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!

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