Davidson students Noelle Smith '16 and Micah Brown '16 have gone off the grid to do some scholarly research this summer. The duo laced up their hiking boots and hit the Pacific Crest Trail in southern California.
The July 28 TIME magazine cover feature concerns non-native plants and animals that are tipping the ecological balance in harmful ways. Prof. Dorcas is quoted about pythons in the Everglades.
Students who have spent the summer on campus are wrapping up their research projects this week. The eight students conducting genomic research with Professor of Biology Malcolm Campbell and Professor of Mathematics Laurie Heyer recorded their collaboration with those faculty members by adding their hand prints and signatures to a wall in that lab. Since the tradition began in summer 2008, about 50 students have marked their contributions in similar fashion.
Reunion Weekend is all about what Davidson alumni have in common: A wonderful place in a wonder-filled time of our lives. And what a time and place Reunion Weekend is, for coming back and sharing present love and laughter about past moments sublime and intervals hilarious, good food and drink and late-night moments reminiscing about that time…. well, you remember. [...]