Get Back Into Williams
- July 9, 2020: Next Class of '70 Zoom Meeting: Thursday, July 9, 2020, 5:00 p.m. EST:
- Topic: Coronavirus and Williams in Fall, 2020: Decisions, Impact. The College is announcing its Fall, 2020 schedule on or about June 30, 2020. We'll be briefed on the College decisions and discuss their impact on students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the Class of '70. Contact Ray Kimball to get on the Zoom Invitation List.
- Class of '70 Will Reschedule Reunion.
- Williams Cancels June, 2020, Reunions.
- Williams Invests $10 million in Remote Learning to Finish Spring, 2020 Semester.
- Williams' Coronavirus Update Page.
- Strike Update! Williams Record Writes New Article on May, 1970, Strike. Quotes Jim Lobe, '70, Bob Katt, '70,
Coronavirus Daily Blog, NYC, April, 2020. Dr. Craig Smith, '70 is writing a daily blog on the coronavirus pandemic for Columbia U. Med Center. The Wall Street Journal calls Dr. Smith's emails "essential dispatches from the front lines."
Read President Maud Mandel's March 11, 2020 message on Williams' new Coronavirus web site.
Strike! College Closes May, 1970 - Fifty Years Ago. Williams Record articles, and Chapin Hall student/faculty rally, May 3, 1970.
If you have questions or concerns about Reunion and Covid-19, please contact the 50th Reunion Office's central email, email@example.com.
"If a man [or woman] does not make new acquaintances, as he/she advances through life, he/she will soon find himself/herself left alone. A man/woman, Sir, should keep his/her friendships in constant repair."
Welcome, friends! President Lou Buck's Welcome Message
50th Reunion Testimonials - First-Time Reunion Attendees from '68, '69 tell us about returning to Williams after 50 years.
Reunion Details. Visit often as rescheduling plans unfold.
Update your Profile with pictures and bios ("Activities") at Reconnect By... View
Resources, Articles, History.
New Directions in Education: Explore and discuss the Class of '70's contributions to Williams' diversity, democracy, coeducation, and social change.
Protest and Change:
50th Class Gift: Curricular Excellence and Innovation.
Profile: Peter Thorp
Peter Thorp, ’70, founded and leads Gashora Girls Academy of Science and Technology in Rwanda – a school “that…bring(s) together as broad a socio-economic profile of girls as possible, a vital vision given the ethnic violence of the 1994 genocide.” The school, located about an hour outside the capital Kilgali...
Preston Washington '70 Honored
July, 2018: New York City has honored Bishop Preston Washington '70 by renaming West 115th St., NYC, "Bishop Preston R. Washington, Sr Place." For further details, see Preston Washington Honored by New York City.
Our special thanks to Cliff Robinson, '70, for bringing this to our attention.
About The Class
1970: Last all-male class. Compare Admissions 1970 & 2017.
-- About 30 women entered our class under the 12-college exchange program.
-- Then and Now shows how 1960's admission reforms led to today's "multiverse."
-- Use Reconnect By... to find classmates and update your profile and info.
--In Memorium: Add your insights and remembrances.
--Reunion offers time to re-connect with our classmates, including those who we may not have known well before.
For the larger picture, see "Universal Thoughts."
Bill Coyle's Portraits - New Sept. '18!Bill Coyle's Washington - Bill Coyle, '70 has "an eye"for humor, detail, color, depth, and the unusual shot. Here's the first of Bill's galleries. We'll be changing them periodically, so check back often. If you also would like to be featured, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Bill's extensive Flickr site.
Who’s Attending 50th Reunion?
Top Who Are These Classmates? Answers Revealed Who’s Attending the 50th Reunion, June 11-14, 2020? By end of November, approximately 130 have committed for the 50th! And one hundred of you (100) have sent in photos! See below. Thank you, thank you. Your WebMaster, Ray Kimball There are three (3) ways to see who’s attending: […]
Zoom Reunion Held June 11-12, 2020
Doctor Craig Smith speaks to the Class of 1970 at its Zoom reunion on June 11, 2020 on “Coronavirus Pandemic: Dispatches from the Front Lines.” Class Meeting June 11 with Charlie Ebinger Speaking on “The Changing Global Energy Landscape and Climate Change.” Note: New! July 9, 2020: Next Class of ’70 Zoom Meeting: Thursday, July […]
College Closes 3/13/20; 50th Reunion Rescheduled
Williams’ Decision to Close March 13, 2020 | 2020 Reunions Rescheduled 50th Reunion Contact Point Re Covid-19 and ’70’s Reunion: email@example.com. As you know, the College has closed for the balance of the Spring 2020 semester effective March 13, 2020. Questions or concerns – please contact firstname.lastname@example.org . email@example.com circulates immediately to all Williams […]