Roanoke College Magazine

Roanoke College publishes its magazine "Roanoke" two times year. Each issue features three or four main articles, recent College news, alumni news, sports and alumni profiles. The magazine opens with a message from the College president and also features "Maroon Musings," "From the Archives" and "RoaNotes." For more information, contact the Magazine Editor at

2014 Issue Two 

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2013 Issue One

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2012 Issue Three

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Dynamic doer

Scientific Mind, Kind Heart
Building fine living
Driven by passion
At her peak
Softball Fever!
Maroon Club off to an impressive start
History runs in her genes
After decorated career, John Brooks enters “phase 3”

2012 Issue One

Science Giants
Hoop Dreams
Star Power
Wings on her feet
Golf co-captains headed for medical and law school
3 Questions for Dr. Larry Arrington
Bittle Mineral collection uncovered and restored
The continuing adventures of Joe Boucher
Gilliam studies in Madrid as Fulbright Scholar
Roanoke loses beloved ‘Singing Dentist’   

2011 Issue Three

Hollywood pioneer
Classically beautiful
Building a legacy
Cregger takes reins as Board chairman
Book examines America's religious foundation
31 dates to happily ever after
Training the officials
Maroons claim head coaching spots
Alumna follows her journalistic instincts
RC launches Young Associates

2011 Issue Two

Beyond the Classroom
Real World D.C.
The Man Behind Intellitar
What a Season!
Two sports? No problem for Valles
Olds climbs to cycling
Adventurer makes record trek across Nepal
Pace relishes new role at Jefferson Center
Maroon Musings: Biology 150
100 Years of Roanoke College Hoops
Moffett & Morehead: A Civil War of Words

2011 Issue One

Roanoke College launches onto national stage
Finding Common Ground: Commons celebrates 100th year
College restores 30-year-old sculpture
Out from under fur and foam: Rooney revealed!
Argentina embraces Men's Soccer Team
RC lacrosse alum spurs sports' popularity in Lone Star state
Wagner caps career with wins, accolades
Maroon Musings
College Archives: The Flood of '85
Fishwick left his mark on College and community
Relationship-building is key for new AEC chair
Women's Soccer travels to Costa Rica
Bates was acclaimed journalist and civic leader

2010 Issue One

Liberal Arts 2.0
Roanoke College Voted Campus of the Year
R House build community one class at a time
Hall finds a new focus in retirement
Ward's business is a trip back in time
Turnbull values skills learned at Roanoke
Memoir tells of amazing journey
Kim was a Korean Patriot
Maroons coaches rewriting the ODAC record books
Fall makes the most of a unique opportunity
Stark named All-American
Osborne and Long team up on the hardwood

2009 Issue One

Firsthand learning's earnings
Thriving on competition
Endowed Chairs
Wescott shares insights for incoming students
Michael Barrett '04 studies shipwrecks for National Geographic
Aaron Riggleman builds RC school spirit
Olubuyide praises RC for launching her career
Daniel is determined to make a difference
Hatter's creations seen around the world
Cabalka still connecting with fellow Maroons
Students show RC sports live online
Ambassador Robinson keeps doing it all
78 lacrosse team celebrates new win
Roanoke's 'Gaeng' pulls together

2008 Issue One

Classic for Tomorrow
Greening Roanoke College's campus
Opening minds to the power of art
Multiple mysteries bring Olson success
Balaker makes the 'save of a lifetime'
Ali fights for human rights
Another Deegan makes a difference

2007 Issue Two

Roanoke Inaugurates Maxey as 11th President
President Mike Maxey is Maroon at Heart
The Maxeys gear up as the 'first family' of Roanoke
Roanoke's Published Professors Still Focus on Students
Construction Highlights the Changing Face of Campus