Hollins Names “Experienced, Successful, and Respected Leader” as Director of Athletics
Myra Sims is Hollins’ new director of athletics. She will officially assume full-time oversight of the athletic department’s day-to-day operations in mid-May.
Alumna and State Legislator Named Guest Speaker for 176th Commencement
Jennifer Barton Boysko ’89, who represents the 86th District in the Virginia House of Delegates, will be the guest speaker for Hollins University’s 176th Commencement Exercises on May 20.
Hollins Partners with Rise Against Hunger to Support International Hunger Relief
Hollins is joining the global movement to end world hunger by 2030 in part by funding and packing 30,000 meals over a two-day period.
Sophomore Selected as Feminist Camp Program Assistant
Madeline Clevenstine ’20 will be spending the first full week in June helping foster deeper insight into the theory and practice of feminism.
Pareena Lawrence Inaugurated as Hollins University’s 12th President
Proclaiming that the “search for authentic purpose is ultimately what a Hollins education is all about and why I wanted to be a part of this mission,” Pareena G. Lawrence was officially installed as Hollins University’s 12th president on February 24.
Playwright’s Lab Director Earns Kennedy Center Theatre Festival Honor
Todd Ristau, founder and director of the M.F.A. program in playwriting at Hollins, has received the Kennedy Center Gold Medallion, one of the most prestigious honors in theatre education.
Arbor Day Foundation Honors Hollins with 2017 Tree Campus USA® Recognition
Hollins was honored with 2017 Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
National Gallery Highlights Hollins Alumna, Acclaimed Photographer in “Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings”
Sally Mann ’74, M.A. ’75 is one of America’s most celebrated photographers, and the National Gallery of Art is presenting the first major international exhibition of her photographs of the South.
Student Artists Showcased in New Voice Exhibit
Studio art majors Meera Chauhan ’19 and Ashley-Kate Meador ’18 are among ten emerging regional artists featured in the Sixth Annual New Voice Exhibit at the Floyd Center for the Arts.
Hollins Introduces Online Graduate Program in Teaching and Learning
Hollins’ new Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning is an online graduate program for educators who wish to grow their teaching skills for the benefit of their students, their school, and their career.
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