The Bunny and the Warlock

This foreword, excerpted from a biography of Margaret Wise Brown by Amy Gary, forthcoming from Flatiron Books, was written by James S. Rockefeller Jr., who was engaged to Brown at the time of her death. Brown died at age 42 of an embolism...

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Middlemarch Madness

English professor Julie Pfeiffer and teaching fellow Martha Park M.F.A. ’15 launched the Middlemarch Project this summer to bring George Eliot’s 19th-century masterpiece to a community of Hollins readers. By Jeff Hodges M.A.L.S. ’11...

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Place of Possibility

Conventional wisdom says that the conventional career path is no more. Twists, turns, sidesteps, and maybe even a few missteps are the norm as we stride along our vocational path—one, experts say, that may include as many as 10 career...

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Hollins University Reunion 2015

This line from “The Green and the Gold,” which is sung every year at reunion during Saturday morning’s celebration, expresses the joyful spirit of the weekend. Alumnae rediscover what Phoebe Hunter, class of 1909, wrote for the...

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The Clinging Oak and the Sturdy Vine

Ruth Hale, a writer, feminist, and one of the founders of the Algonquin Round Table, received her early education at Hollins. She is one of three women about whom Susan Henry writes in Anonymous in their Own Names. Ruth Hale was among the...

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  • The Bunny and the Warlock

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  • Middlemarch Madness

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  • Place of Possibility

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  • “So to Hollins we’ll sing till the mountain tops ring” –...

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  • “The Clinging Oak and the Sturdy Vine”

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Elizabeth and James McDonnell III

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Focus on Philanthropy

$6.5 million for science, theatre, and playwriting McDonnells continue their legacy of generosity Elizabeth Hall McDonnell ’62 and her husband, James S. McDonnell III,...

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Alumnae Connections

Alumnae referrals raced past goals Goal: 300 | Total: 320 This past academic year, the offices of admission and alumnae relations challenged alumnae to refer 300 high...

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