Forty-Fifth Honors Convocation Celebrates Student, Faculty, Staff Accomplishments

Forty-Fifth Honors Convocation Celebrates Student, Faculty, Staff Accomplishments

Hollins recognized students for high academic achievement during the university’s 45th Honors Convocation on May 3. Held each spring, the event also highlights those faculty and staff members whose exceptional work and dedication have earned them special academic or service designation.

Hollins Announces Winner of the 2022 Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children’s Literature

Hollins Announces Winner of the 2022 Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children’s Literature

Hollins has honored Vietnamese author Muon Thi Van as the winner of the seventh annual Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children’s Literature. Muon will receive an engraved medal and a $1,000 cash prize for her book “Wishes,” illustrated by Victo Ngai and published by Orchard Books.

Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest Recognizes Six Young Writers

Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest Recognizes Six Young Writers

A Florida high school student has captured the top honor in Hollins University’s 58th Annual Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest, which encourages and recognizes young poets.

Nine Hollins Student-Athletes Named NSCA All-Americans

Nine Hollins Student-Athletes Named NSCA All-Americans

The National Strength and Conditioning Association has presented nine Hollins student-athletes with its 2022 All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year Award.

Meet Be Lalanne, A HOPE Scholarship Recipient

Meet Be Lalanne, A HOPE Scholarship Recipient

Introducing one of the first recipients of the Hollins Opportunity for Promise through Education (HOPE) scholarship program: Be Lalanne, a senior at Roanoke’s William Fleming High School.

Hollins Student Delegation Typifies “Collaboration, Cooperation, and Celebration” at NUMAL Conference

Hollins Student Delegation Typifies “Collaboration, Cooperation, and Celebration” at NUMAL Conference

A 14-student delegation represented Hollins at the three-day National University Model Arab League (NUMAL) Conference in Washington, D.C., including the winner of the event’s highest award.

Omicron Delta Kappa Welcomes Hollins Students

Omicron Delta Kappa Welcomes Hollins Students

Ten Hollins University students are among the 342 new initiates from 11 universities welcomed into Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, for 2022.

Hollins Theatre Majors Earn Top Honors from KCACTF Region IV

Hollins Theatre Majors Earn Top Honors from KCACTF Region IV

The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) Region IV has presented two Hollins University seniors with prestigious awards in its Design, Technologies, and Management category.

Hollins Indoor Track & Field Earns Highest Ranking Ever

Hollins Indoor Track & Field Earns Highest Ranking Ever

Hollins Indoor Track & Field is ranked number 15 in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Region, its highest ranking in school history.

President Hinton Elected AAC&U Chair

President Hinton Elected AAC&U Chair

Hollins University President Mary Dana Hinton has been elected chair of the American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Board of Directors.

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