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  1. Sweet Briar announces return of student abroad programsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | University Business

    In a joint news release Monday, Sweet Briar and Hollins University announced Hollins is transferring control of the co-ed Junior Year Abroad programs in Spain and France back to Sweet Briar. Sweet Briar president Phillip Stone told Hollins the school is ready to administer the programs this school year.

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  2. Sweet Briar Study Abroad Program ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Now that Sweet Briar College is on track for the upcoming academic year, its junior year abroad programs are returning from Hollins University. The agreement to transition the programs back to Sweet Briar was announced Monday by Hollins President Nancy Gray and her counterpart at Sweet Briar, Phillip Stone.

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  3. Student Abroad Programs Returning to Sweet BriarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WCAV

    Now that Sweet Briar College is on track for the upcoming academic year, its junior year abroad programs are returning from Hollins University. The agreement to transition the programs back to Sweet Briar was announced Monday by Hollins President Nancy Gray and her counterpart at Sweet Briar, Phillip Stone.

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  4. After the worst of admissions letdowns, an incoming freshman gambles on Sweet BriarRead the original story

    Monday Jul 6 | The Washington Post

    ... summer. At first she couldn't believe it. Then she wanted to throw up. Then she cried herself to sleep. A lot. But Hollins University, like several other colleges, waived deadlines to allow current and rising students from Sweet Briar to transfer. ...

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  5. Amateurs Like Us: Holly Bailey's Greatest Gift Has Inspired Her To Combine Horses With HospitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Chronicle of the Horse

    It was a phone call in 2009 that resulted in what amateur rider Holly Bailey describes as "the greatest gift I've ever received." While she was attending Hollins University , Bailey had fallen in love with Assault Shaker, a horse in the college's riding program.

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  6. Barnard College to Accept Transgender WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Laguna Niguel News

    ... of your biology," she said. "When you identify as male, you don't automatically become privileged because of that." Hollins University in Virginia has taken a very different approach to transgender applicants and students. Applicants born male will ...

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  7. IR soccer's Morris signs with Hollins UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Coastal Point

    Coastal Point a Tripp Colonell : Indian River senior Ciera Morris was joined by her parents, head soccer coach Steve Kilby and teammates when she signed her letter of intent to play at Hollins University on Thursday, May 7. Just over two months after seeing three soon-to-be graduates and River Soccer alumni sign letters of intent to play at the next level, yet another did the same last Thursday, when Ciera Morris signed with Hollins University to play soccer in the fall.

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  8. Couple Pledges $6.5 Million to Hollins UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A couple has pledged $6.5 million to Hollins University to fund upgrades at the Dana Science Building and Hollins Theatre. Hollins says the gift also will be used to endow a faculty chair and visiting professional artist positions in the theatre program and the graduate Playwright's Lab.

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  9. Sweet Briar College Students Flock to Hollins UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WCAV

    Vice president for enrollment Stefanie Niles tells The Roanoke Times that Hollis officials don't expect all of the students who applied to transfer to Hollins. But she says plans are being discussed to handle additional students.

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  10. More Than 200 Sweet Briar Students Seek Transfers to HollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Hollins University officials are expecting an influx of students from Sweet Briar College. Hollins says it received applications from 236 Sweet Briar students by April 1. More applications are expected.

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  11. Golden Suns tennis tops HollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Courier

    ... spot over Jhovanna Salmeron and Htet Myat San as the Arkansas Tech Golden Suns tennis team rolled to a 9-0 sweep of Hollins University on Wednesday. Leading 3-0 after the doubles points, Arkansas Tech rolled to six straight-set wins at the singles ...

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  12. News correspondent Ann Compton to visit ViewpointsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The record Online

    Television news correspondent Ann Compton will present "From Hollins to the White House: A Correspondent's Journey," highlighting her experiences in breaking into the industry during the 1970s and the variety of assignments that made her a nationally known reporter for ABC News.

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  13. Hollins Launches Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children's LiteratureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Cynsations

    ... as selected by a panel of judges and will be among the few children's book honors with a cash prize. Roanoke, Va. - Hollins University is paying tribute to one of its best-known alumnae and one of America's most beloved children's authors by ...

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  14. Hollins Launches Margaret Wise Brown PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Publishers' Weekly

    Beginning in 2016, Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., will award an annual Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children's Literature to the author of the best text for a picture book published during the previous year. Winners will receive a $1,000 cash prize, drawn from an endowed fund created by James Rockefeller, Brown's fiance at the time of her death.

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  15. Lynchburg Takes Care of HollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    From LC athletics: LYNCHBURG, VA - A total of 12 Hornet student-athletes got in the scoring column Tuesday evening as the Lynchburg College women's basketball team rolled to a 72-35 victory over Hollins University in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. The Hornets scored the first seven points of the game and took a 24-9 lead with nine minutes left in the first half.

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  16. Simple Gifts has offered opportunity to learn, growRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Sampson Independent

    I am so thankful to the Simple Gifts Fund Scholarship program for its contribution toward my education here at Hollins University. For the 4 1 2 months that I have been here at Hollins, I have been enhanced in so many ways far beyond the pages of the text books.

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  17. New library; Getting to know Sarah better; BEN Column, Jan. 1, update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... taking their previously mandatory prep course to be sure she was ready. Sarah spoke to the admissions officers at Hollins University in Virginia to make sure that a G.E.D. would be acceptable before she gave up on the more traditional route. She ...

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