After Prominent Roles in Hollins’ Model UN/Model Arab League Program, Katie Grandelli ’20 Joins National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
Grandelli is the newest student programs coordinator for NCUSAR, a non-profit, non-governmental, educational organization dedicated to improving American knowledge and understanding of the Arab world.
Hollins Announces Eleanor Ray as 2021 Niederer Artist-In-Residence
Each year, the artist-in-residence program brings to campus a nationally recognized artist who produces work and teaches a special seminar. Ray’s work has been shown in solo exhibitions in New York City and Athens, Georgia, and is in the collection of a prominent art gallery in Sydney, Australia.
Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Unprecedented ODAC All-Academic Honors
Hollins boasts 60 honorees on the Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team. Prospective honorees must achieve at least a 3.25 grade point average for the academic year to be considered.
Marilyn Chin Named Louis D. Rubin Jr. Writer-in-Residence for 2021
The award-winning author’s books have become Asian American classics and are taught in classrooms internationally. She will work with graduate and selected undergraduate students at Hollins next spring.
Interim President Gray Updates Plans For Fall Reopening
Hollins University Interim President Nancy Oliver Gray has shared further details on the school’s progress in preparing to resume in person instruction in late August.
Hollins Welcomes Fulbright Scholar-In-Residence for 2021-22
Isabell Kingori, who teaches in the School of Public Health at Kenyatta University in Nairobi, will further infuse a global perspective into the university’s public health curriculum.
Committed To “A Culture Of Care,” Hollins Announces Plans To Reopen This Fall
The university will start classes on August 31 and end in-person instruction on November 20, the Friday before Thanksgiving. After Thanksgiving, there will be one more week of remote instruction, followed by Reading Day and five days of virtual exams and projects. The last day of fall term will be December 10. The change in the calendar allows students to leave campus before Thanksgiving and not return until the university’s January Short Term begins.
Classical Association of Virginia Honors Hollins Professor as Teacher of the Year
Professor of Classical Studies Christina A. Salowey has been named the Lurlene W. Todd Teacher of the Year for 2019-20.
Model UN/Model Arab League Program Presents Honor Cords to Seven Seniors
Members of the class of 2020 earning recognition this year include Hannah Byrum, Katie Grandelli, Amber Hilbish, Hannah Jensen, Alicia Lumbley, Shenoah Manter, and Reilly Swennes.
“I Craved the Feeling that I Was Making a Difference”: A Senior Shares Her Journey Into the Entrepreneurial Mindset
“It was through the Entrepreneurial Learning Institute that I finally defined social entrepreneurship. It’s the idea that a small startup can create powerful change just by fulfilling a need in the community. I realized that anyone can be an entrepreneur.”
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