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R-MA Common Reader Essay Contest 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

Celeste Brooks P'12, '21, Director of Public Relations

Each year, the R-MA English Department announces a book known as the “Common Reader.” While summer reading is assigned by grade level, the Common Reader is for everyone and anyone, from sixth grade students to seniors, from students to faculty and staff. The selections have included bestsellers such as The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot and Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand.

Speaking from the Heart: Stephen Czarda '09 at R-MA Middle School Promotion Ceremony

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Celeste Brooks P'12, '21, Director of Public Relations

On June 1, 2017, 28 eighth graders—along with their families, friends, and Randolph-Macon Academy staff and faculty—gathered at Boggs Chapel in eager anticipation of the Middle School Promotion Ceremony. This year provided a special treat, as R-MA graduate Stephen Czarda, Class of 2009, returned to speak to the R-MA Class of 2021.