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Senior spotlight: Elliot Katz

Senior spotlight: Elliot Katz

Features, Senior Spotlights January 2, 2016 at 5:05 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon student body consists of a passionate bunch and that is what makes this college so unique. However, senior Elliot Katz’s passion isn’t just a hobby as his love of skateboarding has become a large part of his life. At 10 years old, Katz discovered his interest in skateboarding.Read More

This week in history at R-MC

Features January 2, 2016 at 5:03 am 0 comments

After searching through The Yellow Jacket archives in Randolph-Macon’s Special Collections, The Yellow Jacket shares what was newsworthy at this time of the year throughout the decades. The Yellow Jacket, October 1922 October 3- The Yellow Jacket reports on R-MC’s football game against North Carolina State. R-MC lost the gameRead More

Garrison Keillor visits R-MC

Garrison Keillor visits R-MC

Features January 2, 2016 at 5:01 am 0 comments

Randolph-Macon has had the plea-sure of hosting many events with various note-worthy individuals, including last year’s debate with former R-MC professor, Congressman Dave Brat. On October 20, R-MC had the opportunity to welcome radio personality Garrison Keillor to campus. “With radio, you wouldn’t start out doing the kind of showRead More

Dr. Torrence wins math award

Dr. Torrence wins math award

Features, Professor Spotlights October 21, 2015 at 5:54 pm 0 comments

From July 29th to August 1st Randolph-Macon Math Professor Eve Torrence, who has been with the college since 1994, attended the International Bridges Art and Mathematics Conference for the fourth time. Previously, the conferences were held in Portugal, Maryland, and South Korea, but this year the conference returned to MarylandRead More

Senior Spotlight: Tracy Moriconi

Senior Spotlight: Tracy Moriconi

Features, Senior Spotlights October 21, 2015 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

College is a time for learning how to maintain regularity and balance obligations. However, for students like Tracy Moriconi, it is second nature. Moriconi believes that managing how to stay occupied has helped her to become the person she is today. “I attribute my academic success to my extracurricular activitiesRead More

This week in history at R-MC

Features October 21, 2015 at 5:50 pm 0 comments

After searching through The Yellow Jacket archives in Randolph-Macon’s Special Collections, The Yellow Jacket shares what was newsworthy at this time of the year throughout the decades. The Yellow Jacket, October 1931 October 7- A new club called “The Northern Club” is formed on campus in order to “foster aRead More

Students crave Sugar Fix bakery

Features October 21, 2015 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

Currently, the cookie craze seems to be dominating the previous donut obsession. Originally, the Randolph-Macon student body found comfort in traveling to Sugar Shack in Richmond for a tasty donut. However, students have now quickly discovered a new way to get their Sugar Fix. In early July, Ashland welcomed theRead More

Hoedown for Hope

Hoedown for Hope

Features October 5, 2015 at 7:06 pm 0 comments

The Wings of Hope Ranch has devel-oped a program to help unite rescued horses and children facing conflicts so that they can learn how to trust and love together. With 32 children attending ranch sessions, 16 youth leaders, 26 adult volunteers, and 8 rescued horses, Wings of Hope is flourishing.Read More

ISU students vist R-MC

ISU students vist R-MC

Features October 5, 2015 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon community has done it again! As most students already know, the Yellow Jacket family is a welcoming bunch. Just recently, R-MC had the opportunity to welcome a group of visiting students from Ishinomaki Senshu University (ISU) in Japan. After four Randolph-Macon students and their advisors visited the ISURead More

Senior Spotlight: Sonny Murphy

Senior Spotlight: Sonny Murphy

Features, Senior Spotlights October 5, 2015 at 7:02 pm 0 comments

One of the best parts about attending Randolph-Macon is discovering the amazing things that the student body has accomplished. For senior Sonny Murphy, achieving his unique goal has become a reality. Since October of last year, Murphy has taken on the admirable task of becoming a volunteer firefighter with theRead More