Hollinsummer

Hollinsummer 2021: July 18 – 24

pre-college program for rising 9th – 12th grade girls

 

Looking for an adventure this summer? Join us for Hollinsummer, a pre-college experience at one of Virginia’s most beautiful campuses.

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Group photo Hollinsummer 2019

 

Choose from four enriching academic experiences, or our equestrian camp for advanced riders.

Reserve your space in Hollinsummer by March 1 and receive a 10% discount.

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Creative Writing Intensive

REFLECT AND CREATE: creative writing INTENSIVE

July 18-24, 2021

Looking for a creative and supportive writing community? Interested in a sneak peek into one of the nations’ top creative writing programs? Our Creative Writing Intensive will help you develop a stronger writing voice in fiction, poetry, and personal narratives. This weeklong skill development program includes writers’ workshops and special events with visiting authors to help you hone your skills.

Reflect and Create

Classroom with students

ADVOCATE AND INSPIRE: SOCIAL JUSTICE SEMINAR

Are you a passionate champion for social justice? Want to change the world but don’t know how? Our Hollinsummer Social Justice Seminar allows you to earn college credit while deepening your knowledge of community issues and encouraging you in ways to bring about change within your community. You will walk away from this experience more confident in your abilities as a community leader and advocate.

Advocate and Inspire

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Experiment and Explore: Biology and Environmental Research Symposium

July 18-24, 2021

Do you have a passion for the sciences? This weeklong research symposium challenges participants to experiment and explore high interest topics in chemistry, biology, and environmental studies. So whether your future interests lie in ecology, medicine, or engineering, you will gain invaluable experience in a college-level research environment both in the lab and in the field.

Experiment and Explore

Hollinsummer theatre

Hollins Theatre: caught in the act

July 18-24, 2021

At the home of the Hollins Theatre Institute, you can channel your passion for theatre by exploring acting, musical theatre, and improv—and even touch on the wizardry of theatre technology. You’ll expand your theatre and vocal performance skills as you work with Hollins faculty in a unique and creative atmosphere.

Hollins Theatre: Caught in the Act

Riding students

Riders Who Are Going Places

July 18-24, 2021

Are you an advanced rider interested in learning from college instructors about hunter/jumper riding, barn management, and the care of horses?  In this weeklong riding intensive, you will receive college level coaching, top notch amenities, and the pleasure of our esteemed Hollins horses used by our nationally recognized riding team. As the week concludes, you’ll show off your skills with a Saturday morning showcase and picnic farewell for parents and family members.

Ride On