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Obama seeks historic agreement with Iran

Obama seeks historic agreement with Iran

Politics, Politics and Opinions April 23, 2015 at 1:17 am 0 comments

On Thur., April 2, President Barack Obama took to the Rose Garden to announce that his negotiating team is working with the Iranian government to develop a “framework” for a potential deal between the U.S. and Iran. The President came to the negotiating table seeking a reduction in the nuclearRead More

Randolph-Macon welcomes RMC19 on  Accepted Students Day

Randolph-Macon welcomes RMC19 on Accepted Students Day

Features April 23, 2015 at 1:14 am 0 comments

On Sat. April 11, hundreds of prospective students came to our campus to take tours, visit a majors fair, explore a student experience fair and more for Randolph-Macon’s annual Accepted Students Day. Although some people had already made the decision to attend R-MC in the fall, other students considered thisRead More

Look out Trackside, there’s a new burger in town

Look out Trackside, there’s a new burger in town

Features April 23, 2015 at 1:11 am 0 comments

R-MC Students, welcome to the newest section of the Yellow Jacket, where we give you inside information on Ashland’s best, worst, and most average local spots. Know of somewhere special that the student body ought to hear about? Tweet us your local favorites at @YJ_News! If you head past theRead More

Miss. YJ: Managing anxiety

Features, Miss Yellow Jacket April 23, 2015 at 1:10 am 0 comments

Anxiety is something a lot of people deal with. That is why for this week’s article, I want to talk about how to deal with and work through anxiety. Keep in mind that I am not a medical professional as I talk you through this, but this is what IRead More

HD Fitness comes to R-MC campus

HD Fitness comes to R-MC campus

Features April 23, 2015 at 1:09 am 0 comments

Want to feel better, have more energy and perhaps even live longer? Look no further than exercise. The health benefits of regular exercise and physical activity regardless of your age, sex or physical ability are hard to ignore. Seniors Hope Ward and Darius Saunders realized the benefits and are soRead More

Students, faculty discuss Charlie Hebdo attacks

Students, faculty discuss Charlie Hebdo attacks

News April 23, 2015 at 1:06 am 0 comments

On April 2, Randolph-Macon hosted a discussion of the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris that occurred in January. According to Professor of History Dr. Michael Fischbach, the event was successful in its attempt to facilitate conversation between students and faculty. “The event was very well attended by both students andRead More

Randolph-Macon hosts annual blood drive

Randolph-Macon hosts annual blood drive

News April 23, 2015 at 1:05 am 0 comments

The Student Government Association (SGA) at Randolph-Macon College organized a visit from the American Red Cross to receive blood donations from students and staff on April 2. This event had the highest number of students donate to a blood drive that was held on R-MC’s campus than ever before, andRead More

NCAA changes drug policy to ban “street drugs”

Sports May 26, 2014 at 3:07 am 0 comments

In December the Division III NCAA legislative convention proposed and approved a sanction to change the penalty for athletes testing positive for “street drugs”. “Street drugs” are defined by the NCAA as marijuana, heroin, and synthetic cannabinoids. The sanction for an NCAA sponsored drug test with positive results for suchRead More

The Masters: 20 year old Jordan Spieth almost makes history, Bubba Watson wins his second Masters title

The Masters: 20 year old Jordan Spieth almost makes history, Bubba Watson wins his second Masters title

Golf, Sports May 26, 2014 at 3:05 am 0 comments

The Masters is the first of the major four golf tournaments played every year. The Masters has been around for many years, and the legacy of it will continue for centuries. In 1931, cofounders Bobby Jones and Clifford Roberts bought Fruitland Nurseries, now the site of the Augusta National GolfRead More

Golf Q&A with Olivia Bowling

Golf Q&A with Olivia Bowling

Golf, Sports May 26, 2014 at 3:02 am 0 comments

Describe your golf life; when did you start playing and how did you end up being ranked 15th in the nation? I began playing golf when I was 7 years old. I learned everything from my dad. He built my swing, he helped me with all the junior tournaments, andRead More