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Valedictorian promotes seizing opportunities

Melanie Leon ‘14 is one of this year’s graduating class valedictorians. She is from Orlando, Florida and is a Biology major. Leon has peer mentored for several RCCs. She has also loved to perform with RIP, saying that, “It allows [...]

April 17, 2014 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

Dupuis Honored with HR Meisinger Fellowship

The Holt School at Rollins College is pleased to announce that Ivette Mendez Dupuis, SPHR, GPHR, is the recipient of the 2013 Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship, an annual award given to a human resource professional who demonstrates extraordinary leadership. The [...]

December 11, 2013 Campus, Local, News, Spotlights, Student

Tanyhill Earns UPCEA Continuing Education Student Award

The Rollins College Hamilton Holt School is pleased to announce that Holly Tanyhill, a senior in Communications Studies at the Hamilton Holt School was presented with the 2013 University Professional and Continuing Education Association’s (UPCEA) Continuing Education Student Award at [...]

December 5, 2013 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

Quite the Accomplishment

Competing with 700 applicants, Anne Fertig ‘13 was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to research Scottish history and literature in the United Kingdom. Folk music was her gateway drug: the attraction quickly became an addiction. While many seniors will be entering [...]

April 13, 2013 Campus, Spotlights, Student

Teach for America

One of the most admirable and rewarding acts is to provide someone else with something you have, something they might not otherwise be lucky enough to receive. Graduating from college affords students this opportunity, and five Rollins students, all of [...]

April 4, 2013 Campus, Spotlights, Student

First Year Recycles Materials, Creates Art

Kate Wooley’s dorm room is like no other. Instead of buying decorations for her dorm, Wooley ‘16 made almost all of them herself. Her creations range from the display of paper cranes that are flying across one of the walls [...]

November 8, 2012 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

FoxDayCam Creator Shares His Foxy Secrets

Hometown: Owings Mills, Md. Major: Economics and Spanish Random fact: I play ukulele, but I have never almost died. Why did you create the Fox- DayCam? Throughout my time at Rollins, I’ve been able to look out at the lawn [...]

April 14, 2011 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

Student Profile: Roxy Szal

Hometown: New Hope, Pa. (right outside Philadelphia) Major: Political Science Minor: Philosophy Random Fact: I leave my toothbrush in the sink after I brush my teeth; I didn’t even realize it till my roommates pointed it out to me.  Also, [...]

April 1, 2011 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

Student Profile: Katie Hubbell

Hometown: Greenwich, Connecticut Major: Critical Media & Cultural Studies Random Fact: I am not a rocket scientist, and I am not related to the Hubble Telescope. What activities have you been involved with at Rollins over the years? During my [...]

March 17, 2011 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student

Student Profile: Aspen Fox

Hometown: Pembroke Pines, Fla. Major: Critical Media and Cultural Studies Random Fact: Had my first alcoholic bev­erage on my 21st birthday, and I love the smell of beer. What activities have you been involved with at Rollins over the years? [...]

March 3, 2011 Campus, Features, Spotlights, Student