The Record ought to write an article about Williams graduates who are faculty at other elite liberal arts colleges. Ask each one this question: What one policy/tradition/idea does your school have (and Williams does not) that we ought to consider stealing?

How would our readers answer that question?

Below are the Williams graduates on the faculty of Amherst and Swarthmore.

Amherst:

Amy P. Demorest‡, Professor of Psychology. B.A. (1979) Williams College; Ph.D. (1987) Duke University; A.M. (hon. 2001) Amherst College.

Walter E. Nicholson, Ward H. Patton Professor of Economics. B.A. (1964) Williams College; Ph.D. (1970) Massachusetts Institute of Technology; A.M. (hon. 1978) Amherst College.

William Ouimet, Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology. B.A. (2001) Williams College; Ph.D. (2007) Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Karen Sánchez-Eppler, Professor of American Studies and English and Faculty Advisor to the Center for Community Engagement. B.A. (1981) Williams College; B.A. (1983) Cambridge University; M.A. (1986), Ph.D. (1990) The Johns Hopkins University; A.M. (hon. 2001) Amherst College.

Swarthmore:

Amanda Bayer, B.A., Williams College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University,
Associate Professor of Economics.

Amy L.R. Bug, B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of
Technology, Professor of Physics.

Catherine H. Crouch, A.B., Williams College; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard
University, Associate Professor of Physics.

Robert S. DuPlessis, B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia
University, Isaac H. Clothier Professor of History and International
Relations.

Stephen S. Golub, B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University,
Franklin and Betty Barr Professor of Economics.

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