March 2013 - Vol. 4 No. 2

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On the Cover

Randolph Magazine Volume 4 Number 2 March 2013Grand Opening

$6 million Student Center renovation transforms campus life.

Hundreds of excited Randolph community members packed into Main Hall Lobby in February, buzzing with excitement as they eagerly awaited their first glimpse of the new Student Center. 


From the President
In February, we celebrated an important milestone in the history of the College.

Featured Stories

Grand Opening
$6 million Student Center renovation transforms campus life.

A Plan for the Future
Rebecca Jarvis '65 makes bequest to support World in Britain program.

Fowl Play
Students' research has the potential to impact the chicken industry.

Game On
Student-designed gaming center takes competition to new levels.

In Addition

Step Up
NSF grant provides scholarships for students interested in science.

The Perfect Place
Brooke Edwards ’13 shares passion for community service with Randolph and Lynchburg communities.

Sport & Exercise Studies
Popular new major offers students versatile foundation.

Above and Beyond
Bobby Bennett leads College’s largest renovation project in decades.

Cheers to the Skeller
Over the decades, the snack bar became a focal point of social activity.

Deejay Delight
New WWRM booth offers the best seat in the house.

Intentional Ambiguity
Gender and Society will feature Randolph professor’s research this summer.

Student Experience
New dean of students spends first year embracing traditions.