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Arboreal Form art relocation

News March 22, 2016 at 9:10 pm 0 comments

Lost in a wrinkle of time, a long prevailing piece of art has shown its face once again on our campus. Located adjacent to Fox Hall, facing out towards Caroline Street, is the historic work of modern art that was graciously donated to Randolph-Macon College in 1986. The alumnus ofRead More

Campaign raises $125 million

News March 22, 2016 at 9:08 pm 0 comments

Randolph-Macon College celebrated its success on Friday, February 19 with a gala honoring more than 500 donors who contributed to the historic Building Extraordinary campaign. The campaign, originally a $100 million initiative, surpassed its original goal by reaching $125 million. The initiative was designed to gather the necessary resources toRead More

High-Speed Rail Forum

News March 22, 2016 at 9:07 pm 0 comments

The plan for a high-speed train linking Richmond to Washington, D.C. continues to develop, troubling the residents of Ashland. According to the proposed rail’s website, dc2rvarail.com, the high-speed rail between Richmond and D.C. would exist as part of the Southeast High-Speed Rail (SEHSR) project; a transportation effort to extend theRead More

Study Abroad Photo Winners

News March 22, 2016 at 9:05 pm 0 comments

As mentioned in the last issue of The Yellow Jacket, the new Study Abroad Photo Exhibition in the McGraw-Page Library has been receiving quite a lot of attention. Claiming first place in the 11th Annual Study Abroad Photo Contest with her unique photograph taken on the Northern tip of CubaRead More

Men’s Basketball successful season comes to an end

Basketball, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

A sold out crowd of fans greeted the Yellow Jackets as they entered the sixteenth round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournament. Coming off a victory against Virginia Wesleyan to attain the ODAC championship and a 78-65 victory against Catholic University, the team was ready to start theRead More

Men’s Golf hopes to win ODAC title this season

Golf, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:52 pm 0 comments

The R-MC men’s golf team had a great start to their year in the fall season with a third place finish at the Tom Kinder Memorial Tournament at Lakeview Golf and Country Club in Harrisonburg, VA, and a second place finish in the home invite at the Ted Keller MemorialRead More

Women’s Golf looks ahead to spring season

Women’s Golf looks ahead to spring season

Golf, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:51 pm 0 comments

During their fall season, the team had a great run and placed well in the NYU Invitational at Spook Rock golf course in Suffern, NY. The team finished fourth and Junior Olivia Bowling won individual medalist while scoring her personal best 72-70, going 2-under for the whole tournament. The teamRead More

Syracuse program hit by NCAA sanctions

Syracuse program hit by NCAA sanctions

Basketball, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:50 pm 0 comments

Syracuse’s legendary Coach Jim Boeheim has been suspended from the first nine games of the ACC of the 2015-2016 season, and 108 wins of his career record have been stripped. The NCAA has been conducting an investigation on the Syracuse basketball program for nearly a decade. Some of the infractionsRead More

Opinion: Republicans continue to shoot themselves in the foot with foreign policy

Opinion: Republicans continue to shoot themselves in the foot with foreign policy

Opinions, Politics and Opinions April 6, 2015 at 8:48 pm 0 comments

It has become clear: Republicans are not content with being “the party of no” only on domestic policy measures. They are also determined to obstruct President Obama’s foreign policy initiatives at any cost, even if that means embarrassing the United States. Instead of constructively participating in negotiations with Iran regardingRead More

Two police officers shot in Ferguson, MO

Two police officers shot in Ferguson, MO

Politics, Politics and Opinions April 6, 2015 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

Two St. Louis County police officers were shot during demonstrations in Ferguson last week, ABC News reported. The shootings were condemned by both the family of Michael Brown Jr. and protest leaders. Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. called the attack “senseless,” blasting “stand-alone agitators” who they say attempted toRead More