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Warden delivers presentation at international workshop on ancient Egypt

The Feb. 7 event was hosted by the Brussels Institute for Advanced Studies in Belgium.

Roanoke researchers lead digital preservation project for LGBTQ+ history archive

The extensive undertaking has created a complete, digital collection of the region's historical gay newsletter, the Blue Ridge Lambda Press.

Clark receives PEACE Award from Southeastern Association of Housing Officers

Rachael Clark is associate director of Residence Life & Housing at Roanoke College, where she also serves as the LGBTQ+ coordinator on campus.

Roanoke College adds Large Business of the Year Award to its accolades

The honor was presented by the Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce during the 2023 Business Awards Breakfast. 

Roanoke College and Virginia Tech sign partnership for accelerated student pathways in computer science and computer engineering

The partnership between the two institutions gives Roanoke College students direct admission into computer science and computer engineering master’s degree programs.  

North Korean defector and author speaks at Roanoke College

Yeonmi Park engaged a packed crowd about her incredible journey as part of the David L. Guy Lecture Series.


News Blog

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

Stop The Bleed Class

Join us for a 2-hour life-saving Stop the Bleed Class.

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Date | Time: Thursday, March 30, 2023 | 6:00 PM
Location: Pickle

Environment Center Open House

We invite the college community of students, staff, and faculty to visit and learn about The Environment Center (EC) at this open house event. 

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Date | Time: Friday, March 31, 2023 | 2:30 PM
Location: The Environment Center on Kime Lane on Elizabeth Campus

Diversity, Inclusion, and Respect for people around you- A conversation with Dr. Marlon Gibson (Sponsored by BSA and KA)

 Dr. Gibson Currently Serves as the director of Community Engagement for the Kappa Alpha Order.

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Date | Time: Sunday, April 2, 2023 | 7:00 PM
Location: Pickle in the Colket Center

The Splendor of Andrea del Sarto

Steven J. Cody, Associate Professor of Art History at Purdue University Fort Wayne and Roanoke College class of 2007, will offer a lecture drawn from research published in his book Andrea del Sarto: Splendor and Renewal in the Renaissance Altarpiece (Brill, 2020).

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Date | Time: Monday, April 10, 2023 | 5:00 PM
Location: Wortman Ballroom, Colket Center