Staff Advisory Council – Call For New Members

We would greatly welcome peer or self-nominations for a three-year term on the Staff Advisory Council. Several individual’s terms are expiring so we are seeking nominations from the following neighborhoods: Dining, Facilities, Academic Departments, Central Administration, and the Library. Serving on the Council is an opportunity to meet with engaged staff members from across Williams to… Continue reading »

Important Update to Prescription Benefits

As previously announced, Williams College has switched its prescription benefit coverage from Blue Cross Blue Shield to SmithRx effective January 1, 2021.  Please refer to the Pharmacy Plan benefits page for more information.  You have probably already received a new BCBS ID card for your medical insurance but the SmithRx… Continue reading »

Jessica Plowright, new Employment Manager

Please join us in welcoming Jessica Plowright as the new Employment Manager joining our HR team. She will primarily support hiring managers across the Williams community with all their staff recruitment needs, and will also facilitate and support employment processes. Jessica Plowright, Employment Manager Jessica… Continue reading »

Professional Ethics for Supervisors (1/12)

Professional Ethics for Supervisors facilitated by Fred Puddester, VP of Finance and Administration Tuesday, January 12, 2021 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Registration required, register below. Everybody wants to do the right thing.  But in a complex organization, and in a small, close-knit community, it’s not always… Continue reading »

Inclement Weather Closure

Administrative Offices and the Children’s Center will be closed Thursday, December 17th due to the impending storm. Staff who have traditionally been designated “essential” for the purpose of weather emergencies (e.g., Campus Safety, Facilities, and Dining) should report to work as directed by your supervisor. Staff working remotely should continue… Continue reading »

Important Reminders for a Stress-free Holiday

As we enter into another holiday season, Human Resources would like to remind you of the resources available to you for your overall health and wellbeing.  We realize it can be a stressful time for some and that having information at your fingertips to address concerns like anxiety, sleeplessness, depression,… Continue reading »