Bill Mannino, who became head golf coach in 2007 and served as acting athletic director at Hollins during the 2014-15 academic year, is now the university’s permanent AD.
Pavithra Suresh ’16 has been awarded a Saudi Arabia Exchange Fellowship/Malone Fellowship by the National Council on U.S. – Arab Relations.
Jon Guy Owens, director of the Hollins Outdoor Program, has been elected to the Board of Directors for Coastal Canoeists, Virginia’s largest canoeing and kayaking club.
Hollins University Professor of Political Science Ed Lynch has been named an Oman Alwaleed Fellow for 2015-16 by the National Council on U.S. – Arab Relations (NCUSAR).
Hollins University President Nancy Gray and Sweet Briar College President Phillip Stone have announced an agreement to transition Sweet Briar’s Junior Year Abroad programs in France and Spain back to their original home.
Hollins is among 24 colleges and universities emphasizing the quality and affordability of private higher education during Virginia Private College Week, July 27 – August 1.
Hollins is one of 42 institutions comprising the Council of Independent Colleges’ Consortium on Digital Resources for Teaching and Research, and will use a cloud-based uniform digital platform to curate photographic archives for classical studies.
Through September 12, Hollins’ Eleanor D. Wilson Museum is featuring the work of one of the founders of the pattern and decoration movement in painting.
The Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards, which this year celebrates 30 years of recognizing exemplary individuals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke Valley that support excellence in the arts, is now welcoming nominations for its 2015 honors.
Lorraine S. Lange, who will become director of Hollins University’s Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Arts in Liberal Studies programs on July 1, has been appointed to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s administration as a member of the commonwealth’s Board of Education.