President Lawrence in the News

Photo of President Lawrence in front of Cocke Building


Hollins University, Virginia Western Announce Guaranteed Admission Agreements
The Roanoke Times
February 21, 2019

Hollins Launches Entrepreneurial Institute
WFIR Radio
February 11, 2019

Bennett College Continues $5M Fundraising Campaign as Feb. 1 Deadline Approaches
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
January 24, 2019

A Tribute to Pareena Lawrence, Recipient of the John S. Day Distinguished Alumni Academic Service Award
Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management
October 15, 2018

Presidents Reflect on Proudest Moments from 2018 Commencements
Education Dive
June 1, 2018

Hundreds Gather at VT for Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academy National Conference
Virginia Tech Daily
April 11, 2018

Hollins University President Talks About Changes, Future Plans
March 20, 2018

Balancing Free Expression with Unrepresented Students’ Sense of Belonging
Inside Higher Ed
March 19, 2018

New Hollins Leader Champions Women and Diversity
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
March 5, 2018

University of Delhi Grad Becomes Hollins University President
India Abroad
March 3, 2018 

Hollins Celebrates New President in Inauguration Ceremony
The Roanoke Times
February 24, 2018

New Hollins University President on Her First Seven Months in Office
WFIR-AM (News/Talk 960)
February 22, 2018

How Leaders Can Effectively Manage Controversy While Protecting Free Speech
Education Dive
January 29, 2018

106 Experts Share Their Thoughts on the Future of Education
The Edvocate
December 27, 2017

Hollins University’s New President Is Learning, Looking Ahead After Six Months on the Job
WDBJ-TV (News 7)
December 26, 2017

Remember Goodnight Moon? A Newly Republished Work by the Same Author Made Its Debut at Carilion Children’s for Thanksgiving
PR Newswire
November 23, 2017

Office Hours: Hollins University President Pareena Lawrence on Equity
Education Dive
November 16, 2017

Indian American Economist Pareena Lawrence Named President of Hollins University
India West
December 2, 2016

Hollins University Names New President
Richmond Times-Dispatch
November 29, 2016