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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 >>

Family and friends celebrate the life of William F. Quillian, Jr., with stories, poetry, and a rendition of “Minnie the Moocher”

William F. Quillian, Jr.,

One of the most well-known memories of William F. Quillian, Jr., was his tradition of singing “Minnie the Moocher” for Randolph-Macon Woman’s College functions as well as community events.  So it was somewhat unexpected, but not really surprising, when the final speaker at his memorial service, his son Robert Quillian, broke out into the song... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Remembers Dr. William F. Quillian, Jr.

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

Quillian was the 2010 Commencement speaker A Lynchburg icon passed away early Tuesday morning, March 4, shortly before his 101st birthday. William F. Quillian, Jr., the fifth president of Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, now Randolph College, and the institution’s longest-serving president, was a long-time supporter of the College, speaking at Commencement in 2010 and publishing Voices... READ MORE >>