Randolph College News http://web.randolphcollege.edu/rss/rss_news.asp News, events and happenings from Randolph College Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:47:04 GMT en-us Symposium of Artists and Scholars celebrates student excellencehttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/symposium-of-artists-and-scholars.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/symposium-of-artists-and-scholars.htmlThe sixth annual symposium, to be held Thursday and Friday this week, will include more than 60 presentations highlighting the work of Randolph College students.Randolph Mathletes Finish Strong in National Competitionhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/randolph-mathletes-putnam-competition.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/randolph-mathletes-putnam-competition.htmlA team of Randolph students scored in the top fifth of all participating colleges and universities in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition.Representing Maltahttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/model-un-malta.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/model-un-malta.htmlStudents from Randolph College's Model United Nations team are representing Malta, an island country off the coast of Sicily, in the National Model UN Conference this week.Watch the Randolph College Happy Videohttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/happy.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/happy.htmlWe had a lot of people participate in our recent music video set to the song "Happy" by Pharrell Williams.Randolph hosts kickoff for Virginia Urban Agriculture Summithttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/virginia-urban-ag-summit.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/virginia-urban-ag-summit.htmlThe statewide conference on sustainable urban agriculture will begin with a documentary screening at 6:30 p.m. April 14 in Randolph College's Smith Hall Theatre.Alumna publishes three books in 2014http://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/kelley-swain-07-publishes-three-books.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/kelley-swain-07-publishes-three-books.htmlLondon author Kelley Swain '07 is publishing two books of poetry and her first historical novel this year.Randolph professor and student research the reality of hunger and povertyhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/hunger-poverty-research.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/hunger-poverty-research.htmlJohn Abell, an economics professor, and Teague Nelson '14, a history major, are interviewing Lynchburg residents about the challenges posed by poverty, hunger, and food deserts.Randolph psychology professor publishes more books in EasyGuide serieshttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/03/psychology-professor-easyguide-books.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/03/psychology-professor-easyguide-books.htmlThe EasyGuide series gives students an accessible guide for conducting research in the social sciences.Spring Dance Concert features student and professional choreographyhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/spring-dance-concert-2014.htmlhttp://randolphcollege.blogspot.com/2014/04/spring-dance-concert-2014.htmlThe Annual Spring Dance Concert will be held at 8 p.m. April 35 in Smith Hall Theatre.Exploring Slavery's Legacyhttp://web.randolphcollege.edu/newsevents/pressreleases/news_detail.asp?id=1647http://web.randolphcollege.edu/newsevents/pressreleases/news_detail.asp?id=1647Randolph College Partners with Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest to present symposium featuring nationally known speakers