelling nestled at the…

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’6 House offers rich cuisine

It was a quiet and cold Saturday, and I really needed some comfort food. So, I drove down Route 7 towards the 1896 House Pub, or the ’6 House, as…

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The College bids shalom to beloved Cantor Bob Scherr

Of the many life lessons Cantor Bob Scherr has instilled in the College community, one in particular describes his time here best: don’t be afraid of getting lost, especially when…

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Two in Two Thousand: Lili Bierer ’19 and Phacelia Cramer ’19

Janeth Rodriguez/Photo Editor. In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Record brings you its annual profile of a campus couple. This year, I sat down with Lili Bierer and Phacelia Cramer,…

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Students lament Trump’s immigration executive order

On Jan. 27, President Trump signed an executive order restricting the entry of people into the U.S. from seven predominantly Muslim countries – Sudan, Libya, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Somalia and…

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Restaurant week delights Berkshires

Water Street Grill provides an inexpensive and friendly dining experience during “North County Eats.” Minwei Cao/Staff Writer. As someone familiar with D.C. and Baltimore restaurant weeks, I was skeptical when…

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Activism in the Age of Trump. Jason Liu/Photo Editor.

Activism in the Age of Trump

Photo Editor Jason Liu heads to Boston for the Women's March on January 22 with Features Editor Jane Petersen. After meeting a rising generation of activists, they explore the historical backdrop…

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One in Two Thousand: Charlie Harrison ‘18.5

I first met Charlie while I was getting settled into the suite we shared freshman year, beginning an unlikely friendship replete with deep conversations, clever nicknames and no paucity…

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Ephs gather for first campus hackathon

On Sunday, students at the College participated in the first ever campus hackathon, dubbed EphHacks. Janeth Rodriguez/Photo Editor. Sunday mornings at the College are usually slow to start. This past…

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