My Rollins Gateway

Colin Kelly ’19 ’21MBA in front of a chalkboard displaying his business plan for his startup venture.

October 08, 2021

My Rollins Gateway: Sustainable Success

With degrees in marine biology and business, Colin Kelly ’19 ’21MBA is charting a course toward a tenable future in renewable energy.

Karina Barbesino ’19 dressed in graduation regalia on campus.

December 17, 2019

My Rollins Gateway: Disarming Discourse

Karina Barbesino ’19—who has found the intersection between two seemingly disparate passions—says it all starts with language.

Renee Sang ’21

July 12, 2021

My Rollins Gateway: Lights, Camera, Activism

Renee Sang ’21 may be a local, but her Rollins experience took her well beyond the boundaries of Central Florida in her quest to illuminate social justice issues through documentary filmmaking.

August 08, 2019

My Rollins Gateway: Connecting the Dots

Lucas Hernandez ’13 is helping solve his hometown’s toughest challenges by supercharging local know-how with the technological might of one of the world’s largest companies.

Aditya Mahara ’12

March 04, 2021

My Rollins Gateway: A Pillar of Progress

Aditya Mahara ’12’s path through Rollins was defined by both the opportunities he seized and those he created for himself.

Tamer Elkhouly ’19.

March 19, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: No Limits

How veteran and business management major Tamer Elkhouly ’19 excelled in the Army, matured as a Rollins transfer student, and landed on a leadership track in the defense industry.

Lauren Neldner and physics professor Thom Moore conduct acoustics research in Rollins’ anechoic chamber.

March 24, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: Seismic Scholar

Armed with rigorous lab work, extensive research experience, and five prestigious scholarships, Lauren Neldner ’20 is ready to make the world a safer place.

Josephine Spiegelberg during a presentation.

October 07, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: Down to a Science

Valedictorian Josephine Spiegelberg ’20 grew up in a family of physicists, but her Rollins experience empowered her to weave any subject matter into her research. Now she’s ready to change the world.

Ahrmon Mahanpour ’20

July 02, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: Taking Turns for Good

Real estate broker. Finance expert. A front face for Microsoft. Ahrmon Mahanpour ’20 just graduated with a resume that says he’s done it all, but he knows better.

May 13, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: Breaking Boundaries

You wouldn’t know what Alexis Meeks ’16 does at AdventHealth by looking at her title: product manager for the Project Fulcrum Team. Her work is always changing, and that fits her perfectly.

Madeleine Scott ’19.

December 11, 2019

My Rollins Gateway: A Divine Alternative

For Madeleine Scott ’19, Rollins’ unique approach to traditional disciplines sparked dual passions in economics and religion and landed her in a master’s program at Harvard.

Shannon Sullivan ’20

August 11, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: Ready for Anything

As an incoming student, Shannon Sullivan ’20 feared anything less than perfect grades and perfect plans. Today, she views change as inevitable—and as her ally for life.

May 29, 2020

My Rollins Gateway: The Music of Medicine

At Rollins, Brandon McNichol ’19 discovered a harmonious interplay of science and art—one that has proved instrumental in his plans to practice medicine.

Neny Lairet ’21

December 07, 2021

My Rollins Gateway: Filling Her Plate to Fill Her Cup

Neny Lairet ’21 found her ideal career path by pursuing an interest in international business and embracing opportunities to be a leader at Rollins.