Academics

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)

Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop/Online Introduces New Eight-Week Session

Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop/Online Introduces New Eight-Week Session

0 / September 5, 2014 9:15 am

The program continues its focus on helping writers generate new work and its non-credit workshops are now offered at a lower cost.

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.

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.

Sights and Sounds: Hollins University’s 172nd Commencement Exercises

0 / May 29, 2014 2:55 pm

Hollins University celebrated the class of 2014 during its 172nd Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 25. Ellen Goldsmith-Vein ’84, owner and CEO of the talent management agency The Gotham Group and widely considered to be one of the most powerful women in Hollywood, was this year’s guest speaker.

Class of 2014 Told “Kindness Transcends All Things” at 172nd Commencement

Class of 2014 Told “Kindness Transcends All Things” at 172nd Commencement

0 / May 25, 2014 1:45 pm

Guest speaker Ellen Goldsmith-Vein ’84, the first woman to head her own entertainment management company and one of the most powerful women in Hollywood, reminded this year’s graduates that “kindness is what keeps you human through the madness, and keeps the monster of greed out of the war of ambition.”

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.

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.

Professor Jeanne Larsen Selected to Participate in Unique Ancient Greece Seminar on the “Odyssey”

Professor Jeanne Larsen Selected to Participate in Unique Ancient Greece Seminar on the “Odyssey”

0 / April 21, 2014 11:40 am

The seminar will address the challenge of keeping alive in undergraduate education classical texts that a generation ago were read and understood by every college graduate.

Hollins Professor Infuses Medicine with Art at Virginia Tech Carilion Mini Medical School

Hollins Professor Infuses Medicine with Art at Virginia Tech Carilion Mini Medical School

0 / March 24, 2014 11:00 am

Assistant Professor of Art Jennifer Anderson is presenting “The Human Form Through the History of Art” at VTC School of Medicine’s first forum for creative learning about medicine, “Anatomy for Artists and Other Curious Sorts.”