Category: News

College admits 1,146 students

The Admissions Office reports that Williams has accepted less students this year than it traditionally does, but may have a slightly larger incoming freshman class than normal.

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Deans agree to hire student activities intern this summer

After almost a decade of debate, the Dean’s Office has announced that it will hire a student activities intern to work with the leaders of student organizations in order to facilitate the planning of events and communication on campus.

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College loses professor, friend

Williams professor Michael Bell died Wednesday evening after more than 20 years of teaching in the English department and serving the broader college community.

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Revised town bylaw allows strip bars in ‘overlay district’

Despite the fact that numerous Williamstown residents have voiced adamant opposition to the prospect of strip bars opening in the town, the Planning Board has reversed its decision to ban both adult cabarets and strip bars from the town.

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Students rake in grants, fellowships

Imagine spending a year after graduation in Jamaica and South Africa, studying women’s behavior in the marketplace by working with them there.

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News today: Much ado about nothing

They say no news is good news, and if that’s the case, well then things are just fine and dandy in our world.

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College awards Bicentennial Medals in private ceremony

In a private ceremony on Friday President of the College Harry C. Payne awarded six Bicentennial Medals to graduates of the college.

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Payne’s agenda for college’s future emphasizes technology, public

The next decade at Williams College should see a strengthening of the curriculum, an increased emphasis on civic involvements and further integration of technology in teaching and research.

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