Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Project Tags

view all

Profiles

  • Terris Moore (1908 - 1993)
    Terris Moore (April 11, 1908; Haddonfield, New Jersey – November 7, 1993; Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an explorer, mountaineer, light plane pilot, and the second president of the University ...
  • Alfred C. Chapin, US Congress (1848 - 1936)
    From Wikipedia: Alfred Clark Chapin (March 8, 1848, South Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts – October 2, 1936, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) was an American lawyer and politician. He atten...
  • Mahlon Bush Hoagland (1821 - 1909)
    Mahlon Bush Hoagland (October 5, 1921 - September 18, 2009) is an American biochemist who discovered transfer RNA (tRNA), the translator of the genetic code. Early life Mahlon Bush Hoagland was b...
  • Roger Sherman Loomis (1887 - 1966)
    Roger Sherman Loomis (October 31, 1887 – October 11, 1966) was an American scholar and one of the foremost authorities on medieval and Arthurian literature. Biography Born to American pare...
  • Charles Goodell, U.S. Senator (1926 - 1987)
    Charles Ellsworth Goodell (March 16, 1926 – January 21, 1987) was a U.S. Representative and a Senator from New York, notable for coming into both offices under special circumstances following ...

Williams College

Williams College is a private liberal arts college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams. Originally a men's college, Williams became co-educational in 1970. Fraternities were also phased out during this period, beginning in 1962. Williams forms part of the historic Little Three colleges, along with Wesleyan University and rival Amherst College.

There are three academic curricular divisions (humanities, sciences and social sciences), 24 departments, 33 majors, and two master's degree programs in art history and development economics. There are 334 voting faculty members, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 7:1. As of 2012, the school has an enrollment of 2,052 undergraduate students and 54 graduate students.

The academic year follows a 4–1–4 schedule of two four-course semesters plus a one-course "winter study" term in January. A summer research schedule involves about 200 students on campus completing projects with professors.

List of Williams College Alumni

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Williams_College_people