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.
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.
Pultizer Prize-winner Kantor Discusses Using Journalism’s Power for the ‘Public Good’
Investigative reporter and bestselling author Jodi Kantor, who has played an essential role in revealing hidden truths about power, gender, technology, politics, and culture, spoke at Hollins on November 14.
Hollins Welcomes Prize-Winning Investigative Reporter, Best-Selling Author Jodi Kantor
Kantor, who helped expose Harvey Weinstein’s decades of sexual abuse allegations and ignite the #metoo movement, will speak at the Hollins Theatre on Wednesday, November 14, at 7:30 p.m.
Entrepreneur Tina Wells to Keynote Career Connection Conference
Buzz Marketing Group founder and CEO Tina Wells will deliver the keynote address at Hollins University’s 2017 Career Connection Conference (C3) on October 23.
Tippett Encourages Hollins Audience to Pursue “The Adventure of Civility”
Krista Tippett, winner of the National Humanities Medal and the creator and host of public radio’s “On Being,” spoke at Hollins on March 5 as part of the university’s Distinguished Speakers Series.
Expert Panel to Discuss America’s Political Party System
Political scientists from Hollins University, Roanoke College, and Virginia Tech will take part in the panel presentation “After 2016: The State of the American Political Party System” on Thursday, February 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Niederer Auditorium.
At Commencement, Ann Compton ’69 Urges the Class of 2016 to “Stay Engaged”
Asking graduates to “make a difference as you move forward,” Ann Compton ’69, a trailblazer for women in broadcast journalism, addressed Hollins University’s 174th Commencement Exercises.
Veteran Political Strategist Donna Brazile to Speak this Fall
CNN commentator and ABC News consultant Donna Brazile will share her perspective on the nation’s political climate within the framework of social justice on Monday, November 14, at 7 p.m. in the Hollins Theatre.
Hollins Alumna and Renowned Neuroscientist to Speak on Campus and at VTCRI
Mary Beth Hatten ’71 is returning to Hollins and the Roanoke area to share her expertise in neuroscience at a series of special events.
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