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Randolph College announces $2 million infrastructure improvement gift

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LYNCHBURG—A $2 million gift for infrastructure improvement will enable Randolph College to make important upgrades to its historic campus, College officials announced today. The substantial gift was provided by a trustee who wishes to remain anonymous. “This generous support comes at a perfect time as Randolph College continues its work of upgrading its campus buildings,... READ MORE >>

2003 alumna to present David F. Anthony Memorial Lecture

Allison-Sterrett-Krause examines specimens in the lab.

Randolph College and the Lynchburg Society of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA Lynchburg) will present the 2015 David F. Anthony Memorial Lecture on Monday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Leggett 537. The lecture, titled “”Reflections on Roman Glass at Leptiminus (Tunisia),” features Allison Sterrett-Krause ’03, currently assistant professor of classics at the College... READ MORE >>

Randolph students to intern at National Gallery, London

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Two eight-week summer internships will allow students to work and learn in one of the world’s great museums. Applications are due Feb. 16.... READ MORE >>

Alumna, former trustee passes away

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Martha Moore Sykes ’47, a former member of the Board of Trustees and a creator—and recipient—of the Alumnae Achievement Award, died on Wednesday, January 28. She was 89 years old.... READ MORE >>

CICV program will help Randolph pursue solar power

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Randolph College is joining forces with the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV) and 14 other private institutions to explore opportunities for solar power.... READ MORE >>

Thayer lecture to focus on WWI

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Jennifer Keene will present “Americans at War: Experiencing World War One” on Wednesday, January 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Wimberly Recital Hall.... READ MORE >>

Randolph remembers Carl Stern

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Carl Stern, the Charles A. Dana Professor of Economics, emeritus, died on January 17, 2015, at the age of 93.... READ MORE >>

Art and science meet in Oct. 8 lecture by National Gallery, London, collections director

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Ashok Roy will present a public lecture at Randolph at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 8. He will explain how science is used to shed light on art history, sometimes confirming or contesting the identity of the artist credited for a work of art.... READ MORE >>

Randolph renames donor society in honor of William F. Quillian, Jr.

William F. Quillian, Jr., the College’s fifth and longest-serving president.

Randolph College has renamed one of its giving societies in memory of William F. Quillian, Jr., the College’s fifth and longest-serving president. Quillian was the 2010 Commencement speaker. The Legacy Society, which recognizes people who have included the College in their estate plans, has been renamed the Quillian Society. Randolph College President Bradley W. Bateman... READ MORE >>