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IPOR's Holiday Spending Report for 2022

Each year, Roanoke College's Institute for Policy and Opinion Research conducts a Holiday Spending Report. This year, holiday spending is likely to increase in part because of rising prices.  

Center’s work honored with historic preservation award

Roanoke College’s Center for Studying Structures of Race has been recognized for a new walking tour that sheds light on a difficult part of history.

Roanoke College joins The Annapolis Group

The Annapolis Group of Liberal Arts Colleges is a nonprofit that works to advance the cause of liberal arts schools on a national scale.

Campus partnership creates toys that offer representation and inclusion

Toy Like Me at Roanoke College is now in its seventh year donating modified toys to children with disabilities and medical needs.

Roanoke hosts Steve Forbes for lecture and lessons

Forbes, who is editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine, spent the day talking with students before delivering his David L. Guy ’75 lecture, which focused on the value of capitalism.

Alumni News - November

See what your fellow Roanoke College graduates are up to in this installment of Alumni News.


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Alumni Feedback Needed

The Roanoke College Alumni Office has put together a short survey for alumni about communications, gathering together, experiences as alumni and more. 

Day of Giving brings Maroons Together for Maxey

On April 6, Maroons from across the country will join together to honor President Maxey's upcoming retirement. This special Day of Giving supports the students of Roanoke College! 

L.L. Bean Bootmobile sets foot on campus

The Bootmobile is coming to campus Tuesday, Dec. 7 with a L.L. Bean Pop-Up Shop.

Economics majors get automatic admission to WVU grad program with new partnership

Maroons who graduate with at least a 3.25 GPA are guaranteed admission to West Virginia University’s M.S. program.

Roanoke College Events

World AIDS Day Podcast Launch Party

The Southwest Virginia LGBTQ+ History Project, the House of Expression, and the Roanoke College Public History Program invite you to a World AIDS Day Podcast Launch Party!

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Date | Time: Thursday, December 1, 2022 | 6:30 PM
Location: Ursula's Cafe, 511 S. Jefferson St., Roanoke, VA 24011

Opioid Overdose & Naloxone Education Training (REVIVE!)

Why Revive? Fatal overdose is the leading method of unnatural death in Virginia. This simple training can equip you with what you need to save a life.

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Date | Time: Thursday, December 1, 2022 | 7:00 PM
Location: Wortmann Ballroom

Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble Concert

Get your finals week started right! 

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Date | Time: Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 7:30 PM
Location: Olin Theatre

TRC Spring Production "Mac Beth" adapted by Erica Schmidt

After school, seven teenage girls convene in an abandoned lot to perform a play. They drop their backpacks, transform their uniforms, and dive into a DIY retelling of Macbeth.

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Date | Time: Wednesday, April 19, 2023 | 7:30 PM
Location: Olin Hall Theater