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Three Hollins Authors Are People’s Choice Award Finalists

Three Hollins Authors Are People’s Choice Award Finalists

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.

Expert Panel to Discuss America’s Political Party System

Expert Panel to Discuss America’s Political Party System

Political scientists from Hollins University, Roanoke College, and Virginia Tech will take part in the panel presentation “After 2016: The State of the American Political Party System” on Thursday, February 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Niederer Auditorium.

International Photography Magazine Profiles Professor Robert Sulkin

International Photography Magazine Profiles Professor Robert Sulkin

The latest issue of Black + White Photography magazine features “The Experimental Professor,” an extensive look at the work of Professor of Art Robert Sulkin.

Hollins Professor Cited for Exemplary Teaching in Mathematics

Hollins Professor Cited for Exemplary Teaching in Mathematics

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.

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.

Works by Hollins Authors Highlight Amazon’s Best Books of the Year

Works by Hollins Authors Highlight Amazon’s Best Books of the Year

Books by Associate Professor of English Elizabeth Poliner, Beth Macy M.A. ’93, and Lee Smith ’67 are among Amazon’s Top 100 Editors’ Picks for 2016.

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 Professor Part of “Women Influencing the Arts” Celebration

Hollins Professor Part of “Women Influencing the Arts” Celebration

Professor of Anthropology and Gender and Women’s Studies LeeRay Costa talks about leading the “Girls Rock Roanoke” program as part of the”Women Influencing the Arts” speakers series at Virginia Tech.

WSLS-TV Names Hollins Professor Ed Lynch Political Analyst

WSLS-TV Names Hollins Professor Ed Lynch Political Analyst

Professor of Political Science Ed Lynch is often tasked with explaining what the politicians are up to in an election year more confusing than most. Now, WSLS-TV 10, the NBC affiliate for Roanoke and southwestern Virginia, has assigned Lynch the job of official political analyst for its news broadcasts.

Professor to Join Panel Discussion with Feminist Scholar, Cultural Critic bell hooks

Professor to Join Panel Discussion with Feminist Scholar, Cultural Critic bell hooks

LeeRay Costa, John P. Wheeler Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Anthropology at Hollins University, is among the scholars and practitioners who will be in dialogue with noted author and social activist bell hooks this week at Wisconsin’s St. Norbert College.

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