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First-Year Student Is Crowned Miss Teen Virginia United States

First-Year Student Is Crowned Miss Teen Virginia United States

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.

Students, Faculty Give Flight to “Roanoke Wings” Art Installation

Students, Faculty Give Flight to “Roanoke Wings” Art Installation

Hollins students led by Associate Professor of Art Jennifer Anderson have constructed the first in a series of planned public art projects in downtown Roanoke.

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

In what has become an annual tradition, the Hollins soccer team led an afternoon of learning and fun with students at the Roanoke Academy for Math and Science.

Hollins Faculty Foster Empowerment at MEPI Student Leaders Institute

Hollins Faculty Foster Empowerment at MEPI Student Leaders Institute

Through the U.S. – Middle East Partnership Initiative, communication studies professors Jill Weber and Vladimir Bratic worked with student leaders seeking to bring positive change to the Middle East and North Africa.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2016

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2016

Local arts advocate Ginger Poole, the Taubman Museum of Art, and the Roanoke Women’s Foundation have been honored with this year’s Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards. Co-sponsored by Hollins University and Roanoke College, the Kendig Awards program has recognized distinction in arts and culture in the Roanoke Valley for more than 30 years.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

Fourteen artists and arts advocates are among the nominees for the 2016 Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards. Co-sponsored by Hollins and Roanoke College, the Kendig Awards program recognizes exemplary individuals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke Valley that support excellence in the arts.

Veteran TV and Stage Actress Dawn Wells to Headline Starcropolis: Theatre Under the Star

Veteran TV and Stage Actress Dawn Wells to Headline Starcropolis: Theatre Under the Star

Dawn Wells, best known as “Mary Ann” on the classic ‘60s sitcom Gilligan’s Island, will be one of the featured performers at the first-ever Starcropolis, an evening of live theatre on Mill Mountain beneath the Roanoke Star. The event, co-sponsored by Hollins, takes place Sunday, September 4.

Hollins, Roanoke College Welcome Nominations for the 2016 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Hollins, Roanoke College Welcome Nominations for the 2016 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards, which recognize individuals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke Valley that provide exemplary leadership in or support for the arts. Hollins University and Roanoke College have co-sponsored the awards since 2013.

Hollins to Co-Host Virginia Women’s Conference on Nov. 21

Hollins to Co-Host Virginia Women’s Conference on Nov. 21

Hollins is joining Sen. Mark Warner, Virginia Tech, the Roanoke Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau, and the City of Roanoke in hosting the 2015 Virginia Women’s Conference on Saturday, Nov. 21. The theme of this year’s event is “Leadership and Lifelong Learning.”

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2015

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2015

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.

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