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Microaggressions Project, Prison Costumes Spark Discussion

Microaggressions Project, Prison Costumes Spark Discussion

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Kaizad Irani ’22 Staff Writer When the Davidson Microaggressions Project (DMP) were planning their first annual “Campus Takeover Week,” they didn’t expect a campus-wide controversy to amplify the message of their flyers and educational events. The Saturday before Halloween, an Instagram post featuring four members of the women’s lacrosse teamRead More

Professors Seek to Balance Roles as Educators and Confidants

Professors Seek to Balance Roles as Educators and Confidants

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Nada  Shoreibah ‘23 Staff Writer The American Psychological Association reports that over 40 percent of college students present with anxiety, depression, or relationship issues. But between academics, sports, student organizations, and socializing, mental health concerns are often overlooked despite their prevalence.       In such a rigorous academic environmentRead More

Spiked Seltzer Popularity Upends Gender Perceptions

Spiked Seltzer Popularity Upends Gender Perceptions

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Ariana Howard ‘20 Staff Writer In recent years, students, administrators, and members of Patterson Court Council (PCC) have engaged in discourse about down-the-hill drinking culture. But amongst these conversations about how best to engage in healthy late-night life, the way in which major alcohol companies utilize gender to market theirRead More

Davidson Students Raise National Awareness of NC Voter ID Law

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Ethan Ehrenhaft ‘20 Co-Editor-In-Chief On October 22nd, 2019, Federal Election Commission (FEC) Chair Ellen L. Weintraub issued a warning on Twitter: “ALERT! According to the NC State Board of Elections, dozens of [North Carolina] colleges and universities have not yet had their student IDs approved as photo IDs for voting.”Read More

John Kasich to Visit Campus in November Thanks to CPE, ATC

John Kasich to Visit Campus in November Thanks to CPE, ATC

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Katie Stewart ‘23 Staff Writer On Monday, November 11th, Davidson College will welcome former governor of Ohio John Kasich to campus. The Center for Political Engament’s (CPE) event will offer students the chance to hear Kasich give a speech and participate in a moderated conversation, and will conclude with aRead More