Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary

Last fall, Sally Mann ’74, M.A. ’75 and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Creative Writing Karen Bender both made the shortlist of the National Book Awards—Mann for a memoir and Bender for a book of short stories. By Martha Park...

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Stories Worth the Telling

It took Lee Smith ’67 some time to find her true voice. Meeting Eudora Welty at Hollins was a turning point in her writing life. Although I don’t usually write autobiographical fiction, the main character in one of my short stories...

May 26 | 306 Views

The Process of Becoming Better

Playwright Meredith Dayna Levy ’12 has scaled the heights and gone underground to connect stories with an audience. By Beth JoJack ’98 All across the country, actors are bringing the words of Meredith Levy to life. Sixteen productions...

May 26 | 187 Views

More than a Textbook Example

The class Media Industries, Media Careers takes students beyond classroom theory, thanks to accomplished Hollins alumnae from the communications field. By Jeff Hodges M.A.L.S. ’11 It’s a challenge many a college professor has faced...

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Exemplary Service in Daily Living

At every commencement since 1952, Hollins has awarded the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award for service. The Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award recognizes members of the campus community who have shown by daily living those qualities emblematic...

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  • Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary

    May 26 | 411 Views

  • Stories Worth the Telling

    May 26 | 306 Views

  • The Process of Becoming Better

    May 26 | 187 Views

  • More Than a Textbook Example

    May 26 | 123 Views

  • Exemplary Service in Daily Living

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