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Open Enrollment Under Way for Executive Leadership Certificate Program

Open Enrollment Under Way for Executive Leadership Certificate Program

Hollins University’s Batten Leadership Institute has announced its Executive Education Certificate in Leadership Program for 2018.

Hollins, Carilion Clinic, Turn the Page Partner to Promote Early Literacy

Thanks to a partnership between Hollins, Carilion Clinic, and the Roanoke-based nonprofit Turn the Page, every child born at Carilion during the next year will receive a copy of the newly republished Margaret Wise Brown book, “Four Fur Feet.” Hollins President Pareena Lawrence and Carilion President and CEO Nancy Agee celebrated with a special reading at Carilion Children’s on Thanksgiving Day.

Hollins Senior Finds Her Calling During Peruvian Disaster

Hollins Senior Finds Her Calling During Peruvian Disaster

Business and economics major Meagan Rioux ’18 plans to pursue a career organizing humanitarian aid and relief after witnessing first-hand and responding to the devastation in Peru earlier this year.

Student Brings Advocacy to Va. Board for People with Disabilities

Alexus Smith ’19 seeks to foster greater awareness of the issues that people with disabilities face. Now, she will be taking her activism to a statewide level, thanks to her appointment to the Virginia Board for People with Disabilities.

Alumna Successfully Fights for Bill to Combat Opioid Addiction

Alumna Successfully Fights for Bill to Combat Opioid Addiction

Thanks in part to acupuncturist Elizabeth Ropp ’99, recovery and mental health professionals in New Hampshire can now use ear acupuncture to treat addicts.

Hollins, Roanoke College Name Kendig Award Winners for 2017

Hollins, Roanoke College Name Kendig Award Winners for 2017

 The late John Sailer, the Grandin Theatre Foundation, and Judy and Joel Tenzer have been honored with this year’s Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Awards, presented by Hollins and Roanoke College.

Hollins, Roanoke College Welcome Nominations for the 2017 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Hollins, Roanoke College Welcome Nominations for the 2017 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 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.

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.

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