More Williams Stories

Season's Greetings
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President Maud S. Mandel sends warm wishes to the entire Williams community.
Diversify
Image for Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman ’91 Pushes for Diversity in the Boardroom
Adena Friedman '91, Nasdaq’s CEO, leads in a push for more diversity in the boardroom.
Promises Broken
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Humanities professor Joy James writes about abolition's long history in Williams Magazine.
Recognition
Image for Saul Kassin receives lifetime achievement award
Professor emeritus Saul Kassin has received the 2021 Association for Psychological Science's lifetime achievement award in recognition of his formative work on criminal confessions.
Holiday Tip
Image for Colin Adams – how to untangle Christmas lights
Mathematics professor Colin Adams provides some useful tips for untangling holiday lights—and keeping them that way.
Profiled
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Shivon Robinson ’11, assistant professor of psychology, speaks with Scientist on the Subway about her career trajectory.
Reflections
Image for Desel Dorji ’23 essay on Buddhist Economics course
In an essay for her Buddhist Economics class, Desel Dorji ’23 reflects on what she's learned and the important questions she will take forward with her in life.
By the Book
Image for Claudia Rankine Wishes More Writers Thought About Whiteness
Poet and essayist Claudia Rankine ’86 talks about her favorite books and reading preferences with the New York Times.
Trauma
Image for Fighting for Our Lives – Fall Mag 2020 Jessica Graham-LoPresit ’06
Jessica Graham-LoPresti ’06, assistant professor of psychology at Suffolk University, writes about the physical and psychological injuries of racism in Williams Magazine.
Civic Engagement
Image for Keith McIver ’88 Progress in Civic Engagement award
Keith Mclver ’88, director of alumni development at Columbia College, has been recognized for helping city businesses during the pandemic.