How much do Davidson students care about careers in finance and business? Enough so that more than 70 of them gave up several hours of sleep to sign in at 9 a.m. on a Sunday for an all-day primer about Wall Street.
Davidson College, edX and the College Board announced today a new collaboration to provide Advanced Placement (AP) teachers and their students with access to a suite of online instructional modules to improve educational outcomes in calculus, physics and macroeconomics. National data show that many students struggle to complete such independent, college-level coursework.
Each year residence halls participate in a month-long energy saving competition called Do it in the Dark. For the final awareness-raising event of this year’s competition, the Environmental Action Committee and Energy Club set up a dorm room display in the student union and calculated how much energy typical appliances use. The top energy reducers after this year’s competition were:
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Lunching and learning was the order of the day at Levine Museum of the New South in Charlotte on Tuesday. The Charlotte Chapter of the Alumni Association hosted alumni, parents and friends of the college to hear a talk, “The Arab Spring After Three Years,” by Chris Alexander, the John and Ruth McGee Director of the Dean Rusk International Studies [...]