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Come Home for Alumni Weekend

See you soon, Maroons! Register today for Alumni Weekend. Roanoke College marks its 175th anniversary in 2017 and alumni from all over are planning to return home to campus to help celebrate this milestone anniversary. Many events are planned throughout the weekend and it's all capped off by a fantastic fireworks show on Saturday night.

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Scott is Roanokeā€™s first Fulbright to Europe

Savannah Scott '17 has accepted a Fulbright study/research award to study at the University of Technology of Vienna, Austria. Scott, who is from Huntington, N.Y., is a member of the Honors Program and a biology major, with minors in chemistry and French. She will be studying water quality in Austria from October 2017 to June 2018.

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Students study conservation, sustainable agriculture during first Yucatan semester course

Eight Roanoke students are living and studying in Yucatan, Mexico, for the College's first semester abroad course.  

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Through film, alumna reveals Native American culture, history

Pam Pierce '72 founded Silver Bullet Productions, a nonprofit educational film company in New Mexico. She will speak and show one of her award-winning documentary films on March 15 at Roanoke College as part of Women's Forum.

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Virginia Real Estate Index: Falling prices lead boost in real estate sentiment

Sentiment concerning the Virginia real estate market remains strong in the Commonwealth.

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New Martin Luther statue reflects Roanoke's heritage

A crowd gathered on Oct. 30, Reformation Sunday, for a ceremony to dedicate a bronze statue of Martin Luther, located at Luther Plaza in front of the Cregger Center.

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Roanoke College dedicates new Cregger Center

"There were hundreds and hundreds of people who came together to make this dream happen," said Morris Cregger '64, about the new Morris M. Cregger Center.

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Roanoke College Events


The Elderscholar Lecture Program is a five-week lunch and lecture series for adults 55 and older, featuring, Roanoke College faculty and guest lecturers speaking on areas of their expertise. Following each lecture, there will be a time for questions and answers. The lectures conclude with lunch in the Sutton Commons.

Tuesday Series: March 14 - April 11, noon - 2 p.m., Colket Center Pickle Lounge, $75
Wednesday Series: March 15 - April 12, 11:45 am - 2 p.m., Colket Center Pickle Lounge, $75
(April 5 session will be held in Colket Center Wortmann Ballroom)
Price includes five lectures and five lunches. Attend both days and receive a $5 discount.

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Date | Time: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 11:45 AM
Location: Roanoke College, Colket Center, Pickle Lounge

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Olin Gallery: Roanoke College and Hollins University 175 Celebration

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Date | Time: March 13 - 31, 2017 | 1:00 PM
Location: Roanoke College Olin Hall Galleries