Academics

“9 to 5: The Musical” Comes to Hollins

“9 to 5: The Musical” Comes to Hollins

0 / April 5, 2013 10:00 am

The show, which enjoyed a run on Broadway, is based on the hit movie and features music and lyrics by Dolly Parton.

Karen McElmurray Selected as Hollins’ Writer-in-Residence for 2014

Karen McElmurray Selected as Hollins’ Writer-in-Residence for 2014

0 / March 13, 2013 11:30 am

An alumna of Hollins’ graduate program in creative writing, McElmurray is the author of “Surrendered Child: A Birth Mother’s Journey,” winner of the Associated Writers and Writing Programs Award in Creative Nonfiction.

Hollins Students to Debate “Ethics and Social Media”

Hollins Students to Debate “Ethics and Social Media”

0 / February 5, 2013 9:15 am

The Wells Fargo Ethics Bowl, presented by the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges, features head-to-head competition between teams from the Commonwealth’s leading independent colleges and universities.

Playwright’s Lab’s New Works Initiative Builds Artistic, Economic Partnerships Locally and Nationwide

Playwright’s Lab’s New Works Initiative Builds Artistic, Economic Partnerships Locally and Nationwide

0 / December 17, 2012 2:00 pm

The initiative provides production assistance and travel costs for dozens of student readings and productions in legitimate theatres.

Hollins Research Featured in New Book by Leading Authority on Treating Mood, Sleep Problems

Hollins Research Featured in New Book by Leading Authority on Treating Mood, Sleep Problems

0 / December 7, 2012 10:15 am

“Chronotherapy: Resetting Your Inner Clock to Boost Mood, Alertness, and Quality Sleep” cites a two-year investigation by Hollins professors and students focusing on the treatment of seasonal affective disorder.

Jackson Center for Creative Writing to Co-Sponsor Largest Literary Conference in North America

Jackson Center for Creative Writing to Co-Sponsor Largest Literary Conference in North America

0 / November 15, 2012 11:30 am

The Association of Writers & Writing Programs’ 2013 Annual Conference & Bookfair, which will be held March 6-9 in Boston, will feature 1,900 writers and 520 literary events.

Hollins Student Hopes to Blend Dance and Physical Therapy to Help Others

Hollins Student Hopes to Blend Dance and Physical Therapy to Help Others

0 / October 15, 2012 10:45 am

Chanice Holmes ’15, the reigning Miss Teenage Daughters of Promise International, is particularly interested in growing children’s interest in science.

Hollins Education Program Helps Future Teachers Earn Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees in Only Five Years

Hollins Education Program Helps Future Teachers Earn Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees in Only Five Years

0 / September 10, 2012 1:30 pm

Senior Melissa Hubbard of Chantilly, Virginia, is realizing her dream of becoming an educator, thanks to the combined undergraduate and master of arts in teaching program at Hollins.

Hollins Welcomes the Class of 2016 on August 30

Hollins Welcomes the Class of 2016 on August 30

0 / August 27, 2012 1:00 pm

Throughout the day, “Movers and Shakers” from the Hollins community will be ready to help students and their families unpack.

Hollins Science Institute Helps Local Teachers Become More Effective Educators

Hollins Science Institute Helps Local Teachers Become More Effective Educators

0 / June 14, 2012 9:30 am

Co-sponsored by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, the Hollins Elementary Science Institute is in its fifth year.