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Hollins Announces Eleanor Ray as 2021 Niederer Artist-In-Residence

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.

Penguin Random House to Publish Hollins Author’s Debut Novel

Penguin Random House to Publish Hollins Author’s Debut Novel

“The Road to After,” an illustrated middle grade novel in verse by Rebekah Lowell M.F.A. ’19, will be released in the spring of 2022.

Wilson Museum Exhibition Inspired by the Ideas of Immigrants and “Otherness”

Wilson Museum Exhibition Inspired by the Ideas of Immigrants and “Otherness”

Award-winning author and illustrator Mary Jane Begin deconstructs the creative process and shares the development of two book projects in the exhibition “Mapping the Imagination,” which will be on display June 28 – September 9. Begin will become chair of Hollins’ M.F.A. summer program in children’s book writing and illustrating on July 1.

With Gratitude To Her Parents and Professors, Yitazba Largo-Anderson ’19 Finds “The Power Of My Voice”

With Gratitude To Her Parents and Professors, Yitazba Largo-Anderson ’19 Finds “The Power Of My Voice”

Majoring in English with a concentration in multicultural literature and a minor in social justice at Hollins, she will be completing a fellowship next year at the College of William and Mary that focuses on making inclusivity and diversity more prevalent in academic research.

Hollins Honored For Best Undergraduate Theatre Program in Virginia

Hollins Honored For Best Undergraduate Theatre Program in Virginia

OnStage Blog, one of the most-read theatre websites in the world, recognizes Hollins Theatre as being among some of the best in the nation.

Hollins Partners With City of Roanoke For Art By Bus, Writer By Bus Programs

Hollins Partners With City of Roanoke For Art By Bus, Writer By Bus Programs

The university is helping promote the value of public transportation to the Roanoke Valley by bringing visual arts and inspired writing onto the area’s bus network

Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

A 60-minute express version of the play that has been charming audiences for more than 420 years will be staged in multiple locations throughout the Hollins campus, November 28 – December 1.

VTCSOM’s “The Influence of Women” Exhibition Showcases Hollins Artists

VTCSOM’s “The Influence of Women” Exhibition Showcases Hollins Artists

Students in Associate Professor of Art Jennifer Printz’s Intaglio Printmaking class have contributed their creativity to the show, which is on display at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine through March 1, 2019.

Film Major’s LGBT Short Is a YouTube Sensation

Film Major’s LGBT Short Is a YouTube Sensation

A student filmmaker is generating impressive online buzz with her unconventional approach to the LGBT movie genre. “Collide” by Hannah Thompson ’20 has been viewed on YouTube more than 510,000 times.

Student Artists Showcased in New Voice Exhibit

Student Artists Showcased in New Voice Exhibit

Studio art majors Meera Chauhan ’19 and Ashley-Kate Meador ’18 are among ten emerging regional artists featured in the Sixth Annual New Voice Exhibit at the Floyd Center for the Arts.

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