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900 Room in the Alvarez College Union

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207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036

March 2018

Archaeology Lecture by Richard Talbert

March 20, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Richard Talbert, William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of History at UNC Chapel Hill, will present “Roman Portable Sundials: The Empire in Your Hand” Location: 900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, Davidson College Campus, 207 Faculty Drive For more information, contact Peter Krentz, [email protected]

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September 2018

Reynolds Lecture: Q&A with Janet Mock

September 25, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Janet Mock is a writer, TV host and producer, and advocate whose bestselling memoir Redefining Realness was the first autobiography written from the perspective of a trans girl. She produced the MSNBC series Beyond My Body and the HBO documentary The Trans List. Mock is a contributing editor at Allure, where she writes the column “Beauty Beyond Binaries.”

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October 2018

Zach Fannin: “Inside Putin’s Russia”

October 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Join the Dean Rusk International Studies Program as we host an inside look at Putin's Russia. Zach Fannin is a freelance producer, editor and cameraperson who has worked for the PBS NewsHour, Vice News, MSNBC, News Corp, Bloomberg TV and The Daily Beast. He is the recipient of both an Edward R. Murrow Award and an Alfred I. duPont Award.  The event is free and open to the public, no ticket is required.

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Davidson College Symphony Orchestra Family Weekend Concert

October 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Have an up-close and personal concert experience with the DCSO as they share highlights from the season in an intimate setting. Free and open to the public.  

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A Reading By Jaki Shelton-Green: N.C. Poet Laureate

October 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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The English Department presents a reading by Jaki Shelton Green, North Carolina Poet Laureate. Jaki  teaches Documentary Poetry at Duke University Center for Documentary Studies and is a 2014 NC Literary Hall of Fame inductee, 2009 NC Piedmont Laureate, 2007 Sam Ragan Award in Fine Arts and won the 2003 North Carolina Award in Literature. This event is open to the college campus community and the public. No tickets are required.  

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November 2018

Staley Lecture: “The Resurrection of Jesus: Historical Evidence and Its Meaning For Faith”

November 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Dr. Gary Habermas, distinguished research professor of apologetics and philosophy, Liberty University, received his Ph.D. in history and philosophy of religion from Michigan State University. He is author or co-author of over 40 books and 100 articles and reviews in journals and magazines. His areas of research include the philosophical study of miracles, near-death experiences, the historical Jesus, and the historicity of the resurrection of Jesus. The lecture is free and open to the public. Tickets are not needed. Questions: contact…

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New Music Davidson

November 16, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Students of Dr. Jennifer Stasack’s “Advanced Composition” and “Independent Studies in Composition” share their original work in a variety of musical styles combining acoustic and digital composition processes and technology. Free and open to the public and light refreshments will be provided.  

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April 2019

“The Farmer That Feeds Us” Film Screening And Food Justice Panel

April 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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"The Farmer That Feeds Us" is a documentary created by the Carolina Farm Trust which explores the topic of food (in)security and justice in West Charlotte and posits the question - How can we create a just and sustainable food system in central North Carolina and beyond? Join us for a movie screening and an evening of discussion with guest speakers Zack Wyatt from Carolina Farm Trust, Dr. Philip Otienoburu from Johnson C. Smith University, and Elliott Royal, Mecklenburg County's…

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May 2019

Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance

May 2, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 6:30 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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The Davidson community is invited to attend Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance activities at Davidson College on Thursday, May 2. The events will take place in the Alvarez Student Union – 900 Room, and are expected to last from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The specific events are listed below. 10:30am-4:30pm Recitation of Names There is power in reciting names. We remember them. They are not forgotten. We count and recount all of them. Sign up for slots to read.…

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Flame and Fury: Pre-Concert Talk

May 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
900 Room in the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Before the concert "Flame and Fury," DavidsonLearns will be proudly sponsoring a pre-concert reception and a lecture by Tara Villa Keith, director of the Davidson College Symphony Orchestra, at 6:00 p.m. in the C. Shaw Smith 900 room. To attend and for more details, please contact Amy Diamond at [email protected]  

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