Bill Storandt, JD Day, Freshman Initiation, and water color!

This week in Davenport is hopping with farewells, hellos, and pretty colors! Our beloved writing tutor Bill Storandt is retiring after many years of sharp and dedicated service to the Davenport college community. Make sure you drop a line to show your appreciation! Meanwhile, you can check out the gallery for a vibrant display of [...]

Davenport’s Proud History of Raising Famous Historians (Pt. 1)

Hello loyal readers.  This OurDavenport contributor remembers a final paper she wrote at around this time last year--it was 20 pages analyzing a collection of Romanov photo albums that we have here at Yale University.  And her go-to secondary sources were three books all written by a historian named Robert K. Massie. Massie is a Pulitzer Prize winning historian [...]