Bye Family Gift Expands Davidson’s International Influence

Bye Family Gift Expands Davidson’s International Influence

Mark and Simone Bye have moved 10 times in 25 years of marriage, mostly outside of the United States. They have lived in six countries and many of the world’s major metropolitan cities, and they grew their family by three along the way. Their second child, Colin ’17, turned the family’s attention to Davidson, and now they are hoping to use their global perspective to enhance the experiences of the college’s nearly 2,000 students.

Final Four Men’s Soccer Scholarship Takes Team Effort

Final Four Men’s Soccer Scholarship Takes Team Effort

For Andy Schwab ’93, life has always been about building and being a part of a team. Born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was drawn to Davidson because of the combination of Division I athletics and strong academics. The college offered him the opportunity to balance soccer with his interest in genetics and ethics, a major he created through the college’s Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.

We Did It! Thanks for Going #AllinforDavidson

We Did It! Thanks for Going #AllinforDavidson

Alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends of the college gave the #AllinforDavidson challenge 109%! More than 2,727 donors gave more than $763,269 to Davidson in a single day during the college’s third #AllinforDavidson challenge. The total includes $350,000 from challenge donors plus all the gifts made by alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends in the 24-hour period.

Dinner at Davidson: Building Foundations for the Future

Dinner at Davidson: Building Foundations for the Future

The 7th annual student-led Dinner at Davidson event will take place Friday, Feb. 5, on Davidson’s campus. This fundraising and awareness effort aims to showcase the impact of scholarships, particularly through The Davidson Trust, which supports the college’s longstanding commitment to need-blind admission and makes it possible for talented students from all backgrounds to come Read More

Davidson Celebrates Game Changing Milestones as Next Year of Campaign Begins

Davidson Celebrates Game Changing Milestones as Next Year of Campaign Begins

Davidson College launched its comprehensive $425 million campaign, Game Changers: Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World, Nov. 14, 2014. After the first year of the campaign’s public phase, fundraising totals have surpassed $272 million, which exceeds the dollars raised in the college’s previous Let Learning Be Cherished campaign that ended in 2005. Gifts and commitments Read More