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Season for the record books

Basketball, Sports March 22, 2016 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

The star studded senior class has made this one exciting season for the Women’s Basketball program. Guard Hannah Livermon and Forward Katie Anderson have gone on and broken the Randolph-Macon records for 3-pointers and for rebounds, respectively. While the program has had some stellar teams and classes throughout their history,Read More

Johnny Football spiraling out of control

Football, Sports March 22, 2016 at 9:02 pm 0 comments

Football star Johnny Manziel has had a rollercoaster ride of a career up to this point in his life. Manziel, current quarterback for the Cleveland Browns, has been involved with yet another off-the-field incident, and this time it was with his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley. Dallas Police have reported that ManzielRead More

OpEd: Be the change you want to see

Opinions, Politics and Opinions March 22, 2016 at 8:59 pm 0 comments

There is a possible political revolution brewing. This revolution will not be led by a man wearing a white wig. Although these candidates also have questionable hair styles, this revolution may be led by a 74 year old Jewish, Democratic socialist senator from Brooklyn named Bernie Sanders. Or, quite possibly,Read More

GOP candidates clash in Feb. 13 debate

Politics, Politics and Opinions March 22, 2016 at 8:57 pm 0 comments

Taking place only hours after news had broken of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, it was not surprising that the matter of his replacement began the most recent GOP debate in South Carolina. Given that the Republican Debate began with this matter, it was also not surprising that theRead More

On the campaign trail: February

Politics, Politics and Opinions March 22, 2016 at 8:56 pm 0 comments

As the election year finally begins, new developments on the campaign trail have dominated the news cycle. In previous issues of The Yellow Jacket, we spotlighted several candidates and gave our readers more in-depth information about their campaigns. Now, The Yellow Jacket is going to focus on the new andRead More

Justice Antonin Scalia dies at age 79

Politics, Politics and Opinions March 22, 2016 at 8:55 pm 0 comments

In the wake of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death on February 13, 2016, President Obama solemnly observed, “He will no doubt be remembered as one of the most consequential judges and thinkers to serve on the Supreme Court. Justice Scalia dedicated his life to the cornerstone of our democracy:Read More

InterVarsity goes to EVA

Features March 22, 2016 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is an organization located at Randolph-Macon College and many other schools internationally. “The roots of the InterVarsity movement are with students at the University of Cambridge, in England in 1877. There, a group of Christian students began to meet together, in spite of the disapproval of someRead More

The 2016 Edge Bootcamp

Features March 22, 2016 at 8:51 pm 0 comments

Randolph-Macon’s annual Edge Career Boot Camp was held February 5-6. 129 sophomore, junior, and senior class students participated in the Boot Camp. The busy weekend began in the Brock Commons on Friday at 9:00 am when students checked in and headed to the buses that would depart for The WestinRead More

Senior Spotlight: Talbot Weston

Senior Spotlight: Talbot Weston

Features, Senior Spotlights March 22, 2016 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

One of the best qualities of the Yellow Jacket community is the students’ involvement in school affairs. Talbot Weston is one of Randolph-Macon’s most notable student leaders due to her continued efforts to help make this campus a better place. Weston is heavily involved in many organizations and positions atRead More

“Steel Magnolias” at R-MC

Features March 22, 2016 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

From February 17-20, the Randolph-Macon Drama Department put on the play “Steel Magnolias.” “Steel Magnolias” is the heartbreaking story of a group of small-town southern women with an incredible friendship that is proven strong as they deal with the loss of one of their own. The action is set inRead More