Category: About Me

Malaika Simmons

Hey everyone! My name is Malaika Simmons and I identify as a cisgender black queer woman. My name, Malaika, means angel and queen in Swahili and I take pride in the beauty and uniqueness of my name (and… Read More


Hello, my name is Kyla Roland and I’m a sophomore from Farmington Hills, Michigan.  I was born in Detroit, Michigan, but most of my formative years were spent in the suburbs, which has informed many of the relationships that… Read More

Niara Webb

I’m Niara and I’m a freshman from Cary, North Carolina! My family and I are originally from Manhattan and I love all things modern and fast-paced (i.e. binge-watching Netflix.) I’m a big sister to a one year old… Read More

Jon T

A form of media that has been very consistent in my life has been the Comedy Central television series South Park. Early on, when I first discovered South Park, I deeply related to it. Of course, I didn’t… Read More

Alex C.

While at Davidson, I have begun to realize that I truly identify with and am proud of my Midwestern heritage. I was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri and although I don’t actually live on a farm… Read More

Sabrina Shepherd

Oi! My name is Sabrina Shepherd. I am a sophomore computer science major and volleyball player. I was born in Brazil, and I have family all over the world, but honestly, a little Googling could tell you that…. Read More


Hello all! As you read, my name is Helen and I am the individual on the left in the photograph. I grew up in Asheville, North Carolina but have lived in Wilmington, North Carolina for the past five… Read More

Will B

I am lost. I grew up in the suburbs of Columbus Ohio. My Mom is a chaplain and my Father is a doctor. I was born with a severe peanut allergy that led my parents to be very… Read More