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Randolph College Students To Compete in Ethics Bowl

The Wachovia Ethics Bowl is held by the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges

1/28/2011 4:52:22 PM


LYNCHBURG— Four Randolph College students will participate in the 12th annual statewide collegiate Wachovia Ethics Bowl on February 13-14. The event, held by the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC), will take place on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan College in Norfolk/Virginia Beach.

The Randolph College team will compete head-to-head against other highly qualified student teams from Virginia’s 14 leading independent colleges and universities, debating a variety of case studies highlighting privacy-based dilemmas. The Randolph College student team members are Rhiannon Knol ’11, Caleb Moxley ’11, Wyatt Phipps ’13, and Lindsay Wood ’11.

Many notables from the business sector, law, education, finance, journalism, and other fields will listen to team presentations and offer reactions to the students’ presentations.

Founded in 1952, the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges is a nonprofit fund-raising partnership supporting the programs and students of 15 leading independent colleges in the Commonwealth: Bridgewater College, Emory & Henry College, Hampden-Sydney College, Hollins University, Lynchburg College, Mary Baldwin College, Marymount University, Randolph College, Randolph-Macon College, Roanoke College, Shenandoah University, Sweet Briar College, University of Richmond, Virginia Wesleyan College and Washington & Lee University. For additional information on the VFIC, visit

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CONTACT: Brenda Edson, Director of College Relations