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Nationally Ranked Hollins Theatre Institute Announces Online Events for 2020-21 Season

Nationally Ranked Hollins Theatre Institute Announces Online Events for 2020-21 Season

The Hollins Theatre Institute (HTI) will be offering fans of the stage the opportunity to attend a number of special virtual productions during the 2020-21 season. This season’s schedule comes as HTI celebrates its recent ranking by The Princeton Review as the eighth-best college theatre program in the country.

Gerber-Stroh’s Latest Film Probes Connectedness and Isolation, Detachment and Engagement, in the Modern World

Gerber-Stroh’s Latest Film Probes Connectedness and Isolation, Detachment and Engagement, in the Modern World

The associate professor of film explores the ways in which cell technology has impacted society, and imagines the possibilities if cell towers actually developed consciousness, in “Do Cell Towers Dream of Morse Code?”

Hollins Announces New Partnerships with Graduate Programs in Health Sciences, Engineering

Hollins Announces New Partnerships with Graduate Programs in Health Sciences, Engineering

To further help qualified students pursue advanced degrees and meaningful careers in high-demand fields, Hollins has finalized admission agreements with Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences at Mary Baldwin University and Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering.

Hollins Track and Field Team Earns Academic Honor

Hollins Track and Field Team Earns Academic Honor

In just their first season of competition, Hollins’ indoor track and field team has been named a 2020 Division III All-Academic Team by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

Moving “Carefully Onward,” Hollins Reopens for Fall Term

Moving “Carefully Onward,” Hollins Reopens for Fall Term

Continuing through August 29, Hollins is welcoming new and returning students back to campus under the theme “Carefully Onward” as part of the school’s comprehensive plan to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Accessing Our Network: One of Hollins’ Greatest Strengths

Accessing Our Network: One of Hollins’ Greatest Strengths

Alex Lesniak ’20 shares how the experience she acquired and connections she made as a Hollins undergraduate led shortly after graduation to a rewarding opportunity with the American Institutes for Research.

Hollins Playwright’s Work Makes the Leap from Stage to Screen

Hollins Playwright’s Work Makes the Leap from Stage to Screen

“To the New Girl,” written by Samantha Macher M.F.A.’12, is available now though Amazon Prime Video Direct and Vimeo on Demand. Featuring an all-female creative team and cast, the feature-length independent film was created by a group of emerging filmmakers at a time when audiences are demanding films made both by and for women.

Hollins, NACAC Affirm “Test-Optional Means Test-Optional”

Hollins, NACAC Affirm “Test-Optional Means Test-Optional”

Hollins is among the more than 400 college and university members of the National Association for College Admission Counseling that have signed on to the association’s letter confirming that students will not be penalized for the absence of a standardized test score for admission in Fall 2021.

New Memoir by Natasha Trethewey M.A. ’91 Earns Praise and Inspires Dialogue

New Memoir by Natasha Trethewey M.A. ’91 Earns Praise and Inspires Dialogue

The Pulitzer Prize winner and two-term U.S. Poet Laureate has written a powerful and unforgettable book about the murder of her mother and its impact on her distinguished writing career.

President Hinton Updates the Campus Community on Fall Reopening Plans

President Hinton Updates the Campus Community on Fall Reopening Plans

“While we continue to move toward a more flexible reopening, the reopening plan continues to be dynamic and ever evolving in response to the pandemic. We fully believe in this community and what it can be if we unite in committing to a Culture of Care to look out for and protect one another.”

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