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Campus Events

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Sat, 04/26/14

Women's Tennis
11:00 AM, Sat, 04/26/14

Roanoke College Choir, Oriana Singers Farewell Concert
7:30 PM, Fri, 05/02/14 - Fri, 05/02/14

Baccalaureate 2014
4:30 PM, Fri, 05/02/14 - Fri, 05/02/14

Commencement 2014
10:00 AM, Sat, 05/03/14 - Sat, 05/03/14

Maroon Open House
12:00 PM, Fri, 07/11/14 - Fri, 07/11/14

Virginia Private College Week
9:00 AM, Mon, 07/28/14 - Mon, 07/28/14

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Off-campus Events

There is a lot to see and do in Roanoke and in the surrounding area. Here's some ideas of upcoming events to check out:

April 24, 2014
Thursday Night Live - The Taubman Museum of Art   

April 24-26, 2014
Down by Downtown Music Festival - Downtown Roanoke 

April 25, 2014
Red Sox Game - Salem Red Sox Stadium 

May 1, 2014
Jason Aldean - Roanoke Civic Center 

For other ideas, check out the Roanoke Valley page.


Announcements for Current Students


DENIM DAY 2014 IS TODAY, APRIL 23rd. Show your support for survivors and commit to educating yourself and others about sexual violence by wearing your jeans! For the past 14 years, Peace Over Violence has run the Denim Day in L.A. and USA campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Violence Awareness Month. The campaign was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans she must have helped her rapist remove her jeans, thereby implying consent. The following day, the women in the Italian Parliament came to work wearing jeans in solidarity with the victim. Peace Over Violence developed the Denim Day campaign in response to this case and the activism surrounding it. Since then, wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. In this rape prevention education campaign we are asking the RC community to make a social statement with their fashion by wearing jeans on this day as a visible means of protest against the misconceptions that surround sexual assault.
Contact: Sandy McGhee



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