Williams Alumni Bicentennial

Watch 200 Years of the SOA

We're turning 200!

You—yes, you!—are an important part of this story.
The history of the Society of Alumni has been written by all of us. Learn about our incredible journey, and join us in looking forward.

There's a Place for You. Explore the Bicentennial's purpose and monthly themes.

Event Spotlight

Nancy Baker Cahill photo, looking off into distance

Bicentennial Medalist in Conversation: Nancy Baker Cahill ’92

5/11/2021 at 8:00pm ET

In this Bicentennial Medalist event, hear Nancy Baker Cahill ’92, founder and artistic director of 4th Wall — a free augmented reality public art platform exploring resistance and inclusive creative expression — in conversation with media scholar and author Ethan Zuckerman ’93.

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Williams College Association of Maryland Presents “Critical Race Theory and Policing” with Raff Donelson ’09

5/10/2021 at 7:00pm ET

Williams College Association of Maryland invites Williams alumni and parents to join us for an online discussion entitled “Critical Race Theory and Policing” with Raff Donelson ’09, Assistant Professor of Law at Penn State Dickinson Law.

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Williams Women in Arts Leadership

5/18/2021 at 3:00pm ET

Join Pamela Franks, Class of 1956 Director at the Williams College Museum of Art in conversation with Williams women making significant contributions to the art and museum world through their leadership.

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Williams Comedy Night

5/21/2021 at 8:00pm ET

Enjoy an evening of laughter and entertainment with some of Williams’ funniest alums, hosted by Actually Good Videos founder Ariana Ross ’17. Bring your sense of humor and the expectation that everything is fair game for Comedy Night!

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Every Person
Has a Story (EPHS!)

What does it mean to you to be a Williams alum?

Puzzles in Purple

The Williams College Society of Alumni
Bicentennial Celebration Puzzle Hunt

You and your team of crack puzzle hunters are tasked with combing through the past, present—and maybe future—of Williams College to unlock the secrets of the Society and reveal the answer to the question, “How should we celebrate the bicentennial of the Williams College Society of Alumni?

A graphic of puzzle pieces.