Category: Opinions

Foreign policy errors damaging to US prestige

Over the past few years it has become increasingly apparent that America lacks direction in its foreign policy.

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US support needed to resolve conflict in Kosovo

During the past week, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the United Nations have moved closer to an agreement over what action (if any) to take regarding the atrocities across the former Yugoslav province of Kosovo.

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Personal touch lost with custodial reforms

Williams College prides itself on being small. It is a small school in a small town with small classes and a small student body.

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Chapin Hall banner policy ill-founded

In order to save campus groups money, alleviate the workload of Buildings and Grounds staffers and preserve the historical integrity of one of the campus’s most striking facades, the Dean’s Office decided this summer to prohibit campus groups from displaying banners on Chapin.

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Changes needed in new NESCAC policy

Amherst and Williams do not agree on much - just ask an Eph about the relative importance of US News and World Report, or ask a Jeff about the relative importance of a football game.

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Center surrounded by ambiguity

As plans progress for the proposed performing arts facility, we urge the College to be more forthcoming with information.

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Clinton editorials out of control

This is not an editorial about Clinton. Rather, this is an editorial about editorials about Clinton.

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SPARC workshops a valuable experience for first-year students

The Students Promoting Awareness, Respect, and Community workshop (SPARC) is a valuable tool for first-year entries and the campus as a whole.

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The Presidency: It’s time for the nation to let go of Monica

In recent months, America has been embroiled in a scandal of seemingly great significance. A sexual liaison and a lie about it have come to dominate the American political dialogue.

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Housing solutions needed

For as long as any current students have been at Williams, the college has experienced a “housing crunch.” Increased class sizes and renovations in residences have contributed to the pressures on the College’s dorms.

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