Accolades

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.

Art Professor Jennifer Anderson Is Among the “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire”

Art Professor Jennifer Anderson Is Among the “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire”

2 / May 19, 2014 3:45 pm

The list, produced by the website NerdScholar, celebrates faculty members from across the country for their impact on students and the contributions they have made to their schools.

Alexandra Trower ’86 Honored by International Women’s Media Foundation

Alexandra Trower ’86 Honored by International Women’s Media Foundation

0 / May 19, 2014 12:00 pm

For the past 15 years, the Hollins alumna and current executive vice president of global communications at Estee Lauder has devoted herself to protecting the lives of female journalists in an increasingly complex and dangerous world.

With Family as Inspiration, Maria Roncal ‘15 Uses Hollins Education to Empower Herself, Others

With Family as Inspiration, Maria Roncal ‘15 Uses Hollins Education to Empower Herself, Others

4 / May 15, 2014 10:00 am

The native of Peru was recently honored with a $1,500 scholarship from the American Association of University Women and aspires to become a role model for minorities and women.

Golfers Win Major ODAC Honors

Golfers Win Major ODAC Honors

0 / May 1, 2014 1:45 pm

Among the league’s annual all-conference awards for women’s golf, Elizabeth Cheng ’14 (left) earned the ODAC/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award for the second consecutive year while Shannon Ciccarello ’17 captured the ODAC Rookie of the Year Award.

Mary-Carmen Webb ’15 Experiences “the Most Freeing Feeling I’ve Ever Had” through Hollins Dance

Mary-Carmen Webb ’15 Experiences “the Most Freeing Feeling I’ve Ever Had” through Hollins Dance

0 / April 29, 2014 4:40 pm

Webb’s original work, “I met you in a kitchen,” was selected for the Gala Performance at the American College Dance Festival’s Mid-Atlantic Conference.

Virginia Social Science Association Honors Catherine Hensly ’14 with Best Undergraduate Paper Award

Virginia Social Science Association Honors Catherine Hensly ’14 with Best Undergraduate Paper Award

0 / April 24, 2014 11:30 am

Beverly Colwell Adams (left), assistant dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and associate professor of psychology at the University of Virginia, presents the award to Hensly at the VSSA’s 87th Annual Meeting.

Hollins Featured in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition”

Hollins Featured in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges: 2014 Edition”

0 / April 17, 2014 11:00 am

The guide praises Hollins for “leading the sustainability charge for quite some time.”

Hollins University Freshman to Sing National Anthem at NBA Game

0 / April 9, 2014 10:47 am

As Andolyn Medina ’16 prepared to perform the National Anthem before a Washington Wizards game in Washington, D.C., she spoke with Roanoke’s News 7 (WDBJ-TV).