BARK profits from Oct. 30 Haunted Trail presented by ΚΣ, ΣΦE, DZ

November 26, 2014

On Oct. 30, Kappa Sigma (ΚΣ), Sigma Phi Epsilon (ΣΦE), and Delta Zeta (DZ) joined forces to help raise money for BARK. In the spirit of Halloween, they created a haunted trail at the ΚΣ house. Kenny Daniel, former president of the Eta Chapter of Kappa Sigma at Randolph-Macon CollegeRead More

BARK profits from Oct. 30 Haunted Trail presented by ΚΣ, ΣΦE, DZ

November 26, 2014

On Oct. 30, Kappa Sigma (ΚΣ), Sigma Phi Epsilon (ΣΦE), and Delta Zeta (DZ) joined forces to help raise money for BARK. In the spirit of Halloween, they created a haunted trail at the ΚΣ house. Kenny Daniel, former president of the Eta Chapter of Kappa Sigma at Randolph-Macon CollegeRead More

Five Realistic New Years Resolutions for 2015

January 22, 2015

It is that time again when millions of people come up with resolutions in hopes of bettering themselves in the New Year. Whether it is a commitment to getting fit or getting rid of a bad habit, most people are only able to follow through with these resolutions for aRead More

Senior Spotlight: Darius Saunders

Senior Spotlight: Darius Saunders

November 26, 2014

Darius Saunders, a senior and communication studies major from Martinsville, Virgnia, chose to attend Randolph-Macon for its small atmosphere. Saunders knew attending Randolph Macon would challenge him mentally and push him out of his comfort zone, a theme that has been constant throughout his life. Saunders said that one ofRead More

Professor Spotlight: Ted Salins, Film Studies

Professor Spotlight: Ted Salins, Film Studies

May 26, 2014

Originally from Washington D.C., Ted Salins has been a professor at Randolph-Macon College for more than seven years. “An opportunity presented itself and I grabbed it,” Salins said about choosing his career at Macon. Known for his hands-on classes in filmmaking and screenwriting, Salins has a Masters in Fine ArtsRead More

Miss Jacket #2

November 26, 2014

This week, I wanted to touch on a topic that affects every single one of us, and that topic is confidence. Confidence, as defined by the Merriam-Webster’s dictionary is “a feeling or belief that someone or something is good or has the ability to succeed at something.” When we lookRead More

State of the Union 2015: Obama will not give up on principles

January 25, 2015

On Tuesday, Jan. 20, President Barack Obama delivered his 7th State of the Union Address since his election in 2008. The President addressed a joint session of Congress and delivered a clear vision for the road he would like the country and the Democratic Party to take going forward intoRead More

Opinion: R-MC perfect setting for VA-07 race

November 26, 2014

It had been months since Dr. David Brat’s historic defeat against Majority Leader Eric Cantor and months since Dr. Jack’s Trammell announcement of his candidacy. Randolph-Macon College and the small town of Ashland, VA had been the center of the political universe for long enough and it was time forRead More

VA-7 finances present interesting data

October 30, 2014

When deciding to run for Congress, there are a few questions that potential candidates are forced to ask themselves: Do I have the right kind of character for this job? Do I have the time for this job? Who am I going to be running against? Perhaps the most importantRead More

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

November 26, 2014

This year’s edition of “The Game” was nothing less of exciting. Hundreds of R-MC students invaded the town of Farmville in support of the football team. Jam-packed roadways soon became jam-packed stands as the Yellow Jackets took the field to show Hampden-Sydney what football was really about. The atmosphere wasRead More

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

November 26, 2014

This year’s edition of “The Game” was nothing less of exciting. Hundreds of R-MC students invaded the town of Farmville in support of the football team. Jam-packed roadways soon became jam-packed stands as the Yellow Jackets took the field to show Hampden-Sydney what football was really about. The atmosphere wasRead More

Basketball team prepared for victory

Basketball team prepared for victory

September 11, 2014

Success has never strayed far from R-MC’s basketball team and this season will not be any different. Preparation guarantees success is the motto of this year’s team coming back from a 20-7 overall season and going 14-2 in the ODACS. Coach Nathan Davis, starting his sixth year as head coachRead More

R-MC women’s soccer receives new head coach

September 11, 2014

Just weeks prior to preseason, the Randolph-Macon Women’s Soccer Team received word that they would be coached by a new face in the upcoming 2014 season. Jim Woods, the former head coach of the women’s soccer team, accepted the position as the Assistant Director of Admissions here at Randolph-Macon. SoRead More