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Students have options for combating sexual assualt

Students have options for combating sexual assualt

News October 19, 2014 at 2:46 am 0 comments

Every 21 hours, there is a rape on an American college campus. Even though students may not see sexual assault visibly on their campus, it still happens. Thirty-four percent of completed rapes and 45 percent of attempted rapes take place on campus, with most rapes occurring on the weekends. TheseRead More

Red Cross blood drive held amid controversy

Red Cross blood drive held amid controversy

News September 28, 2014 at 5:03 pm 0 comments

Almost a year ago today, Dean of Students Grant Azdell issued a statement through the Yellow Jacket concerning a blood drive that was held on campus. There were concerns that the American Red Cross, who the college partnered with to hold the drive, was asking discriminatory questions to gay andRead More

RMCS 101 course replaces FYEC program

News September 11, 2014 at 6:39 pm 0 comments

This fall, the changes to Randolph-Macon will not just include the addition of new buildings and the largest freshman class on record. In addition, the Curriculum Board has approved the new Randolph-Macon Colloquium/Seminar 101 (RMCS 101) to take the place of the previously taught First-Year Experience Colloquia (FYEC). This courseRead More

Ky Hoang to be 2014 Commencement Senior Speaker

Ky Hoang to be 2014 Commencement Senior Speaker

News August 18, 2014 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

Keith “Ky” Hoang was chosen to be the senior commencement speaker for the graduating class of 2014 at Randolph-Macon College. Hoang, a native of Chantilly, Va, said he is very excited to have this honor. “It is an honor and privilege to be selected as the senior commencement speaker,” HoangRead More

Joe Mattys retiring after 14 years at Randolph-Macon

News May 26, 2014 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

Professor Joe Mattys, a beloved drama professor here at Randolph-Macon, has decided to retire at the end of the 2013-2014 school year. R-MC, while not the first institution for Mattys to teach at, is a place where he said he was able to help students experience the dramatic arts. “IRead More

Panhellenic Council holds dress drive for the Cinderella Project

News May 26, 2014 at 4:37 pm 0 comments

Some little girls dream of being a princess when they grow up. When they reach high school, dreams of being a celebrity can take the place of the princess. Prom is the perfect way to reach celebrity status while still living a normal life. For a lot of young womenRead More

R-MC Hillel remembers Holocaust victims

News May 26, 2014 at 4:09 am 0 comments

Randolph-Macon College’s Jewish student organization, Hillel, will be taking a trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., on April 27. “This day serves to commemorate the nearly six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust,” Hillel member Moriah Webster ’16 said. The museum is dedicated toRead More

One Change at a Time Hosts Community Day for Ashland

News May 22, 2014 at 7:47 pm 0 comments

Randolph-Macon’s One Change at a Time organization, formerly Brothers for Change, held a Community Day this past weekend where kindergarten through high school students came out to the Brock Center to have a day dedicated to playing games and interacting with those in the Ashland community. A strong sense ofRead More