Sad news from Williams

Dear Williams parents and families, Your student may have shared the sad news about a student who died on the Williams campus yesterday. The death of a student is heartbreaking to parents, students and all of us. We are now taking the atypical step of reaching out directly to you:… Continue reading »

Williams Firsts Celebration Week 2023

Dear Williams Community, This year marks the 58th anniversary of the signing of the Higher Education Opportunity Act which expanded college opportunities for low-income and first generation populations. To commemorate this moment, National First-Generation Celebration Day is held each Nov 8th and celebrated by colleges and universities across… Continue reading »

Campus speech policies and community

Dear Students, Last Thursday, Maud wrote to invite everyone to a vigil entitled “Lament and Reflection on Events in Israel and Gaza.” That moving, ecumenical event, co-organized by the four chaplains, called us together to mourn losses to Israelis and Palestinians, and encouraged us to care for one another. Members of… Continue reading »