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Senior Spotlight: Jessica Rawls

Senior Spotlight: Jessica Rawls

Features, Senior Spotlights January 2, 2016 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

Not everyone has had the opportunity to be blessed with the performance bug. However, senior Jessica Rawls has made performing one of her biggest hobbies and passions. This passion of hers began at the young age of three years old. “My love for performing started with dance but when IRead More

This week in history at R-MC

Features January 2, 2016 at 11:38 pm 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, November 1929 November 16- Kappa Alpha defeats Kappa Sigma 7-6 in an exciting and intense football game. The Yellow Jacket,Read More

Fall formal arrives at R-MC

Features January 2, 2016 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

During this time of the year, Randolph-Macon’s fraternities and sororities are gearing up for formal season. However, the Yellow Jacket community may have ignited a new tradition this year by hosting our first school-wide formal. The formal, hosted by the Commons Activities Board (CAB), took place on Saturday, November 7.Read More

Classics students create database

News January 2, 2016 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

Advanced Classics students enrolled in the course “Roman Epistles,” also referred to as “Ancient Letters,” have had the unique opportunity this semester to create an online database of the work of Marcus Cornelius Fronto, a Roman orator whose material was mostly lost to the modern world. Fronto was a secondRead More

Martin agency above the many

News January 2, 2016 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

“Good & Tough.” These are the simple and compellingly meaningful words that The Martin Agency uses to describe their workplace culture. There are not many things that are both good and tough, as the agency wisely points out. Luckily, this agency is one of the few that is both adjectives,Read More

13th annual Train Day event

13th annual Train Day event

News January 2, 2016 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

On Nov. 7, 2015 the Ashland Main Street Association hosted the 13th annual Train Day. The Main Street Association has organized this event on the first Saturday of every November since 2002. The Ashland Main Street Association aims to “preserve, enhance, and promote downtown Ashland through cooperative efforts among localRead More

The Big Event comes to R-MC

The Big Event comes to R-MC

News January 2, 2016 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

On Nov. 8, 2015, Randolph-Macon held “The Big Event.” The Big Event was started in 1982 at Texas A&M University by Joe Nussbaum. Nussbaum, the Vice President of Texas A&M’s Student Government Association, came up with the idea because he wanted to give back to Bryan and College Station residentsRead More

Men’s Basketball triumphs over H-SC

Men’s Basketball triumphs over H-SC

Basketball, Sports March 3, 2015 at 9:12 pm 0 comments

Excitement was not absent at this past week’s game as the basketball team took on the Hampden-Sydney Tigers. On a sixteen game winning streak, the basketball team was ready to face the Tigers. The stands were jam-packed with students donning black for the blackout. The tickets for this game soldRead 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