Category: News

Students elect new College Council representatives

Between Thursday and Saturday, 1104 students voted in the biannual College Council (CC) elections, in which all offices were up for election. Annual positions included CC co-presidents, treasurer, parliamentarian and…

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WOC repurposes Winter Carnival money toward financial aid

The Williams Outing Club (WOC) hosted an Alice in Wonderland-themed Winter Carnival last weekend. While the weekend included many traditional Winter Carnival events, such as a themed dinner and the…

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JA panel provides forum to address student concerns

On Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Junior Advisor Advisory Board (JAAB) hosted a panel discussion and open forum on the junior advisor (JA) system. Held in Dodd Living Room, the event…

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Students respond to survey on participation in activism involving race, gender, class, religion

Graphics courtesy of Sam Wolf/News Editor. As part of a closer look at student activism on campus, the Record conducted a survey last week that measured levels of student participation…

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New cup compost bins installed in effort to expand eco-friendly practices across campus

The cup compost bins were first introduced by WCMA and the Ghana ThinkTank last spring and were expanded by the Wiliams Environmental Council. Photo courtesy of Katie Brule/Photo Editor. The…

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History professor Alexander Bevilacqua presents new book on Islamic history

Assistant Professor of History Alexander Bevilacqua spoke on his new book. Photo courtesy of Katie Brule/Photo Editor. Last Thursday, Assistant Professor of History Alexander Bevilacqua gave a presentation on his…

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Bursar’s Office changes name to Office of Student Accounts

On Feb. 12, the Bursar’s Office renamed itself the Office of Student Accounts. Controller Susan Hogan said the name change was motivated by a desire for clarity, as the term…

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College Council censures club sailing

At its Feb. 6 meeting, College Council (CC) voted to censure the club sailing team for several financial and other violations of CC by-laws. In the wake of this decision,…

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Spring Street Blues: From the files of campus security

Monday 2-12-18 5:31 p.m. Lasell: Campus Safety and Security (CSS) received a call from the Fitness Center Monitor reporting blood spots in the men’s locker room. The source of the…

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Local paratransit bus workers consider strike

In the next few days, the Berkshire Regional Transit Authority (BRTA) will consider beginning a strike, potentially ceasing to offer its regularly scheduled paratransit transportation services. This protest was announced…

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