Hollins College



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Table of Contents:

  • Celebration Opens Sunday with Talk by Bishop Block
  • Centennial Dance to Mark Anniversary
  • Centennial Honors Shared With Ten Other Colleges
  • Dewey and Others Discuss Horizons of Freedom Today
  • Dr. Comstock Speaks At Convocation Tuesday
  • Academic Symbols are Interpreted
  • Calendar for the Centennial of Hollins College
  • Hollins Columns Staff
  • It Has Not Been An Easy Task
  • The Lesson (poem)
  • Why Not Phi Beta Kappa at Hollins
  • New Horizons
  • Hollins Completes its 100th Year of Education for Women
  • Hollins College Has Unusual Record; Three Presidents from 1846-1942 Include Founder and Daughter
  • Discipline Grows Liberal With Years; Privileges Few and Far Between for Valley Union Seminary Students
  • “Miss Lizzie” Latane, Oldest Living Hollins Alumna, Recalls Events, Rules, Ideals of College in Her Day
  • Charles Lewis Cocke Pulls School Through Wartime Hardships
  • 1890 Students Educated for Marriage, Girls Interested in Woman Suffrage
  • In ‘90s College Lass Had Choice of Three Major Sports; Basketball, Tennis, Bicycling Were Favorites
  • Literary Clubs Fade Out in Stress of Modern Life
  • 1842 Hollins Girl Would Approve of Great Granddaughter’s Life if She Could See Her Now
  • Tayloe Gymnasium Has a Visitor From the Past; Nineteenth Century Damsel Pays a Call
  • Hollins Lady Principal Tells About Many Years of Touring Europe as Chaperon for Educational Trips
  • Hollins Girls Built Their Little Theatre With Spirit and Determination
  • Science Hall Fire of ’25 Was a Nine-Day Wonder
  • Hollins Album Brings Back Memories; Pictures of Well-Loved Faculty Recall Traditional Anecdotes
  • Hollins War Activity Parallels That Of 1917; College Cooperates With National Program Including Conservation and Preparedness
  • Freya Presents “Figures in a Dream;” Goodale, Browning Direct Fantasy
  • Descendent of Colonel Tayloe Attends Hollins: Graham Gwathney Carries on Family Tradition
  • Second Hall West Echoes Memories of Emma Jones
  • Heironimus Says
  • 1960 Alumna Finds Campus Beautified By New Buildings
  • Simplicity Keynote of Chapel

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Roanoke, Va.


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Hollins Columns (1942 May 16)