Response to questions about college financial planning and staffing

April 11, 2020 Dear Williams staff and faculty, We hope that you and yours are doing as well as possible under the circumstances. We want to respond to questions about job security that some of you have communicated to us in the wake of recent campus emails. The most direct expression of concern has been a question about whether staff should anticipate temporary or permanent layoffs. Some people have also asked the college to promise that we will not cut jobs. We want to respond publicly so that everyone has a chance to understand the situation and our commitments. Continue reading »

Update about construction and facilities

Williams faculty, staff and students living locally, I am writing to share two news items about campus and our facilities. First, as of the end of the day today, March 27th, construction has been suspended on both the North Science Building and Fort Bradshaw projects. We are communicating with the… Continue reading »