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The return of the Theta Chi fraternity house

The return of the Theta Chi fraternity house

News August 15, 2015 at 4:13 pm 0 comments

On Sept. 26, 2012, the Randolph-Macon campus awoke to texts, Facebook posts, and e-mails about a fire that had claimed the Theta Chi fraternity house.   Now, the fire that took the house without warning is forgotten and new memories are being made. Three years later, Theta Chi finally has aRead More

Letter to the Editor

Features May 16, 2015 at 3:20 pm 0 comments

First, I would like to personally thank every person and organization that expressed displeasure at Kappa Alpha Order’s return (“Postponed”) to campus a few weeks ago. Randolph-Macon received backlash on 4/14/15 when an email from Student life announced the return of Kappa Alpha Order which was suspended 1 year ago.Read More

Letter to the Editor

Features May 16, 2015 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

In the fall of 2015, the fraternity Kappa Alpha had been granted access to return to Randolph-Macon’s campus. Upon knowledge of the fraternity’s speedy comeback after making national news for discriminatory and prejudicial practices, I asked myself: “why?” I asked myself “why would Randolph-Macon bring back a fraternity that overtlyRead More

Greek Week 2015 recap

Features May 16, 2015 at 3:18 pm 0 comments

What does a pig, elementary school children, and hundreds of college students have in common?   They all kicked off Randolph-Macon’s Greek Week on April 15. To kick off Greek Week, Randolph-Macon hosted a pig roast where students from Henry Clay Elementary School came and got to hang out with theRead More

OU SAE chapter suspended for video showing members singing a racist chant

OU SAE chapter suspended for video showing members singing a racist chant

Politics and Opinions April 6, 2015 at 8:43 pm 0 comments

On Monday, March 9, the 100 members of the University of Oklahoma’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) chapter were suspended as a result of a video that captured SAE members singing a racist song on a bus, The Washington Post reported.   A video posted by Twitter account @ OU_Unheard, anRead More

Big Man on Campus event a success

Big Man on Campus event a success

Features April 6, 2015 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

On March 12, the Delta Zeta sorority hosted the “Big Man On Campus” talent competition at the Ashland Theater. Fourteen men participated in this talent show, each doing their best to earn the titles “Big Man” and “Mr. Congeniality.”   Participants included Baxter Carter, Sam Bowen, PJ Costello, Carrington Wentz,Read More

Kappa Sigma hosting Sets for Vets April 11 2015

Kappa Sigma hosting Sets for Vets April 11 2015

Features February 26, 2015 at 6:50 pm 0 comments

Raw silence and anticipation fill the warm spring air. A single pin drop can be heard as the fierce competition reaches its peak. POW, a hard serve soars over the net with a spinning velocity great enough to slay a small bird. The anxiously awaiting team sees the ball flyingRead More

Kappa Alpha Theta holds chocolate rose event to raise money for Theta Foundation

Features February 26, 2015 at 6:47 pm 0 comments

The Kappa Alpha Theta chocolate rose sale was held just before Valentine’s Day in an effort to contribute to the sorority’s philanthropy while also creating a fun way for students and faculty to celebrate the “season of love”. Each individual who bought a rose was able to write a personalizedRead More

Fraternity social event policy changes, guest lists explained

Fraternity social event policy changes, guest lists explained

Features November 26, 2014 at 12:18 am 0 comments

Since the beginning of November, Randolph-Macon students have received fraternity party invitations via email from the Randolph-Macon BUZZ website. Fraternities have previously been required to submit guest lists and social registration forms before holding registered weekend parties, but the process has recently become more transparent to the student body. TheRead More

Epsilon Omicron chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta celebrates thirty years at Randolph-Macon

Epsilon Omicron chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta celebrates thirty years at Randolph-Macon

Features November 26, 2014 at 12:06 am 0 comments

Why walk when you can fly? The Kappa Alpha Theta sorority has now been “flying” for 30 years at R-MC. On Sat., Oct. 25, members gathered at the sorority house to celebrate. Kappa Alpha Theta was founded in 1870 at Indiana Asbury College, becoming the first Greek-letter fraternity for women.Read More