News @ D&E Today https://www.dewv.edu/detoday/feed en D&E Student Wins Top Speaker Honors at Tennessee Tournament https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-student-wins-top-speaker-honors-tennessee-tournament <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College Debate Society President Thaddaus Breckenridge of Beckley took first-place speaker honors in both the team and individual debate divisions at the University of Tennessee’s Volunteer Classic on the Knoxville campus.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Wed, 12 Feb 2020 22:33:24 +0000 skidmorel 13916 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E President, Concert Choir Participating in Worship at Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-president-concert-choir-participating-worship-davis-memorial-presbyterian-church <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College President Chris A. Wood, the College Concert Choir and Assistant Director of Institutional Advancement: Foundation and Church Relations Tina Vial will share their faith at the 11 a.m. February 16 service at Davis Memorial Presbyterian Church in Elkins. The Choir will perform several selections, Vial will serve as liturgist and Wood will deliver the sermon.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Tue, 11 Feb 2020 23:24:17 +0000 skidmorel 13915 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E Hosting Black History Month Convocation https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-hosting-black-history-month-convocation <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College will kick off celebrations for Black History Month with a convocation featuring regional speakers the Rev. Father Paul Abernathy and Javier McCoy. Free and open to the public, the event will take place at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, February 6 in Madden Student Center, Timms Lounge.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Sat, 01 Feb 2020 00:03:40 +0000 skidmorel 13864 at https://www.dewv.edu Davis & Elkins Presenting Musical ‘The Apple Tree’ https://www.dewv.edu/headline/davis-elkins-presenting-musical-%E2%80%98-apple-tree%E2%80%99 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College Theatre Department’s Stage and Screen Program will present “The Apple Tree,” a musical comedy about love and its common foibles set in three very different worlds. Directed by D&amp;E Assistant Professor of Theatre Bridget Esterhuizen, performances will take place February 6, 7 and 8 at 8 p.m. and February 9 at 2:30 p.m. in Myles Center for the Arts Harper-McNeeley Auditorium.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Sat, 01 Feb 2020 00:09:09 +0000 skidmorel 13865 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E’s Goux Performing, Teaching at Illinois Dance Series https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de%E2%80%99s-goux-performing-teaching-illinois-dance-series <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College Adjunct Professor of Dance Laurie Goux will perform and instruct as the featured dance artist at Southern Illinois Dance Company, a part of the Southern Illinois University Department of Theater. Her visit is in conjunction with DUODANCE, a program that highlights emerging and independent choreographers.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Sat, 01 Feb 2020 00:16:17 +0000 skidmorel 13866 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E, Chamber Team Up for New Program https://www.dewv.edu/inthenews/de-chamber-team-new-program <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">THE INTER-MOUNTAIN - The Elkins-Randolph County Chamber of Commerce and Davis &amp; Elkins College have teamed up to create the Summer Highlands Internship Program for local college students from June 1 to July 31.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Thu, 30 Jan 2020 22:29:51 +0000 skidmorel 13856 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E Receives Grant to Enhance Teacher Preparation Program https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-receives-grant-enhance-teacher-preparation-program <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College has been awarded a grant from the West Virginia Department of Education to enhance the teacher preparation program. The funds provide for an initiative to apply the concepts and strategies of co-teaching to the student teaching experience. </span></span></p></div></div></div> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 22:11:03 +0000 skidmorel 13848 at https://www.dewv.edu Resume Week Set for D&E Students, Alumni https://www.dewv.edu/headline/resume-week-set-de-students-alumni <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College students and alumni will have multiple opportunities to create a winning resume during Resume Week, January 27-31. Support sessions and materials will be presented by the Office of Academic Affairs, in conjunction with Career Services and The Naylor Learning Center.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:59:41 +0000 skidmorel 13847 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E Students Win Debate Division https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-students-win-debate-division <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College Debate Society members Amanda Cummins of Elkins and Jenna Evans of Aylett, Virginia, took home top awards in the Pejaver Debates after winning the novice division in team International Public Debate Association (IPDA). The two-day event was hosted by Middle Tennessee State University.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Thu, 23 Jan 2020 22:00:37 +0000 skidmorel 13846 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E Hosts Convocation to Honor Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-hosts-convocation-honor-martin-luther-king-jr-legacy <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – With an emphasis on how to make a dream a reality, several speakers paid tribute to the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. during a convocation in celebration of the Civil Rights leader’s birthday. The event, sponsored by Davis &amp; Elkins College Multicultural Programs, also included a march, reflection and video of King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Tue, 21 Jan 2020 23:02:18 +0000 skidmorel 13828 at https://www.dewv.edu Augusta presents Honduran Garifuna musician at the Old Brick Playhouse https://www.dewv.edu/headline/augusta-presents-honduran-garifuna-musician-old-brick-playhouse <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – The Augusta Heritage Center, with support from the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, will present a concert with treasured Honduran musician Aurelio Martinez at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 29 at the Old Brick Playhouse in downtown Elkins. The event is open to the public.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Mon, 20 Jan 2020 19:29:06 +0000 skidmorel 13824 at https://www.dewv.edu Davis & Elkins Plans Convocation, March to Honor Martin Luther King Jr. https://www.dewv.edu/headline/davis-elkins-plans-convocation-march-honor-martin-luther-king-jr <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a convocation, march and reflection on Monday, January 20. All activities are free and open to the public.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Fri, 17 Jan 2020 19:12:05 +0000 skidmorel 13818 at https://www.dewv.edu D&E Launches Online Community SenatorsConnect https://www.dewv.edu/headline/de-launches-online-community-senatorsconnect <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Davis &amp; Elkins College alumni, faculty, staff, parents and students have a new place to meet and interact. Recently launched, SenatorsConnect is a personalized online community and networking tool that allows participants to share information, provide guidance and increase career opportunities.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Thu, 16 Jan 2020 21:33:32 +0000 skidmorel 13817 at https://www.dewv.edu Jones Directing Career Services at Davis & Elkins https://www.dewv.edu/headline/jones-directing-career-services-davis-elkins <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-teaser"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif;">ELKINS – Christopher Jones has been appointed director of career services at Davis &amp; Elkins College, a position he began at the start of the spring 2020 semester.</span></span></p></div></div></div> Wed, 15 Jan 2020 20:22:02 +0000 skidmorel 13816 at https://www.dewv.edu