Summer 2020

Dear Students, I hope this note finds you safe and well. In this message I want to address two important questions about summer: one is about whether students currently living on campus can stay here into the summer if necessary, and the other is about summer research and… Continue reading »

Preparing for Classes

Dear Students, As the semester picks back up in its new format, I want to let you know that I am thinking about all of you and wishing you well. I also want to share some advice….. I hope some of this is helpful to you. It’s… Continue reading »

First Campus-based COVID-19 Case

CLARIFICATION: March 21, 2020 Regarding the risk of transmission of asymptomatic people, the CDC guidelines state that “People are thought to be most contagious when they are most symptomatic (the sickest). Some spread might be possible before people show symptoms; there have been reports of this occurring with this… Continue reading »

Touching Base With Students on Campus

Dear Students, It has been a whirlwind of a week. This is my first message to the small group of students remaining on campus, and I’d like to begin by extending my thanks to each of you for cooperation and flexibility during this tumultuous time. I know that many of… Continue reading »

Important Williams WEPO Update

Dear Families of Students Currently Enrolled in the Williams Exeter Programme, As you have learned through President Mandel’s message, Williams College is asking all students who can do so to leave campus and continue their spring semester coursework online from home. As we have just communicated… Continue reading »