Andre Williams Wins Doak Walker Award

Boston College senior running back Andre Williams has been named the winner of the Doak Walker Award as college football’s top running back. The award was presented Thursday evening on ESPN’s Home Depot College Football Awards Show in Orlando. Williams becomes BC’s first Doak Walker Award recipient.

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A Wiki to Help Diversify a Discipline

A Swarthmore College professor has created a wiki for economists who want to make the field more welcoming to women and minority students.”Imagine how much richer our profession might be, and even how different government policies might be, if more of our ranks were women or black or Latino or from some other underrepresented groups,” says Amanda Bayer, an associate professor of economics at Swarthmore.

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