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“Everyone Has the Right to be Heard”: Political Science Major Prepares for Law Career

“Everyone Has the Right to be Heard”: Political Science Major Prepares for Law Career

This fall, Mary Offutt ’20 will begin pursuing her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree at the Charleston School of Law in South Carolina. After law school, she intends to take the Virginia state bar examination and join a family law firm as an associate.

Eager to Perform “Meaningful Work with Impact at the State Level,” Political Science Major Pursues Master of Public Policy at UVa

Eager to Perform “Meaningful Work with Impact at the State Level,” Political Science Major Pursues Master of Public Policy at UVa

As a Hollins undergraduate, Hannah Byrum ’20 interned with two government relations firms, a U.S. Senator, and a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. At the University of Virginia’s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, she will “get to tackle the most pressing issues of the world in a variety of ways.”

Johns Hopkins Internship Propels Senior Gates Millennium Scholar to MPH Program at Brown

Johns Hopkins Internship Propels Senior Gates Millennium Scholar to MPH Program at Brown

Epa Cabrera ’20 wants to engage in public health projects on a global scale after she completes the Master of Public Health program at the Ivy League research university.

Rosie Wong ’22 Embraces Grass-Roots Activism During Peace Boat US Internship

Rosie Wong ’22 Embraces Grass-Roots Activism During Peace Boat US Internship

“I wasn’t just an individual working for Peace Boat US,” Wong explained. “I was actually a representative of the organization, which cultivated a greater sense of responsibility in me. I felt this honor whenever I wrote, talked, or even walked on the street.”

Rutherfoord Center for Experiential Learning Guarantees Access to a World of Possibilities

Rutherfoord Center for Experiential Learning Guarantees Access to a World of Possibilities

“The establishment of the Rutherfoord Center enables Hollins to build upon its strong foundation of experiential learning programs,” said Interim President Nancy Gray. “Bringing these programs together in a new way allows for more collaboration and interaction while at the same time expanding opportunities for students.”

Signature Internships, Leadership Development Prep Sami Makseyn ’19 for Law School

Signature Internships, Leadership Development Prep Sami Makseyn ’19 for Law School

The political science major completed three internships in Washington, D.C., another with a member of Parliament in London, and was active in Model UN and Model Arab League. She will be attending The George Washington University Law School this fall.

“A Woman Of Action,” Lilly Potter ’19 Plans To “Do Something Positive In The World”

“A Woman Of Action,” Lilly Potter ’19 Plans To “Do Something Positive In The World”

I’m very grateful for the incredible, ferocious, and intelligent women and other people that I’ve met at Hollins,” the double-major in English and international studies says. “They really inspire me.”

Discovering Her Passion at Hollins, Mary Daley ’19 Heads To Grad School At Vanderbilt

Discovering Her Passion at Hollins, Mary Daley ’19 Heads To Grad School At Vanderbilt

The business major fell in love with business-to-consumer marketing as an undergrad and is on her way this fall to Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management.

Senior Gains Crucial International Experience Close to Home

Senior Gains Crucial International Experience Close to Home

This summer, Hanna Strauss ’19 worked with the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), a U.S. State Department program that promotes economic growth and prosperity and bolsters democracy in Africa. Each year, YALI brings 700 young African leaders to the United States to network with one another and with the American people.

Summer Internships Prep STEM Students for Postgraduate Success

Summer Internships Prep STEM Students for Postgraduate Success

Four rising seniors who plan to pursue careers in STEM fields got the chance this summer to intern at one of the nation’s foremost academic medical centers.

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