Zahava Urecki ’16 is Roanoke's first Truman Scholar and one of just 58 student in the U.S. selected for this honor.
As the transit resident, Dr. Melanie Almeder is riding Roanoke bus routes and trolleys to observe the people and communities in which she interacts and to record her experiences.
The business major will spend nine months at Delhi University analyzing how foreign aid impacts local business.
More than 59 years after they met at Roanoke, the Rev. Dr. Theodore "Ted" Schneider and Doris Lee Smith Schneider, both 1956 graduates, are this year's alumni medalists.
Jewish and Palestinian students work together to create Roanoke's first Peace Month. The series features a visit from the Palestinian Ambassador to the U.S.
Roanoke College is saddened at the news of the impending closure of Sweet Briar College and is ready to assist any Sweet Briar students interested in Roanoke.
Tyler Quigley '15, along with several other students, founded the College's first Beekeeping Society. Recently the group installed a beehive on campus, where they hope to harvest honey.
Dr. David Taylor's book "The Mathematics of Games: An Introduction to Probability," discusses the basics of probability through games like poker, Yahtzee, Monopoly, blackjack and even bingo.
Roanoke's Commencement exercises are scheduled for Saturday, May 2. Baccalaureate will be Friday, May 1.
BRIDGEWATER � Roanoke College men's lacrosse coach, Bill Pilat, won his 300th Career game with a 14-4 victory over Bridgewater College on Sunday afternoon.� The Maroons are 10-5, 7-2 in the ODAC entering the conference tournament, while the Eagles are 5-7, 1-6 in ODAC play.
VIRGINIA BEACH � Kelly Higbe struck out five batters to set the all-time Roanoke College career strikeout record, as the Maroons fell in two games to #5 Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday.� The Maroons now have a record of 16-12, 11-5 in the ODAC, while the Marlins are 28-4, 18-2.
- Lecture: Janet Halley, Harvard Law School professorApril 23, 2015
- BaccalaureateMay 1, 2015
- Roanoke College Choir: RequiemMay 1, 2015
- CommencementMay 2, 2015
- Roanoke College Coffee Shop Talk - Tangent Unavoided: Is a 21st Century Liberal Arts Education Worth the Cost?May 7, 2015