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Hollins Announces September 6 as New Date for Commencement

Hollins Announces September 6 as New Date for Commencement

“We are eager for our graduates to still have the special celebration they deserve,”Interim President Nancy Oliver Gray said.

“A Heartbreaking Decision”: Hollins Postpones 178th Commencement Exercises

“A Heartbreaking Decision”: Hollins Postpones 178th Commencement Exercises

The announcement was made as a result of the stay-at-home order issued this week by Va, Governor Ralph Northam, which prohibits public gatherings of more than 10 people. The order is in effect until June 10.

Alumna and Civil Justice Advocate to Speak at 178th Commencement Exercises

Alumna and Civil Justice Advocate to Speak at 178th Commencement Exercises

Tiffany Marshall Graves ’97, who has been at the forefront of improving and expanding access to civil legal services for the citizens of Mississippi, will address the graduating class of 2020 on Sunday, May 24.

“Keep On Defeating Those Mountains”: Class of 2019 Is Celebrated At 177th Commencement

“Keep On Defeating Those Mountains”: Class of 2019 Is Celebrated At 177th Commencement

The university conferred 224 undergraduate and graduate degrees at this year’s ceremony, which featured Shireen K. Lewis, executive director of EduSeed and founder of the organization’s SisterMentors program, as guest speaker.

177th Commencement Honors the Class of 2019, May 26

177th Commencement Honors the Class of 2019, May 26

Shireen K. Lewis, executive director of EduSeed, which promotes education in historically disadvantaged and underserved communities, and founder of EduSeed’s SisterMentors program, which supports learning among women and girls of color, will be the guest speaker.

SisterMentors Founder to Speak at 177th Commencement

SisterMentors Founder to Speak at 177th Commencement

Shireen K. Lewis, who has devoted more than 20 years to mentoring and coaching women and girls, will be the guest speaker at this year’s ceremony, which takes place on Sunday, May 26, at 10 a.m. on Hollins’ historic Front Quadrangle.

“Stand Tall, Forge Ahead”: Hollins Celebrates Its 176th Commencement

“Stand Tall, Forge Ahead”: Hollins Celebrates Its 176th Commencement

Alumna and Virginia House of Delegates member Jennifer Barton Boysko ’89 welcomed Hollins University’s class of 2018 to “the ranks of the strong, barrier-breaking women who have come before you” during the school’s 176th Commencement Exercises on May 20.

Hollins Celebrates the Class of 2018 on May 20

Hollins Celebrates the Class of 2018 on May 20

Hollins will conduct its 176th Commencement Exercises beginning at 10 a.m. on the historic Front Quadrangle. The ceremony will also be live-streamed.

Alumna and State Legislator Named Guest Speaker for 176th Commencement

Alumna and State Legislator Named Guest Speaker for 176th Commencement

Jennifer Barton Boysko ’89, who represents the 86th District in the Virginia House of Delegates, will be the guest speaker for Hollins University’s 176th Commencement Exercises on May 20.

175th Grads: “Take What You Have Experienced, Enrich Our Society”

Hollins’ 175th Commencement Exercises conferred 211 undergraduate and graduate degrees and also paid tribute to President Nancy Gray as she led her final graduation before her retirement next month.

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