Announcements

Seasonal Cooking Challenge – Starts 9/25

The Williams Wellness Committee is hosting a seasonal ingredient cooking challenge! The 7-week challenge will run from Friday, September 25th to Friday, November 13th. Each week you participate you’ll be entered to win a Thanksgiving dinner basket with all the ingredients for Thanksgiving dinner, sourced directly from… Continue reading »

Leave Administration Transition

We are pleased to announce that Human Resources has partnered with Unum to administer our disability, state, and federal leave benefits. This includes short-term disability claims, long-term disability claims, as well as college family and parental leaves. Unum will ensure compliance with Massachusetts state leave laws and the Family… Continue reading »

COVID-19 Guide for Staff

We have curated the relevant policies and protocols for staff working on campus this fall. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all safety measures being put into place. This experience has also shown us that information and guidance continue to evolve. We will make every effort… Continue reading »

Fall Activity Challenge – Begins September 14

Wellness at Williams is kicking off the Fall Activity Challenge for 2020 on September 14th. The ahealthyme Activity Challenge requires participants to log 900 moderate exercise minutes (an average of 150 per week) over the course of 6 weeks to successfully complete this challenge. You will enter in minutes… Continue reading »

Welcome 2020: Chat & Connect (9/14)

Monday September 14, 7 pm (new date!) Did your spouse or partner join Williams in the last few years? This virtual, casual gathering will give spouses & partners a chance to get acquainted with each other as well as with “information reps” who have been here… Continue reading »

Virtual Hiring Fair – August 12 & 13

Williams College is currently seeking temporary workers to fill a variety of roles on campus for the Fall 2020 semester. Full-time and part-time positions are available, including temp to hire opportunities.  We are committed to fostering a community in which members from all backgrounds can learn,… Continue reading »

Setting Up Your Home Office

Frank Pekarski, Manager of Safety and Environmental Compliance With so many people working from home, the Staff Advisory Council asked us to provide guidance to staff on how best to set up an ergonomic home office.  We talked to Frank Pekarski, Manager of Safety & Environmental Compliance, and he… Continue reading »