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Jessi Johnson Joins R-MC cast for A Raisin in the Sun

Jessi Johnson Joins R-MC cast for A Raisin in the Sun

Features August 15, 2015 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

The domestic tragedy, A Raisin in the Sun, has been gracing Broadway stages since 1959. The Randolph-Macon College Drama Department recently had three showings of the play as a senior directing project for Jasmine Shepard ’15. The play follows the Younger family as they try and build themselves a betterRead More

Letter from the future editors

News August 15, 2015 at 4:14 pm 0 comments

Dear Randolph-Macon community, We want to say how extremely excited we are to be the Editor in Chief and Managing Editor for the 2015-2016 school year. We want to make this the best year yet and we are going to do everything in our power to keep you informed.   WithRead More

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

Honoring retiree Chaplain Darrell Headrick

Honoring retiree Chaplain Darrell Headrick

News August 15, 2015 at 4:09 pm 0 comments

If you have seen Chaplain Darrell Headrick walking around campus, he greets every student, staff, or faculty member with a smile. Headrick, 64, is the longest serving chaplain in Randolph-Macon College history and the longest serving college or university chaplain in Virginia. He has been a part of the R-MCRead More

Old face, new position: Gray promoted to director of both tennis teams

Sports, Tennis May 30, 2014 at 2:25 am 0 comments

This spring, Randolph-Macon College’s long-time assistant tennis coach, Charles Gray, was promoted to director of tennis for the men’s and women’s teams. Coach Gray has been here for over nine years with the tennis program and has worked in every aspect of the program, including recruiting, scheduling, planning and runningRead More

Baseball returns from ODAC tournament, but may recieve an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament

Baseball, Sports May 30, 2014 at 2:23 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon Yellow Jacket baseball team finished their 2014 season last week with a 24-15 overall record and a 14-6 record in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). The team continued their success this year with the highest overall winning percentage since 1987 and their best finish (third) in theRead More

Rice rescinds invitation to speak at Rutgers U

Rice rescinds invitation to speak at Rutgers U

Politics, Politics and Opinions May 30, 2014 at 2:21 am 0 comments

After being scheduled to speak at Rutgers University for commencement, former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice rescinded her invitation to speak after Rutgers students protested her appearance, CNN reported. Rutgers students expressed concerns over having Rice speak because of her involvement with the war in Iraq. “Rice signed offRead More

Is E. Warren considering a run for president?

Is E. Warren considering a run for president?

Politics, Politics and Opinions May 30, 2014 at 2:19 am 0 comments

Is Warren’s book tour a campaign trial run? Elizabeth Warren has told ABC News, the Huffington Post and countless other news sources that she does not plan to run for president. This has not stopped experts from trying to guess how her campaign could go if she changed her tune.Read More

House hearing on the unionization of athletes

House hearing on the unionization of athletes

Politics, Politics and Opinions May 30, 2014 at 2:15 am 0 comments

A House Committee plans to conduct a hearing on May 8 regarding the possible unionization of Northwestern University’s football team. The hearing is titled “Big Labor on College Campuses: Examining the Consequences of Unionizing Student Athletes,” and will be held by the Education and Workforce Committee. A regional chairperson ofRead More

April 2014 jobs numbers

April 2014 jobs numbers

Politics, Politics and Opinions May 30, 2014 at 2:13 am 0 comments

In April, the U.S. economy added 288,000 jobs, the highest number of jobs added in any month in the past two years, Fox News reported. Along with the jobs added, unemployment also ticked down to 6.3 percent from 6.7 percent, although part of this decrease can be accounted for byRead More