Opinions & Expressions

Lessons of History

Coming freshly, as I have, to Williams, I’ve sought to learn what I can about the College from its history, an exercise as enjoyable as it is illuminating. Among the many great stories from the College’s past, I’ve been struck by what I see as four lessons, which I expanded on in my Induction Address

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Whither the “G-option”

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I loved the story about the “G-option” in the September 2010 issue. I entered Williams in ’62 having been in three high schools in four years. I never took a course in biology. I wanted to fill that gap, but Bio 101 was for the guys going on to be doctors (not me) and was

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They Said:

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Opinions and ideas expressed by members of the Williams community. “We will now be able to provide for the arts, humanities and social sciences the kinds of wonderfully effective teaching and learning spaces that Schow Library affords sciences and math.” — Adam Falk, Williams president, in an Oct. 18 announcement that work will begin anew

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