The College announces with pleasure the appointment of Rabbi Seth Wax as Jewish Chaplain, effective mid-summer.
Rabbi Seth comes to us from four years of service to Congregation Mount Sinai, in Brooklyn Heights, NY – where his energy and warm, engaging manner endeared him to his congregation, much as they did to those who met him during his visit to Williams in April. He was known at Mount Sinai for his
B A C C A L A U R E A T E 2017 Invocation The 13th century Sufi poet Jalalal-din al-Rumi left us two mystical lines that might work as an epigraph for today: Let the beauty that we love be what we do – There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss
WILLIAMS COLLEGE TO PRESENT A CHRISTMAS SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass., —The annual Christmas Service of Lessons and Carols at Williams College will be held at 4:00 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 9th and 10th in Thompson Memorial Chapel. The identical services feature choral music by the Williams Concert and Chamber Choirs,
LISTEN TO THE WILLIAM SLOANE COFFIN PRIZE FOR PASSIONATE PUBLIC SPEAKING FINALIST’S SPEECHES Congratulations to all of the 2017 finalists! This year’s winners of the Coffin Prize are: Spirituality & Faith: Zoe Dutton ‘19, WINNER – Finding My Religion (speech not available) Social Justice & Activism: Valeria Sosa Garnica ‘19, WINNER- There Is None 2017 Spirituality & Faith Zoe