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Burns and Dunn Shed Light on “The Three Roosevelts”

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., March 19, 2001–Atlantic Monthly Press announces the publication of a new book, “The Three Roosevelts: Patrician Leaders Who Transformed America,” by Williams faculty James MacGregor Burns and Susan Dunn. In a “starred review,” Publisher’s Weekly calls their… Continue reading »

Williams Announces New Administrative Appointments

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., March 19, 2001 — Williams College has announced the following administrative appointments: Amy Costa as sports medicine intern. She comes to Williams from Bridgewater State College. Lisa Dorin as curatorial assistant at the Williams College Museum of… Continue reading »

Former Secretary of the Treasury Robert E. Rubin to Speak at Williams College Commencement William H. Gray III, President of the United Negro College Fund, will speak at Baccalaureate

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., March 14, 2001–Williams College has announced that Robert E. Rubin, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury will be the principal speaker at the college’s 212th Commencement on Sunday, June 3. Mr. William H. Gray, III, president of… Continue reading »

Williams College Awarded $288,889 for Biology Research

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Feb. 27, 2001 — The National Science Foundation has awarded Williams College $288,889 in grant support for the research of Robert Savage, assistant professor of biology. Savage studies development in annelids using genetic knowledge from ‘model’ systems… Continue reading »

Public Invited to Win Wassenar Lecture

Media contact: Noelle Lemoine, communications assistant; tele: (413) 597-4277; email: [email protected] WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., Feb. 27, 2001 — Win Wassenar, director of physical plant, will speak on “The Williams College Architectural Arboretum: Before, During, and After,” on Thursday, March 1. The talk will be held at 4:15 p.m. in Room 123… Continue reading »