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President Hinton Joins in Dialogue With Michelle Alexander, Bestselling Author Of “The New Jim Crow”

President Hinton Joins in Dialogue With Michelle Alexander, Bestselling Author Of “The New Jim Crow”

As part of Hollins’ Distinguished Speaker Series, Alexander had a virtual sit-down with Hinton to discuss the 10th-anniversary edition of her book as well as a host of other issues including racial unrest in the U.S. and social activism both on and off-campus. “We’re grateful to have these timely and robust conversations,” said Hinton.

President Hinton Joins Women’s College Coalition in Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

President Hinton Joins Women’s College Coalition in Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In a joint statement released by the WCC, Hollins President Mary Dana Hinton and leaders of more than 30 other women’s colleges and universities “mourn the loss of a life lived in service and celebrate an inspiration to us all.”

President Hinton Updates the Campus Community on Fall Reopening Plans

President Hinton Updates the Campus Community on Fall Reopening Plans

“While we continue to move toward a more flexible reopening, the reopening plan continues to be dynamic and ever evolving in response to the pandemic. We fully believe in this community and what it can be if we unite in committing to a Culture of Care to look out for and protect one another.”

President Hinton’s Statement On ICE Guidelines Affecting International Students

President Hinton’s Statement On ICE Guidelines Affecting International Students

“The Hollins community stands with our international students in opposition to this policy, and supports the Association of American Universities, NASPA, and the American Council for Education in speaking out against this policy. We decry the unnecessarily difficult position in which our students, and the more than one million international students nationally, have been placed.”

President-Elect Hinton Joins Higher Ed. Leaders, New York Times Magazine to Discuss College This Fall

President-Elect Hinton Joins Higher Ed. Leaders, New York Times Magazine to Discuss College This Fall

Hinton and five other panelists explore “the new realities of life on campus in the midst of a pandemic,” and address what campus life will look like; issues related to working on campus; and how they envision learning will occur.

“I Found My Heart at Hollins”: President-Elect Hinton Shares How the Campus Community Is Already Inspiring Her

“I Found My Heart at Hollins”: President-Elect Hinton Shares How the Campus Community Is Already Inspiring Her

“I love the fact that the women of Hollins are fiercely intelligent, unapologetically ambitious, and incredibly generous,” Hinton said in a video conversation with Interim President Nancy Oliver Gray that was produced in conjunction with Hollins’ “Virtual Reunion 2020.”

“We Journey Together with Purpose and Hope”: Hollins Welcomes President-Elect Hinton to Campus

“We Journey Together with Purpose and Hope”: Hollins Welcomes President-Elect Hinton to Campus

Mary Dana Hinton, who will become Hollins’ 13th president on August 1, told students, faculty, and staff that the transformative effect brought about by her education, and the ability to impact the lives of others, “are what drive my commitment to the mission of Hollins University.”

Hollins Names Mary Dana Hinton, Ph.D., as New President

Hollins Names Mary Dana Hinton, Ph.D., as New President

“I am overjoyed to become the 13th president of Hollins University,” said Hinton, who is currently president of the College of Saint Benedict in Minnesota.. “Hollins’ steadfast commitment to the education of women, its grand ambitions for the future, and the strong desire to not only be an inclusive leader in women’s education but a higher education innovator reflects the incredible vision and enormous potential of the university.”