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'''Willipedia''' is an unofficial, collaborative source of information and diversion written by Williams people. If there's something related to Williams that you know a lot about, or that people at Williams might find helpful, please [[Help:Getting_started|contribute]]!
  
'''The wiki belongs to you.''' Feel free to use it to post useful information about some aspect of [[Williams College]].
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'''Writers:''' Willipedia now has a few pages that may help you start or edit articles. You can now learn basic stuff [[Project:About|about Willipedia]] and browse its current [[Project:Policies|standards and policies]]. Still have a question? Add it to our [[Project:FAQ|FAQ]].
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==People==
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* [[Students with Skills]]
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==Article Directory==
* [[Students with Language Skills]]
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* [[Students with Body Skills]]
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* [[Students with Automotive Skills]]
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* [[Students with Computer Skills]]
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Building|Buildings]]<br />'''
* [[Your Mom]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Paresky Center]], [[Mission Park]]...</span></div>
* [[My Dad]]
 
* [[The Cow]]
 
* [[Relationships]]
 
  
==Academics==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Computers|Computers]]<br />'''
* [[Winter Study]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Firefox]], [[PINE]], [[Unix ID]]...</span></div>
* [[Easy classes]]
 
* [[Hard Classes]]
 
* [[Williams-Mystic Program]]
 
* [[Williams-Exeter Programme at Oxford]]
 
  
==Places==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Dining|Dining]]<br />'''
* [[Buildings]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Coffee]], [[Restaurants]], [[Kitchens]]...</span></div>
* [[Taconic Golf Club]]
 
* [[Dodd House]]
 
* [[Thompson Hall]]
 
* [[Mills]]
 
* [[Prospect House|Prospect]]
 
  
==The Outdoors==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Games|Games]]<br />'''
* [[Guide to Tree-Climbing]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Williams Trivia]], [[Killing As Organized Sport|KAOS]]...</span></div>
* [[Guide to Hiking]]
 
  
==Food and Drink==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Groups|Groups]]<br />'''
* [[Dining]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Moocho Macho Moocow Military Marching Band|Marching Band]], [[Dancing Folk|Contradance]]...</span></div>
* [[Organic Food]]
 
* [[Guide to Off-Campus Dining]]
 
* [[Coffee]]
 
* [[Campus Vending Machines]]
 
  
==Things Students Own==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Guides|Guides]]<br />'''
* [[Books You're Welcome to Borrow]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Skiing]], [[Hikes|Hiking]], [[Fist pounds]]...</span></div>
* [[DVDs You're Welcome to Borrow]]
 
  
==Games Students Play==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:History|History]]<br />'''
* [[Halo]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Anchor Housing|Neighborhoods]], [[Pranks]]...</span></div>
* [[Beirut]]
 
* [[Capball]]
 
* [[Cribbage]]
 
* [[The Greatest Game in the World]] / Telepictionary
 
* [[Game With Four]]
 
* [[Mattress Dominoes]]
 
* [[My Dad]], apparently
 
* [[Telephone Oracle]]
 
  
==Pranks Students Pull==
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* [[Pranks involving rooms]]
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* [[Pranks involving computers]]
 
  
==Stuff that should be done==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Student Housing 2.0|Housing]]<br />'''
* [[Stuff OIT Definitely Should Do]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Morgan]], [[West College]], [[Chadbourne House|Chadbourne]]...</span></div>
* [[Stuff WSO Definitely Should Do]]
 
* [[Stuff Morty Should Definitely Do]]
 
* [[Stuff College Council Should Definitely Do]]
 
* [[Stuff All Campus Entertainment (ACE) Should Definitely Do]]
 
* [[Stuff The Student Body Should Definitely Do]]
 
* [[Stuff Buildings and Grounds Should Definitely Do]]
 
* [[Stuff the CUL Should Do]]
 
* [[Stuff Jesup Should Do]]
 
  
==Getting/Being Elsewhere==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:How-To|How-To]]<br />'''
* [[Things to do in the Albany Area]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Van license|get a van license]], [[Boston|get to Boston]]...</span></div>
* [[Things to do in Pittsfield]]
 
* [[Things to do in North Adams]]
 
* [[Driving Directions]]
 
* [[Getting to Boston]]
 
