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Williams Professor Pamela E. Harris Recognized as Future STEM Leader in Higher Education

August 10, 2021—Pamela E. Harris, Associate Professor of Mathematics at Williams College and Faculty Fellow of the college’s Davis Center and Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, was today named a fellow in the third cohort of the IAspire Leadership Academy, a leadership program aimed at helping STEM faculty from underrepresented backgrounds ascend to leadership roles at colleges and universities. Continue reading »

Williams College Honors Art History Graduate Students

June 1, 2021—The Williams Graduate Program in the History of Art, offered in collaboration with the Clark Art Institute, will celebrate the program’s 14 graduates at its Graduate Symposium on Friday, June 4. Graduates will present papers and participate in the annual M.A. Hooding Ceremony. Continue reading »

Local Schools Receive 2021 Olmsted Awards from Williams College

May 28, 2021—Williams College has announced its 2021 Bicentennial Olmsted Awards for Faculty and Curricular Development to the Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School (BART), Hoosac Valley Regional School District, McCann Technical School, Mount Greylock Regional School, North Adams Public Schools, Pine Cobble School, and Pownal Elementary School. Continue reading »

Williams Announces Gaius Charles Bolin Fellows for 2021-22

April 13, 2021—Named in honor of Williams College’s first Black graduate, who was admitted to Williams in 1885, Williams awards its Gaius Charles Bolin Fellowships to graduate students from underrepresented groups who are working toward a Ph.D. in the humanities or in the natural, social, or behavioral sciences. Continue reading »