A plurality of poll respondents named an economic issue as the most important problem facing the country.
Through the Mail Art Project, on display Oct. 24 through Dec. 5, Roanoke has received art from such places as Japan, Serbia and South Africa.
As a sophomore, Maggie Anderson interned in Sen. Mark Warner's office. Three years later, she landed a full-time job in the same office.
Four faculty members from Roanoke College attended the Kroc Institute's 6th Summer Institute for Faculty in Peace Studies Program Development.
The awards, co-sponsored by Roanoke College and Hollins University, recognize distinction in arts and culture in the Roanoke Valley.