Donna Murch ’91 will present Williams College’s annual Davis Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Williams College will host a conversation with bestselling author Michael Pollan on issues about the intersection of nature and culture.
Williams College’s Zilkha Center for Environmental Initiatives is seeking homeowners in Northern Berkshire County, as well as Pownal and Bennington in Vermont, who would like their homes weatherized for the upcoming winter. The weatherization efforts will take place on Saturday, Nov. 7, during the college’s eighth annual Winter Blitz day.
Williams College Launches $650 Million Comprehensive Fundraising Campaign to Invest Deeply in the Future of the Liberal Arts
In a campus-wide celebration uniting students, faculty, staff, alumni, and parents, Williams College tonight officially kicked off a multiyear campaign aimed at raising $650 million and engaging the entire Williams community in building the future of the college.
WCMA EXHIBITION ‘Your smarter than me. i don’t care.’ Features Contemporary Art from Gift from Peter Norton
Navel-gazing, a self-mocking focus on an artist’s own life and practice, embracing identity politics, and a skeptical obsession with technology is the stuff of ‘Your smarter than me. i don’t care.’
A Williams College professor has been awarded a three-year $361,539 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to conduct research into how the brain controls food intake.
Hopkins Memorial Forest in Williamstown will be open to deer hunting by special permit during the 12-day shotgun season Nov. 30 to Dec. 12, excluding Sunday, Dec. 6.
The National Science Foundation awarded Williams College geosciences professor Ronadh Cox a three-year, $277,509 grant to study effects of extreme near-shore wave events through mapping and modeling coastal boulder movements.
Observers in the eastern United States will be treated to a pleasant spectacle on Sunday night, September 27—a total eclipse of the Moon.
The ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College will host the Taiwanese performance group Sheng Dong, or “A Moving Sound,” from Oct. 6-8. The group will lead a tai chi and dance workshop on Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 4:10 p.m. on the ’62 Center’s MainStage. They will perform for the community on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. in the Adams Memorial Theatre.
Williams College Professor to Continue Collaboration with UMass Researchers on Energy Saving Project
Jeannie Albrecht, associate professor of computer science at Williams College, will receive a portion of a National Science Foundation (NSF) Partnerships for Innovation grant awarded to researchers at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Williams College and the University of Virginia Adopt Wellesley College’s Quick College Cost Estimator
To help prospective students and their families more easily see what colleges will cost them, Williams College and the University of Virginia have implemented My inTuition, the groundbreaking tool developed by Wellesley College that is the quickest college cost calculator available to the public.
wenty-seven members of the Williams College Class of 2016 have been elected into Phi Beta Kappa, the national honor society. Membership signifies top academic success at institutions of higher learning across the country.
Houda Ethmane and Dominique Roberts of Mauritania and Argentina, respectively, have been awarded Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program grants to serve as teaching assistants in Arabic and Spanish and take courses at Williams College for academic year 2015-16.
A film series that focuses on social change will kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 23, at Images Cinema with a showing of The Punk Singer at 7 p.m. The Social Change Film Series is being hosted by the Davis Center, and will feature a different film each month.
Sonia Nazario ’82, the author of this year’s Williams Reads book Enrique’s Journey, will speak at Williams College on Wednesday, Sept. 30, at the ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance.
Local residents are invited to the annual Fall Festival at the Hopkins Forest in Williamstown, Sunday, Sept. 27, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Dr. Jonathan Fielding ’64 and Dr. Hernando Garzon ’84, both 2015 Bicentennial Medalists, will speak at Williams College on Saturday, Sept. 19, about their respective experiences in the world of health care.
Poet and scholar Fred Moten will read from his works on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at Williams College.
In honor of Constitution Day, Wayne Hammond, the interim custodian of the Chapin Library at Williams College, will give a gallery talk about the U.S. Constitution and other founding documents of the United States at 4:15 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 17.