Alumnae

Hollins Theatre Pays Tribute to Veterans with Fall Production

Hollins Theatre Pays Tribute to Veterans with Fall Production

0 / October 11, 2012 3:30 pm

Written by Meredith Levy ’12 and set against the dramatic backdrop of World War II, “Decision Height” follows six women as they train to become members of the only female air academy in American history.

Hollins Alumnae Share Experience, Advice with Hundreds of Students at C3

Hollins Alumnae Share Experience, Advice with Hundreds of Students at C3

0 / October 5, 2012 5:00 pm

“I never felt so energized, happy, hopeful,” said a Hollins sophomore after the university’s first-ever Career Connection Conference on October 4.

C3:Translating a Liberal Arts Education Into a Satisfying Career

C3:Translating a Liberal Arts Education Into a Satisfying Career

0 / September 25, 2012 4:00 pm

At Hollins’ first annual Career Connection Conference on October 4, members of the university’s alumnae network will provide career mentoring to students.

Hollins Honors Riding Program Benefactor Mary K. Shaughnessy ’72

Hollins Honors Riding Program Benefactor Mary K. Shaughnessy ’72

0 / July 10, 2012 11:15 am

In addition to presenting Shaughnessy with its Distinguished Alumnae Award, the university is also paying tribute to one of the world-class horses she has given to the program.

Playwright’s Lab Grad Is Kendeda Award Finalist

Playwright’s Lab Grad Is Kendeda Award Finalist

0 / July 5, 2012 2:00 pm

Neeley Gossett’s play “Roman Candle Summer” will receive readings in New York and Atlanta.

“Goodnight Moon” Among Library of Congress’ “Books that Shaped America”

“Goodnight Moon” Among Library of Congress’ “Books that Shaped America”

0 / July 5, 2012 10:30 am

The timeless bedtime story by Margaret Wise Brown, a member of Hollins’ class of 1932, is featured in an exhibition launching the Library’s “Celebration of the Book.”

Hollins Graduate Natasha Trethewey Named U.S. Poet Laureate

Hollins Graduate Natasha Trethewey Named U.S. Poet Laureate

0 / June 7, 2012 2:35 pm

Hollins University alumna and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey was named Poet Laureate for 2012-13 by the Library of Congress on Thursday. Trethewey, the daughter of Hollins English professor Eric Trethewey, is the Charles Howard Candler Professor of English and [...]

Will Schutt MFA ’09 Wins Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition

Will Schutt MFA ’09 Wins Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition

0 / March 13, 2012 10:00 am

The award celebrates the most prominent new American poets by bringing the work of these artists to the attention of the larger public.

Natasha Trethewey M.A. ’91 Named Mississippi’s Poet Laureate

Natasha Trethewey M.A. ’91 Named Mississippi’s Poet Laureate

0 / January 18, 2012 9:00 am

The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet will also serve as the Louis D. Rubin Writer-in-Residence at Hollins in 2012.

Jane Batten ’58 Selected to Receive Old Dominion’s MLK Award

Jane Batten ’58 Selected to Receive Old Dominion’s MLK Award

0 / January 12, 2012 1:45 pm

The award recognizes the Norfolk philanthropist for her distinguished record of community involvement and service on behalf of the disadvantaged.