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“My True Calling Is Helping People”: Hanna DeVarona ’21 Prepares for a Career in Public Health

“My True Calling Is Helping People”: Hanna DeVarona ’21 Prepares for a Career in Public Health

After graduating this spring, DeVarona will begin her Master of Public Health degree with a concentration in communication and marketing at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She plans to become a health communication specialist.

Chi Alpha Sigma Inducts Eight Hollins Student-Athletes

Chi Alpha Sigma Inducts Eight Hollins Student-Athletes

Chi Alpha Sigma honors college student-athletes who participate in a sport at the varsity intercollegiate level, achieve junior academic standing or higher after their fifth full time semester, and earn a 3.4 or higher cumulative grade point average.

Hollins Athletics Welcomes Aaron Green as Head Swim Coach

Hollins Athletics Welcomes Aaron Green as Head Swim Coach

Green comes to Hollins from the University of Lynchburg, where he’s been a graduate assistant swim coach since August 2019. He played an important role on a coaching staff that was named ODAC Coaching Staff of the Year for 2021. Previously, he was a standout swimmer at Widener University.

Support Hollins Athletics By Joining In The Hollins Hustle Virtual 5K

Support Hollins Athletics By Joining In The Hollins Hustle Virtual 5K

Any time between April 5 and 12, in any location around the world, the 5k can be run, jogged, or walked on the road, trail, or treadmill, at the gym or on the track. The cost to participate is $25, and all proceeds benefit the Hollins University Athletic Department.

Hollins Will Not Compete In Intermediate Transmission Risk Sports This Spring

Hollins Will Not Compete In Intermediate Transmission Risk Sports This Spring

Hollins will not participate in women’s volleyball, women’s soccer, women’s indoor track and field, or women’s lacrosse. In December, the university announced it was canceling women’s basketball for the 2021 season.

Sullivan Promoted to Full-Time XC/Track & Field Coach

Sullivan Promoted to Full-Time XC/Track & Field Coach

“Robert Sullivan Jr.’s experience as a high school coach, his strong leadership skills, and his diligent approach make him a great fit for Hollins,” said Director of Athletics Myra Sims. “Our student-athletes will enjoy tremendous benefit from having access to him on a full-time basis.”

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.

Hollins Volleyball Names Interim Head Coach

Hollins Volleyball Names Interim Head Coach

A VHSL Coach of the Year who has captured district, region, and state championships, Dave McGee has earned success coaching at both the high school and club levels.

Casey Mahan ’20 Prepares to Fulfill Her Dream of Becoming an Optometrist

Casey Mahan ’20 Prepares to Fulfill Her Dream of Becoming an Optometrist

The biology major/chemistry minor, who also served as captain of the Hollins volleyball team her senior year, is attending the Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Unprecedented ODAC All-Academic Honors

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.

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