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Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

Hollins Professor Wins Faulkner-Wisdom Competition Award

0 / October 7, 2014 4:00 pm

Professor of English Marilyn Moriarty was honored for her work, “Swerves,” which was praised as an “eloquent and skillful essay [that] brings to readers a clear-sighted vision and the confident measures of a riveting, necessary voice.”

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

M.F.A. in Dance Student Wins AAUW Career Development Grant

0 / October 6, 2014 4:05 pm

The grants are presented annually by the American Association of University Women to help empower women in furthering their careers.

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2014

Hollins, Roanoke College Announce Perry F. Kendig Award Winners for 2014

0 / October 2, 2014 10:00 am

The awards program strives to showcase the quality and diversity of artistic excellence throughout the Roanoke Valley, recognize outstanding support of arts and culture, and celebrate exemplary arts and cultural organizations.

“Orange Is the New Black” Star Laverne Cox Comes to Hollins for Sold-Out Appearance

0 / September 24, 2014 3:36 pm

The Emmy-nominated actress and transgender advocate spoke at Hollins on September 28 about the importance of moving beyond gender expectations to live more authentically.

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.

Library Hike Seeks to Inspire Creativity

Library Hike Seeks to Inspire Creativity

2 / September 12, 2014 4:20 pm

Sponsored by Wyndham Robertson Library and the Hollins Outdoor Program, this initiative is using the Blue Ridge Mountains and a few good books to help the campus community explore the connections between movement, nature, and literature.

Children’s Literature Program Presents “You, Too, Can Write for Children”

Children’s Literature Program Presents “You, Too, Can Write for Children”

0 / September 12, 2014 4:15 pm

Parents and teachers who aspire to writing for kids and young adults can learn to hone their craft during this one-day workshop on October 4. Candice Ransom (pictured here), who has written more than 120 books for children of all ages, is among the workshop leaders.

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.

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.

Hollins Enhances Campus Safety, Communication with LiveSafe App

Hollins Enhances Campus Safety, Communication with LiveSafe App

0 / August 13, 2014 2:00 pm

LiveSafe enables students, faculty, and staff to directly and seamlessly report a broad range of safety issues. The technology includes an app for smartphone users that is connected to an online dashboard monitored by Hollins security officials.