Alexandra Trower ’86 Honored by International Women’s Media Foundation

Alexandra Trower ’86 Honored by International Women’s Media Foundation

For the past 15 years, the Hollins alumna and current executive vice president of global communications at Estee Lauder has devoted herself to protecting the lives of female journalists in an increasingly complex and dangerous world.

From Hollins to Hollywood: Alumna Who Heads Top Entertainment Company to Speak at 172nd Commencement

From Hollins to Hollywood: Alumna Who Heads Top Entertainment Company to Speak at 172nd Commencement

Ellen Goldsmith-Vein ’84 is the owner and CEO of The Gotham Group, a multi-faceted management and production company, and has countless credits and accomplishments to her name in movies and television. Hollins’ 172nd commencement exercises will take place Sunday, May 25.

November 22, 1963: Hollins Remembers

November 22, 1963: Hollins Remembers

As the nation marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Hollins alumnae recall where they were and how they reacted on that tragic day. In this 1960 photo, student supporters of Kennedy and Richard Nixon rally on campus during that year’s presidential campaign.

Class Ring Is Returned to Hollins Alumna Seven Decades After Its Loss

Class Ring Is Returned to Hollins Alumna Seven Decades After Its Loss

Frances McDowell Leitner ’39 (pictured here from her senior yearbook) lost her college ring in the early 1940s. Another Hollins alumna, Kathleen McDonald Roglan ’97 has returned it to her after discovering it on eBay.

Conference Brings Students, Alumnae Together to Explore Translating a Liberal Arts Education Into a Satisfying Career

Conference Brings Students, Alumnae Together to Explore Translating a Liberal Arts Education Into a Satisfying Career

Hollins’ second Career Connection Conference on October 10 featured an array of panels, workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities.

Will Shutt MFA ’09 Receives Starred Review in Publisher’s Weekly

Will Shutt MFA ’09 Receives Starred Review in Publisher’s Weekly

Schutt won the 2012 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition.

Dance Magazine Honors Iconic Dancer and Hollins Alumna Renee Robinson

Dance Magazine Honors Iconic Dancer and Hollins Alumna Renee Robinson

Robinson completed her M.F.A. in dance at Hollins this fall and is the longest-tenured female dancer – 31 years – with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

Living What She Believes

Living What She Believes

Hilary DuBose ’05 is working with an international humanitarian aid organization managing earthquake relief programs in Haiti.

Hollins Honors Catherine Moore Wannamaker ’96 with Distinguished Young Alumna Award

Hollins Honors Catherine Moore Wannamaker ’96 with Distinguished Young Alumna Award

The “force of and for nature” was cited for her work with the Department of Justice and the Southern Environmental Law Center.

Hollins Alumnae Share Experience, Advice with Hundreds of Students

Hollins Alumnae Share Experience, Advice with Hundreds of Students

“I never felt so energized, happy, hopeful,” said a Hollins sophomore after the university’s first-ever Career Connection Conference on October 4.

Load More