The topics discussed by College Council during their last few meetings have focused on budgets, NESCAC and Party Policy.
The interim party policy that went into effect after Police Chief Kennedy filed complaints against security officers and students has not yet been replaced with a permanent revision.
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.
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.
Williams professor Michael Bell died Wednesday evening after more than
20 years of teaching in the English department and serving the broader
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.
Imagine spending a year after graduation in Jamaica and South Africa,
studying women’s behavior in the marketplace by working with them there.
They say no news is good news, and if that’s the case, well then things are just fine and dandy in our world.
In a private ceremony on Friday President of the College Harry C. Payne
awarded six Bicentennial Medals to graduates of the college.
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.