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Kit Conklin, Staff Writer

Kit Conklin ’24 is a prospective economics major from Haverford, Pa. She is a staff writer for the news section.

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Prospective frosh attend Virtual Previews as Class of 2025 takes shape

April 21, 2021
On April 16 and 17, the College hosted Virtual Previews for the Class of 2025. Learning from online events hosted over the last year, the College expanded the length of its program to two days, compared to one day last year.
The College's Investment Office achieved an investment return of 3.3 percent in the 2020 fiscal year.

College endowment experiences 3.3 percent growth despite pandemic

March 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a massive financial toll on many institutions of higher education nationwide, as volatile markets have severely impacted investment returns and endowment performance. In the 2020 fiscal year, however, Williams’ Investment Office still achieved an investment return of 3.3 percent on the College’s portfolio in spite of the pandemic’s adverse effects on markets. 
Massachusetts enters Phase III, Step 2 of reopening, eliminating restaurant capacity limits

Massachusetts enters Phase III, Step 2 of reopening, eliminating restaurant capacity limits

March 10, 2021
On Feb. 25, Governor Charlie Baker announced that Massachusetts would proceed to Step 2 of Phase III of the state’s COVID-19 reopening plan on March 1. 
With the in-person semester completed, the campus is now home to only 157 students. (Kevin Yang/The Williams Record)

On-campus holdouts confront a newly emptied campus

December 9, 2020

With the in-person semester completed, the campus is now home to only 157 students. (Kevin Yang/The Williams Record) On the weekend before Thanksgiving, the College was a flurry of packing...

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Beyond the Bubble: Town elects members to Mount Greylock Regional School District Committee

November 11, 2020

Devika Goel/The Williams Record If you have walked or driven around Williamstown this fall, you have likely spotted lawn signs bearing the names of those who campaigned for last week’s elections...

Dr. Ruha Benjamin discussed three key aspects to preserving the “virality” of racial justice advocacy: structural competency, cultural humility and an ecosocial approach. (Screenshot by Kit Conklin/The Williams Record.)

Dr. Ruha Benjamin explores relationship between racial inequality, medicine in 2020 Davis lecture

November 4, 2020

Dr. Ruha Benjamin discussed three key aspects to preserving the “virality” of racial justice advocacy: structural competency, cultural humility and an ecosocial approach. (Screenshot by Kit Conklin/The...

Berkshire County voting: Trends, data and predictions

Berkshire County voting: Trends, data and predictions

October 7, 2020

(Joey Fox/The Williams Record) Berkshire County, like many other counties and states around the nation, is expecting a substantially high turnout for this November’s general election. Already, Berkshire...

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