Game Changers Campaign Surpasses $425 Million Milestone

Game Changers Campaign Surpasses $425 Million Milestone

Davidson College’s ongoing fundraising campaign crossed its original goal of $425 million more than a year ahead of schedule and already has generated more than $187 million for scholarships to bring talented young people to Davidson, funded more than a dozen professorships and built a transdisciplinary academic center that serves as a model for higher Read More

Lifelong Devotion to Public Art: Yinka Shonibare Sculpture to Debut in NYC on Way to Davidson

Lifelong Devotion to Public Art: Yinka Shonibare Sculpture to Debut in NYC on Way to Davidson

Yinka Shonibare’s vivid sculptures prompt conversation and gently question issues of identity and history. Because of support from Davidson College Trustee Pat Rodgers, Shonibare’s latest work, “Wind Sculpture (SG) I,” will be installed at Davidson five months after its March debut in New York City’s Central Park. Rodgers’ late husband B.D. loved public art, and learning from others with perspectives different from his own.

Grand Slam: Four Full Scholarships Transform Davidson Baseball

Grand Slam: Four Full Scholarships Transform Davidson Baseball

An unprecedented gift creates four new Davidson baseball scholarships, more than doubling the total and transforming the program. The donor was inspired by last year’s run to the top of the A-10 and regional tournaments and underdog battle in the super regional. Those team members get their championship rings during halftime at the men’s basketball game tonight. Go Cats!

$66M Year Pushes Game Changers Campaign Past $384 Million

$66M Year Pushes Game Changers Campaign Past $384 Million

The Davidson College community rallied to raise $66 million over the just-ended fiscal year, the second-highest total in school history. The vital funds will be channeled into scholarships, faculty support–the equivalent of 10 professorships, athletics and helping graduates launch into careers or further education.

Leaders in Labs: Network Exposes Students to Biomedical Research

Leaders in Labs: Network Exposes Students to Biomedical Research

Bionic limbs, targeted cancer therapies, stem cells, laparoscopic surgeries, gene sequencing–medical research advances save or improve countless lives every day. Through a program in partnership with Davidson alumni and research centers across the country, students participate in some of today’s most promising efforts to understand, treat and eradicate diseases. The Davidson Research Network (DRN) provides Read More