Department News

New research on video games presented at ACM SIGGRAPH.

This summer, Associate Professor Morgan McGuire collaborated with colleagues at Vicarious Visions in Albany, NY to develop and present new research on video games in a course at the ACM SIGGRAPH 2012 conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques. Creating visual effects that scale with resolution and hardware capabilities is… Continue reading »

Heeringa and McGuire receive tenure.

Following the recommendation of the Committee on Appointments and Promotions, the Williams College Board of Trustees has promoted both Brent Heeringa and Morgan McGuire┬áto the position of associate professor with tenure. The promotion will take effect July 1, 2012. In total, eight professors… Continue reading »