This Day in Williams History
July 1st, 1859 The first intercollegiate baseball game is held between Williams and Amherst. Amherst wins 66-32.
July 1st, 1970 The first female Assistant Dean at Williams, Nancy McIntire, begins work.
July 2nd, 1881 James A. Garfield, Class of 1856 and 20th President of the U.S., is shot by a disgruntled office seeker in a Washington, D.C. railroad station. more »
July 3rd, 1883 A violent storm destroys the setting for the annual alumni dinner, smashing dishes, tables, and the building itself. more »
July 4th, 1832 July 4th riots result in the expulsion of several students. more »