Cheatham Dining Hall

Randolph partnership with Lynchburg Grows adds to sustainability efforts

Students eating lunch in Cheatham Dining Hall

Randolph College is joining forces with Lynchburg Grows to reduce pre-consumer food waste. Earlier this year, Lynchburg Grows began collecting pre-consumer food waste like fruit and vegetable skins from Randolph’s dining services. The nonprofit group then uses the material for composting at the Lynchburg Grows farm. “Pre-consumer waste is easier to compost than post-consumer waste—what... READ MORE >>

Wright Hall renovation headlines list of summer maintenance projects

A worker frames new walls in a Wright Hall room that was completely remodeled.

When students return to Randolph next month, they’re likely to notice several changes on campus after what has been an especially busy summer for the College’s Buildings & Grounds Department. Topping the list is the Wright Hall renovation, made possible by generous alumnae donations. When the 107-year-old dormitory’s 70-plus residents move in for fall semester,... READ MORE >>