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Williams Magazine
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In the spring issue, students, faculty, staff and alumni share their scholarship and their ideas, their struggles and their experiences, to help us make sense of the times.
SoA Bicentennial
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From the Archives: Thanks to a rip in the space-time continuum, the classes of centuries past have all descended upon Williamstown for an epic reunion weekend.
Alumni in the News
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Dr. Izzy Lowell '02, founder of telemedicine practice QMed, talks with NBC News about the impact of new and proposed bans on gender-affirming care for transgender youths.
Research
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Economics professor Pamela Jakiela joins the Science Magazine podcast to discuss how early childhood development interventions like free day care have an effect on caregivers.
Profiled
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Shamim Momin '95, director of curatorial affairs and chief curator at the Henry Art Gallery in Seattle, is profiled by The Daily of the University of Washington.
Senior Celebration
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Williams celebrated the Class of 2021 on May 31 with in-person festivities. Access the livestream recording, photos and full program here.
Alumni in the News
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“After a long life, I’m back doing what I did when I was 11 years old,” said Robert Seaman '54, who rediscovered his love of art and spread joy during the pandemic.
Full Circle
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Forty-five years after fleeing Ethiopia, Rebecca Haile ’86 has founded a co-ed boarding school there aimed at re-envisioning high school education.
Arts
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Williams’ visual and performing arts communities got creative about drawing audiences and showcasing their work during the pandemic.
SoA Bicentennial
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Sean Saifa Wall '01 encourages the Class of 2021 to lead with love and conviction, and offers a few other adages to help them on their way into the world post-Williams.