Dowman Drive

Campus: Druid Hills in Atlanta

Namesake: Charles E. Dowman 1873C

Purpose: Campus road

Dowman Drive is named for Charles E. Dowman, an alumnus who served as president of Emory College from 1898 to 1902.

His brief administration saw an increase in the endowment and a strengthening of academic standards. A Methodist minister, he left the presidency to continue in the ministry.