Accolades

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.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Nominees

0 / September 11, 2014 3:20 pm

The Kendig Awards annually recognize exemplary individuals, businesses, and organizations in the Roanoke Valley that support excellence in the arts.This year’s winners will be announced at Hollins on September 30.

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 379 Colleges”

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 379 Colleges”

0 / August 12, 2014 10:00 am

Only about 15% of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges are profiled in the book, which is The Princeton Review’s flagship college guide.

Swimmers Achieve Scholar All American Status

Swimmers Achieve Scholar All American Status

0 / August 12, 2014 9:45 am

The team was recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for its cumulative grade point average.

Two Hollins Authors Are Among This Year’s “Best New Poets”

Two Hollins Authors Are Among This Year’s “Best New Poets”

0 / July 29, 2014 11:55 am

Works by S.H. Lohmann ’08, M.F.A. ’12 and Brittney Scott M.F.A. ’10 will be featured in the annual anthology, which showcases 50 poems from emerging writers.

Film Written by MFA Grad to be Broadcast Nationally

Film Written by MFA Grad to be Broadcast Nationally

0 / July 21, 2014 4:10 pm

“Susie’s Hope” was written and produced by Dan A.R. Kelly, who received his MFA in screenwriting and film studies from Hollins this spring. The film will be shown on the cable and satellite television network UP on August 3 and made available nationwide on DVD August 12.

Children’s Literature Graduate Student Shares Inaugural Manchester Writing for Children Prize

Children’s Literature Graduate Student Shares Inaugural Manchester Writing for Children Prize

1 / July 8, 2014 11:20 am

Ashleigh Gill was honored at the recent Manchester Children’s Book Festival in northwest England and received half of the £2,000 first prize award.

Golfers Named All-American Scholars

Golfers Named All-American Scholars

0 / July 2, 2014 10:20 am

Elizabeth Cheng ’14 (left) and Shannon Ciccarello ’17 were honored by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.

Hollins, Roanoke College Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Perry F. Kendig Awards

Hollins, Roanoke College Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Perry F. Kendig Awards

0 / June 30, 2014 1:30 pm

The honors, which each year showcase the quality and diversity of arts and culture in the Roanoke Valley, will be presented at Hollins on September 30.

Carrie Brown Named Finalist for the Library of Virginia’s 2014 Fiction Award

Carrie Brown Named Finalist for the Library of Virginia’s 2014 Fiction Award

0 / June 30, 2014 1:00 pm

Hollins’ Distinguished Visiting Professor of Creative Writing has won the Emyl Jenkins Sexton Literary Award for Fiction twice previously, in 2001 and 2005.