Greetings from Hollins University! Now that the families have gone, one of the things to look forward to is Tinker Day, which is most likely going to happen sometime this week. The following are some of the other events scheduled for the upcoming week:
Monday, Oct. 28
- 7 p.m. Rosalind Wiseman, author of Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence (the basis for the film Mean Girls starring Lindsay Lohan and Tina Fey), will be giving a presentation in the Frances Niederer Auditorium, Richard Wetherill Visual Arts Center.
Tuesday, Oct. 29
- 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. A Flu Vaccine Clinic, sponsored by the Hollins University Health Center, will take place in the Moody Center. The cost is $15 and is available to students, staff, faculty, and spouses.
- 4:30 p.m. Find Sanctuary, Hollins University’s weekly worship service, will take place in the Meditation Chapel.
Wednesday, Oct. 30
- 1 p.m. Take a tour of the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum.
- 7 p.m. A lecture titled “Understanding Syria” with Hollins professors Bohland and Braticwill take place in the Hollins Room of the Wyndham Robertson Library.
Thursday, Oct. 31
- 4 p.m. A soccer game, Hollins vs. Bluefield, will be held on the soccer field.
- 8 p.m. Coffeehouse concert with the band The Rough and Tumble in the lower level of Moody.
Friday, Nov. 1
- 7:30 p.m. Fall theatre production: Mitzi's Abortion. The play was written by Elizabeth Heffron, Hollins MFA Playwright's Lab '14. This is opening night.
Saturday, Nov. 2
- 1 p.m. A swim meet, Hollins vs. Gallaudet, will be held in the Northen Swim Center.
- 7:30 p.m. Fall theatre production: Mitzi's Abortion. The play was written by Elizabeth Heffron, Hollins MFA Playwright's Lab '14.
Sunday, Nov. 3
- 2 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Fall theatre production: Mitzi's Abortion. The play was written by Elizabeth Heffron, Hollins MFA Playwright's Lab '14.
- 3 p.m. The Valley Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert will be held in the duPont Chapel.
- 4 – 5:30 p.m. The Perry F. Kendig Arts and Culture Award winners will be recognized at Roanoke College’s Colket Center Wortmann Ballroom. This is an even that’s co-sponsored by Hollins University and Roanoke College.