William S. Joyner, M.D., '48, of Durham, was inducted into the French Legion of Honor in the rank of "Chevalier," or Knight during a September ceremony in Tyler-Tallman Hall at Davidson. The induction is based on Joyner's award of a Bronze Star for valor in combat in France in the fall of 1944.
Lauded as ‘a national admissions office' for low-income achievers, QuestBridge is responsible for sending 1 in 10 students to some elite campuses.
Students of the Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honor Society demonstrated their dry ice cannon during Common Hour this week. The students built the device using an empty soda bottle, dry ice, water and a plastic bin filled with hundreds of Ping-Pong balls.