Friday, September 24, 2010
Thursday, September 23, 2010
A panel will direct questions to the candidates focusing their questions on issues concerning business and the economy.
Perriello and Hurt are campaigning for the Virginia 5th District seat to the United States House of Representatives.
This event is sponsored by the Lynchburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce and Randolph College.
Monday, September 20, 2010
Dean served as governor of Vermont from 1991 to 2003 and was a front runner for the Democratic nomination in the 2004 presidential election, eventually won by John Kerry.
As chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 2005 to 2009, Dean was a pioneer in the area of internet fundraising and developed the "50 State Strategy" which led to Democrat electoral victories in 2006 and 2008.
About the Event
Dean will speak at 7:30 p.m. in the Smith Hall Theatre on the campus of Randolph College. The address will be open to the public.
About Howard Dean
- CNBC Contributor
- Founder, Democracy for America
- Chairman, Democratic National Committee, 2005-2009
- Architect of the “50-State Strategy”
- 2004 Candidate for the Democratic Nomination for President
- Governor of Vermont, 1991-2003
His skillful stewardship of the party as Democratic National Committee chair began in 2005 and continued through the inauguration of President Barack Obama. As Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, Governor Dean made the Democratic Party competitive in every race, in every district, in every state and territory, while integrating national and state party operations and standing up for Democrats' core values.
Tickets to "Randolph College presents Howard Dean" in Smith Hall Theatre are free. Seating is limited and a ticket is required for entrance. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Tickets will be available to the general public beginning September 29. Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, phone, e-mail, preferred contact method and the number of tickets requested. You will receive an e-mail on October 6 with confirmation and information on how to pick up tickets.
Randolph College students, faculty and staff should consult the Portal (http://my.randolphcollege.edu/) for information on how to reserve tickets.
General Admission (closed circuit venues)
Dean's speech will also be broadcast via closed circuit television in the Smith Hall Banquet Room. General admission seating for the closed circuit broadcast is free. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Monday, September 13, 2010
Caplan specializes in 20th- and 21st-century American literature. His scholarly interests include poetics and contemporary poetry. His published works include Questions of Possibility: Contemporary Poetry and Poetic Form (Oxford University Press 2004; paperback 2006) Poetic Form: An Introduction (Longman, 2006), and In the World He Created According to His Will (poems) (University of Georgia Press / VQR Poetry Series, 2010).
He serves as a contributing editor to the Virginia Quarterly Review and Pleiades: A Journal of New Writing, and an affiliated researcher (Chercheur Affilié) at the Centre Interdisciplinaire de Poétique Appliquée at the University of Liège where he was a Fulbright lecturer.
Sunday, September 12, 2010
This dark comedy has been described as "one of the wildest theatrical rides your likely to take, full of twists and turns, reversals and obstacles, and finally, pathos and discovery. Christmas will never be the same."
Congratulations to the following students who have been cast in the production.
- Rachel -- Christine Gnieski '13
- Tom – T.J. Story '13
- Lloyd – Matthew Cornpropst '14
- Pooty – Marian Van Noppen '12
- Roy – Chad Ramey '13
- Trish – Kate Allen '11
- Doctor 1-5 – Rebekah Baumgartner '12
- Doctor 6 – Emily Perry '12
- Tim Timko – Chad Ramey '13
- TV Reporter – Khanh Hong '14
- Talk Show Host – Nia King '14
- Sue – Kate Allen '11
- Man in Ski Mask -- Chad Ramey '13
- Woman Patient – Khanh Hong '14
- Receptionist – Nia King '14
- Tom Jr. – T.J. Story '13
Performances will take place October 29-31 and November 4-6, 2010.
Learn more at the WildCat Theatre site...
Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Rick Barnes, professor of psychology and environmental studies, is spending
the fall 2010 semester teaching aboard a ship as it cruises around the world.
Barnes is teaching two courses, Environmental Psychology and Sustainable Communities, with Semester at Sea. Special guest on the Fall 2010 voyage is Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The ship visits 11 ports in Africa and Asia...
- Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
- Cadiz, Spain
- Casablanca, Morocco
- Takoradi, Ghana
- Cape Town, South Africa
- Port Louis, Mauritius
- Chennai, India
- Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
- Hong Kong / Shanghai, China
- Yokohama / Kobe, Japan
- Honolulu / Hilo, Hawaii, USA
- San Diego, California, USA
Follow Professor Barnes' journey on his blog...
About Semester at Sea
Semester at Sea (SAS) is a study abroad program founded in 1963, now managed by the Institute for Shipboard Education in Charlottesville, Virginia. The University of Virginia's the current academic sponsor for the program while the program, itself, is run on a cruise ship called the MV Explorer. Throughout the history of the program, nearly 50,000 undergraduate students from more than one thousand colleges and universities have participated in Semester at Sea.
Sunday, September 5, 2010
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About Randolph College: The World in Britain
Since 1968, Randolph College has provided a program of study at the University of Reading, England. As many as 35 students from Randolph College and a variety of other American colleges and universities can participate at any one time. Students may choose to study a full year or one semester during their junior year. Students live in one of three College-owned residences adjacent to the Reading campus.
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