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  1. Nominations being accepted for 2015 Ron Maxwell AwardRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ... from the conference organizers in recognition of his leadership in the organization. Twila Yates Papay of Rollins College, FL, received similar recognition at the 1998 NCPTW in Plattsburgh, NY. Maxwell's funding ensured such recognition would ...


  2. Big car rental mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Chrissy Garton, Director of Social Innovation at Rollins College, test drives an electric car as part of the Drive Electric Orlando program at the Peabody Orlando Hotel in Orlando, Florida September 5, 2013. The initiative is promoting electric car rentals starting with 15 cars available to rent with 26 partner hotels with charging stations while area theme parks have committed to building charging stations.


  3. Best Places to Work 2015: Movies that best illustrate our company cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    ... am to achieve success. Rogers, Lovelock & Fritz (RLF): Sydney White (because it was filmed in Winter Park at Rollins College, featuring RLF's buildings) and also Addams Family Values (but not in a dysfunctional way)


  4. On LGBT Rights, Bernie Leads and Hillary FollowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Huffington Post

    ... t alone should influence your vote much more than any well-produced campaign ad. Scott Novak is a student at Rollins College and editor-in-chief of The Independent, a campus magazine. His Twitter is @supernova057.


  5. Hope floats: Aithan Shapira's prints, paintings and sculpturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... can be seen at the Alfond Inn in Winter Park as part of the Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art owned by Rollins College. Shapira might never have made the collagraphs if he could have spent more to work with traditional printmaking ...


  6. Benjamin Aiken LLC Announces Opening of Private Psychotherapy Practice in DenverRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 |

    ... as a Registered Psychotherapist. He also holds an MBA from California State University and a BA from Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. He has lived abroad in South Africa and Israel, is conversational in Spanish and Hebrew, and has a rich ...


  7. Central Florida's commuter rail history, 'part of the lore' of Rollins CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Click Orlando

    As SunRail celebrates its one-year anniversary few are aware that Central Florida's commuter rail history goes back much further. Stored away in files, deep in the Rollins College historical archives, are photos, newspaper clippings and a few other souvenirs that tell the story of the Orlando and Winter Park Railway.


  8. Cornell Museum adds to its Old Master series of paintingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College, known for its rare Old Master paintings, has just made its first Old Master painting acquisition in more than a decade. The painting, titled "Saint Francis Xavier Baptizing the Indians," is a previously unpublished early work by Francesco Solimena, believed to have been created between 1680 and 1685.


  9. Fisherman reels in giant troutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Click Orlando

    ... said the 29-year-old Deeks, who started guiding eight years ago after graduating with a biology degree from Rollins College. "There was a period after that freeze in 2010 when it was tough to find trout of any size. Now we're seeing piles of fish in ...


  10. venVelo Makes Its 25th Investment in FloridaRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 |

    Fattmerchant, the 2015 winner of the Rollins College Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship Venture Plan Competition, became the tenth portfolio company for venVelo joining flexReceipts, GENICON, Kairos, mCast Networks, Spectrum Bridge, Splyt , Thrive Frozen Nutrition, Vigilant Biosciences, and Zentila, Additional information on the Fattmerchant raise can be found here: Concurrently Zentila, which powers over 500,000 meeting planners worldwide with its award-winning, user-designed platform, received its fourth investment from venVelo.


  11. Camps for creative kiddosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... (Collection of Barbara and Gary Sorensen) In honor of its 35th anniversary, the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College offers free admission this year. (Orlando Sentinel archive) Most schools in Central Florida will be out on summer break in a ...


  12. Winter Park's Kumar is All-Area boys tennis player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... option until he was recruited by veteran Black Knights coach Jim Poling, a former Winter Park resident and Rollins College coach. "My parents weren't too thrilled about me going that route," Kumar acknowledged. "Once they understood the opportunity ...


  13. Four Seminole State College students win $40K scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sentinel School Zone

    ... will graduate with honors from Seminole State. She will continue studying communications and writing at Rollins College and wants to seek a law degree. Melissa Cunningham, 36, of Sanford. Cunningham dropped out of high school at 16, but she went ...


  14. 2015 Taste of Winter Park takes over the farmers market April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Plaza Gardens, Peterbrooke Chocolatier, Pi Hole Pizza, Rogue Pub, Shake Shack, Smart Coffee HD, Sodexo at Rollins College, Sonny's BBQ, The Bistro on Park Avenue, The Porch, The Wine Barn, Tijuana Flats, TR Fire Grill, Umi, Wayne Densch, Inc. and ...


  15. Baldwin Park's Loco Motion bike shop heads to Winter ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Loco Motion closed its 10-year-old location in Baldwin Park and has reopened at 784 N. Orange Ave. in Winter Park, near the Rollins College baseball fields. "We were unable to come to terms on a new lease," owners posted on the Loco Motion Facebook Page earlier this month.


  16. Exclusive: Orlando startup inks $750K VC deal, creates jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Business Journal

    ... be busy, as the firm won numerous pitch events this year such as the venture capital competition in March at Rollins College , which caught the eye of investors. That company also recently finished StarterStudio's three-month accelerator program ...


  17. Senior-living developers target customization for boomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... communities for opportunities, engaging residents' unique skill sets. At Westminster, a partnership with Rollins College offers lifelong-learning options. Executive director of Gentry Park Orlando Leona "Lee" Tinkey, emphasized volunteering as part ...


  18. Rebel Rouser - News of South High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Washington Park Profile

    Further scholarships have been awarded by the DPS Retired Teachers,Coca Cola and Dell. Many more academic scholarships keep rolling into South! Students have been accepted to top-tier schools such as the University of Chicago, Baylor University, Berkeley School of Music, Rollins College, University of Tampa, Drake University, Washington State University, University of Miami, and of course to many in-state schools: Colorado School of Mines, CSU and CU.


  19. Megan Khang goes wire-to-wire at Women's Eastern AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Golfweek

    ... golfer Sierra Brooks, a Wake Forest signee, wins the 2015 Women's Southern Amateur over Madison Lellyo of Rollins College. Emma Talley capped her junior season at Alabama by winning the NCAA individual title and has been named the Southern Golf ...


  20. What you post on social media could get you firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | News 4 Jax

    ... reason, a bad reason, or no reason at all," he said. Anne Meehan is the director of Career Development at Rollins College. She prepares students for the transition from college to employment, and advises them to be aware of their social media ...