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Hollins’ Director of Scholarships & Financial Assistance Reports Good News for Federal Student Loan Borrowers

Hollins’ Director of Scholarships & Financial Assistance Reports Good News for Federal Student Loan Borrowers

Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Education in an effort to combat frustration and confusion released an online help tool to assist borrowers who have questions about their eligibility, whether their employer qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and which required forms to submit.

Hollins Senior Builds Upon Her Model Arab League Experience During Week in Qatar

Hollins Senior Builds Upon Her Model Arab League Experience During Week in Qatar

As part of a year-long fellowship with the National Council on U.S. – Arab Relations, Hayley Harrington ’19 traveled with nine other undergraduate students from across the country to the Persian Gulf nation for a study visit.

“Help Wanted – Female”: Hollins Alumna’s New York Times Op-Ed Reflects on Pivotal Point in the Women’s Movement

“Help Wanted – Female”: Hollins Alumna’s New York Times Op-Ed Reflects on Pivotal Point in the Women’s Movement

In 1968, The New York Times stopped categorizing classified ads as “Help Wanted – Male” and “Help Wanted – Female” in favor of simply using “Help Wanted.” Wyndham Robertson ’58 spotlights the 50th anniversary of this little-remembered but nevertheless significant decision, and its impact on women in the workplace.

Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

A 60-minute express version of the play that has been charming audiences for more than 420 years will be staged in multiple locations throughout the Hollins campus, November 28 – December 1.

Pultizer Prize-winner Kantor Discusses Using Journalism’s Power for the ‘Public Good’

Pultizer Prize-winner Kantor Discusses Using Journalism’s Power for the ‘Public Good’

Investigative reporter and bestselling author Jodi Kantor, who has played an essential role in revealing hidden truths about power, gender, technology, politics, and culture, spoke at Hollins on November 14.

VTCSOM’s “The Influence of Women” Exhibition Showcases Hollins Artists

VTCSOM’s “The Influence of Women” Exhibition Showcases Hollins Artists

Students in Associate Professor of Art Jennifer Printz’s Intaglio Printmaking class have contributed their creativity to the show, which is on display at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine through March 1, 2019.

Hollins Students Recognized for Prominent Leadership Roles at Model Arab League

Hollins Students Recognized for Prominent Leadership Roles at Model Arab League

Hollins welcomed to campus 12 delegations and nearly 100 students as host of the flagship leadership program of the National Council on U.S. – Arab Relations.

Classics Symposium to Highlight Greece’s Martial, Mythological Landscapes

Classics Symposium to Highlight Greece’s Martial, Mythological Landscapes

Scholars from the University of New Brunswick and Vanderbilt University will speak at this year’s event, held annually to encourage dialogue about the ancient world.

Hollins Welcomes Prize-Winning Investigative Reporter, Best-Selling Author Jodi Kantor

Hollins Welcomes Prize-Winning Investigative Reporter, Best-Selling Author Jodi Kantor

Kantor, who helped expose Harvey Weinstein’s decades of sexual abuse allegations and ignite the #metoo movement, will speak at the Hollins Theatre on Wednesday, November 14, at 7:30 p.m.

Career Center Partners with One of the Nation’s Top Networking Platforms for Students

Career Center Partners with One of the Nation’s Top Networking Platforms for Students

Handshake is a premier career management system that connects students with Fortune 500 companies and hundreds of other organizations for jobs and internships and offers a wide range of educational resources.

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