Volleyball players join national team, set to tour Brazil

April 19, 2018

Due to their distinguished performance, members of the Rollins volleyball team will be heading to Brazil this summer. Cassidy Cason ’20 and Rachel Fletcher ’19, along with assistant coach Lisa Bushman, will join the USA Division II (D-2) volleyball team in May to tour South America. Team USA is comprised of 20 players selected from […]

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English Department hosts gun violence-themed poetry contest

April 19, 2018

The Off-campus Student Association and the English department have worked together to spread gun violence awareness on campus through a haiku poem contest that leads into a commemoration event of the Columbine shooting. The English department and the Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society held a haiku contest with gun violence as its theme. Jordan […]

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Science students receive stipend to research cell trafficking, computer chemistry

April 19, 2018

Two science students, Catherine Deuchler ‘18, a Biochemistry and Molecular Bio major, and Papaa Kodzi ‘20, a Pre-Engineering major, will work alongside faculty this summer as a part of the Student-Faculty Collaborative Scholarship program. Rollins offers the program  every summer and it gives students the chance to learn from their professors, conduct publishable reserach, and […]

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Biblical feminism, vivid paintings presented by senior art majors

April 19, 2018

From biblical superwomen to sharing stories of the LGBTQ+ spectrum, seniors’ artworks engage the mind and seduce the senses. In preparation for graduation, the seniors in Rollins’ Studio Art major have their artwork on display at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum (CFAM). Many Biblical women are depicted as submissive victims of a brutally misogynistic era; […]

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Leftover Lentil “Meatballs”

April 19, 2018

With less than four weeks of the semester left, it is time to start thinking about cleaning out your dorm pantry. If you still have those canned beans around and want to get creative with how to enjoy them, this recipe is for you! Time: 25 Minutes Servings: 12 Meatballs Difficulty: Medium Ingredients: 1 Can […]

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ADHD research wins Olin Library award

April 19, 2018

The first ever Olin Library Prize for Undergraduate Library Research was recently awarded to Ada Spahija ‘18. The $500 prize is a research award for students who demonstrate excellence in a sophisticated use of library collections for a research project. Out of 14 total entries, Spahija won the award for her biology paper, “The Genetics […]

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Violence rally features domestic abuse survivor, issues call to action

April 19, 2018

Rollins held its fourth-annual Rally Against Violence which encouraged students and faculty to stand in solidarity with survivors of sexual assault, not just at the rally, but always. It featured a local survivor of domestic violence and abuse. The rally, which has been an ongoing project of Title IX Coordinator Oriana Jimenez, took place on […]

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Logo change undermines campus identity

April 19, 2018

Recently, ideas were proposed to change Rollins’ iconic Anchor-R logo to a plain yellow and blue “R.” While this change may seem minor, it is one that undermines an important aspect of the Rollins community. The decision was made by the Office of Marketing and Communications, who felt that the logo needed to be streamlined […]

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Student athletes fight to keep Anchor-R logo

April 19, 2018

In an effort to create uniformity and consistency across the Rollins brand, the Office of Marketing and Communications proposed to remove the anchor from the athletics logo; however, the majority of students, especially student athletes, are not happy with this idea. Kiera McMeekan ‘19 created a change.org petition that received over 500 signatures in only […]

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