November 11, 2015

Documents

To learn more, check out the College Council bylaws and constitution.

 


 Code of Conduct Outline

Reports

Documents published by the 2016-2017 Council:

Board of Trustees Meeting Report: This document presents a summary of the 2016-2017 Council’s spring meeting with the Board of Trustees.  This document includes comments and responses made by the Board and President during our dinner discussions.

Documents published by the 2015-2016 Council:

End of Year Report: This document presents a wrap up to the 2015-2016 Council.  This document includes information on the Council members’ projects and relevant progress made during the year.

Documents published by the 2014-2015 Council:

Mid Year Report: This document presents a midyear update from the 2014-2015 Council.  This document includes information on the Council’s finances, committees, and ongoing projects, as well as end-of-year reports from the 2013-2014 student/faculty committees.

Documents published by the 2013-2014 Council:

End of Year Report: This document presents a wrap up to the 2013-2014 Council.  This document includes information on the Councils’ finances, committees, and projects during the ’13-’14 session.

Mid Year Report: This document presents a midyear update from the 2013-2014 Council.  This document includes information on the Councils’ finances, committees, and ongoing projects.

 


Resolutions

Resolutions passed by the 2017-2018 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution in Support of Free, Open, and Honest Dialogue at Williams College

In the coming days, this document’s co-authors, Kevin Mercadante ’17 and Hanson Koota ’17, will publish an op-ed explaining their intent in authoring the resolution. In the meantime, though, please take a look at Kevin and Hanson’s opening statements at this link for better context. Alternatively, always feel free to check out our minutes for a look at the conversations over this resolution’s passage.

 

Resolutions passed by the 2016-2017 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution in Support of Undocumented Students on Campus

 

Resolutions passed by the 2015-2016 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution in Support of a Fifty Percent Reduction of Industrial Beef Consumption

 

Resolutions passed by the 2014-2015 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Resolution 2 – A Resolution to Reinstate Need-Blind Admissions for All Applicants

Resolution 3 – A Resolution to Conduct the Spring 2015 Special Elections and Reevaluate Election Supervisory Procedures

 

Resolutions passed by the 2013-2014 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution to Withdraw Money from the Rainy Day Fund

Resolution 2 – A Resolution to Support Real Food

Resolution 3 – A Resolution to Support Food Web Application

Resolution 4 – A Resolution on the Election Protocol of Student Representatives to the Honor Committee

Resolution 5 – A Resolution to End the Direct Involvement of the Williams Endowment in Coal

Resolution 6 – A Resolution to Prevent Conflicts of Interest in College Council

 

Resolutions passed by the 2012-2013 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Resolution Strengthening the Superfan Program

Resolution 2 – A Resolution to Restructure College Council

Resolution 3 – A Resolution to Establish and Support the CC-Minco All-Campus Conversations

Resolution 4 – A Resolution in Support of Dining Services’ Extending Late Night Hours

Resolution 5 – A Resolution to Establish an Entertainment Co-Sponsorship Fund

Resolution 6 – A Resolution to Institutionalize the SuperFan Program

 

Resolutions passed by the 2011- 2012 Council:

Resolution 1 – A Proposal to Ensure Better Usage of the Lower Goodrich Dance Studio

Resolution 2 – A Resolution in Support of All Campus Entertainment

Resolution 3 – A Resolution Uniting MinCo & CC Finances

Resolution 4 – A Resolution for Student Printing Reform

Resolution 5 – A Resolution to Establish a CC Communications Team

 

Resolutions passed by the 2010-2011 Council:

Resolution 2– Revamp the ’82 Grill

Resolution 3- Incorporate Whitman’s into Snack Bar

Resolution 4- Preserve Greylock as Programmable Space

Resolution 5– Funding for the Williams Record

Resolution 6– Swipe Access to the Log

Resolution 7– Creation of Capital Investment Fund for Student Orgs.

Resolution 8-Financial Preservation of the Williams Record

Resolution 9 – New Measures for Transfer Students

Resolution 10 – Funding for the Great Ideas Video Game Program

Resolution 11 – In Support of Hiring a Muslim Chaplain

 

Resolutions passed by the 2009-2010 Council:

Resolution 1– Elimination of presentations for large budgets

Resolution 2 – Recommendation for Class Rings

Resolution 3– Prevention of elimination of Cycling Club

Resolution 4– Requirement of constitutions for new Student Groups

Resolution 5– Statement of support for GSRC

Resolution 6- Increase in student printing allotment

Resolution 7– Statement of support for Snack Bar Camera on WSO

Resolution 8– Statement of support for the reopening of The Log

Resolution 9 -Addressing unfrosted Hermits in dining halls

Resolution 10– Support for Treadway as a Co-op

Resolution 11– Preservation of Mountain Day

Resolution 12– Lower Goodrich Dance Studio

Resolution 13– Support for the Williams Record