Empathy & Emotion in Performance + Soup Kitchen Volunteers

Mellon Forum: Lilla Brody and Sam Gurwitt Davenport seniors Sam Gurwitt and Lilla Brody presented their research at the fifth Mellon Forum of the year. They both discussed how they use their other academic interests to inform and inspire their performances. Sam, a History major, is also a very talented clown, who had to decide [...]

This Week’s Gnotable Gnome: A Fictional Gnomie !

This week's gnotable gnomie is the Gnome itself, the fictional protagonist of the Davenport holiday play!! The Davenport holiday play is a hallowed tradition; it happens every year after the holiday dinner.  This year, we will be putting on the second annual production of How The Gnome Stole Christmas, written by Kyle Deakins '18 and Isabel [...]

The Game Weekend Shows

Dreamgirls - 2017 Dramat Fall MainStage Musical Thursday, November 16 at 8:00 PM; Friday, November 17 at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM; Saturday, November 18 at 8:00 PM University Theater, 222 York Street Gnomes: Anelisa Fergus, Ryan Howzell, Erin Kafadar There's nothing like a little sparkle to brighten up your weekend. Dreamgirls follows the  rise of the [...]

Politics & Turkey

Mellon Forum: Isabel Mendia & Isaak Cuenco-Reyes Davenport seniors Isabel Mendia and Isaak Cuenco-Reyes presented their research at the fourth Mellon Forum of the year. Isaak, a Political Science major, discussed how minorities are underrepresented as the staffers of campaigns, even in progressive campaigns. They explained why this is an important problem to solve, because it [...]