Delta Zeta held alcohol awareness week Oct. 20-23

October 30, 2014

The week of Oct. 20 – 23 was Delta Zeta’s national “I Have a Choice” week, which is an initiative to support National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week. Throughout this week, Delta Zetas from around the nation hold different events each day to provide information to the students on their collegeRead More

Delta Zeta held alcohol awareness week Oct. 20-23

October 30, 2014

The week of Oct. 20 – 23 was Delta Zeta’s national “I Have a Choice” week, which is an initiative to support National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week. Throughout this week, Delta Zetas from around the nation hold different events each day to provide information to the students on their collegeRead More

Senior Spotlight: Chris Leggett, musician and student

Senior Spotlight: Chris Leggett, musician and student

October 30, 2014

If you go to Randolph-Macon, chances are one of your favorite local musicians is senior arts management major Chris Leggett. Leggett has been performing and writing music since a young age and often plays shows locally at fraternity houses or bars in the Ashland/Richmond area. Leggett chose to attend R-MCRead 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

Confusion over Turkey’s role in ISIS conflict

Confusion over Turkey’s role in ISIS conflict

October 30, 2014

Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces are set to march through Turkey in order to aid Syrian Kurdish fighters in embattled Kobani, Syria, which is near the Syrian-Turkish border. Several conflicting reports have made their way out of Turkey as to the details surrounding the reinforcement. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan saidRead More

Opinion: Ebola far from significant threat to U.S.

Opinion: Ebola far from significant threat to U.S.

October 30, 2014

There is a new rumor about Ebola every time I look up. I walk through campus and there are Ebola jokes and t-shirts. I get it; the jokes will not stop and they are okay as long as they stay at a certain level of distaste, but the media continuesRead 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

Freshman Sportlight: Madeline Jackson

Freshman Sportlight: Madeline Jackson

October 30, 2014

Every year, each sport team has the ability to gain fresh talent and begin a new direction. Freshman Madeline Jackson is one of the nine new members on the women’s soccer team. Hailing from Chesapeake, Va., Jackson was recruited to R-MC by former soccer coach Jim Woods. After finishing aRead More

Opinion: Ray Rice domestic abuse case

September 28, 2014

Roughly 45 percent of the National Football League’s fan base is made up of women, yet the NFL continues to promote the idea that women are not worthy of respect by continuing to employ men who are abusive. Eighty-seven arrests involving 80 players have been made over the last 14Read 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