Category: News

Roseman studies viral enzyme, wins grant

Assistant Professor of Biology Nancy Roseman was recently awarded a grant of $266,191 through the National Science Foundation to study the biochemistry of the dUTPase enzyme through the vaccinia virus.

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‘Justice’ lectures poorly attended

Attendance at the Justice Across Generations fora in January ranged from standing room only to a handful of students.

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Frosh party habits spark the fuse that lit the powder keg

Residents of the First-Year Quad were shocked last week to find an anonymous message in the DA, complaining about the Quad’s noise problem. The message blamed drinking for the loud noise, along with the lax class schedule of Winter Study.

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Adams wins prestigious teaching award

Professor of Mathematics Colin Adams recently won one of three Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Distinguished Teaching Awards, highlighting him as a one of the best professors to have graced college campuses nationwide.

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Advising system re-evaluated

Recently, students and College Council have raised questions of the effectiveness of First year advising.

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The Record Wired

Many problems plague on-line publications today, especially newspapers. Moving a traditional print media to a digital format creates aesthetic and informational obstacles requiring resources most small colleges do not possess: significant capital, technical knowledge and a large supply of news.

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No charges filed

Yesterday, Northern Berkshire District Court Chief Magistrate Dennis D’Arcangulo ruled in a show cause hearing that there was insufficient evidence in the complaint that the Williamstown Police Department brought against Williams College Security.

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College puts Elm Tree House to greater use

After years of limited use, Elm Tree House, the mansion on the Mt. Hope Farm property, is to be brought up to code thanks to alumni support.

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Professor Robert Bell receives $12,500 for Robert Foster Cherry Award

English Professor Robert H. Bell recently received the Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teachers from Baylor University.

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Spring Street Blues

Monday 2-2-98 9:58am Fire alarm at Hopkins ?Hall. Cause was carpenters working. 9:25am Employee vehicle reported damaged in Faculty Club parking lot. 1:55pm Intrusion from the Log. Caused by staff.…

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