Bittle's Birthday Bash

Bittle’s Birthday Bash

Article Written By Paige Stewart Photo Courtesy of WorldArtsMe On Nov. 16, the Roanoke College Historical Society teamed up with faculty from the history department to throw an annual birthday party for the late founder, David Bittle. The event, fondly…

Students Protest the Removal of Trees

Students Protest the Removal of Trees

Article Written By Hannah Vandegrift Photo Curtesy of Hannah Vandegrift      This October, students living in Crawford dormitory came home from fall break to find out that the five red maples in front of their dorm had been taken down….

President's Ball: Out of this World

President’s Ball: Out of this World

Article Written By: Sarah Joseph Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College Nov. 12, Roanoke College students donned their lace and pearls, ready to fly off into the night. This year, the theme of the annual President’s Ball was “Out of This…

The Interfaith Living Facility

The Interfaith Living Facility

photo courtesy of roanoke.edu by Alexa Doiron Next school year, Residence Life and Housing will implement a new affinity housing known as the Interfaith Harmony Affinity House, or Interfaith Harmony House (IHH), on the first floor of Crawford. This community…

Heritage Ball

Heritage Ball

by Alondra Alba On Sat. April 9, the Heritage Ball was held in Wortmann Ballroom. Heritage Ball is a bi-annual event during Alumni Weekend sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) and Black Student Alliance at Roanoke College.  This…

New Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Room

New Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Room

by Alondra Alba The Interfaith Prayer Room in Morehead is finally open. Last week (Date??), Interfaith had an open house for this new room. This area provides a solution to lack of space available for students and other members of…

Men's Lacrosse's Narrow Win

Men’s Lacrosse’s Narrow Win

by Emily Sierra Poertner photo courtesy of Maroon Athletics   The men’s lacrosse team held off Hampden-Sydney this weekend to take a 9-8 win at home. The Maroons have yet to lose in ODAC play. The game started slowly. It…

Delta Jamma

  By: Ramatu Mohammed On Saturday, Delta Gamma hosted their annual philanthropic event: Delta Jamma. With such beautiful weather, it was a day that brought students, potential new students, administrators, and the Greek community together. The event lasted for three…

Married by Graduation? Just Say No

Married by Graduation? Just Say No

Photo courtesy of Google Article by Mikaela Wall What is so appealing to people about signing their life away to live with someone else at the age of 22? Someone enlighten me, because I truly cannot understand. More and more…

Tasting Georgetown Cupcakes

Tasting Georgetown Cupcakes

Article and Photo by Christy Blevins ‘Georgetown Cupcake. Sound familiar? If not then maybe the older TLC reality baking show DC Cupcakes does? Well if not, still keep reading because who doesn’t want to read about delicious cupcakes and my…

Roanoke's English Department

Roanoke’s English Department

by Alexa Doiron photo courtesy of roanoke.edu On Friday, Feb. 19, the Roanoke College English Department hosted a meet and greet for newly declared English majors, complete with complimentary pizza and refreshments. The turnout was fairly decent and it was great…

El patio de Federico

by Erin Hannon To conclude Women’s History Month, the Modern Languages Department hosted the annual Spanish Poetry Recital. This year’s poetry recital featured multiple poems and a small one-act play by poet Federico García Lorca. The recital was in Spanish…