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Examining Sustainability in Davidson’s Food Offerings

Examining Sustainability in Davidson’s Food Offerings

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Julia Knoerr ‘21 Senior Staff Writer Often a food’s journey from field to Commons tray escapes students’ daily concerns in their trek to the salad bar or grill, leading to bowls of spinach and half-eaten burgers on the tray drop. Outlining food procurement, Dee Phillips, Director of Dining Services, andRead More

Adopted Grandfriends Bridge Generational Gaps

Adopted Grandfriends Bridge Generational Gaps

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Betsy Sugar ‘21 Staff Writer Davidson has over 25 student organizations dedicated to service and civic engagement, one of which is the Adopt-a-Grandfriend program (AAG). According to the Civic Engagement Council’s page on Davidson’s website, student “volunteers are paired with senior citizens in the Davidson community. The program sponsors monthlyRead More

New Jewish Studies Course to be Offered in Fall 2019

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Kaizad Irani ‘22 Staff Writer In the midst of picking classes for next semester, students may have come across a new History course titled, “History 337: Topics in Jewish History.” The work and petition of a student collective ensured this inaugural position in the wake of last semester’s doxxing incident. Read More

Campus Hosts Immigration  Conference

Campus Hosts Immigration Conference

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Emma Brentjens ‘21 Staff Writer The weekend of March 29 through March 31, Davidson became the first southern school to host the ninth annual Collegiate Alliance for Immigration Reform (CAIR) Conference, comprised of several activities and lectures, including two keynote speakers. Some Davidson professors and speakers from local groups inRead More

Gig-Hub Offers Flexible Employment

Gig-Hub Offers Flexible Employment

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Savanna Vest ‘22 Staff Writer Gig-Hub is a new employment program of paid short-term projects for students through the Jay Hurt Hub for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. The program aims to bridge the gap between companies looking for short-term employees and students looking for work during the academic year. Since itsRead More