News

May Adventures

Students traveled around the globe for numerous educational adventures in May. Catch a glimpse of some of their unique May Term course experiences. 

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Former RC professor receives education award

Tim Reynolds was an associate professor of education at Roanoke for 14 years.

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Dr. Harry Wilson: Gun control debate likely off the table

In his newest book, Dr. Harry Wilson argues that a pair of U.S. Supreme Court decisions and an intensity gap between pro- and anti-gun groups has effectively dissuaded national elected officials from taking large scale action on guns.

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Announcements

Electronics Recycling

As we do twice a year, Information Technology has contracted with Synergy Recycling out of North Carolina to retrieve and recycle the unusable electronic equipment we have in storage. Synergy is a R2/RIOS and ISO 14001 certified company. Click the link for more details. As a service to the...

Student Mailing List (rc_students)

The student mailing list (rc_students) has been updated to include all students registered for fall classes (including new incoming students).

Please Post FALL SEMESTER Student Campus Jobs!

If you or your office will need to hire students for the FALL semester, please post your jobs on MaroonNet (our online secure job posting site) as soon as possible. We had LOTS of questions from students and parents at the SIM sessions, and we're getting calls and emails about the same. Maroon...

Social Justice: When Diversity Isn't Enough

Tuesday, August 18, 9:00 AM / Wortmann Ballroom

Please reserve your place today. August 18th from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm with lunch served. Contact Becky Colace at armstron@roanoke.edu or call 2592. BIO Jessica Pettitt is the "diversity educator" your family warned you about. She is easy to work with, accessible, and brings VERY simple conce...

Job Vacancy - Men's Club Rugby Coach

Applications are now being accepted for the part-time, non-benefited position of Men's Club Rugby Coach. For additional information and details on how to apply, please visit the Roanoke College Jobs site.

Events

Roanoke College Coffee Shop Talks

These talks provide a relaxed forum for discussion and inquiry on a wide range of topics. Each one-hour talk includes a short presentation, followed by questions and discussion.

Date | Time: 9/3/2015 | 8:00 PM
Location: Mill Mountain Coffee & Tea

Art Exhibition

Olin and Smoyer galleries will feature Wunderkammer and Blackberry Ramble: The Adventures of Charles Willson Peale from Sept. 11 through Oct. 11.

Date | Time: 9/11/2015 - 10/11/2015 | 5:30 PM
Location: Roanoke College

Kandinsky Trio Kick Off

Beginning its 28th season, the Kandinsky Trio welcomes sensational tenor, Brian Thorsett. His credits include performances with the San Francisco and Glimmerglass Opera Companies as well performances with the Prague Sinfonietta, Mark Morris Dance Company and at the Aldeburgh Festival. Thorsett will be performing a wide range of repertoire with the Kandinskys, including Mozart's Non temer, amato bene, folk songs arranged by Ralph Vaughan Williams and a recent gem, "Merciles Beaute" by Michael Scherperel.

Date | Time: 9/12/2015 | 7:30 PM
Location: Roanoke College Olin Theater

The Pi Lambda Phi Foundation Speaker Series

Two representatives from the Wounded Warrior Project will speak about the culture and mission of their organization.

Date | Time: 9/15/2015 | 7:00 PM
Location: Colket Center - Wortmann Ballroom

Performing Art Series

Award-winning author, educator, director, designer and playwright Steve Franco presents his one-man show featuring the stories and humor of Mark Twain. With his custom-tailored white suit and wig and down-home dry wit, you'll feel like you spent the evening with the great man himself.

Date | Time: 9/19/2015 | 7:30 PM
Location: Roanoke College Olin Theater

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