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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

Honor’s Program re-design set for 2016-2017 school year

Honor’s Program re-design set for 2016-2017 school year

News January 2, 2016 at 4:57 am 0 comments

The Honors Program at Randolph-Macon College was created for the enhancement of academic and community experiences where interdisciplinary courses not found in the standard set of courses could be offered to the program’s fifteen students. The program has recently undergone revisions and, in light of some confusion as to whyRead More

McGhee’s Halloween tips

News January 2, 2016 at 4:55 am 0 comments

Halloween is this week!   We know that many of you will dress up as ghouls and goblins and wander off into the night in search of fun and frivolity.   I wanted to take just a moment to remind you of a few safety tips and to make a set anRead More

Mourning Professor John Mingus

Mourning Professor John Mingus

News January 2, 2016 at 4:55 am 0 comments

On October 10, students were notified of the passing of a beloved professor. The day before, October 9, Professor John Mingus passed away. In 1989 the college welcomed the previous actor, high school teacher, and college professor with arms wide open and now the Randolph-Macon community mourns him with heavyRead More

Clinton testifies to Benghazi committee

Clinton testifies to Benghazi committee

Politics, Politics and Opinions October 30, 2015 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

The  past  few  weeks  have  been  very eventful  for  the  Democratic  Party.  Vice President  Joe  Biden  put  to  rest  rumors  of a  presidential  run,  party  hopefuls  Lincoln Chafee and Paul Webb dropped out of the race, and the Party had their first debate. The  debate  brought  to  the  forefront PartyRead More

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

Football, Sports November 26, 2014 at 12:40 am 0 comments

This year’s edition of “The Game” was nothing less of exciting. Hundreds of R-MC students invaded the town of Farmville in support of the football team. Jam-packed roadways soon became jam-packed stands as the Yellow Jackets took the field to show Hampden-Sydney what football was really about. The atmosphere wasRead More

Sportlight: John Byrd

Sportlight: John Byrd

Sports November 26, 2014 at 12:35 am 0 comments

Running back John Byrd, ’16, has been bulldozing through linemen since his freshmen year. This year has been a little different for Byrd as he was recently named the ODAC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Shenandoah on November 1. Byrd has helped lead the way inRead More

R-MC vs. H-SC: The rivalry continues

R-MC vs. H-SC: The rivalry continues

Football, Sports November 26, 2014 at 12:34 am 0 comments

“The Game” resonates in the minds of all R-MC students and alumni when the topic of R-MC football is discussed. The leaves are falling and the wind chill is getting a little colder, that means it is football season and the best way to conclude the season is by defeatingRead More

R-MC students attend Model U.N.

R-MC students attend Model U.N.

Politics and Opinions November 26, 2014 at 12:31 am 0 comments

R-MC’s Model United Nations passed several resolutions at the National Model UN (NMUN) in Washington, D.C. Oct. 31 to Nov. 2. R-MC Model UN represented the Islamic Republic of Iran. The ten students divided into five sections each composed of two people. These sections, or committees, handled the issues ofRead More