Campus Emergency Exercise Today - May 28, 2015

On Thursday, May 28, Davidson College will conduct a full-scale campus emergency exercise in conjunction with Davidson Police, Davidson Fire Department, Cornelius Fire Department, Mount Mourne Fire Department and Mooresville Fire Department.

The event will occur on the main campus area, and the college asks that the general public avoid the area as much as possible from 9 a.m. until noon. The event will include the presence of emergency vehicles, equipment and personnel.

The exercise is part of regular emergency preparedness activities the college performs every year.

Web alert 1 posted at 9:15 a.m. (sm) | Web alert 2 posted at 9:25 a.m. (sm) | Web alert 3 posted at 9:38 a.m. (sm) | Web alert 4 posted at 9:52 a.m., updated at 10:15 a.m. (sm) | Web alert 5 posted at 10:45 a.m., updated at 11 a.m., updated at 11:20 a.m., updated at 11:40 a.m. (sm)

Campus Emergency Exercise Today - May 28, 2015
  • Hispanic Studies Rosalba Esparragoza-Scott

    As many professors do on a sunny day, Professor of Hispanic Studies Rosalba Esparragoza-Scott teaches her students in the outdoor classroom.

  • Hispanic Studies Luis Peña

    Professor of Hispanic Studies Luis Peña specializes in the literature and culture of 20th century Latin America and along the U.S.-Mexico border.


Hispanic Studies

p: 704-894-2968

Mailing Address

Box 7140
Davidson, NC 28035

Shipping Address

209 Ridge Road
Davidson, NC 28035


Hispanic Studies Department

The Hispanic Studies Department teaches the language, literatures, and cultures of the Hispanic world. Intermediate and advanced level courses stress linguistic competencies, critical thinking, and cultural and textual analysis. Our students develop a more nuanced understanding of the unique contexts in which Spanish, Latin American, and U.S. Latino literary and cultural expressions emerge and thrive.

Please contact Prof. Kyra A. Kietrys, department chair, with general questions or Prof. Rosalba Esparragoza-Scott, language coordinator, with questions about the language placement exam.