2019 Claiming Williams Schedule

“(How) Do you Claim Williams?”

Thursday, January 31

  Theme Statement

7:30 – 10 a.m. Breakfast  Mission Park, Driscoll, Whitman’s and Snack Bar

9:00 a.m. Welcome to the Day!  ’62 Center MainStage

9:30 – 11 a.m. Morning Keynote: TransMilitary Film Screening, ’62 Center MainStage – Open to the Public

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Community Forums

A Seat at the Table: How do Staff Claim Williams? Faculty House Lounge (downstairs)
Claim a Sustainable Future for Williams, Griffin 3
Expression at Williams, Goodrich Hall
TransMilitary Discussion, ‘62 Center MainStage
The Walking Legacies of Student Activism at Williams, Paresky 112

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Service – Driscoll, Mission Park, Lee Snack Bar, ’82 Grill, Faculty House Main Dining Room

12:30 – 1:45 p.m. Lunchtime dialogues

Coming Out as Atheist, Paresky Auditorium
Reflecting on Your Past to Ephluence Our Future: Design-Thinking Workshop with Admission & Financial Aid, Faculty House Lounge
Step Into the Circle, Driscoll Lounge

2 – 3:30 p.m. Community Forums

4:00 The Divided Hour, Faculty House Main Dining Room
Canada Goose and Book Grants: Socioeconomic Inequality at Williams, Paresky 201 (former Reading Room)
Gender, Gaze, and the Photographic Canon, Clark Art – Open to the Public – Due to weather conditions that impeded her travel, today’s planned talk by Whitney Hubbs has been cancelled. We regret the inconvenience.

Kicking It With Sensei, Dodd Living Room
Radical Lovin’ in the Time of the Damned, Faculty House Lounge 
SERVED, One Year Later. Where Do We Go From Here? Baxter Hall?
Story Time, Griffin 3
Unpacking White Identity, Shapiro 129

3:45 – 5:15 p.m. Community Forums

DEFINE/D, Williams College Museum of Art – this event will begin at 4 pm
Boiling Under, Schow Library
Diversifying the Record: the Cornell Hip Hop Collection, Schapiro 129
MassADAPT Disability Rights, Paresky Auditorium
Radical Lovin’ in the Time of the Damned, Faculty House Lounge (same session, offered again)

5 – 7 p.m. Dinner Service – Whitman’s, Driscoll, Mission Park, Faculty House

5:30 – 7 p.m. Dinner Dialogues

Making Arepas with Dining Services Staff, Miguel and Reina Guitierrez, Paresky Bakeshop
Breaking the School to Prison Pipeline, Paresky 201 (former Reading Room)

7:30 p.m.  Tarana Burke: The ‘me too.’ Movement, Chapin Hall – Open to the Public

9 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. Classic Hip Hop Lounge with Ben Ortiz of the Cornell University Hip-Hop Collection  

9 – 11 p.m. All-Campus Pizza Party!, Whitman’s Servery

All Day/OngoingClaim A Name

In front of Stetson Hall (Sawyer Library) and in Schow Library. Bad weather location — inside Stetson Hall.