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  1. Forum aims to engender civil discussion about tough topicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Martinsville Bulletin

    From left: George Anderson, senior pastor of Second Presbyterian Church; Suzanne Gandy, who works at Roanoke's Mountain FM radio station; and Katherine Fralin, founding director of the Batten Leadership Institute at Hollins University, created "Can We Even Talk? A Forum on Social Discourse."

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  2. University of Hawai'i West O'ahu hires college chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | University Business

    ... partnerships, and promoting professional ethics. Pareena Lawrence has been named president of Hollins University in Virginia, taking office this July. Formerly CAO of Augustana College in Illinois, she was born in India and attended an all-girls ...

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  3. Amateurs Like Us: Lost Shoes And A New MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... and headed in to school some fences. He was perfect! We finished up the night with a buffet sponsored by Hollins University. Everyone was excited about the snacks and my husband was even more excited about the free craft IPAs. Sean and the kids ...

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  4. Woolfitt Work To Appear In Fiction AnthologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and his Master of Fine Arts from The Pennsylvania State University. He received his Master of Arts from Hollins University and his Bachelor of Arts from Fairmont State College. Dr. Woolfitt is the author of two books of poetry, "Beauty Strip" and ...

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  5. Hollins Announces Winners of the 2017 Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children's LiteratureRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stemple, co-author of the 2016 Margaret Wise Brown Honor Book, "You Nest Here With Me, and many others." Hollins University established the Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children's Literature as a way to pay tribute to one of its best-known alumnae ...

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  6. Hollins Announces Winners of the 2017 Margaret Wise Brown Prize in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | PRWeb

    ... Stemple, co-author of the 2016 Margaret Wise Brown Honor Book, "You Nest Here With Me, and many others." Hollins University established the Margaret Wise Brown Prize in Children's Literature as a way to pay tribute to one of its best-known alumnae ...

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  7. Embracing change is part of university's DNARead the original story

    Friday Mar 31 | Virginia Business

    ... Virginia was home to 11 women's colleges in 1970. Mary Baldwin today is one of three. The others are Hollins University in Roanoke (which also is celebrating its 175th anniversary) and Sweet Briar College in Amherst County (founded in 1901). There ...

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  8. Women's colleges more important than everRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | University Business

    Hollins University President Nancy Oliver Gray has seen a number of changes in her nearly two decades in higher education. From the increasing role of technology to what she calls "the professionalization of intercollegiate athletics" and increased regulations, the industry has seen its share of disruptions.

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  9. Rex Tillerson can raise State's profile by starting with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Hill

    ... uncertain relationship: Trust, but verify . Edward Lynch is chair of the Political Science Department at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia,

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  10. Academic brings history of bridging differences to new Hollins jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Hollins University has named Idella Goodson Glenn as special adviser on inclusivity and diversity.

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  11. Bender Sisters Discuss Truth and Arts in the Age of Trump Ahead of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Boise Weekly

    The day after the November 2016 general election, author and educator Karen Bender had a special message for her students at Hollins University in Roanoake, Va. "I teach at an all-woman undergrad [college] and there was this extra feeling of, 'How did this happen?'" Bender said.

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  12. Roanoke County launches first phase of Plantation Road upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... a new pedestrian path and other upgrades to heavily traveled Plantation Road. The corridor, located near Hollins University and Walrond Park, is home to Roanoke County's densest concentration of jobs with three companies alone employing a total of ...

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  13. Casey: Stinky subject stirs a Roanoke neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... had attached. It probably wasn't THE white skunk she's encountered; rather, it was a 2011 picture shot at Hollins University by a former student, Kristin Nicole Bell. Indeed, it appeared to be a mostly white skunk. Keister also referred me to one of ...

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  14. Man arrested near Hollins University entrance after wounding at nearby residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A man has been arrested near the Hollins University entrance after a man was wounded at a nearby residence, according to a Roanoke County police official.

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  15. New Play Readings at Fells Point Corner Theatre this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is an award-winning playwright and member of the Dramatists Guild. She holds an MFA in playwriting from Hollins University and is an instructor of theatre at Gordon State College. Laura's plays are available at StageRights, YouthPLAYS, Polychoron ...

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  16. Hometown Hernando for Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... 3, EMAIL [email protected] Kristine Ann Linton of Brooksville, a sophomore Adult Horizon student at Hollins University in Virginia, was recently named to the Dean's List for the fall semester .

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  17. Chamber offers learning experience -Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... short months, I will be graduating from Clinton High School. Post graduation, I plan to attend either Hollins University or UNC Wilmington to pursue a degree in communication studies with a minor in business administration. Career-wise, I hope to ...

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  18. Crowning The Queen: Demi Richardson named Miss PHCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... College Scholarship Pageant 2017. Richardson won a $500 PHCC scholarship; an $18,000 scholarship from Hollins University; an official Miss America Preliminary crown, sash, pin and trophy; a one week stay at Hotel Roanoke for the Miss Virginia ...

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  19. Miss Crooked Road is crownedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    ... 00 scholarship from Liberty University, $20,000 scholarship from Ferrum College, $23,000 scholarship from Hollins University, $4,000 scholarship from Averett University and $750 scholarship from Patrick Henry Community College.

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  20. Hollins University blends liberal arts and job preparationRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Virginia Business

    "There aren't many colleges in the country who can claim that kind of history," says Hollins President Nancy Gray. "We have several of them in Virginia, but it's unusual by national standards."

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