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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

“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

IIG celebrates intl. holiday

News March 22, 2016 at 8:42 pm 0 comments

The International Interest Group at Randolph-Macon College hosted a celebration in honor of International Mother Language Day on February 21 in order to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity, and multilingualism. In order to promote cultural awareness on campus, the group created a video to highlight just how diverseRead More

Study Abroad Photo Exhibit

News March 22, 2016 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

All traveling enthusiasts must fly by the McGraw-Page Library to live vicariously through the photographs of Randolph-Macon’s study abroad students. Starting Monday, February 22, the Study Abroad Photo Exhibition will display some of the unique international experiences of various Randolph-Macon students. Destinations that may be featured include Cuba, England, Japan,Read More

Classics students create database

News January 2, 2016 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

Advanced Classics students enrolled in the course “Roman Epistles,” also referred to as “Ancient Letters,” have had the unique opportunity this semester to create an online database of the work of Marcus Cornelius Fronto, a Roman orator whose material was mostly lost to the modern world. Fronto was a secondRead More

The Big Event comes to R-MC

The Big Event comes to R-MC

News January 2, 2016 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

On Nov. 8, 2015, Randolph-Macon held “The Big Event.” The Big Event was started in 1982 at Texas A&M University by Joe Nussbaum. Nussbaum, the Vice President of Texas A&M’s Student Government Association, came up with the idea because he wanted to give back to Bryan and College Station residentsRead More

R-MC helps students in Haiti

R-MC helps students in Haiti

Features January 2, 2016 at 5:07 am 0 comments

While many students were lying on the beach and working on their tans or working summer jobs to earn extra spending money for the upcoming school year, a group of four Randolph-Macon students, Kethelyn Beauvais ’15, Umeki Fuchess ’16, Shuyan Zhan ’16, and Jessica Hill ’18, spent their summer bringingRead More

Honor’s Program re-design set for 2016-2017 school year

Honor’s Program re-design set for 2016-2017 school year

News January 2, 2016 at 4:57 am 0 comments

The Honors Program at Randolph-Macon College was created for the enhancement of academic and community experiences where interdisciplinary courses not found in the standard set of courses could be offered to the program’s fifteen students. The program has recently undergone revisions and, in light of some confusion as to whyRead More

McGhee’s Halloween tips

News January 2, 2016 at 4:55 am 0 comments

Halloween is this week!   We know that many of you will dress up as ghouls and goblins and wander off into the night in search of fun and frivolity.   I wanted to take just a moment to remind you of a few safety tips and to make a set anRead More

R-MC alumna and professor invited to contribute book chapters

News October 21, 2015 at 5:45 pm 0 comments

Randolph-Macon College alumna Carlie Pendleton ‘13 and History Professor Anne Throckmorton were invited to contribute chapters to a book that will offer a scholarly critique of Showtime’s “The Tudors,” a historical fiction television series set in sixteenth-century England. The book, “The Tudors,” Sex, Politics, and Power: History, Fiction, and ArtisticRead More