Category: Letters

Letter to the Editor: On Record’s article on VITA

To the Editor: I write to share a small correction in the Record’s otherwise excellent coverage (“Income tax volunteers provide critical service to community,” March 15, 2017) of the College’s…

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Letter to the Editor

To the editor: The Record’s two-part series on gender disparities (“Examining the gender disparity across academic fields at the College,” March 1, 2017, “Computer science addresses gender disparity,” March 8,…

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Letter to the Editor

To the editor: We would like to call attention to last week’s Record editorial concerning the Junior Advisor Advisory Board (JAAB) and the Selection Committee’s (SelCom’s) decision to shift the…

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On free speech

To the Editor: Valerie Oyakhilome ’18 writes that "the administration is able to disinvite John Derbyshire, but chose to allow [former Senator] Brown to enter into our sanctuary, incite concealed…

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On addressing mental health

It’s encouraging to see that student struggles and concerns about mental health on campus are becoming more visible. Last week’s editorial, “A campus of compassion: Addressing mental health concerns in…

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Letter from the Editor

To the college community: On behalf of all of us here at The Williams Record, I am honored and thrilled to open up a new chapter in our paper’s history.…

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A Note On Our New Design

This issue, you may notice some changes in the Record; we are undergoing a makeover in print and online. With the onset of the new Record board, we decided to…

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On being considerate while biking

To the Editor, I am pleased to learn that the College installed rectangular rapid flash beacon (RRFB) lights at the crosswalk near the ’62 Center. I hope all pedestrians will…

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On adopting a fossil fuel divestment policy

On adopting a fossil fuel divestment policy To the Editor: I read with some sadness, and then frankly with embarrassment, the op-ed piece by Michael Eisenson, the Chair of the…

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On understanding Mountain Day

To the Editor: I feel compelled to respond to a recent opinion piece that appeared in last week’s Record titled “Reimagining Mountain Day (Oct. 19, 2016).” I believe the writer…

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