In its 2015 College Guide and Rankings, Washington Monthly cites Hollins for recruiting and graduating low-income students, producing cutting-edge style scholarship, and encouraging students to give something back to the country.
Hollins has received a $100,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to invest in a 30-month pilot project entitled “Faculty Development to Advance Liberal Arts Education in the 21st Century.”
During this year’s Short Term, Hollins’ Signature Internship Program is offering opportunities for sophomores, juniors, and seniors to gain real-world experience at more than 70 businesses and organizations in Washington, D.C., New York City, Philadelphia, Richmond, and other locations.
Sally Mann ’74, M.A. ’75 and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Creative Writing Karen E. Bender have been named to National Book Award Longlists.
Hollins University is one of the top liberal arts colleges and universities in the country, according to the publication, 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges.
Professor of Political Science Ed Lynch recently traveled with seven other American academics to the Middle East nation of Oman as part of a trip sponsored by the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations.
Hollins and Roanoke College have announced the winners of this year’s Perry F. Kendig Awards. Since 1985, the awards have showcased the quality and diversity of arts and culture in the Roanoke Valley.
Kayla Deur ’16 has been honored by The School for Field Studies for her important contributions in environmental research.
Hollins Lacrosse is an IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Squad for the 2015 season.
The Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University is adding Thursday evening and Sunday hours beginning September 1.