The Pom Pon team will host their first annual fall pom clinic on Saturday, October 29 at the DU Lettinga Campus Student Activity Center. The clinic will take place 3:00-7:00 p.m. and is available to kids in kindergarten through 12th grade. Participants get to perform with the DU Pom team at the Panthers football game that evening!
Guy Davis ‘92 has spent his entire career in claims at Farmers Insurance. “Claims has given me the opportunity to help people all around our country. The work is extremely challenging but there is a great sense of accomplishment and service when you help someone begin to rebuild after a life altering event.” Guy will be featured in the next issue of the DU Review magazine, but in the meantime learn more about Guy and his role as the Liability Branch Claims Manager on the alumni blog.
Stop in the Tyrus R. Wessell Bookstore from October 26 – 27 to vote for your favorite jack-o-lantern as we hold our 2016 pumpkin carving contest. Voting will also take place on our Facebook page here.
Senior Emily Riley created her internship at Modern Day Event & Floral. She was the Logistics and Coordination Intern working in a warehouse based out of Walker, MI and a boutique located in the Amway Grand Plaza and Hotel in downtown Grand Rapids. Emily had been working as a Student Ambassador for DU and introduced herself to a visiting family, noting that she was seeking an internship in events and weddings. As luck would have it, the father of the prospective student’s daughter is the executive assistant of Modern Day. Emily followed up, interviewed and landed the internship and career of her dreams!
Students, staff and faculty are encouraged to attend the Meet the President to talk to Davenport University President, Rick Pappas and his Leadership Team. It is Dr. Pappas’ goal to meet with students, staff and faculty each year, answering questions and listening to concerns. Dr. Pappas would like your input as he focuses on the academic quality at Davenport. The meeting will be held at Davenport’s Warren Campus and streamed live to the Livonia Campus.
Staff will meet at 1:00 p.m. and students will meet at 2:00 p.m.