Professor Award to Help with Research

Professor Award to Help with Research

Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College Article Written By Paige Stewart Dr. Elizabeth Ackley of the Health and Human Performance Department truly demonstrates what it means to care for all aspects of oneself in the quest for maximum health. Ackley was…

Politics Play Out on the Rock

Politics Play Out on the Rock

Photo Courtesy of Mackay Pierce Article Written By Paige Stewart The Rock has long been a template for projecting upcoming events. Standing tall on the backquad, it welcomes incoming classes, advertises admissions events, and promotes service initiatives. Recent grad- uate…

Student Spotlight: Luke Aprile

Student Spotlight: Luke Aprile

Photo Courtesy of Lydia Bates Article Written by Lydia Bates   Age: 19, sophomore at Roanoke College Hometown: East Rockaway, NY Meet Luke Aprile, a current sophomore at Roanoke College who has created a product, which enables users to plan…

Internship Opportunities at Roanoke College

Internship Opportunities at Roanoke College

Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College Article Written by Alexa Doiron, Kaitlin Lertora This past week, Roanoke College hosted multiple internship poster fairs in order for students to spread information about their experiences. While this happens every semester, the information presented…

Pound: New Workout Class on Campus

Pound: New Workout Class on Campus

Photo Courtesy of Pound Article Written by Mikaela Wall Boom tap tap, boom tap tap… That is the sound of the new exercise craze called POUND. POUND is a full body workout with constant simulated weight drumming intended to help…

Domestic Abuse Disruption: Self Defense Class

Domestic Abuse Disruption: Self Defense Class

Photo Courtesy of Alexa Halages Article Written by Alexa Halages On Sunday, December 4th, The Panhellenic Council hosted an event to bring awareness to young women about protecting themselves from attackers. This event was a self-defense class focusing on an…

RC Takes the Christmas Parade

RC Takes the Christmas Parade

Photo Courtesy of Sarah Joseph Article Written by Sarah Joseph Crowds gathered along the sidewalks of Main street, with children running around, their parents desperately trying to reign them in, and young adults snuggling under blankets with hot cocoa in hand….

Honors Disabilities Talk

Honors Disabilities Talk

Article Written by Rachel Miles Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College The Honors Program hosted an event in the Wortmann Ballroom on Wednesday evening, the third in their series of diversity events during the semester. The series has included the House…

Student Spotlight: Erin Keating

Student Spotlight: Erin Keating

Article Written By Sarah Joseph Photo Courtesy of Erin Keating In the midst of the clamoring dinner of Colket, the clear voice of a well-spoken, passionate woman captivated me with her impressiveness. Senior Erin Keating took me through a journey…

Bra Fire: Students for Equality

Bra Fire: Students for Equality

Article Written By Hannah Vandegrift Photo Courtesy of Google In the 1960’s and ‘70s, there were several feminist protests that involved burning a bra to raise awareness for certain social justice acts. While the actual act of bra burning was…

Panhellenic Recruitment

Panhellenic Recruitment

Article Written By Alexa Halages Photo Courtesy of Alexa Halages Every year, the three sororities on Roanoke College campus go through formal recruitment. These three organizations that are nationally recognized by the Panhellenic Council are Alpha Sigma Alpha, Chi Omega…

Living Off-Campus

Living Off-Campus

Article Written By Alexa Halages Photo Courtesy of Dr. Kahn Roanoke College has a firm belief that students staying on campus, not only enriches the student life, but aids in more interaction between professors and students. For those who wish…

Ben Shapiro Visits Campus

Ben Shapiro Visits Campus

by Mikaela Wall photo courtesy of voiceofisrael.com Ben Shapiro, the conservative political commentator, came to the Roanoke College campus on Sep. 21. He spreads his motto, “Yes on facts; no on feelings,” as he travels around the country speaking on…

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship Sponsors “Small Group Olympics”

On Saturday  InterVarsity, the Christian Fellowship organization on campus, hosted a “Small Group Olympics” event on the Marion Volleyball Court. Chelsea Schafer, a junior and the contact for the Roanoke College chapter, provided insight into the purpose and outcome of…

Queer Coffeeshop Talk

Queer Coffeeshop Talk

Article by Drew Luther Photo Courtesy of Gabe Umland On September 1st at Mill Mountain Coffee Dr. Gregory Rosenthal gave a talk titled “Queer History after Orlando.” The talk was the first of the semester, starting off Roanoke College’s “Coffee…