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Ready, Set, This Week in Davidson: Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

by | Jan 28, 2021

Signs continue to be posted around campus – reminding all visitors that masks are required – even outdoors.

 

Friday – January 29, 2021

Hub & Spoke: George Ramsay and Dean Williams, Co-Founders of Bold Music

January 29 @ 12:00 p.m.

Join Liz Brigham ’04, Director of the Hurt [email protected], as she interviews the co-founders of Bold Music, Davidson alumni George Ramsay ’13 and Dean Williams ’11. We’ll cover the challenges and triumphs they faced from Davidson to founding Bold Music with a vision to reinvent music education in the Charlotte area. They’ll discuss how they’ve pivoted in the pandemic and how their liberal arts education at Davidson College was a great foundation for their successes.

Register here to receive details on joining the conversation.

 

 Volleyball Hosts UNC-Greensboro – CANCELLED

January 29 @ 7:00 p.m.

Catch lives stats here.

 

Saturday – January 30

NO – Davidson Farmers Market

A reminder that the winter market has cancelled dates during the current health advisory.

 

Davidson Men’s Basketball – POSTPONED

January 30

The Wildcats game vs. St. Bonaventure has been postponed.

 

Davidson Women’s Tennis Hosts Presbyterian

January 30 @ 12:00 p.m.

The Wildcats host the Blue Hose.

 

Davidson Wrestling vs. Campbell

January 30 @ 4:30 p.m.

The Wildcats will challenge the Camels at a match held at The Citadel. Catch live video here.

 

Davidson Wrestling vs. The Citadel

January 30 @ 7:00 p.m.

The Wildcats will challenge The Citadel in their second match of the day. Catch live video here.

 

Sunday – January 31

Wake Up with Anat (Virtually)

January 31 @ 10:00 a.m.

The Jewish Council of Lake Norman is offering a virtual tour featuring the Israeli Bedouins of the Galilee. The event is free, but you must register – email [email protected]

 

Davidson Women’s Basketball

January 31 @ 12:00 p.m.

The Wildcats host Fordham at Belk Arena. (You can watch the game on ESPN+, a subscription service that costs $4.95/month.)

 

Davidson Men’s Tennis

January 31 @ 4:00 p.m.

Men’s Tennis travels to Winston-Salem to take on Wake Forest.

 

Volleyball Travels to NC A&T- CANCELLED

January 31 @ 5:30 p.m.

The Wildcats travel to Greensboro to take on NC A&T.

 

Monday – February 1

 Davidson Rotary Club Meeting (via Zoom)

February 1 @ 12:00 p.m.

The guest speaker will be Kimberly Lawrence – wealth management advisor at Fifth Third Bank. Her topic is scheduled to be “Financial Planning Ideas for 2021.” The following link will work for all regular lunchtime meetings: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5154866370

 

WFAE – Virtual Community Conversation re: Asbestos

February 1 @ 7:00 p.m.

Learn more about what’s happening in Davidson with asbestos removal and the possibility for redevelopment at the old Linden Mill. Register here.

NOTE: If you want to see the recent meetings hosted by the EPA and the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, please visit the Town’s YouTube channel. Three meetings have been held: January 27, 2021; December 15, 2020; and July 30, 2020.

 

Tuesday – February 2

Davidson Men’s Soccer Hosts UNCC

February 2 @ 6:00 p.m.

The Wildcats host the 49ers for an Exhibition Match.

 

Thursday – February 4

In the Key of New York City:

An Evening with Rebecca McClanahan and Gilda Morina Syverson

February 4 @ 7:00 p.m.

Join Main Street Books and the Charlotte Writers Club (North) for a virtual meeting with memoirists McClanahan and Syverson. The event is hosted on Zoom. It is free, but registration required.

 

Humanities Guest Lecture: Ariel Nereson

February 4 @ 7:00 p.m.

Ariel Nereson is an Assistant Professor of Dance Studies and Director of Graduate Dance at the University at Buffalo – SUNY. Her book Democracy Moving: Bill T. Jones, Contemporary American Performance, and the Racial Past (forthcoming 2021 from the University of Michigan Press) analyzes the choreography of Bill T. Jones as public intellectual labor, Black aesthetic praxis, and historical knowledge. She sits on the Board of the American Theatre and Drama Society and is the book review editor for Theatre History Studies. Her publications can be found in Theatre Journal, Theatre Survey, American Quarterly, Studies in Musical Theatre, and forthcoming in Dance Research Journal, amongst others. She is also a choreographer and dramaturg. Sponsored by the Humanities Program. Join via Zoom.

 

Virtual Trivia Night at Summit

February 4 @ 7 p.m. –

Come hang out with us all evening – we’ve got live music in Davidson from 5-7pm and then we’re hosting trivia at 7pm!

Want to play from the comfort of your home? Sign up for at-home trivia here: https://summitcoffee.com/at-home-trivia and gather you virtual teams!

 

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