Post Tagged with: "Accolades"

Two Hollins Alumni Among Best New Poets for 2013

Two Hollins Alumni Among Best New Poets for 2013

1 / September 18, 2013 11:30 am

“Beyond Measure” by Meighan L. Sharp M.F.A. ’11 and “Walking, Talking, Singing” by Chad Temples M.F.A. ’08 will be featured in the Best New Poets annual anthology.

Hollins, Roanoke College Team Up to Present Perry F. Kendig Awards

Hollins, Roanoke College Team Up to Present Perry F. Kendig Awards

0 / August 14, 2013 9:30 am

The honors, which annually celebrate the quality and diversity of arts and culture in the Roanoke Valley, will be presented this year on November 3.

Swimmers Earn Scholar All American Status

Swimmers Earn Scholar All American Status

0 / August 8, 2013 2:30 pm

The College Swimming Coaches Association of America recognized the Hollins swim team for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 378 Colleges”

The Princeton Review Features Hollins in “The Best 378 Colleges”

0 / August 6, 2013 3:45 pm

The education services company places Hollins among the top 15% of America’s four-year colleges and ranks the university’s theatre department as one of the nation’s 20 best.

Forbes Ranks Hollins Among America’s 100 Most Financially Fit Colleges

Forbes Ranks Hollins Among America’s 100 Most Financially Fit Colleges

0 / August 6, 2013 12:15 pm

Hollins’ “financial GPA,” based on balance sheet and operational strength, is ranked 76th in the nation and third in Virginia.

Hollins University Is Going All Steinway

0 / July 3, 2013 5:36 pm

This summer, Hollins officially joined George Mason University, James Madison University, Radford University, and Episcopal High School in Alexandria as Virginia’s only “All-Steinway Schools.” Worldwide, just over 150 conservatories, colleges and universities, and other schools of distinction have earned this designation.

Hollins Earns Prestigious Designation with Steinway Piano Delivery

Hollins Earns Prestigious Designation with Steinway Piano Delivery

0 / July 3, 2013 2:45 pm

The arrival of seven new instruments built by the world’s pre-eminent piano maker qualifies the university as one of roughly 150 “All-Steinway Schools” internationally.

Library of Congress Appoints Natasha Trethewey to Second Term as U.S. Poet Laureate

0 / June 10, 2013 2:05 pm

The Hollins alumna and Pulitzer Prize winner’s second term starts in September and will be highlighted by a regular feature on the PBS NewsHour Poetry Series.

An Unusual Degree of Persistence

0 / May 18, 2013 11:15 am

The Roanoke Times features the inspirational story of Isabel Booth, a Hollins employee who earned her diploma this spring. The article was subsequently published in The Washington Post.

Hollins Writers Karen Osborn and Shelby Smoak Win Gold IPPY Awards

Hollins Writers Karen Osborn and Shelby Smoak Win Gold IPPY Awards

0 / May 7, 2013 2:15 pm

Karen Osborn ’79 shared the gold medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards’ Popular Fiction category for her novel, “Centerville,” while Shelby Smoak M.A. ’99 received the gold in the Autobiography/Memoir III (Personal Struggle/Health Issues) category for “Bleeder: A Memoir.”