Appreciation Day Gift Details

Please complete the Appreciation Day Gift Selection Form to select your gift. You may select a gift from your current milestone category or any of the PREVIOUS ones.

Retirees, please complete the Retiree Gift Selection Form to select your gift.

Click on each thumbnail for a larger image. See descriptions below.

5 Year Gifts

Description of gifts:

Beach Towel – 30” x 60” purple beach towel with gold band printed with an image of Ephelia and the college name

Zippered Padfolio & Bookbound Journal Set – Padfolio includes one document pocket, two medium pockets, one clear ID pocket, one hook-and-loop pocket, and a slip pocket on the cover, pen loop, 8.5″ x 11″ writing pad, and basic solar powered calculator. Total size 13″ x 10″ x 1″. Bookbound Journal includes magnetic clasp on front, pen loop, and lined pages inside. Size – 6″ x 8.5″

Golf Umbrella – vented with alternating purple & gold panels and the Williams mascot, wooden handle, 62″ across

Hardwood Walking Stick – with attached wrist strap and rubber tip – 55″ tall and engraved with “Williams College”

Stoneware Mug OR Soup Mug – hand thrown and hand decorated with an image of West College building, mug is 4″ tall and soup mug is 3.5″ tall, both hold 12 oz

10 Year Gifts

Description of gifts:

Stemless Wine Glass and Tote Bag Set – four 17 oz stemless wine glasses with “Williams” engraving and wine cooler tote that holds up to 2 standard wine bottles. Zippered main compartment features a collapsible interior divider to accommodate larger bottles, has an adjustable shoulder strap and top grab handle. Size – 13.5″ x 8″ x 4″

Lands’ End Natural Canvas Zip Top Tote Bag – made from heavy duty cotton canvas with a zip top closure, outside pocket, plus 4 interior pockets, and key ring attachment. Water-resistant base and trim, size – 22.5″W x 17″H x 9.5″D

Stoneware Stein – hand thrown and hand decorated with an image of West College building, holds 20 oz. and is 5.75″ tall

Wood Box Pilsner Set – six piece Bullware Pilsner Set includes two 14 oz glasses, two cork coasters, a metal bottle opener, and a wood storage box

Maglite LED Flashlight – made of aluminum making it corrosion resistant, features include water resistant, a hands-free candle mode with a spare lamp inside the tail cap. Size – 8 1/2″

15 Year Gifts

Description of gifts:

Bamboo Blanket – black and white plaid blanket made from natural bamboo fibers and finished with whipstitch edging. Size – 50” x 60”

Stoneware Cookie Jar – hand thrown and hand decorated with an image of West College building, 7.5″ tall, includes a stoneware lid

Six Pack Cooler Folding Chair – chair features a 6-pack cooler in the armrest and a mesh cup holder in the other armrest, cooler has a zippered closure and attached bottle opener, chair is made of polyester with a steel frame on four-point legs, and holds up to 400lbs; includes a polyester carrying case for easy transport. Size – 34.5″x 32″x 18”

Marquis by Waterford Crystal, Maxwell Pattern, Set of Four Flutes – the Maxwell Flute features elegant traditional tulip shapes and faceted slender stems with a burst of vertical and horizontal deep cuts for a stunning pattern. 9.5″ tall and holds 6 oz

Marquis by Waterford Crystal, Markham Pattern, Set of Four Double Old Fashioned – the Markham pattern features traditional-style cutting giving these double old fashioned glasses a sophisticated look and feel. 3.8″ tall and holds 11 oz

20 Year Gifts

Description of gifts:

Arctic Throw – rich in texture and wonderfully soft to the touch, this classic faux leather, faux fur throw combines the look of leather with the richness of soft faux fur. Size – 50″ x 60”

Arctic Zone Bluetooth Speaker Cooler – large zippered compartment holds 24 cans PLUS ice or ice packs, store smaller items inside a zippered front pocket or inside a pair of mesh side pockets, Bluetooth speakers are mounted to the bag and have approximately 3 hours of playing time on a single charge, includes a micro-USB cable for charging. Size – 12″ x 15″ x 10.5″

Stoneware Pitcher & Creamer Set – each hand thrown and hand decorated with an image of West College building, pitcher is 9.5″ tall and creamer is 4.5″ tall

Stoneware Platter – hand thrown and hand decorated with an image of West College building, measures 14″ in diameter

Four Person Rolling Picnic Set – features a water-tight foil insulated cooler; a zippered and removable picnic bag with an extra front pocket and carry handle; service for four, including 9″ plates, forks, knives, spoons, napkins, wine glasses, also includes salt and pepper shakers and a zip bag for used utensils; waterproof-backed 53″ x 45″ picnic blanket; removable insulated wine bottle holder with elastic cord top; a 37″ telescoping and locking trolley handle and heavy-duty wheels with a padded, adjustable and removable shoulder strap. Size – 18″ x 17″ x 14.5″

Marquis by Waterford Crystal, Sparkle Pattern, 9 Inch Vase – brisk and modern, the Sparkle pattern is characterized by brilliant crystal cuts reminiscent of delicate starlight. 9″ tall x 5.5″ wide

25 Years and More Gifts

Description of gifts:

All Citizen watches feature Eco-Drive technology – powered by any light and never needs a battery. If you are interested in a watch but prefer another style than those shown, please contact Richard Duncan in HR directly.

Citizen Axiom Watch – rose gold-tone stainless steel case and band with silver dial

Citizen Axiom Watch – stainless steel case and silver dial with a twisted style band

Citizen Chandler Watch – stainless steel case with black dial, date indicator, and day of the week, with a black leather band

Citizen Drive Watch – stainless steel case with midnight blue dial and finishing accents, date indicator, with a blue polyurethane band

Williams Seal Watches – college seal on dial face, your choice of gold, silver, or brown leather band style, also your choice of smaller or larger dial face. Note the top left watch in the image is the actual college seal, the rest are examples

Skeleton Clock – mahogany finish base with silver skeleton clock, includes a separate dial for seconds

Mahogany-Finish Mantel Clock – piano wood clock with gold medallion of the Williams College seal on dial face

Kenneth Cole 20″ Four Wheel Upright Luggage – this sturdy carry-on bag features a generous main compartment with separate mesh pockets and tie downs, three exterior zippered pockets, and a locking telescoping handle. Size – 20″ x 13″ x 10.25″

Cutter & Buck Club Duffel Bag – includes a signature lining, satin nickel hardware, front pocket organizer, bottom board with feet, zippered main and side compartments, detachable and adjustable shoulder strap with pad, or grip handles. Size – 10.75″ x 19″ x 11″

All clocks and watches can be engraved as follows:
[First Name] [Middle Initial] [Last Name]

Williams College
Years of Service


Retirement Gifts

Description of gifts:

Boston Rocker and Captain’s Chairs

iPad Mini – color options are space gray, silver, or gold

All chairs can be engraved as follows:
[Pref. First Name] [Middle Initial] [Pref. Last Name]

With Appreciation
Williams College
[Years of Service] – [Year of Retirement]

iPad Mini can be engraved as follows:
[Pref. First Name] [Middle Initial] [Pref. Last Name] Williams College
Please note this engraving is limited to 2 lines and 30 characters per line.

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