Politics · school

Who voted in the Virginia primary election?

With the latest primary election in the country come and gone, it is a good time to look back and reflect on who voted in this election for governor. How many from each political party voted? What percentage of the electorate voted? These questions and more can give us important answers about the political participation… Continue reading Who voted in the Virginia primary election?

Politics · school

Meet the candidates in Virginia’s gubernatorial race!

Note: This is a repost of a Medium post for my COMM 410 class at Longwood University. I’m posting it here for convenience. The other three posts for the class will be here, as well, under the COMM 410 tag. I have used higher resolution pictures of the candidates. Archives of the original are here, here,… Continue reading Meet the candidates in Virginia’s gubernatorial race!

entertainment · history · Politics · published · Racism · school

Richmond-based photographer pays tribute to Holocaust survivor

This article originally appeared in the Rotunda. An archive is here. Photos by Ann Polek, Photo Editor. LCVA began exhibiting work on Thursday. It has now been 72 years since the Auschwitz death camp was liberated by Allied forces, and Richmond-based photographer Dean Whitbeck is helping to tell the stories of some of the survivors that are… Continue reading Richmond-based photographer pays tribute to Holocaust survivor

entertainment · Music · published · school

Bandfest, Spring Weekend performances: 10/10, would listen again

This article originally appeared in the Rotunda. An archive is here. Photos by Eva Wittkoski,  Each year, Longwood University hosts Spring Weekend and Bandfest, two events that mostly focus on music. It also allows student organizations to promote themselves. Bandfest took place this past Friday and Spring Weekend was held on Saturday. Bandfest is the work… Continue reading Bandfest, Spring Weekend performances: 10/10, would listen again