News Releases

Williams College Elects 25 to Phi Beta Kappa

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Sept. 25, 2001–Williams College has announced the election of 25 members of the Williams class of 2002 to Phi Beta Kappa, the national honor society. This society has existed since the 18th century as a nationwide organization… Continue reading »

“Conversations with Virginia Woolf” Featuring Diane Wilson at the Adams Memorial Theatre

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Sept. 14, 2001–Acclaimed South African actress Diane Wilson will perform in “Conversations with Virginia Woolf,” a one-woman, one-hour play assembled from Woolf’s letters and diaries and directed by Roy Sargeant. Conceived, written and performed by Wilson, the… Continue reading »

Williams College Announces 2001-02 Faculty Fellows

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Sept. 13, 2001 — Eleven Williams faculty members have been awarded fellowships for study at the Francis Christopher Oakley Center for the Humanities and Social Sciences. The center provides a supportive and congenial atmosphere for faculty research… Continue reading »

Harpsichord Recital at the Clark

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Sept. 12, 2001 — Victor Hill will open the 34th season of his Griffin Hall Concerts at Williams College with a harpsichord recital in the Auditorium of the Clark Art Institute on Sunday, September 16, at 3:00. Continue reading »

Williams Cited for Fund-Raising Excellence

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Aug. 8, 2001 — The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has named Williams College a winner of its 2001 Circle of Excellence in Educational Fund-Raising Award. Some 1,200 colleges, universities, and secondary schools… Continue reading »

Richard L. Nesbitt Named Director of Admissions

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., July 20, 2001–Richard L. Nesbitt has been named director of admissions at Williams College effective immediately. He had served two years as acting director. Nesbitt began at Williams as a summer admissions interviewer from 1978 to 1984… Continue reading »

Scientific Honor Society Elects 38 Williams Seniors

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., June 28, 2001 — Thirty-eight Williams College seniors have been named associate members of Sigma XI, the international scientific research society. Students are chosen based on having exhibited talent for scientific research. Through their work at Williams,… Continue reading »