Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

As a middle school student in her small hometown of Richwood, WV, Quinn Raffo established a non-profit organization called Hunger Heroes, a backpack feeding program to insure Richwood children were fed during the summer when school meals were not available. For seven...
Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

This week’s “Reflecting Along the Journey” column provides an opportunity to wax eloquent about a critical constituent group of the College and to thank them for a job exceptionally well done. Rightly so, I often brag about our outstanding students and esteemed...
Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

The newly-elected President of North Carolina’s Chowan University is Dr. Rosemary Thomas, who since July 2017 has served Davis & Elkins College, most recently as Executive Vice President. Dr. Thomas’ excellent work at D&E has both prepared her and qualified...
Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

Davis & Elkins College is a private, residential, faith-based, liberal arts institution. Central to our mission for the past 120 years has been a commitment to the liberal arts, meaning an expansive intellectual grounding in all kinds of humanistic inquiry. There...
Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

Valentine’s Day is all about love. A whole lot of happy couples trace their love affairs to their time at Davis & Elkins College. Many of those couples were students, however, members of the faculty and staff have also experienced Cupid’s arrow on these hallowed...
Reflecting Along the Journey

Reflecting Along the Journey

A wise person recently told me if you wish to determine the educational quality of an institution, check out the alumni. Lisa and I recently spent a week doing just that as we traversed the state of Florida from coast to coast and points in-between. We joined members...