Category: News

‘A People’s History of Performance Art’ fails to perform

Last Thursday, A People’s History of Performance Art, a live series made in collaboration between the College’s theater department and the Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA), debuted in the…

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Survey shows that students’ comfort with dean’s office middling, especially for issues regarding gender, race

The Record conducted a survey to assess the comfort level of students at the College with regards to going to the dean’s office for assistance with personal, academic and other…

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Spring Street Blues

Tuesday 10-17-17 12:08 a.m. Mission Park: A first-year student made a report concerning suspicious text messages.  Campus Safety and Security (CSS) contacted the Williamstown Police Department due to the disturbing…

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Gospel Choir protests anthem on Mountain Day

On Friday, Gospel Choir used its Mountain Day performance of “The Star Spangled Banner” to draw attention to racial injustices in America and at the College. Huddled together at the…

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Students accuse College of racial bias in recent disciplinary action

On Oct. 8, Emily O’Brien ’18 released a petition on change.org via Facebook calling on the College to drop charges after a recent campus arrest and change its disciplinary practices,…

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Williams 101: Senior Staff Organization

This piece is the first installment in our “Williams 101” series, a set of articles on the basic structure and operations of the College. Our aim in this series is…

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College constructs culvert

Throughout the 2017-2018 academic year, the College will undertake two major construction projects at the base of Spring Street: a new culvert (drainage tunnel) to protect Williamstown and the College…

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Trustees host open student forum

On Saturday, several members of the Board of Trustees held an open forum to receive input from students on their views and concerns about the College. Some leaders of the…

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Williams Catholic hosts theologian

On Oct. 5, Williams Catholic hosted Fr. Thomas Joseph White, O.P., to deliver a lecture titled “The Rational Mystery: The Shape of Catholicism in the 20th Century.” White, a Catholic priest of the Dominican order and associate…

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Williams Catholic hosts theologian

On Oct. 5, Williams Catholic hosted Fr. Thomas Joseph White, O.P., to deliver a lecture titled “The Rational Mystery: The Shape of Catholicism in the 20th Century.” White, a Catholic priest of the Dominican order and associate…

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