Roanoke College Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. College Baseball: Ferrum to play two Top 10 teams at homeRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    ... is a year removed from a third-place finish in the Division III College World Series. Cortland State plays Roanoke College the night before (March 13) in Salem and also faces Randolph-Macon, Shenandoah University and Christopher Newport University. ...

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  2. Dukes Put 7 On Hero FCS All-American TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Hood for the second time this season Friday, this one a 74-55 victory in the Susan Dunagan Classic at Roanoke College. East Rockingham graduate Jessica Lam added 17 points for the Eagles (7-4), and was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. ...

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  3. Ants make tiny sponges to soak up honey and take it home for lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... a sophisticated navigation to find their way back to the nest,' Dr Valerie Banschbach, an ant expert at Roanoke College in Virginia, told New Scientist. Some species of ant use tools such as mud or sand grains to collect water and take it to the ...

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  4. Program matches students with school's alumniRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | Virginia Business

    Today's college students may be more savvy than their predecessors, according to Jonathan Lee, a 1995 Roanoke College graduate and the college's director of alumni and family relations. Technology has made information readily available to current students, Lee says, and they are better at using that technology and taking advantage of other resources.

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  5. Bridgewater Men Fall At N.Y. TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... idgewater women's basketball team picked up a 69-58 win over Brockport State in the Susan Dunagan Classic at Roanoke College on Thursday.

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  6. George Nash Jr. joins Branch and AssociatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Virginia Business

    ... Northern Virginia. Branch is one of Virginia's largest construction firms. Some of its projects include the Roanoke College Cregger Center, Liberty University Library, VMI's Mallory Hall and Northern Virginia Community College and Winston-Salem ...

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  7. National Park Service in Yorktown looking for suspects in criminal mischief incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The National Park Service at Colonial National Historical Park in Yorktown is asking for the public's help identifying two men wanted for questioning in relation to a criminal mischief incident that occurred on November 6. The first suspect a white male, approximately early to mid 20's, last seen wearing a gray Roanoke College hoodie, baseball cap, black shorts, shin high tan/br The second suspect is a white male, approximately late teens to early 20's, last seen wearing a camouflage hoodie, blue athletic pants with white stripes, and white sneakers. The suspects were seen in a red super duty-type pickup truck with gray or silver trim, with a camper shell with a raised end.

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  8. Botetourt County School Board appoints banking executive to fill vacant seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 23-year veteran of the banking business, she also teaches accounting and economics as an adjunct lecturer at Roanoke College. Crook will take her place on the five-member school board in January and serve through the end of the year. Graham was ...

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  9. Brooks M. Whitehurst Celebrated by Marquis Who's Who for 65 Years of Practiced Industry ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Registered as a professional engineer, Mr. Whitehurst recently earned an honorary Doctor of Science from Roanoke College and was named Honorary Director General of the International Biographical Center in 2010. In 2014, the International ...

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  10. Calvin men's soccer drops overtime heartbreaker in national championship finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | MLive.com

    In its third attempt for a national championship, the Calvin men's soccer team came up agonizingly short, falling to Tufts University 1-0 in double-overtime in the NCAA III Tournament finals Saturday afternoon on the campus of Roanoke College. Tufts junior Tyler Kulcsar was able to get a boot on a ball in the Calvin box on a corner kick sent in by teammate Kevin Halliday with 6:44 left in the second overtime.

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  11. Downtown Roanoke lights up for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... left) Hannah Ashby as Isabel Scrooge and Tenzuel Kelley-Wright as young Scrooge. Members of the RoaNotes at Roanoke College sing Christmas songs before the annual Christmas Tree lighting downtown Roanoke on Friday night. William Daniels (from left) ...

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  12. Calvin men's soccer defeats Brandeis 1-0 to advance to national finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | MLive.com

    The Calvin men's soccer team advanced to the NCAA III National Championship final with a 1-0 semifinal win over Brandeis University Friday afternoon on the campus of Roanoke College. Calvin will face Tufts University in the NCAA III Championship final at 1:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon at Roanoke College.

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  13. Poll finds Virginians more postive than the overall U.S. populationRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | Virginia Business

    A Roanoke College Poll looking at the attitude of Virginia consumers shows they are more positive than Americans overall. The college's Virginia Index of Consumer Sentiment was 95.1 in its November survey.

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  14. Zensights Names PresidentRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... has successfully adapted to capitalize on this dynamic shift. Passano earned his Bachelor of Arts from Roanoke College and his Masters in Business from Columbia University. He is a board member of the Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore, ...

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  15. Men's College Basketball: Maroons claim crown, hand Panthers first loss of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    Roanoke College placed three players in double figure Saturday en route to an 81-55 non-conference men's basketball victory over Ferrum College in the championship game of the Dick Leftwich Tip-Off Tournament at the Cregger Center. Ferrum suffered its first loss of the 2016 campaign after opening it with consecutive wins over Washington and Lee University and the Apprentice School.

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  16. Maxey: A not-so-hidden treasure at Hollins UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... college president, I have admired her contribution to the quality of life we share. Hollins University and Roanoke College are celebrating 175th anniversaries this academic year. It is fitting, in our milestone years, to applaud President Gray's ...

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  17. Williams women's soccer set to host Johns HopkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... the right to head to the Division III Final Four. Those games will be played Dec. 2-3 at Kerr Stadium on the Roanoke College campus in Salem, Va. Williams (15-0-2) and Johns Hopkins (17-2-2) don't see each other during the regular season. But in two ...

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  18. Trio of scorers lead Ferrum past RoanokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    Juniors Zarkia Mattox and Erin March and sophomore Maggie Self each turned in a career-best scoring performance Tuesday in leading Ferrum College to an 84-73 non-conference women's basketball victory over Roanoke College at the Cregger Center. Roanoke, which leads the all-time series 21-12, is the alma mater of Ferrum head coach Brian Harvey and assistant coach Karen Harvey.

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  19. The Rev. Claude J. - Jack' Martin, 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Va., and was the devoted son of the late William Martin Sr. and Fannie Emaline Martin. Jack graduated from Roanoke College in 1949 and received a master of divinity from the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in 1953. He organized Kure Memorial ...

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  20. Appalachian Trail hikers stalled by wildfires Read Story Becca HabeggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... the lottery," Feeney said with a grin. "Like, 'Thank you, God!'" The 23-year-old recently graduated from Roanoke College in southwest Va., through which the Appalachian Trail passes. That, he said, is where he caught the hiking bug. He has done ...

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