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In Support of Coach White

101 Signatures Goal: 250

As parents, alumnae/i, and students affiliated with the Williams College Track and Field teams we strongly disagree with the College\'s decision to replace Ralph White as head coach of the Men\'s and Women\'s Programs. We believe that the College has made a serious error and mistreated this individual throughout the reappointment process. There are serious flaws in the College\'s reasoning and it appears that the administration is unwilling to even consider that it acted in error. Mr. White has provided extraordinary services to the College and the community over the last seven years, none of which seems to have affected the College\'s decision. This decision is not without serious consequences as it will cause serious financial strain on Mr. White and his family, as the College has not offered severance. Accordingly, we have decided to provide a settlement on the College\'s behalf: For the next five years, instead of contributing to the College, we the undersigned will contribute all monies intended for the College to a trust benefiting Mr. White and his family. We would have preferred to permit the College to resolve this issue directly. However, in light of the College\'s conduct, we believe this the only decent resolution remaining given the College\'s refusal to reconsider its decision.

Sponsor

The Williams Track and Field Team

Comment

90

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    Rich Ewenstein United States
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    Cullen Roberts United States
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    Torrey Baldwin United States
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    Jennifer Hahn United States
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    Jennifer Hahn United States
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    Nataliya Ostrovskaya United States
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    George Rodriguez United States
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    Jasmine Smith United States
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    Brigid Dorsey United States
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    Paul Francis United States
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    Cameron Henry United States
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    Robert Zalkind United States
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    Lara Stone United States
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    David Senft United States
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