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Campus Info A-10 champions photo

Davidson is going to the Big Dance! We take on the University of Kentucky Thursday night in a Wildcat battle. Congratulations to the players and coaches whose hard work and determination paid off in a big way. Below are several…

Campus Info gold 2018

Every January, it’s hard to believe a new year has arrived. Wasn’t the Davidson College class of 2021 just moving to campus? Wow. 2018 is here, and we’re ready for it. Next week, we’ll resume posting the thoughts and experiences…

Higher Education News College application table scene

An interesting article from the Nov. 30 issue of The Washington Post explored the differences, at times, between what schools say and what students hear. The article was written by Brennan Barnard, director of college counseling at the Derryfield School,…

Perspectives Thanksgiving table

We stopped a few students on campus to find out why they’re thankful this holiday season. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your loved ones! “I am thankful for my health and my family’s health, my ability to access higher education,…

Campus Info Foggy morning on campus

Angela Harris, assistant dean of students and case manager at Davidson, has worked in higher education for more than 13 years, providing support, counsel, diversity training, mentoring, advocacy, crisis intervention and case management to college students. She provides support and…

Liberal Arts Value Various data going across a computer screen

This article first appeared in the Harvard Business Review and was titled “Liberal Arts in the Data Age.” Author: JM Olejarz. College students who major in the humanities always get asked a certain question. They’re asked it so often—and by…

Higher Education News Soldier with American flag on uniform

This article first appeared in The Atlantic on June 21, 2017. Written by Kara Voght. Vassar’s first class of student-veterans to graduate proves that the benefits of an elite liberal arts education extend to them, too. Balanced on the edge…

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