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The New England Magazine Volume 1, No. 6, June, 1886

Bay State Monthly Volume 4, No. 6, June, 1886

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1886
Language: English
Wordcount: 29,852 / 94 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 56.9
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 562
Added to site: 2008.04.14 20570
Genre: Periodical

lege authorities to engage in athletic games among themselves, and to participate in friendly contests with the students of other colleges, and in these contests the students of Williams have held an honorable place.

It would be wrong perhaps not to make a more distinct reference to the moral character of the college. As has been seen, the ethical studies hold a prominent place in the curriculum. The college has a distinctively religious character. By this is not meant that it is a religious institution. It was not founded by any religious sect or denomination. It is not under the control of any such. It was founded as a school, a place of education, with no ulterior aim. But its founder, and those who executed his will and gave shape to his design, were men of religious character; persons who held moral character above mere scholarship, and who believed that every scholar should have a devout spirit. Their successors and those who from the first have held the position of instructors, have been of like



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