Archive for November, 2018

Students Investigate German Politics

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Kaizad Irani ’22 and EJ Canny ’19 Staff writers  While most politically conscious Americans have shifted their attentions toward the results of this past week’s midterm elections, many are unaware of the massive changes occurring in German politics. Late this past October, Germany’s chancellor, Angela Merkel, announced that she wouldRead More

SGA Update 11/1

SGA Update 11/1

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Native Foodways and Davidson’s Food Culture

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Alyssa Tirrell ‘22 Staff writer On October 26, 2018, four professors from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP) gathered in the Lily Gallery for Davidson’s first Native Foodways Symposium. Foodways is a developing, interdisciplinary field of study that focuses on the ways in which food and food productionRead More

‘Cats to the polls: Severine Stier ‘19 engages with a poll volunteer prior to voting in the 2018 midterms at Davidson Town Hall on Election Day. Photo by Hannah Dugan ‘21

Midterms 2018: Davidson Votes

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Drew Eastland ‘20 Staff writer In North Carolina, the 2018 midterm elections will define the state legislative power in the coming years. In the current, sitting North Carolina General Assembly, the Republicans hold a super majority in both chambers: six seats in the Senate and four seats in the House.Read More

(L to R) Nigel Farage, Boris Johnson, and Theresa May loom over Chambers. Illustration by Richard Farrell ‘22

Brexit Affects International Students

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Betsy Sugar ‘21 Staff writer On March 23, 2019, the United Kingdom will officially leave the EU, with December 31, 2020, as the goal for the last day of transition. Two years have passed since the UK first voted in a referendum to leave. The future of Brexit remains uncertainRead More