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Folks at Noke is the page for features on exemplary students here at Roanoke! From 'Humans of RC' to 'Maroons Talk Backety-Ack' and even columns from students abroad, this is the place to go to get to know your fellow Maroons.

Corona Snapshot: Vaccination

Written by Marisa Seager In an effort to work together to get the spread of COVID-19 under control, Roanoke College has offered the vaccination to...

“RemBrandt” Without the “Rem”

Written by Zach Dalton There are approximately 1,200 students on campus and there are two people that know everyone. One is President Maxey for obvious...

Maroons Talk: The Semester Coming to an End

Written by Marisa Seager Grace Robinson, a junior from Concord, NC: “There is a popular analogy about burning the candle at both ends. Well, at this...

Fortnite Legend Johnny Kliewer

Written by Zach Dalton During Quarantine social media saw a very large bump in viewership and users. Most people, bored and with nothing to do,...

Maroons Talk: Weather Changes

Written by Marisa Seager Olivia Howard Coto, a senior from Potomac, MD: “I’m really looking forward to all the flowers that are blooming, oh and the...

Maroons Talk: Hybrid Courses

Written by Marisa Seager Hannah Sanford, a sophomore from Chesapeake, VA: “My environmental science class offers an option to complete our labs in-person or remotely. We...

Women of ‘Noke

Written by Zach Dalton This month is a very important month in terms of month-long celebrations. March marks the celebration of Women’s History. There have...

Keep Your Enemies Closer

Written by Vanessa Mutesi “Keep your friends, and your enemies closer.” I have no idea where this saying started but I have heard it countless...

Maroons Talk: What Does Online School Look Like for You?

Written by Marisa Seager Victoria Mattox, a sophomore from Appomattox, VA: “For me, online classes have felt significantly easier than in-person. I've had several asynchronous classes,...

Breathe

Written by Zuba Mutesi Your life. The pandemic. School. Midterms. This is the scope of life most of us are in at the moment, and...

Folk of ‘Noke: A Long Time Coming

Written by Zach Dalton This issue’s Folk at ‘Noke is a very special one. This senior has been waiting to be the Folk since her...

Folk of ‘Noke: Natasha Saunders

Written by Zach Dalton This issue’s Folk at Noke is someone who has worked tirelessly behind the scenes throughout this month to ensure that each...

Bye-Bye Blues

Written by Zuba Mutesi Zoom university is a reality that many of us have come to accept because realistically, we have no clue on when...

A Look Around Campus: Corona Snapshot

Written by Marisa Seager Changes have continued to be made to campus like adding outdoor pavilions, which can be found by the following areas: Crawford,...

Folk of ‘Noke: Xavier O’Brien

Written by Zachary Dalton This issue the Brackety-Ack got to sit down with Xavier O’Brien, a senior majoring with Secondary Education with a concentration in...

YOU Can Be a Radio Rebel

Written by Joyelle Ronan If you’ve ever watched the Disney Channel Original movie Radio Rebel and highly identified with Debby Ryan’s character, WRKE may be...

Folk of ‘Noke: Dylan Sheck

Written by Brice Hall For this issue of the Brackety-Ack we decided to interview a student who made the Covid conscious decision to take his...

Corona Snapshot of the Issue

Written by Lexi Meadows As the semester is coming to a close many students are excited to return home to their families while also being...

It’s Scarier Than You Think

Written by Vanessa Mutesi Spooky times are ahead of us but even spookier times are happening on the continent of Africa. As person from the...

Folk of ‘Noke: Zoey Nichols

Written by Brice Hall Today for Folks at ‘Noke we decided to highlight Zoey Nichols. Zoey is a Freshman here at  Roanoke College. As a...