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

Davidson Recognized for Sustained Excellence in Fundraising

Davidson Recognized for Sustained Excellence in Fundraising

Davidson College has been recognized by the Council for the Support and Advancement of Education (CASE) with a 2015 Educational Fundraising Award for Overall Performance. And because the college has garnered a CASE award for educational fundraising in three of the last five years, it also was recognized with a 2015 Sustained Excellence in Educational Fundraising Award.

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Davidson “A Liberal Arts College That Gets It Right”

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Davidson “A Liberal Arts College That Gets It Right”

Kevin Carey, director of the New America Foundation’s education policy programs and a national education writer, visited Davidson Jan. 28. He shared his impressions of the college and its leadership in a recent commentary in The Chronicle of Higher Education: “Davidson possesses a proud history, a devoted alumni base, and a sterling national reputation,” Carey Read More