Articles By: Jeff Hodges

Hollins Receives Grant from the NADA Foundation

Hollins Receives Grant from the NADA Foundation

0 November 5, 2014 5:10 pm

(Left to right): Colin Royster from the Virginia Auto Dealers Association; Bob Mallon, NADA Foundation chairman; Nancy Oliver Gray, president of Hollins University; Bruce Farrell, president of Berglund Chevrolet; and Naxhieli Acosta, NADA Foundation director.

Hollins Competes in Second Annual Canstruction Southwest Virginia

Hollins Competes in Second Annual Canstruction Southwest Virginia

0 November 4, 2014 9:20 am

Just in time for the Thanksgiving season, this initiative supports the Feeding America Southwest Virginia food bank, which helps people throughout our region confronting hunger.

Whitewater Racers Capture Second at Collegiate Race Series National Championships

Whitewater Racers Capture Second at Collegiate Race Series National Championships

0 November 3, 2014 9:05 am

(From L. to R.): Hollins canoers and kayakers Devon Dovgan ’16, Kayla Deur ’16, Olivia Foskey ’17, Emily Blankenship ’18, Mae Collins ’17, Jessica Michael ’17, and Carmella Glazier ’15 proudly pose with their medals and second-place trophy. (Photo: David Reep)

C3 Gives Students Tools to Achieve Their Professional Goals

C3 Gives Students Tools to Achieve Their Professional Goals

0 October 22, 2014 10:05 am

The third annual Career Connection Conference brought students and alumnae together for an array of panels, workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities.

Students Take Part in Quest to Build the Largest Fractal Ever

Students Take Part in Quest to Build the Largest Fractal Ever

0 October 21, 2014 4:20 pm

The university is one of 27 locations around the world working this month to complete the MegaMenger project. (Photo: Abrian Wilson ’18)

Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

0 October 7, 2014 4:00 pm

Professor of English Marilyn Moriarty was honored for her work, “Swerves,” which was praised as an “eloquent and skillful essay [that] brings to readers a clear-sighted vision and the confident measures of a riveting, necessary voice.”

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

0 October 6, 2014 4:05 pm

The grants are presented annually by the American Association of University Women to help empower women in furthering their careers.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2014

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2014

1 October 2, 2014 10:00 am

The awards program strives to showcase the quality and diversity of artistic excellence throughout the Roanoke Valley, recognize outstanding support of arts and culture, and celebrate exemplary arts and cultural organizations.

“Orange Is the New Black” Star Laverne Cox Comes to Hollins for Sold-Out Appearance

0 September 24, 2014 3:36 pm

The Emmy-nominated actress and transgender advocate spoke at Hollins on September 28 about the importance of moving beyond gender expectations to live more authentically.

Hollins Theatre Honored for Producing Women Playwrights

Hollins Theatre Honored for Producing Women Playwrights

0 September 18, 2014 10:30 am

Hollins is among the more than 60 theatres from around the world receiving this year’s 50/50 Applause Award from the International Centre for Women Playwrights.