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Jaclyn Oakes ’16 to compete for Miss Virginia title in June 2015

Jaclyn Oakes ’16 to compete for Miss Virginia title in June 2015

Features, Other Spotlights May 16, 2015 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

Junior Jaclyn Oakes will be progressing to the Miss Virginia pageant in June 2015 after winning the title of Miss Southwestern Virginia. Oakes also won an $18,000 scholarship to Liberty University. The title will allow Oakes to represent her family, school, and nonprofit, Charlie’s Cure, in the Miss Virginia pageantRead More

Jaclyn Oakes: Future Miss VA?

Jaclyn Oakes: Future Miss VA?

Features, Other Spotlights April 6, 2015 at 8:35 pm 0 comments

When you think of a beauty pageant, does the movie Miss Congeniality come to mind? Randolph-Macon junior Jaclyn Oakes has a passion for competing in beauty pageants, and offers insight to break down stereotypes and educate students about her experiences.   Oakes decided to compete in her first local pageantRead More

Spring Sportlight: Baseball team undefeated

Spring Sportlight: Baseball team undefeated

Baseball, Other Spotlights, Sports March 3, 2015 at 9:09 pm 0 comments

The baseball team has been leading their season undefeated sweeping St. Mary’s University in a series battle and also Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in a two game series. Starting this season after being placed second in the ODAC preseason polls in January, the Yellow Jackets haven’t fallen short of anyone’s expectations.Read More

Spring Sportlight: Men’s Lacrosse

Spring Sportlight: Men’s Lacrosse

Lacrosse, Other Spotlights, Sports March 3, 2015 at 9:06 pm 0 comments

In an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) men’s lacrosse preseason poll, Randolph-Macon was ranked number seven in voting by the league’s head coaches. According to Michael Romero ’16 and team captain Nick Benhoff ’16, the Randolph-Macon Team is a competitor in arguably one of the “toughest conferences in all ofRead More

Freshman Spotlight: Q&A with Julia Warren, Director of Celebrate! RVA

Freshman Spotlight: Q&A with Julia Warren, Director of Celebrate! RVA

Features, Other Spotlights February 26, 2015 at 6:53 pm 0 comments

If you have seen an active student running around campus trying to get her work done, grab a bite of food or make it to meetings, chances are that you have seen Julia Warren. Warren is a freshman and already the founder and executive director of a foundation called celebrate!Read More

Bowling: Picking up where she left off

Bowling: Picking up where she left off

Golf, Other Spotlights, Sports October 19, 2014 at 3:15 am 0 comments

These past two weeks have been electrifying for two-time ODAC player of the year, junior Olivia Bowling, as she has been swarming through the competition. Starting the golf season off with a bang, Bowling has been consistently recognized for winning an individual title at the NYU Invitational tournament, achieving ODACRead More

Carmichael finds home in R-MC dance team

Carmichael finds home in R-MC dance team

Other Spotlights, Sports October 19, 2014 at 3:10 am 0 comments

At R-MC, when someone says they are from outside of Virginia, the first question is, “How did you hear about Randolph-Macon?” The stories never seem to lack interest, and each story is unique; the same is true for sophomore Ashley Carmichael, a dancer on the R-MC dance team. Hailing fromRead More

Relay for Life Spotlight: Kylie Wash

Relay for Life Spotlight: Kylie Wash

Features, Other Spotlights May 30, 2014 at 1:44 am 0 comments

Relay For Life kicked off its sixth philanthropy event at Randolph-Macon this past weekend. The event was held on Saturday, May 3 from 6 p.m. until Sunday, May 4 at 6 a.m. There were 28 teams registered, which totaled 337 participants, not to mention all the walk-on participants totaling overRead More

Alumnus James Murray wins Town Council

Alumnus James Murray wins Town Council

Features, Other Spotlights May 30, 2014 at 1:41 am 0 comments

James Murray, ’09, originally from Manchester, MI, and now living in Ashland, graduated from Randolph-Macon Cum Laude and with honors. A double major in Drama and English, and a minor in music, Murry currently is a faculty member at R-MC and works in the library as an Audio-visual Specialist. HeRead More

R-MC Alumnus Spotlight: Andrew Rowe

R-MC Alumnus Spotlight: Andrew Rowe

Features, Other Spotlights May 26, 2014 at 5:04 pm 0 comments

Andrew Rowe, ’13, graduated from Randolph-Macon College with a major in economics and business. Currently, he works in the Admissions Department as an Admissions Counselor. While a student at R-MC, Rowe was an orientation leader, brother of Kappa Alpha Order and a member of Macon Outdoors. Rowe said he wasRead More