The Hollins University education department has been accredited for a seven-year term by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.
StartClass, an education research website, features Hollins University at number 10 on its list of the top 25 women’s colleges in America.
Hollins is ranked among the top 100 best values in liberal arts colleges by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine.
L.M. “Sandy” Gerald, head coach of the Hollins University riding team, has been inducted into the Roanoke Valley Horse Show Hall of Fame.
Mary Beth Hatten ’71, a professor at The Rockefeller University, has received the prestigious Max Cowan Award in recognition of her outstanding work in developmental neuroscience.
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Creative Writing Karen E. Bender and Sally Mann ’74, M.A. ’75 are finalists in the Fiction and Nonfiction categories, respectively, for this year’s National Book Awards.
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.
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.
Kayla Deur ’16 has been honored by The School for Field Studies for her important contributions in environmental research.