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  1. Morning Briefing - March 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... lead a lively discussion following the film. The event is free and open to the public. Brass concert: The Williams College Department of Music presents Brass Bash 2015 with the Williams Brass Ensemble at 7 p.m. in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall on the ...

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  2. Analyzing Andreas Halvorsen's Top Tech Holding: BaiduRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    ... Halvorsen received his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1990 and graduated from Williams College in 1986. His Viking Global Equities III fund has gained 22% on average per year from 1999-2009. His fund has a meaningful stake in ...

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  3. Williamstown: Final talk in Williams Faculty Lecture SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    Gage McWeeny, associate professor of English, will present the final lecture in Williams College's annual Faculty Lecture Series on Thursday, March 19. The talk, titled "Maximalism and the Novel," will take place at 4:15 p.m. in Wege Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public, and a reception will follow in Schow Atrium.

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  4. Nora Boschetti Oakes, 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | IBerkshires

    ... daughter of Louis and Jessie Garner Blake, she attended schools in Williamstown. Mrs. Oakes was employed by Williams College in the Buildings and Grounds Department until retiring in 1986. She also had worked at the former Sprague Electric Co. in ...

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  5. Williamstown: WRLF to host gardening workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation and the Williamstown Garden Club are offering an Ecological Gardening Workshop from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Williams Inn. Speakers David Ellis, general manager of Project Native; Henry Art, Williams College biology professor and wildflower expert; and naturalist Leslie Reed-Evans will present topics such as use of native plants, natural gardening, attracting pollinators, and eliminating non-native invasive plant species.

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  6. Williams College Ready for Breakthrough At D3 NCAAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas. The meet begins tomorrow and ends on Saturday. The Williams College Lady Ephs are the only NESCAC team to hold NCAA Championship titles with back-to-back victories in 1982 and 1983. Since then, the ...

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  7. Williams Wrestlers 10th at NCAAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | IBerkshires

    HERSHEY, Pa. Both Williams College wrestlers finished in their seeded spots at the 2015 NCAA Wrestling Championships on Saturday with Jorge Lopez third at 157 pounds and Chris Chorzepa fourth at 184.

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  8. Berkshire County Lacrosse Kicks off US Lacrosse "Learn to Play" ProgramRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | PR Log

    US Lacrosseleased to announce the 2015 "Learn to Play Clinic" scheduled on March 29, 2015 from 5:00 pm - 8:00pm at the Williams College Field House in Williamstown, MA. PRLog - March 15, 2015 - WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.

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  9. Ruth Bass: Fraternities should be expelled from the ivory towRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Newsweek article points out, many schools in the Northeast have dropped fraternities and have no regrets. Williams College did it under President Sawyer back in the '60s, Middlebury did it after getting up one morning to find a brutalized female ...

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  10. Infinite number of celebrations as Pi Day comes full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Item

    ... "Math deserves a holiday and this is our holiday," said Colin Adams, professor of mathematics at Williams College. "It's like our version of Christmas." Since the first celebration, in 1988, at the San Francisco Exploratorium, Pi Day festivities ...

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  11. Williamstown-Lanesborough schools set to narrow superintendent searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... New England School Development Council was hired to provide consulting work through a $20,000 gift from Williams College. On April 1, the nonprofit will host a training session for the two hiring entities prior interviews of finalists, DiLego wrote ...

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  12. Williams Senior Named Luce ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | IBerkshires

    Williams College senior Sam Lewis has been named a Luce Scholar by the Henry Luce Foundation for the 201516 year. Each year, between 15 and 18 college seniors, graduate students, and young professionals are chosen for this recognition, which provides funding, language training, and professional placement for college seniors and young professionals interested in working in Asian countries.

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  13. Morning Briefing - March 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... p.m. Donation, $35, with rebuys available. Panel discussion: On Friday, March 13, at 4 p.m. in Chapin Hall, Williams College will host a panel discussion featuring Emma Sulkowicz, a Columbia University senior and the creator of "Mattress Performance ...

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  14. Hopkins Observatory announces planetarium schedule for the spring semesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. >> Williams College invites you to experience the wonders of our universe at the Milham Planetarium, located inside the Old Hopkins Observatory at Williams College.

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  15. Williams Swimmer a 'Face in the Crowd'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | IBerkshires

    Williams College senior captain and standout swimmer Sarah Thompson has been named to Sports Illustrated magazine's "Faces in the Crowd" in the March 16 issue . Thompson was named to "Faces in the Crowd" for leading Williams to a second consecutive record-breaking team score and championship at the 2015 NCESCAC Championships and winning her second consecutive Swimmer of the Meet Award.

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  16. 'A Rite' deconstructs moment in cultural historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    The cast of 'A Rite' including members from the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company and SITI Company will perform Tuesday at the '62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College. WILLIAMSTOWN >> The story of the premiere of Igor Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring" in May 1913 in Paris is legendary.

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  17. Morning Briefing - March 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... monthly team captain meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Second Congregational Church. 'Princess Ivona' production: Williams College Theatre Department is proud to present "Princess Ivona" by Witold Gombrowic, directed by Omar Sangare. "Ivona" is a dark ...

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  18. Lanesborough Administrator: Override May Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | IBerkshires

    ... to raise Lanesborough's assessment by some $250,000 but through cuts, increased state aid, and a gift from Williams College, that has been pared back to a $91,487 . Lanesborough was willing to give the school about $26,000 at first. "We hoped the ...

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  19. Kate Abbott: Making use of digital spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... catch our eye in a week. Bill T. Jones, Arnie Zane Dance Company & SITI Company will perform "A Rite" at Williams College 100 years after Stravinsky caused riots in Paris. As the Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation builds a sledge, Hopkins Forest ...

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  20. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in the BerkshiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... admission and $5 for museum members. Info: berkshiremuseum.org or 413-443-7171. This Friday and Saturday, Williams College dance troupe Inish will perform both Irish and Scottish dances, as well as an assortment of live instrumental, vocal and ...

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