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Wilson Museum Presents “Views of Tinker Mountain by Ron Boehmer”

Wilson Museum Presents “Views of Tinker Mountain by Ron Boehmer”

In celebration of Hollins’ 175th anniversary, the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum is featuring “Views of Tinker Mountain by Ron Boehmer” in the Ballator-Thompson Gallery, January 12 through April 30.

Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Hollins Alumna

Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Hollins Alumna

Julia Voorhees Emmons ’63 is among the five newest members of the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

Students, Faculty Give Flight to “Roanoke Wings” Art Installation

Students, Faculty Give Flight to “Roanoke Wings” Art Installation

Hollins students led by Associate Professor of Art Jennifer Anderson have constructed the first in a series of planned public art projects in downtown Roanoke.

Hollins Names Augustana College Provost as New President

Hollins Names Augustana College Provost as New President

Pareena Lawrence, provost and chief academic officer of Augustana College, will become Hollins University’s 12th president in July 2017.

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

In what has become an annual tradition, the Hollins soccer team led an afternoon of learning and fun with students at the Roanoke Academy for Math and Science.

Works by Hollins Authors Highlight Amazon’s Best Books of the Year

Works by Hollins Authors Highlight Amazon’s Best Books of the Year

Books by Associate Professor of English Elizabeth Poliner, Beth Macy M.A. ’93, and Lee Smith ’67 are among Amazon’s Top 100 Editors’ Picks for 2016.

Hollins Receives History-Making $20 Million Philanthropic Commitment to the University’s Unrestricted Endowment

Hollins Receives History-Making $20 Million Philanthropic Commitment to the University’s Unrestricted Endowment

Hollins has received the largest single gift assurance in the university’s 175-year history: Elizabeth Hall McDonnell ’62 and her husband, James S. McDonnell III, have arranged a commitment through the JSM Charitable Trust of $20 million.

Hollins Students Earn Accolades at Model Arab League

Hollins Students Earn Accolades at Model Arab League

A team of Hollins University students was named Distinguished Delegation at the Appalachia Regional Model Arab League, held November 4 – 6 on the Hollins campus.

Hollins Riders Shine at SWVHJA Horse Show

Hollins Riders Shine at SWVHJA Horse Show

Hollins riders captured multiple honors at the 28th Annual Southwest Virginia Hunter/Jumper Association (SWVHJA) Horse Show at Lexington’s Virginia Horse Center.

Hollins Faculty Foster Empowerment at MEPI Student Leaders Institute

Hollins Faculty Foster Empowerment at MEPI Student Leaders Institute

Through the U.S. – Middle East Partnership Initiative, communication studies professors Jill Weber and Vladimir Bratic worked with student leaders seeking to bring positive change to the Middle East and North Africa.

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