6 days ago · Women's softball won their NCAA-leading 12th National Championship, on June 4, 2019. The women's water polo team is also dominant, with a record 7 NCAA championships. Notably, the team helped UCLA become the first school to win 100 NCAA championships overall when they won their fifth on May 13, 2007.
3 days ago · The men's basketball team has reached the NCAA Division III Final Four on five occasions (1979, 1991, 1996, 2000, 2009), appearing in the national championship game in 1991. The men's basketball team has been nationally ranked on a frequent basis since the late 1970s, including No. 1 in Division III at some point during seven different seasons.
3 days ago · Williams College is a private liberal arts college in Williamstown, Massachusetts.It was established as a men's college in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams, a colonist from the Province of Massachusetts Bay who was killed in the French and Indian War in 1755, and it is the second-oldest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
5 days ago · These include twenty one NCAA championships in women's soccer, six in women's field hockey, four in men's lacrosse, six in men's basketball, one in women's basketball, and two in men's soccer. The Men's basketball team won its 6th NCAA basketball championship in 2017, the third for Coach Roy Williams since he took the job as head coach.
3 days ago · Steven Chu, 1997 Nobel Prize-winning physics professor; professor at Stanford 1987–2004 Eric Cornell (B.S. 1985), 2001 Nobel Prize winner in physics Jerome Friedman , 1990 Nobel prize winner in physics, worked at SLAC as research associate (1957–1960)
Apr 08, 2021 · Mount Holyoke was founded in 1837 by Mary Lyon as Mount Holyoke Female Seminary. Lyon is considered to have been an innovator in women's education. Mount Holyoke Female Seminary was one of several Christian institutions of higher education for young women established during the first half of the 19th century.
1 day ago · In 1986 the men's soccer team captured Duke's first National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship, and the men's basketball team followed shortly thereafter with championships in 1991 and 1992, then again in 2001, 2010, and 2015. Duke Forward, a seven-year fundraising campaign, raised $3.85 billion by August 2017.
3 days ago · Harvard College is the undergraduate college of Harvard University, an Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Founded in 1636, Harvard College is the original school of Harvard University, the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and among the most prestigious in the world.