George Saunders

Artistic Truth

George Saunders and Joel Conarroe ’56 met for conversation and a slice of Mary Todd Lincoln’s almond cake on the…

Why We’re Here

Scholarships supplement or fund entirely a Davidson education. That’s the “what,” but in talking about the “what,” it’s easy to…

Philanthropic Hall chandelier

Napoleonic Complex

For over a century and a half, Davidson students have ogled the crystal chandelier hanging from the ceiling of Philanthropic…


First Person
Carol Quillen

Athletics Done Right

The confetti fell at the Capital One Center in Washington, D.C., and, then, our men’s basketball team cut down the…

Musings

Breathing the Same Air

As I write, this whole campus is exhaling—spring break has arrived. In a week’s time, the steady pace of spring…