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Classical Association of Virginia Honors Hollins Professor as Teacher of the Year

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.

Searching for Waymarkers

Searching for Waymarkers

Professor and Director of Gender and Women’s Studies and Director of Faculty Development LeeRay Costa shares how lessons learned during a pilgrimage through Portugal and Spain five years ago are offering direction and reassurance today during the pandemic crisis.

Hollins Researchers Partner With Other Universities To Study Impact Of COVID-19 On Tick-Borne Illnesses

Hollins Researchers Partner With Other Universities To Study Impact Of COVID-19 On Tick-Borne Illnesses

Environmental studies professors Elizabeth Gleim and Meg du Bray are working with researchers from the University of Georgia, Duke University, Clemson University, and the University of Rhode Island on a new study entitled, “Investigating COVID-19 Impacts on the Epidemiology of Tick-Borne Diseases in People and Pets.”

“A Blessed Time”: Professor Becomes His Parents’ Caregiver During the Pandemic

“A Blessed Time”: Professor Becomes His Parents’ Caregiver During the Pandemic

Ernie Zulia, who serves as artistic director and chair of the Hollins University Theatre Department, shares how caring for his mom and dad full-time has been “a real gift.”

Coronavirus: Sharing Their Expertise

Coronavirus: Sharing Their Expertise

Two Hollins professors have been interviewed recently for their expertise in areas related to the COVID-19 “coronavirus” concerns impacting the country and the regional community around Roanoke…

Wilson Museum Showcases Photography of Professor Emeritus Robert Sulkin

Wilson Museum Showcases Photography of Professor Emeritus Robert Sulkin

Robert Sulkin: Photographs 1973-2019, which is on display January 16 – March 29, is a retrospective exhibition highlighting the work of the award-winning photographer who joined the Hollins faculty in 1980 and retired at the end of the 2018-19 academic year.

Hollins Professor Completes Leadership Program at 2019 HERS Institute

Hollins Professor Completes Leadership Program at 2019 HERS Institute

LeeRay Costa, professor of anthropology and gender and women’s studies and director of faculty development, joined women leaders from across the U.S. and Canada to take part in the intensive, residential leadership development program. The HERS Institute was created to proactively fill the higher education pipelines across the U.S. with dynamic women and combat an undeniable gender gap.

Major Scientific Journal Publishes Hollins Professor’s Study of Reducing Tick-Borne Diseases

Major Scientific Journal Publishes Hollins Professor’s Study of Reducing Tick-Borne Diseases

Scientific Reports, the world’s 11th-most cited scientific journal, is highlighting findings by Assistant Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies Elizabeth Gleim that controlled burning could be an effective tool in battling tick-borne pathogens.

Poliner Selected as Finalist for the 2019 Algren Award

Poliner Selected as Finalist for the 2019 Algren Award

The director of Hollins’ Jackson Center for Creative Writing and author of the award-winning novel “As Close to Us as Breathing” was honored for her short story, “Sabelle.”

Hollins Professor to Keynote POW/MIA Awareness Day Ceremony

Hollins Professor to Keynote POW/MIA Awareness Day Ceremony

Professor of English Marilyn Moriarty will deliver the keynote address at the POW/MIA Awareness Day ceremony on Saturday, September 22, at 11 a.m. at the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia.

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