Category: Letters

Muirhead loss not as big as paper makes it

To the Editor: April 25, 1998: It is unfortunate that Russ Muirhead is leaving Williams. You are wrong, however, that his departure eliminates the 200-level political theory offerings. I am…

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Cohan column offensive to racial groups

To the Editor: April 20, 1998: We write to you out of concern regarding Doug Cohan’s article in last week’s Record, entitled “Doug’s Take on Spring Break.” Cohan’s tired commentary…

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Queer bashing unabated on campus

To the Editor: April 20, 1998: As Queer Pride days come to a close, we would like to emphasize our support for the BGLTU, but also to all queer community…

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Seitelman confused on MassPIRG, abortion issues

To the Editor: March 19, 1998: This letter is in response to the letter entitled “MassPIRG decision best left up to individual” in your March 17 issue. The author of…

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Kudos to Volunteers

To the Editor: April 2, 1998: As the Director of Adventures in Learning, an after-school program at the Williamstown Elementary School, I would like to extend a heartfelt and public…

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Sugar and Spice

Welcome back to another glorious week of Features. We’ve lost weight this week—no, not Phen-Fen. Our section got a whole lot skinnier thanks to a photo essay on “How I…

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Aid policies being changed in wake of Asian crisis

To the Editor: March 6, 1998: Last week’s letter from SungHwan Kim ’00 was correct in pointing out that it took some time for the college to decide how best…

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Newspaper uninformed on ski team

To the Editor: March 3, 1998: I am writing to express disappointment and sadness with the Features article on the Williams College Ski Team in the Feb. 24, 1998 edition…

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Some more suggestions for the College…

Seeing as how recent columns of mine on the Opinions page have been denounced, you may be wondering why I’m still writing for the Record. While at first I contemplated…

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IT on IT

I am grateful to the editorial board of The Williams Record for giving me an opportunity to share some thoughts about computing over the course of the Spring Term. Because…

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