Williams College bypasses student government, recognizes pro-Israel student group

College Fix

Greg Piper


The Williams College student government ignored its own bylaws by refusing to recognize the pro-Israel student group Williams Initiative for Israel last month, citing the group’s political views.

That posed a problem for the private college, which could get sued for breach of contract under Massachusetts law if it didn’t recognize WIFI, as the group is known. Williams’ own student handbook offers a parallel path for recognition that the College Council ignored.

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