Archive for May, 2019

Grant Promotes Inclusivity, Diversity Within STEM

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Drew Eastland ‘21 Sports Editor On January 11th 2019, Davidson College launched the Fostering Inclusivity & Respect in Science Together (FIRST) Action Team. The FIRST Action Team started after Davidson received a one-million-dollar grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI). The main goal of FIRST is to foster moreRead More

Frames of Mind Art Exhibition Debuts Mental Health Project

Frames of Mind Art Exhibition Debuts Mental Health Project

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Ariana Howard ‘20  Staff Writer This Thursday, the Frames of Mind art exhibition, engineered by Henry Stockwell ’19, will be launched. The Frames of Mind project is about the intersection between mental health and art.  The exhibition was first presented two years ago by the Davidson Health Advisors, who wantedRead More

UNC Charlotte hosts the 2019 UNC 49er Track & Field Classic at the Irwin Belk Track on Saturday, March 16, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Senior Yarbrough Caps Historic Career

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Sam Thomas ‘20  Senior Sports Writer At the Atlantic 10 Indoor Track and Field Championships this past February, Caroline Yarbrough ‘19 finished second in the 3000 meter run. Though the podium finish in of itself was an impressive feat, the race itself epitomized the grit with which Yarbrough has racedRead More

DUFF Season Keeps Davidson Elite at Ultimate Frisbee

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Jonathan Swann ‘19  Sports Writer A familiar sight for many Davidson students is walking by the Union and seeing Davidson Ultimate Frisbee Folk (DUFF) practice under the Richardson Stadium lights three times a week.  The dedication and hard work the team puts in week in and week out can be easyRead More

Textual Review: Jazz Combo Concert

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Ben Caldwell ‘21 Music Correspondent Last Thursday night, the Music Department hosted the Davidson College Jazz Combos, a showcase of two student bands. The show was in Tyler-Tallman Hall; Davidson locals made up most of the audience.  The room was unusually quiet, even before the lights went down, and itRead More