Category: Opinions

No easy answers to class size problem

Last September, the Record ran an editorial entitled “Too Many Students on the Log.” The editorial spoke to the fact that class size ought to be reduced.

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Dining services in need of franchising

What is one of the hottest topics being tossed around Baxter Hall these days? It is something close to our hearts - and our stomachs.

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Earnings cap inconsistently enforced

In light of the recent disclosure of the salaries of the Goodrich student manager, we are disturbed by the inconsistency in the College’s policy on student employment.

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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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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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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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