News & Events Breadcrumb Home News & Events Featured News January 15, 2021 News Headlines Virtual Events Slated in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a college holiday. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to take advantage of the many virtual events planned in celebration of King’s life. January 14, 2021 Center for Civic Engagement Davidson College Farm Feeds Neighbors in Need Many families have struggled through the pandemic. Davidson College’s Farm has stocked the FEEDNC food pantry with fresh, organic produce for those most in need. January 8, 2021 Art Young Artist Charts Course as Inaugural Malú Alvarez Visual Art Scholar Julia Matthiesen ’24 is the inaugural recipient of the Malú Alvarez Visual Art Scholarship, created by artist and alumna Malú Alvarez ’02. In addition to art, Matthiesen is interested in computer science and is excited about the ways her interests will mesh at Davidson. January 5, 2021 Economics Economy Getting a Vaccine, but Only for Some Economic experts frequently disagree, but a Davidson College-led national panel of four of them reached a consensus about the year ahead: The recovery will be swift…and uneven. December 30, 2020 News Headlines A Look Back at a Trying Year: Goodbye 2020 As we prepare to welcome 2021, we pause to remember 2020. It was a year of loss, anxiety, reckoning, resilience, and yes, hope. December 28, 2020 Environmental Studies Research Reveals Origins of River, Evolution of Ancient Landscape Last spring on a nearly empty campus, chair and associate professor of Environmental Studies Brad Johnson pored over maps of Linville Gorge, an unusually steep, rugged canyon among the Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina. All News Upcoming Events January 26, 2021 7:30 pm — 8:45 pm The William E. Metcalf Lecture in Numismatics presents Alex Walthall lecture, “Cents in the City: New Coin Finds from a Hellenistic House at Morgantina, Sicily” January 27, 2021 7:00 pm — 8:00 pm Tony Abbott: A Community Celebration of Life January 28, 2021 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm Dr. Akshay Pendyal "Race, health, and disease: a critical perspective." All Events Davidson Journal The flagship publication of Davidson College, the Davidson Journal is published twice a year and includes campus news, feature stories, alumni news and class notes, online features and athletics news. Read the Davidson Journal Online For the Media College Communications is dedicated to sharing Davidson College news with the college community and the media, and to helping journalists secure expert interviews, photographs, and rich media for stories. Media Relations Social Media Hub Follow us to find out what life is like at Davidson College. Visit our social media directory for an inside look at athletics, academic departments, campus life and more. Events Digest to Your Inbox Sign up to receive the Davidson Events Digest, a weekly email compilation of upcoming public events at Davidson College.