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R-MC golf tee’s off fall schedule

R-MC golf tee’s off fall schedule

Golf, Sports September 23, 2015 at 8:02 pm 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon Women’s Golf team kicked off their fall schedule earlier this month with a trip to State College, Pennsylvania where they competed against a slew of Division I programs in the Nittany Lion Invitational. Leading the way was Senior Captain Olivia Bowling, who finished the tournament ahead of 11Read More

Focused, Women’s Soccer ready to make statement

Focused, Women’s Soccer ready to make statement

Soccer, Sports September 23, 2015 at 8:01 pm 0 comments

There is a silent tension that descends across the field and is felt by all of the fans before the start of a soccer match. The back-ground music ends, the crowd’s murmurs soften, and an aggressive yet controlled focus captivates the players as they await the whistle’s ignition. In aRead More

Serena loses to 26th seed at U.S. Open

Serena loses to 26th seed at U.S. Open

Sports, Tennis September 23, 2015 at 7:59 pm 0 comments

This year was supposed to topple the already astonishing achievements of Serena Williams’ tennis career. With four Grand Slam tournament wins under her belt already in 2015, Williams’ brilliance over the competition was anticipated at the beginning of the US Open. What was not expected was the 26th seed, RobertaRead More

Brady suspension reversed in court

Brady suspension reversed in court

Football, Sports September 23, 2015 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

Tom Brady walked out of a New York courtroom a free man and onto the football field Week 1 after U.S. district judge Richard Berman ruled in favor of the four-time Super Bowl champion quarterback in his alleged role in the DeflateGate Patriots scandal. The NFL hired Ted Wells andRead More

Meet the candidate: Martin O’Malley

Meet the candidate: Martin O’Malley

Politics, Politics and Opinions September 23, 2015 at 7:27 pm 0 comments

In last week’s “Meet the Candidate” section, The Yellow Jacket focused in on Louisiana Governor and stout Republican, Bobby Jindal. Now, we will take a look at former Maryland Governor and passionate Democrat, Martin O’Malley. O’Malley has been a loyalist for the Democratic Party, whose ideals align almost perfectly withRead More

Hungary turns away Syrian refugees

Hungary turns away Syrian refugees

Politics, Politics and Opinions September 23, 2015 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

Recently, hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees have traveled to Europe to escape the long and deadly civil war in Syria. The civil war in Syria has lasted since 2011’s Arab Spring protests where thousands demonstrated against President Bashar al-Assad’s regime resulting in a violent response. The violent response eventuallyRead More

OpEd: More border control

Opinions, Politics and Opinions September 23, 2015 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

No Control – Austin Wash ’16, Senior Politics/Opinions Editor Trump has made his thoughts perfectly clear regarding border control, and has expressed those thoughts by saying that the United States ought to “make Mexico pay for the wall.” Our priorities, however, should not include limiting the number of individuals whoRead More

Huckabee’s costly alliance

Huckabee’s costly alliance

Politics, Politics and Opinions September 23, 2015 at 6:50 pm 0 comments

With the support of Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, Kim Davis, a Kentucky county clerk recently jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, gave an elaborate dis-play to a cheering crowd of supporters on Tuesday, September 8th. Huckabee and Davis found appropriate expression of their enthusiasm throughRead More

Sweet Briar comes to R-MC

Sweet Briar comes to R-MC

Features September 23, 2015 at 6:47 pm 0 comments

As summer comes to a close, students around the country are getting ready to head back to school, and some students may be embarking upon bigger transitions than others. Several former Sweet Briar students have decided to make the brave move to continue furthering their education at Randolph-Macon College thisRead More

Senior Spotlight: Sam Cameron

Senior Spotlight: Sam Cameron

Features, Senior Spotlights September 23, 2015 at 6:45 pm 0 comments

Who said computer geeks were not cool? As many are well aware, computer engineering is a male-dominated industry. However, Samantha Cameron—better known as “Sam”—had the opportunity to experience this world first hand. This past summer, Cameron decided to take her Computer Science major and Math minor to another level asRead More