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VRC Collaborative Spaces: Reserve Your Space Today

The Visual Resources Center has three collaborative spaces available for reservation as well as a lounge area and two round tables with seating. To reserve the collaborative spaces in advance or to inquire about last minute availability, please contact Chuck Paquette, Visual Resources Technical Specialist. We are… Continue reading »

A Warm Welcome to Kendra Werst

Please join us in welcoming our new Assistant Visual Resources Curator, Kendra Werst. Kendra received her Master’s degree in Library Science from Indiana University in Bloomington, where she specialized in Art Librarianship and Digital Collections. She holds a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture and Art History from the… Continue reading »

Twin Screens: New Collaborative Space for Fall 2017

Our most recent addition to the VRC line-up is named for its dual wide-screen monitors.  It has a resident PC, long table, seats up to six , and is semi-private.  It’s an ideal space for dual image presentations, tutorial meetings, and technology training. College faculty and staff should reserve… Continue reading »

102 Study Day Camp

Current ARTH 102 students are invited to join us for Study Day Camp 2017 on Wednesday, May 17, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (stay for an hour or stay for the day).  Campers will convene at the Visual Resources Center (VRC), Lawrence Hall.  At the bottom of the museum stairs,… Continue reading »

Welcome 101 Campers

Join us for ARTH 101 Study Day Camp 2016!  All current 101 students are invited. When:  Friday, December 16, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (stay for an hour or stay for the day) Where: Visual Resources Center (VRC), Lawrence Hall Bring your friends from 101 or meet new ones Use one of… Continue reading »

102 Study Day Camp 2016

Please join us for ARTH 102 Study Day Camp on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, anytime between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.  All current 102 students are invited. Use one of the many collaborative spaces and wide-screen monitors to quiz each other on IDs and discuss essay questions Ask faculty questions as they… Continue reading »

Welcome 101 Campers

The VRC will be hosting the first-ever ARTH 101 Study Day Camp on Thursday, December 17, 2015, 9 am – 4 pm.  All current 101 students are invited. Bring friends from 101 or meet new ones Use one of the many collaborative spaces and wide-screen monitors in the newly renovated… Continue reading »

Celebrate Our New Space!

You are invited to an open house celebrating our newly renovated space!  Join us on Wednesday, October 5, 2015, between 3:00 and 4:30 pm for light refreshments, old friends, and new technologies. The new VRC features dual-screen scanning stations, including specialized scanners for 35 mm slides and delicate books; a smart… Continue reading »

VRC Under Construction: Summer 2015

The VRC is undergoing a major renovation this summer designed to bring in the latest technology tools and offer a variety of collaborative working environments. Faculty, Staff, and Students, we cannot wait to welcome you to our new space opening in Fall 2015 and invite you to an open house… Continue reading »

Meet Our Cow

The mascot of Williams College is the purple cow and recently over 90 student organizations, academic departments, and offices decorated two-dimensional cow cut-outs to graze across campus.  We are very proud of our Visual Resources Center cow, Cloudia, who illustrates with such style the evolution of capturing images for art historical… Continue reading »

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