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Why Williams Matters

Dear SAL, Today marks the start of the Biggest Little Challenge: an annual competition between Williams and Amherst to see which school can bring in the greatest number of gifts during a set period of time. Your class, my class, and the rest of the classes… Continue reading »

Let’s Keep the Purple Bubble Afloat (Class of 1969)

Dear Classmates,   The kids still call it “The Purple Bubble.” According to the Willipedia, it’s the place “where all world news is lost,” that remarkable little warp in time and space, between adolescence and the real world, that they and we were lucky enough to occupy at Williams College. Continue reading »