Category: News

Braggs opens Faculty Lecture Series with discussion of black diaspora in music

On Thursday, the College kicked off its annual Faculty Lecture Series with a talk from Associate Professor of Africana Studies Rashida Braggs in Wege Auditorium. The Faculty Lecture Series was…

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Students respond to Claiming Williams Day survey

William Newton/Executive Editor This week, the Record sent out a survey to a random sample of 500 students regarding participation in various Claiming Williams Day events. 123 responses were recorded,…

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College hosts physician panel on local organization’s new public health approach to gun violence prevention

Dr. Christopher Barsotti spoke about AFFIRM, a new physician-run organization aiming to tackle the issue of gun violence from a public health perspective. Photo courtesy of Professor Leyla Rouhi. On…

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Students explore equity in construction at the College

During Claiming Williams day, the Feminist Collective and Converging Worlds organized a panel to discuss the underrepresentation of women and people of color in the construction industry and how the…

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In other ivory towers: news around academia

Colleges host students from University of Puerto Rico On Sept. 20, Hurricane Maria, a Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 155 miles per hour, made landfall on Puerto…

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Spring Street Blues: From the files of campus security

Tuesday 2-6-18 7:55 a.m. Brooks parking lot: A student reported slipping and falling on some ice. She said she was not injured, but her biggest concern was that the parking…

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Ramunto’s Brick Oven Pizza to replace Hops and Vines as new Log vendor

On Tuesday, the College announced that food and drink service will return to The Log in a new partnership with Ramunto’s Brick Oven Pizza. Work will continue in the next…

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Julissa Arce speaks about her pathway to U.S. citizenship

On Thursday, immigrant rights advocate Julissa Arce delivered Claiming Williams Day’s morning keynote address on the plight of undocumented immigrants and her legal and spiritual journey toward becoming an American…

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College grants tenure to professors Cohen, Ephraim, Knibbs, Mitchell

Last month, the Board of Trustees Executive Committee approved the Committee on Appointment’s vote to grant tenure to four College professors: Phoebe Cohen, Laura Ephraim, Eric Knibbs and Gregory Mitchell.…

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Science Quad, Center for Learning in Action renamed in honor of President Emeritus Falk

The Falk Science Quad was renamed in January to recognize President Emeritus Falk's strong commitment to science education over the course of his tenure. Photo courtesy of June Han/Staff Photographer.…

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