Applications open soon for Rollins Writer’s Conference

November 17, 2016

Summer 2017 marks the first Rollins Writers Conference, which will provide participating students and Winter Park community members the opportunity to attend a six-day conference filled with manuscript reviews, readings, and workshops. The conference will run from May 18 to May 21, 2017, with a key faculty consisting of well-established writers such as Billy Collins, […]

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Arrival’ offers subtle take on alien invasion

November 17, 2016

Denis Villeneuve’s (director of Sicario and Prisoners) newest film Arrival has a new take on an age old science fiction premise. Aliens have landed but the sequence is not portrayed like it is in most alien films. Generally, when aliens land we expect complete chaos, our hearts will be pounding, lasers and explosions will take […]

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PRIDE

November 17, 2016

Rollins College has Pride. Pride in the school, of course, but also pride in each individual and who they are. The practical demonstration of that Pride took place this past Saturday Nov. 12 at Lake Eola Park for the Come Out With Pride event that had been delayed due to concerns about Hurricane Matthew several […]

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Lead in McKean water

November 17, 2016

A recent campus wide email from Assistant Vice President of Facilities Management Scott Bitikofer revealed that a proactive water quality test found lead levels exceeding federal quality limits of 15 ppb (parts per billion) in the water in McKean Hall. The tests were conducted after multiple instances of water impurity were discovered at college campuses […]

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