  
==Student Groups with Articles Longer Than 5 Complete Sentences==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Students|Students]]<br />'''
* '''See also:[[List of student groups|Full list of student groups]]'''
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Dating]], [[Travels]]...</span></div>
* Also see also: [http://wso.williams.edu/organizations Another full list]
 
  
* [[Anchors Away]]
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:To-Dos|To-Do]]<br />'''
* [[College Bowl]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Common courtesy]], [[Stuff WSO Definitely Should Do|WSO]], [[Stuff that You Should Do|for you]]...</span></div>
* [[Deviants]]
 
* [[Elizabethans]]
 
* [[The Gulielmensian]]
 
* [[Lehman Community Service Council]]
 
* [[Mad Cow]]
 
* [[(Moocho Macho Moocow Military) Marching Band]]
 
* [[Springstreakers]]
 
* [[WARP]] or [[Williams Association of Role Players]]   
 
* [[WCFM Williamstown 91.9 FM]]
 
* [[Williams Students Online]]
 
* [[Williams Trivia]]
 
  
==Miscellaneous How-To's==
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Tradition|Tradition]]<br />'''
===Door Modification===
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Quote board]], [[Mountains]]...</span></div>
* [[How to prevent doors from rattling]]
 
* [[How to remove automatic door-closing hinges]]
 
* [[How to disable the buzzing of a propped door]]  
 
  
===PeopleSoft/Listserv Hell===
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'''<div class="willipedia_category">[[:Category:Williamspeak|Williamspeak]]<br />'''
* [[How to unsubscribe from a list that seems impossible to get off]]
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<span class="willipedia_examples">[[Sexile]], [[Junior Advisor|JA]], [[Freshmonic]]...</span></div>
* [[Navigating PeopleSoft]]
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===The Williams Network===
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* [[How to get along with Novell]]
 
* [[How to print to network printers]]
 
* [[How to install the keyserver (and what is it?)]]
 
  
===Software Tips===
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==Minor Categories (as yet)==
* [[How to trick out your Mac]]
 
* [[How to configure Apple iCal to send email reminders of events to anyone]]
 
* [[How to connect to a network PC from an Apple]]
 
* [[How to wiki-fy a Delicious Library]]
 
* [[How to share your iTunes music with more than 5 computers a day]]
 
* [[How to search the WSO Facebook directly from the Firefox search box]]
 
  
===Slacking===
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[[:Category:Activity|Activity]], [[:Category:Advice|Advice]], [[:Category:Alumni|Alumni]], [[:Category:Academics|Academics]], [[:Category:Athletics|Athletics]], [[:Category:Biography|Biography]], [[:Category:Faculty|Faculty]], [[:Category:Resources|Resources]]
* [[How to procrastinate]]
 
* [[How to search the network for media using Windows]]
 
* Trivia: [[On-Air Guide|On-Air Writing]]
 
  
===WSO-related===
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*[[Migrate to Linux]]
 
*[[How to move files off of WSO]]
 
*[[How to transfer files to WSO]]
 
*[[How to make a web page on WSO]]
 
*[[How to log into WSO]]
 
  
==Other==
 
* [[Anchor housing]]
 
* [[Free Stuff]]
 
  
You may also be interested in [[Wikipedia:Williams College|Wikipedia's entry on Williams College]], which has some good information.
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==Wiki-ness==
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* [[Project:About|About Willipedia]]
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* [[Help:Getting started|Getting started]]
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* [[Help:Editing|Basic editing help]]
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* [[Project:Extensions|Advanced features]]
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* [[Project:Policies|Willipedia policies]]
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WSO/wiki is hosted by [[Williams Students Online]] and is not officially related to the college. It uses [http://wikipedia.sourceforge.net/ MediaWiki], the same software that powers the free and famous [[Wikipedia:Main page|Wikipedia]]. A Wiki is a site with many informative articles that anyone can edit. Feel free to contribute! We want this site to become a definitive source of information about Williams. Articles, biographies, stories, and how-to's are welcome, and on nearly any subject: buildings, people, organizations, classes, computing, hiking, anything of, about, or near the college. To edit an article, click "Edit this page" at the bottom of the article. To create a new article, there first needs to be a link to it; you can edit an existing, related article to create that link. You will probably want to consult [[Wikipedia:How_to_edit_a_page|Wikipedia's editing guide]] to learn the proper syntax.  Feel free to experiment in the [[Sandbox]].
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