Hollins, Roanoke College Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Hollins, Roanoke College Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Perry F. Kendig Awards

The Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards, which this year celebrates 30 years of recognizing exemplary individuals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke Valley that support excellence in the arts, is now welcoming nominations for its 2015 honors.

Lange Appointed to Virginia Board of Education

Lange Appointed to Virginia Board of Education

Lorraine S. Lange, who will become director of Hollins University’s Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Arts in Liberal Studies programs on July 1, has been appointed to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s administration as a member of the commonwealth’s Board of Education.

Hollins Student Conference Showcases Undergraduate Work

Hollins Student Conference Showcases Undergraduate Work

Nine undergraduate students won awards at the annual Hollins Student Conference, held on April 11.

Faculty Members Honored at Founder’s Day Convocation

Faculty Members Honored at Founder’s Day Convocation

Professor of Spanish Alison Ridley and Associate Professor of Communication Studies Vladimir Bratic received the Roberta A. Stewart Service Award and the Herta T. Freitag Faculty Legacy Award, respectively.

Whitewater Racers Capture Second at Collegiate Race Series National Championships

Whitewater Racers Capture Second at Collegiate Race Series National Championships

Hollins University canoers and kayakers earned second place in the Women’s Championship competition at the annual American Canoe Association Collegiate Race Series National Championships, held November 1 on the Rappahannock River in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

Professor of English Marilyn Moriarty was honored for her work, “Swerves,” which was praised as an “eloquent and skillful essay [that] brings to readers a clear-sighted vision and the confident measures of a riveting, necessary voice.”

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

The grants are presented annually by the American Association of University Women to help empower women in furthering their careers.

Hollins Theatre Honored for Producing Women Playwrights

Hollins Theatre Honored for Producing Women Playwrights

Hollins is among the more than 60 theatres from around the world receiving this year’s 50/50 Applause Award from the International Centre for Women Playwrights.

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 379 Colleges”

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 379 Colleges”

Only about 15% of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges are profiled in the book, which is The Princeton Review’s flagship college guide.

Swimmers Achieve Scholar All American Status

Swimmers Achieve Scholar All American Status

The team was recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for its cumulative grade point average.

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