The Davidson College Freedom Schools program is celebrating its 10th summer. Rooted in the American civil rights movement, the national Freedom Schools program was developed by the Children's Defense Fund to provide summer enrichment experiences for students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Associate Professor of Political Science Russell Crandall discusses his analysis of the United States' involvement in irregular warfare during the past 200 years as he outlines it in his latest book.
Students who have spent the summer on campus are wrapping up their research projects this week. The eight students conducting genomic research with Professor of Biology Malcolm Campbell and Professor of Mathematics Laurie Heyer recorded their collaboration with those faculty members by adding their hand prints and signatures to a wall in that lab. Since the tradition began in summer 2008, about 50 students have marked their contributions in similar fashion.
Reunion Weekend is all about what Davidson alumni have in common: A wonderful place in a wonder-filled time of our lives. And what a time and place Reunion Weekend is, for coming back and sharing present love and laughter about past moments sublime and intervals hilarious, good food and drink and late-night moments reminiscing about that time…. well, you remember. [...]