Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Williams faculty, staff, students, You may or may not be on campus, but you’re still part of this place. You know that because you continue to get these emails. Proof of life. We’ll probably decommission the Ops update later this summer. But right now there’s way too much administrative joy… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Hi everyone, You know the old line about “slow news day”? Well, this one’s a fast news day. So put on your potato helmets and let’s ride: Vaccine stuff Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) will offer a free “high-capacity” vaccination clinic this Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. It’s open… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Williams folks, It’s this week’s Ops update (aka “Ops, I Did It Again”). You’ve just received Maud’s message addressing yesterday’s CDC announcement. I know you did because I sent it to you for her while she was busy actually running the college. It’s nice to be useful once in… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Williams people, Following are your institutionally dispensed units of Covid information for this week. Here’s a quick summary for those with busy schedules and executive-gauge attention spans: Vaccination will be required for summer students on campus. International students and others returning from places where vaccines aren’t available should of course… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Hi everyone, As Maud mentioned in her faculty/staff email this afternoon, we’re now experiencing what some experts call “the pandemic off-ramp.” A lot of this week’s message is about the consequences of being on it during a societal traffic jam: Many folks are vaccinated while many more aren’t. Some are in… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Greetings, all, At least it isn’t snowing. I hope you’re making the most of the not-snow. (Sorry: it’s a slow news day.) Here’s the Ops stuff. It’s much of a muchness this week and doesn’t lend itself to one of those quickie bulleted lists that busy people appreciate. I’m sorry. As… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Hi everyone, Most of today’s Ops update is about vaccination and lots of folks are eager for information, so let’s get to it. Here’s the rundown: Williams web resources on vaccination Yesterday we launched two new web pages with vaccination information, for students and for faculty and staff. Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Hi all, It’s Ops time. I hope you had a good week while I was hiding deep in the woods of NH. It turns out hooded mergansers and otters don’t do email. And yet they seem to live perfectly fulfilling lives. Thanks to Matt Sheehy for authoring last week’s message. We… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Greetings all, There’s a fair amount of information to share this week, but I want to begin by acknowledging our shared concern about the Covid case count on campus as well as broader trends. If you’re in isolation or quarantine I hope you’re doing OK. The same goes if you’re… Continue reading »

Campus Operations and Business Continuity Update

Happy Friday, everyone, Before I get to the operational news, I want to note the painful reality that Maud, Leticia and Ngoni sent you their email decrying violence against Asian and Asian American people the night before we learned of the murders in Atlanta. Those shootings… Continue reading »