The National Institutes of Health has awarded Williams College physics professor Daniel Aalberts a three-year grant to study how to obtain sufficient yields of proteins.
The Williams College Museum of Art has received grants totaling $180,000 in support of the museum’s strategic plan, led by Christina Olsen, the museum’s Class of 1956 Director.
The National Institutes of Health has awarded biology professor Steven Swoap a three-year grant to study therapeutic hypothermia.
Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: Noelle.Lemoine@williams.edu WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., June 8, 2014—Williams College President Adam F. Falk today conferred Bachelor of Arts degrees on 16 local graduates at the college’s 225th Commencement. Adams: Megan Jane Bantle Daughter of Carrie Garivaltis of Adams and Kevin Bantle of Tolland, Conn. Cum Laude. Majored
The Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art, offered in collaboration with the Clark, will host several activities over Commencement weekend.
The Williams College Office of Fellowships has awarded Hubbard Hutchinson Fellowships to five graduating seniors pursuing careers in the arts: Vera Gould, Sato Matsui, Nickolas Maziarka, Randy Reyes, and Elizabeth Stern.
Williams College senior Julia Davis has been awarded the Jeffrey Owen Jones ’66 Fellowship in Journalism. The $10,000 grant is intended to assist a graduating senior in starting a career in journalism, either in traditional or new media.
Williams College has announced the winners of the Dr. Herchel Smith Fellowship for graduate study at Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, and the Martin-Wilson Fellowship for graduate study at Worcester College, Oxford University.
Williams College senior William Hayes has been named a Junior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Each year, 10 to 12 students are selected to work as research assistants at the Carnegie Endowment, one of the world’s leading think tanks, which specializes in international affairs.
Mpaza Kapembwa, a junior at Williams College, has been awarded a Pickering Fellowship. The fellowship provides academic and professional preparation for a career in the U.S. Department of State Foreign Service.
Williams College invites you to experience the wonders of our universe at the Milham Planetarium, located inside the Old Hopkins Observatory at Williams College.
A new book by Williams President Emeritus John W. Chandler tells the story of the beginnings, blossoming, and eventual banishment of Williams fraternities.
Williams College will award the annual George Olmsted Jr. Class of 1924 Prize for Excellence in Secondary School Teaching to four outstanding high school teachers on Saturday, June 7, at Ivy Exercises.
Williams College has announced its 2014 local Bicentennial Olmsted Awards for Faculty Development to Williamstown Elementary School, Mt. Greylock Regional School, and McCann Technical School.
On Tuesday, May 6, Williams College will host its annual Appreciation Day, which honors staff members who have reached milestones in their service to the college.
The clouds parted in Western Australia for yesterday’s solar eclipse.
Hopkins Memorial Forest will host a pair of spring nature activities on Saturday, May 3.
Winners of the Bullock Poetry Prize and the Benjamin Wainwright Fiction Prize will read from their work at Williams College on Monday, May 5.
Wilkinson will discuss the dilemma of how organs ought to be allocated for transplant, recognizing that policy decisions have lifesaving or life-enhancing consequences.
Williams College Professor Leslie Brown’s new book brings together 72 primary source documents in demonstrating the struggle to black freedom from 1865 to today.