Williams College

Williamstown, Massachusetts

College Students Want to Ban “Uncomfortable” Ideas

Mar 08, 2016 by Chance Layton |

In the wake of Black Lives Matter protests, a study shows students prefer closed minds over intellectual virtues.

A Guide to Disinvitation: My Conversation with Williams College President Adam Falk

Mar 01, 2016 by Peter Wood |

NAS President Peter Wood discusses his correspondance with Williams College's President Falk in light of the disinvitation of John Derbyshire. 

What’s Going On at Williams College?

Dec 23, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |

After racial epithets were scrawled on a Williams College dormitory wall, the president of Williams all but sent in a S.W.A.T. team in response: he ordered classes and athletic practices cancelled, and organized a “day of…

Baggage Claim at Williams

Jan 26, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

Williams College will cancel classes to engage in "pomosexual" poetry performances, politicized art discussions, a "queering communities" panel, and "reclaiming New England's aboriginal history."

Williams Chokes Up

Oct 07, 2008 by Peter Wood |

Should bias in higher education be reported?