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Roanoke College, a classic liberal arts college in Salem, Virginia, combines firsthand learning with valuable personal connections in a stunning undergraduate setting. The Princeton Review names Roanoke as one of the “best in the Southeast” and U.S. News & World Report includes Roanoke as #2 on its “Up-and-coming National Liberal Arts Colleges” list.

The Brackety-Ack is the official student-run newspaper of Roanoke College. The newspaper was founded on October 19, 1915, and the official website launched on September, 13 2010. The publication has seen in its time, all of which have advanced the image and feel of how the it involves, not only the community of Roanoke College but the community of Salem.

Mission Statement: Use the many interests and connections of our committed and diverse staff to put out strong biweekly papers that inform and enrich the entire RC community.


The six newspapers of Fall Semester 2018