In a campus-wide referendum last week, the student body voted to abolish College Council (CC) and institute the Three Pillars Plan as recommended by the Task Force on Student Governance.
BELLAMY RICHARDSON/THE WILLIAMS RECORDNoah Savage ’21, founder of the Cult, draws a rune using charcoal from the club’s first meeting. A new club at the College that calls itself “the Cult” has attracted students with cryptic flyers posted around campus.
“As I entered Mission … I saw this one flyer that said, ‘Wanna join a cult?’ and immediately that caught my eye,” Katarina Mattmuller ’20 said.
With nothing more than a couple universities, massive fields of corn and the Iowa State Fair, Iowa should be #1 on a list of the most boring states to live in. I would know, as I’ve spent the last 18 years of my life there.
KIMBERLEAN DONIS/THE WILLIAMS RECORD Kyle Scadlock ’19 drew several black students and created an exhibition to display these drawings along with a quote selected by the students. Studio art major Kyle Scadlock ’19 created 42 digital prints of black Williams students that were temporarily exhibited on the front of Paresky Center last spring but are now located on the third floor of Sawyer Library.
Men’s ice hockey (15–6–1, 12–4–0 NESCAC) defeated Middlebury (8–11–3, 6–7–3 NESCAC) 5-3 on Saturday. The eventual game-winning goal came from Niko Karamanis ’22, who scored just 50 seconds into the final frame to increase the score to 4-1.
Last Wednesday, President Maud S. Mandel sent an email to students, faculty and staff announcing the public release of draft strategic planning reports, marking a new phase in the multi-year strategic planning process.
“The invisible enemy should not exist” continues a necessary discussion, asks for institutional responsibility and change
PHOTO COURTESY OF THE WILLIAMS COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART. WCMA transfromed one of its galleries into an exact replica of the Room Z of King Ashurnasirpal II’s ninth century palace.
The faculty voted last Wednesday to change the weighting of an A+ grade from 4.33 to 4.00. The motion, led by the Committee on Educational Affairs (CEA), was presented at the Feb. 12 faculty meeting by Professor of Philosophy and committee chair Bojana Mladenovic.
PHOTO COURTESY OF EARTH CAPS.Justin Adams ’22 models a rhino hat by Earth Caps, a student-run business. Peter Frelinghuysen ’22 and Michael “Misha” Medvedev ’22 have been friends since they met while playing junior tennis at age 14.
The partial closures of ’82 Grill and Lee Snack Bar over Winter Study were intended to test if dining services could temporarily consolidate menus to allow staff to participate in a new January training program, according to Director of Dining Services Temesgen Araya.