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Continuum Board of Directors Announces the Death of CEO David Auger

    NEWS The Continuum Board of Directors is sad to announce the sudden death of Continuum CEO David Auger on Friday, May 17, 2019. "David was a wonderful person and a great leader for Continuum," said Continuum Board Chairman Larson Jaenicke. "He will be missed." The...

Main Street Books Presents Story Time and Reading of “Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut”

    ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT This year, our neighbor Raeford's Barber Shop celebrated 25 years of business on Main Street. (Editor's Note: see article about Raeford's Barber Shop and its 25 years of operation:...

Karen Whichard Named Davidson’s Assistant Town Manager

    NEWS Having endured a five-hour board meeting the previous evening, Karen Whichard said her new job felt like drinking from a fire hose. “But,” she added, “It’s a lot of fun!” Whichard was recently hired as the town’s assistant manager, reporting to Manager Jamie...

Davidson Names Philip Jefferson VP for Academic Affairs

    STORIES FROM DAVIDSON COLLEGE   Philip Jefferson, a Swarthmore College economist, has been named as Davidson College’s new vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty. He brings to the role deep experience as a scholar, elected...

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Davidson Artist, Judith Olson Gregory, on Exhibit at Turchin Gallery

Davidson artist, Judith Olson Gregory, has transformed the Turchin Center’s Gallery A into a tranquil tea house for meditation, contemplation, and intimate conversation. As the world rapidly changes outside the walls of the center, sanctuary becomes even more important. Constructed from used tea bags and loose tea leaves, “Taking Tea” creates an immersion in a quiet, delicately scented world. The Turchin Center invites visitors to find shelter and inspiration through the visual arts. A university art gallery is a safe place to think and talk about ideas with others regardless of race, religion, gender identify, political persuasion. What better place than a tea house to cross cultural barriers and find common ground. Read More

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