Randolph College president urges self-reflection and honorable living

Photo from convoation

As the Randolph College community celebrated the official beginning of the 2014-15 academic year with Convocation Tuesday, Randolph President Bradley W. Bateman encouraged the students to live honorably. “You become a better person because your values are transformed, because you make a decision to become a better person,” he said.... READ MORE >>

Inauguration Videos

The Inauguration of Bradley W. Bateman included three video presentations to celebrate his life and career, the history of Randolph College, and the value of a liberal arts education. “Bradley W. Bateman: A Passionate Leader & A Champion For The Liberal Arts” was played during the installation ceremony to introduce the audience to Bateman. “Here... READ MORE >>

Inauguration of Bradley W. Bateman

The News & Advance provided coverage of the Inauguration of Randolph College President Bradley W. Bateman.... READ MORE >>

New Year 2014 message from Randolph College president

Randolph President Bradley W. Bateman recently sat down to look back on 2013, reflect on all of the good news about Randolph College, and share his  thoughts looking forward to 2014. We hope you enjoy this message from him.... READ MORE >>

Randolph President Bradley Bateman addresses White House education initiative in op-ed for the New York Times.


The New York Times published an editorial today by Randolph College President Bradley W. Bateman. The op-ed addressed Bateman’s concerns regarding President Obama’s new initiative to increase access to post-secondary education, which includes a system of rating colleges and universities. Bateman, along with other college and university presidents from the National Association of Independent Colleges... READ MORE >>