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Allie signs on to the lacrosse team

Features, Lacrosse April 21, 2016 at 10:14 pm 0 comments

The R-MC Women’s Lacrosse team signed their newest member, Allie Jones, in a special draft day with a letter of intent signing, and an invitation for her to join the team in the first game of the 2016 season. The Women’s Lacrosse team collaborated with the organization Team Impact toRead More

R-MC’s Standing Together Event

News April 21, 2016 at 10:12 pm 0 comments

All for one, one for all. On Saturday, March 6, the Virginia Center for Inclusive Community (VCIC) exercised this statement. In Randolph-Macon’s Blackwell Auditorium, the “Standing Together” event was put on for the Ashland community and the general public. R-MC’s Office of the Chaplain and the Department of Sociology andRead More

Eventful weekend in Richmond

News April 21, 2016 at 10:10 pm 0 comments

Downtown Richmond was the talk of the town last weekend. With seas of green for blocks on end, the festivities were seemingly endless. Live concerts, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and multiple St. Patrick’s Day celebrations all took place in just four days. Thursday through Sunday wasRead More

R-MC announces 2016 Commencement speaker

News April 21, 2016 at 10:09 pm 0 comments

Randolph-Macon College is proud to announce that its speaker for the 2016 Commencement is Haywood A. “HAP” Payne Jr. ’68. “I am delighted to share this wonderful news,” President Lindgren said. “HAP Payne is a successful businessman, a steadfast community leader, and a dedicated alumnus whose meaningful connection to R-MCRead More

Baseball: Ranked #15 in nation

Baseball, Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:25 am 0 comments

After many rescheduled games because of the inclement weather, the Yellow Jackets were revved up to face Virginia Wesleyan. The Yellow Jackets took an early lead as sophomore Jordan Schmeer was able to score on a double by senior Nate Meiners, making the score 1-0. Freshman Cole Migliorini helped putRead More

Yellow Jacket Sportlight: Softball

Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:24 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon women’s softball team is off to a great start this season. Last weekend, April 11 and 12, the team traveled to both Guilford and Emory and Henry for two double headers and finished 4-0 for the weekend. At Guilford, R-MC pulled away in two close games, winning theRead More

#MaconNation: Division III Week at R-MC

Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:23 am 0 comments

From Monday, April 6 to Sunday, April 12, the National Colligate Athletic Association (NCAA) celebrated Division III Week. The NCAA introduced this celebratory week in 2010 and plans on continuing it as a tradition for celebrating Division III athletes and athletic programs. Division III Week gives a voice to D3Read More

Ted Cruz and Rand Paul announce their bids for Presidency of the United States

Ted Cruz and Rand Paul announce their bids for Presidency of the United States

Politics, Politics and Opinions April 23, 2015 at 1:22 am 0 comments

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul announced that he will be running for president in 2016. Meanwhile, fellow Republican Ted Cruz drew fire for anti-LGBT remarks. “I am running for president to return our country to the principles of liberty and limited government,” Paul stated on his website. Paul attended a rallyRead More

Opinion: New welfare laws are ridiculous

Opinion: New welfare laws are ridiculous

Opinions, Politics and Opinions April 23, 2015 at 1:20 am 0 comments

There’s a nasty stereotype— a skeleton in America’s closet if you will— that doesn’t seem to want to go away. According to this stereotypical view, if you’re poor and on welfare, food stamps or Medicaid, then there’s surely a reason for it. Maybe you’re poor at managing your money, maybeRead More

Indiana and Arkansas legislatures pass controversial religious freedom bills

Indiana and Arkansas legislatures pass controversial religious freedom bills

Politics, Politics and Opinions April 23, 2015 at 1:19 am 0 comments

Indiana and Arkansas legislatures have drawn criticism for “religious freedom” legislation that could be used as a license to discriminate against gender and sexual minorities. Both states have attempted to pass new laws that would apply terms similar to those of the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) to individualRead More