Writings and Remarks

Williams joins Higher Ed Presidents’ Commitment to Full Student Voter Participation

On behalf of Williams, President Mandel has signed the Higher Education Presidents’ Commitment to Full Student Voter Participation, an initiative of the nonpartisan ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge. Through the Challenge, more than 865 colleges and universities have committed to institutionalizing nonpartisan democratic engagement. The Presidents’ Commitment is a… Continue reading »

Appointments to faculty leadership roles

Dear Colleagues, I am delighted to announce the following four appointments of faculty to key leadership positions that shape the intellectual life of the college. Oakley Center Director Jacqueline M. Hidalgo, Professor of Religion and Latino/a/x Studies, Chair of the Latino/a Studies Program, and Associate Dean of Institutional Diversity, Equity… Continue reading »

Welcome to the Start of Spring 2022

Williams students, staff and faculty, Welcome to second semester! As I do every term, I’d like to pause on this first day of classes to update you on various initiatives. It was wonderful to see the campus re-engage in Winter Study after the 2021 hiatus, and despite some Covid disruptions. Continue reading »