Perspectives

Davidson Students: We Must Embrace Our Vulnerability

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Katie Walsh- For a school which upholds it’s honor code as the cornerstone of its existence—we lie a lot at Davidson. Students at Davidson are known to be over-committed, and the over-stressed, high achieving, Davidson archetype is not worth deconstructing again . However, our student body propagates a collective lie—thatRead More

A View from Weltenburg: Living in Community

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Zach Miller- This summer, with a Staley Grant offered through the Chaplain’s Office, I was able to split three weeks between two Catholic monasteries in southern Germany. I went to compare the Christian faith I have grown up with to the Christian faith I found in these established communities, andRead More

Trying to come home: Learning how to do Davidson again

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Emma Johnson I was not ready for my first day of classes this semester – I was still waiting on two textbooks to come in, I only had a one-subject notebook for all four of my classes, and I was almost late to class because I could not find theRead More

Creating a culture of support

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Hannah Early, Melissa Funstein and Hannah Rau The men’s basketball team took to the court last Wednesday night to take on conference foe LaSalle. On most game nights, students, faculty, and citizens of Davidson flock to Belk Arena to get a peek at the team that Stephen Curry took toRead More

#DavidsonPresidentsSoWhite

#DavidsonPresidentsSoWhite

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In the wake of Davidson’s 2011 presidential search, the Davidson community asked the Board of Trustees to reexamine Article IV Section I of Davidson’s bylaws, which requires all presidents of the college be “a person who is a loyal and active church member…expressed by affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA)Read More