Faculty Notes

Steven Miller: Recognized by International Journal of Research

Posted June 29:  Assistant Professor of Mathematics Steven Miller won paper of the year award from the International Journal of Research in Marketing. The paper discusses applying linear programming to movie theatres.

Southwest Review: Darra Goldstein, Ilona Bell, and Robert Bell

Posted June 10:  Three Williams faculty appear in the Southwest Review (Vol. 95, Numbers 1 & 2): Ilona Bell, professor of English; Robert Bell, professor of English; and Darra Goldstein, professor of Russian. Ilona Bell’s piece is titled “”Superego in Arcadia: Gardening as Performance”; Robert Bell‘s “Motley to the View: The Shakespearean Performance of Folly”; more »

James Carlton: Chair of Committee on Assessing Numeric Limits for Living Organisms in Ballast Water

Posted June 10:  James Carlton, professor of marine sciences and director of the Williams-Mystic Program, has been appointed to the National Research Council’s Committee on Assessing Numeric Limits for Living Organisms in Ballast Water.  The committee will conduct a study to inform the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Coast Guard how to establish more »

W. Anthony Sheppard: Library of Congress-American Musicological Society Lecture

Posted June 7: Professor W. Anthony Sheppard will present a lecture at noon, October 25, on “American Musical Modernism and Japan,” in Coolidge Auditorium in the Library of Congress’ Jefferson Building.  Sheppard writes: “The influence of Japanese culture on the development of modern American architecture, painting, theater, and poetry has long been documented in numerous more »