Nora Williams ’17, a double-major in religious studies and Spanish, will enter Harvard Divinity School’s master of divinity program this fall
Works by Associate Professor of English Elizabeth Poliner, Beth Macy M.A. ’93, and Lee Smith ’67 have been nominated for the 2017 Library of Virginia People’s Choice Award.
In acknowledgment of her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research, Mary Elizabeth “Mary Beth” Hatten ’71 has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
Monica Osborne ’20 will be advocating for locally sourced food and the importance of good childhood nutrition as the new Miss Teen Virginia United States.
Hollins won its 21st ODAC equestrian championship during competition at the Kirby Riding Ring on April 5. Rider Madeleine Lohr ’19 was named All-ODAC for the second consecutive year, and head coach Claudia Roland received ODAC Coach of the Year honors.
Hollins University has received the Arbor Day Foundation’s 2016 Tree Campus USA® recognition for the institution’s commitment to efficient urban forest management.
Lan Nguyen ’18 is among the college and university students from around the world who have been awarded a 12-week summer research fellowship at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, a global leader in ocean research, exploration, and education.
Adam Rex and Debbie Levy are the honorees selected by judges of the second annual Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children’s Literature. Hollins established the prize in tribute to one of its best-known alumnae and one of America’s most beloved children’s authors.
Students captured honors at the Southeast Regional Model Arab League conference at Converse College, and Hollins is one of only 25 colleges nationwide invited to participate in the National Model Arab League in Washington at the end of March.
Professor of Mathematics Caren Diefenderfer is one of three U.S. educators named winners of the 2017 Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award by the Mathematical Association of America.