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Professor of Mathematics Steven Miller issued a legal statement suggesting ballot irregularities in PA. (Samuel Wolf/The Williams Record)

Professor Steven Miller issues legal statement suggesting PA ballot irregularities; conclusions repudiated by statisticians, political scientists

Samuel Wolf November 25, 2020

Professor of Mathematics Steven Miller issued a sworn legal statement suggesting ballot irregularities in Pennsylvania. (Samuel Wolf/The Williams Record) Professor of Mathematics Steven Miller...

Conservative student group representative visits campus in violation of COVID-19 regulations

Conservative student group representative visits campus in violation of COVID-19 regulations

Samuel Wolf and Grady Short September 23, 2020

Savannah Coelho of Turning Point USA, a nationwide conservative group, visited campus last week in violation of College restrictions. (Jeongyoon Han/The Williams Record.) Last Thursday, in an apparent...

Letter from the Editor: The Senior Issue

Letter from the Editor: The Senior Issue

Samuel Wolf May 23, 2020

            As I left campus in mid-March, packing up my belongings in a daze and scrambling to say goodbyes, there was one thought constantly circulating...

A letter from the editor: what to expect from the Record in the months to come

A letter from the editor: what to expect from the Record in the months to come

Samuel Wolf May 13, 2020

For us at the Record, as for the rest of the Williams community, the past several months have been tumultuous. Since we departed campus, scattering ourselves around the country and globe, the Record board...

Two in Two Thousand: Danny Jin '20 and Nicholas Goldrosen '20

Two in Two Thousand: Danny Jin ’20 and Nicholas Goldrosen ’20

Samuel Wolf May 13, 2020

Jin, left, and Goldrosen, right, worked together on a story in which they ranked all of Whitmans’ late night offerings. (Photo courtesy of Danny Jin.) Danny Jin ’20 and Nicholas Goldrosen...

Letter from the editor

Letter from the editor

Samuel Wolf March 15, 2020

Dear students, faculty, staff, alums and all members of the Williams community, We at the Record have been doing a lot of thinking about our mission in light of the College’s decision to switch to...

Berkshire County takes on the opioid crisis

Berkshire County takes on the opioid crisis

Samuel Wolf December 6, 2019

Over the past decade, Western Massachusetts has been devastated by a nationwide opioid crisis that has proved especially calamitous for the rural northeast. According to a study published by Brandeis...

English department registration remains stable despite protest

English department registration remains stable despite protest

Samuel Wolf November 13, 2019

In the wake of a student-led protest which called for students to boycott all English classes that “do not engage substantially with race,” Chair and Professor of English Katie Kent ’88 reported...

Judge Michael Callan found Bae guilty of sexually assaulting another student while Bae was a student at the College in 2014. 

Photo Courtesy of Mass.gov

College alum convicted of on-campus rape

Samuel Wolf September 11, 2019

Yoonsang Bae ’17, who was suspended from the College for a two year period, was convicted Friday in a bench trial Update, Monday Sept. 16 2:26 p.m.: Bae was sentenced today in Berkshire Superior...

The exterior of the new Williams Inn from the driveway off of Spring Street. The inn has been open since August.

Photo courtesy of Joey Fox

Williams Inn reopens at new Spring Street location after $35.6 million project

Samuel Wolf September 11, 2019

With the opening of the new Williams Inn at the base of Spring Street on Aug. 15, the College completed a three-year, $35.6 million project in the making. The College owns the inn and was heavily involved...

The incident in Hollander Hall highlighted concerns of structural racism in the department. PHOTO COURTESY OF WILLIAMS COLLEGE FLICKR.

Professor Kent berates Professor Wang, sparking broader concerns over racism in English department

Jeongyoon Han and Samuel Wolf May 8, 2019

The incident in Hollander Hall highlighted concerns of structural racism in the department. PHOTO COURTESY OF WILLIAMS COLLEGE FLICKR. On April 17, two students saw Chair and Professor of English Katie...

Yearbooks give insight into the College’s complicated past

Yearbooks give insight into the College’s complicated past

Samuel Wolf May 8, 2019

In old copies of the Gulielmensian are reminders of the ways the College has changed – and the ways it has remained much the same. SAMUEL WOLF/EXECUTIVE EDITOR. Starting in 1856, and continuing since...

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