CC forms committee to restructure

At its Nov. 12 meeting, College Council (CC) passed a resolution to form a committee charged with drafting a proposal for a new student government. The resolution, authored by CC co-presidents Ellie Sherman ’20 and Carlos Cabrera-Lomelí ’20, passed by a vote of 11-9.

Steve Simon enjoys life as First Gentleman

Steve Simon, pictured with his cat Shoshie in the President’s House, has settled into life as First Gentleman of the College. (Ethan Dinçer/The Williams Record)

Steve Simon, President Maud Mandel’s husband, is the first First Gentleman of Williams in the College’s long history.

Ephs rout Mammoths 31-9 at homecoming

After scoring two touchdowns early in the first quarter, the Ephs maintained a healthy lead over Amherst on their way to a 31-9 win. (Photo courtesy of Sports Information.)

Football (7–2) trounced Amherst (4–5) in its homecoming match, for a 31-9 victory.

English department registration remains stable despite protest

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 that pre-registration in the department was not substantially changed from previous years. “Our enrollments show no significant difference when compared to our usual averages over the last few semesters,” she said. 

On Thursday, the English department announced plans to hold a series of meetings regarding the department’s culture.