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Campus responds to Winter Study dining changes

Campus responds to Winter Study dining changes

Danny Jin February 19, 2020

Dining services temporarily adjusted the schedules of Lee After Dark and ’82 Grill over Winter Study while hours elsewhere remained unchanged.  DANNY JIN /THE WILLIAMS RECORD The partial...

Town, Gown, and Native land

Town, Gown, and Native land

Danny Jin December 6, 2019

The Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians livedinwhatisnowknownas Berkshire County prior to the tribe’s forced relocation west. On its website, the tribe has documented its history in a project...

Statement addresses inquiry, inclusion

Statement addresses inquiry, inclusion

Danny Jin November 20, 2019

A statement published last Wednesday by the Faculty Steering Committee (FSC) emphasizes inquiry and inclusion as dual priorities for the College.  President Maud S. Mandel tasked the FSC with...

Students call for boycott of English department

Students call for boycott of English department

Danny Jin, Kevin Yang, and Samuel Wolf November 6, 2019

Professor of English John Kleiner’s use of the N-word in a class precipitates petition, website, broader conversations After a white professor used the N-word in an English class, a student-led movement...

Football finished 1989 with a perfect 8–0 record after a 17-14 homecoming victory over Amherst. (Bill Tague/The Berkshire Eagle.)

A look back on historic ’89 football season

Danny Jin November 6, 2019

Football finished 1989 with a perfect 8–0 record after a 17-14 homecoming victory over Amherst. (Bill Tague/The Berkshire Eagle.) Thirty years ago, a homecoming bout with Amherst was all that stood...

Blackhawk gives 2019 Davis Lecture

Blackhawk gives 2019 Davis Lecture

Danny Jin October 30, 2019

Ned Blackhawk discussed the narratives surrounding Indigenous people in American history. (Nicky Wu/The Williams Record) While historical narratives of the American Revolution have centered colonists’...

Miguel A. López to speak on queer artistic interventions

Miguel A. López to speak on queer artistic interventions

Danny Jin October 30, 2019

PHOTO COURTESY OF INDEPENDENT CURATORS INTERNATIONAL Miguel López’s work as a curator, museum director, writer and researcher has worked to expose alternative histories through queer and feminist lenses....

Forward Rain Condie ’22 scored the only goal of Saturday’s game against Colby, securing the team’s third-consecutive conference win. Grace Byers/Sports Information.

Women’s soccer shuts out Colby 1-0 for fourth straight win

Danny Jin October 9, 2019

Forward Rain Condie ’22 scored the only goal of Saturday’s game against Colby, securing the team’s third-consecutive conference win. Grace Byers/Sports Information. No. 22 women’s soccer (6–2–1,...

College’s expression policies met with skepticism

College’s expression policies met with skepticism

Danny Jin October 2, 2019

Changes to the College's policies have impacted the guidelines for posting fliers and banners, among other aspects of student activism. (Nicky Wu/The Williams Record) Campus leaders have raised concerns...

Three journalists discuss harmful, beneficial potential of internet

Three journalists discuss harmful, beneficial potential of internet

Danny Jin September 18, 2019

Glenn Greenwald, Molly Wood and Aminatou Sow, with several members of the Class of '71. PHOTO COURTESY OF CARRIE GREENE. The debate over the internet’s impact on the world can be polarizing, but...

Martha Jones speaks on birthright citizenship

Martha Jones speaks on birthright citizenship

Danny Jin September 18, 2019

Professor Martha Jones of Johns Hopkins delivers her talk on birthright citizenship and pre-Civil War Black activism, which was held on Sept. 12. PHOTO COURTESY OF NEIL ROBERTS. The Fourteenth Amendment,...

Georgia Lord ’21 scored the tie-breaking goal for the Ephs in Saturday’s 2-1 win over the Jumbos. Photo courtesy of Sports Information.

Women’s soccer starts Pinard’s last season undefeated

Danny Jin September 11, 2019

Georgia Lord ’21 scored the tie-breaking goal for the Ephs in Saturday’s 2-1 win over the Jumbos. Photo courtesy of Sports Information. Women’s soccer has taken home an NCAA championship trophy...

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