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Martin Wilkinson to Deliver Annual Weiss Lecture

Wilkinson will discuss the dilemma of how organs ought to be allocated for transplant, recognizing that policy decisions have lifesaving or life-enhancing consequences.

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Leslie Brown’s “African American Voices” Deepens Historical Perspectives

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.

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Michael F. Brown Named President of the School for Advanced Research

Michael F. Brown has been named president of the School for Advanced Research (SAR) in Santa Fe, N.M.

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Sam O’Donnell ’15 Awarded Beinecke Scholarship

Sam O’Donnell, a junior at Williams College, has been awarded a Beinecke Scholarship in support of his graduate education.

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Biologist Claire Ting to Deliver Annual Sigma Xi Lecture

Claire Ting, associate professor of biology at Williams College, will present the Sigma Xi lecture on Thursday, April 24.

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Poet and Art Historian Roberto Tejada to Give Reading at Williams College

Poet Roberto Tejada will give a poetry reading and lead a discussion at Williams College on Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in the rotunda of the Williams College Museum of Art.

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Michael Klare to Speak about Climate Change and Emissions

Michael Klare will give the Earth Day keynote address at Williams College on Tuesday, April 22.

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Williams to Host Panel Focusing on Recent Crimean Crisis

Williams College will host a roundtable discussion titled “The Crimean Crisis & Its Geopolitical Significance” on Sunday, April 13.

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Math and Statistics Department at Williams College Receives AMS National Award

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Williams College is the 2014 recipient of the AMS Award for an Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department, the American Mathematical Society announced today.

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Sustainable Food and Agriculture Program Presents “Goats in the Woods”

Collaboration connects sustainable farming practices with unique and exciting cuisine event at Pine Cobble School in Williamstown, Mass., on April 25.

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Williams College Purchases Williams Inn and Names Stockbridge’s Main Street Hospitality Group as Manager

Williams College announced today that it is buying The Williams Inn from Carl and Marilyn Faulkner, who plan to retire.

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Amphibians and Reptiles of Hopkins Forest with Tom Tyning

Thomas F. Tyning will lead a foray in Hopkins Forest to look at a variety of its habitats and species from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday, April 13.

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Dave Arnold to Present “Science and Technology in the Kitchen”

Food experimentalist Dave Arnold will visit Williams College on Wednesday, April 9, to deliver a talk and demonstration on food science.

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Williams Libraries to Resume Tuesday Teas Program

After a four-year hiatus, the Tuesday Tea series will return to Williams College in April.

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Williams College Admits 1,150 Students for Class of 2018

Williams College has extended offers of admission to 1,150 applicants for the Class of 2018.

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Elizabeth Kolbert to Speak on Her New Book About Mass Extinctions

Author and journalist Elizabeth Kolbert will speak at Williams College on Wednesday, April 23.

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Three Williams Students Named 2014 Goldwater Scholars

Williams College juniors Ben Augenbraun, Jesse Freeman, and Samantha Petti have been named 2014 Goldwater Scholars.

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Williams College to Host Conference on World War I

Diplomatic History, the journal for the study of U.S. diplomatic relations, will host a workshop at Williams College on Saturday, April 19, to mark the centenary of World War I.

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Historian Joseph Ellis to Speak on Founding Fathers

Joseph Ellis, one of the country’s foremost scholars of U.S. history, will present a lecture at Williams College on Thursday, April 17.

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Political Activist and Scholar Angela Davis to Speak at Williams College

Political activist and scholar Angela Davis will visit the Williams College campus on Saturday, April 12, to present a lecture titled “Leadership in the 21st Century.”

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