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Hollins Theatre Presents Revival of “Goodnight Moon: The Magical Musical,” Oct. 19-26

Hollins Theatre Presents Revival of “Goodnight Moon: The Magical Musical,” Oct. 19-26

“We are working to make this delightful show a great tradition here in Roanoke and a wonderful gift from Hollins to the community,” says Ernie Zulia, director of the Hollins Theatre Institute.

Small Communities, Big Opportunities: Kacie Shifflett ’22 Proves Scholarships Can Be Plentiful No Matter Where You Live

Small Communities, Big Opportunities: Kacie Shifflett ’22 Proves Scholarships Can Be Plentiful No Matter Where You Live

Shifflett, a biology/pre-med major, earned approximately 20 scholarships by mostly exploring resources in and around her hometown of 1,100 residents.

At Hollins and Beyond, Gates Millennium Scholars Program Benefits Senior

At Hollins and Beyond, Gates Millennium Scholars Program Benefits Senior

“Because of this program, I will be able to graduate from Hollins next spring debt-free and then continue my education without an economic burden,” says Epa Cabrera ’22, a double-major in business and economics. She plans to pursue graduate study in public health in preparation for a career in global health economics.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2019

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2019

The program recognizes exemplary individuals, businesses, and organizations in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Region (counties of Roanoke, Botetourt, and Franklin, the cities of Roanoke and Salem, and the town of Vinton) that support excellence in the arts.

Hollins Professor Completes Leadership Program at 2019 HERS Institute

Hollins Professor Completes Leadership Program at 2019 HERS Institute

LeeRay Costa, professor of anthropology and gender and women’s studies and director of faculty development, joined women leaders from across the U.S. and Canada to take part in the intensive, residential leadership development program. The HERS Institute was created to proactively fill the higher education pipelines across the U.S. with dynamic women and combat an undeniable gender gap.

Major Scientific Journal Publishes Hollins Professor’s Study of Reducing Tick-Borne Diseases

Major Scientific Journal Publishes Hollins Professor’s Study of Reducing Tick-Borne Diseases

Scientific Reports, the world’s 11th-most cited scientific journal, is highlighting findings by Assistant Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies Elizabeth Gleim that controlled burning could be an effective tool in battling tick-borne pathogens.

New Academic Program in Public Health Focuses on Social Justice

New Academic Program in Public Health Focuses on Social Justice

An emphasis on the principles of social justice while maintaining a scientific basis differentiates the public health program at Hollins from similar programs at other colleges and universities.

Hollins, North Cross School Collaborate to Enhance Teachers’ Skills

Hollins, North Cross School Collaborate to Enhance Teachers’ Skills

The university is welcoming eight faculty from one of Virginia’s top college-preparatory schools this fall to pursue a Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning over the next two years. 

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publication Helps Launch Career in Marine Biology

Peer-Reviewed Journal Publication Helps Launch Career in Marine Biology

Natasha Bestrom ’18, who double-majored in biology and environmental studies, is the lead author of a Hollins study on coral populations in the U.S. Virgin Islands that is being finalized for publication in Caribbean Naturalist.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

Since 1985, the honors have showcased the quality and diversity of arts and culture in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Region.

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