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Elderscholar Program gets attention in national publication

The Kiplinger Review identified the Roanoke College program as a key reason why Roanoke, Virginia, is the nation’s best place to retire.

The Room Where It Happens

The Olin Theater stage was named for alumna who led many productions as a student, Crystal Lynn Van Hise ‘95.

Roanoke Wrestling bests some of the biggest in a Twitter T-shirt campaign

@NokeWrestling "totally crushed" this year's #WrestlingShirtADayinMay campaign.

New Honor Society recognizes first-generation college students

Sixty-five students were inducted into Roanoke’s new Gamma Omicron chapter of Alpha Alpha Alpha, which is only the fifth chapter in Virginia.  


The Final Bow

In honor of Dr. Lisa Warren's retirement, former students, friends, and other members of the Roanoke College community created the Lisa C. Warren Endowed Student Scholarship in Theatre. 

Maroon bass fishing teammates qualify for national championship

For the first time ever, Roanoke College students will participate in the national bass fishing championship.


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Men's volleyball becomes newest NCAA sport for Roanoke Athletics

The new team has its head coach and will begin play in the fall of 2022.

Student film festival becomes even more special after pandemic

Because last year’s film festival was canceled due to COVID-19 health guidance, this year’s celebration was all the more special with an in-person, socially-distanced premiere at The Grandin Theatre which allowed for 50 invited guests.

Juneteenth events at and near Roanoke College

Events range from panel discussions to outdoor celebrations.

Faculty celebrate end of semester with multimedia projects

A podcast and a faux movie trailer honored students and their accomplishments.