The 2017 Major League Baseball Season ended with the last game of the World Series on November 1. The Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers were not the only competition in town, however. The other big game was the National Football League’s NFL Sunday game between the Detroit Lions and the Pittsburgh Steelers. The… Continue reading What’s behind the ratings in the World Series?
This article originally appeared in the Rotunda on 10/28/17. An archive is here. The Greenwood Library at Longwood University now has a new addition to its facilities. The DIGILab, first unveiled in September this semester, brings new supplies and equipment to students using the library for projects. The lab is run by Longwood’s Digital Education Collaborative (DEC),… Continue reading DIGILab opens in the Greenwood Library to serve students
This article originally appeared in the Rotunda on 10/22/17. An archives is here. After four years, Longwood University continues to host the Virginia Children’s Book Festival. The three-day event took place this past weekend, from Thursday to Saturday. Farmville native Juanita Giles is the founder and executive director of the festival. After growing up in this area,… Continue reading Virginia Children’s Book Festival returned to Longwood for the fourth year
This article originally appeared in the Rotunda on 10/8/17. An archive is here. Alzheimer’s, often referred to as senile dementia, is the sixth most prevalent cause of death in the United States, according to the statistics published by the Alzheimer’s Association. Each year, the Delta Nu Chapter of the Sigma Kappa Sorority at Longwood University holds a… Continue reading Walking for a cure with Sigma Kappa
This article originally appeared in the Rotunda on 9/27/17. An archive is here. In this week’s Student Government Association (SGA) meeting the topic of hazing was discussed, beginning with a presentation by Tracy Maxwell, introduced by Longwood Associate Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life Chloe Abshire. Maxwell is the founder and former executive director of the Hazing… Continue reading In SGA: Hazing and Title IX were discussed
This article originally appeared in the Rotunda on 9/23/17. An archive is here. Sami Fitz is a junior at Longwood University, a nursing major, a sister of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and a member of the Student Nursing Association. She gained an interest in the nursing profession as a result of her experience with MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus… Continue reading Humans of Longwood: Sami Fitz
One of the most impoverished countries in the world, three-fourths of Haiti’s population lives on a budget of the equivalent of $2 or less per day, according to the CIA World Factbook.