A grid of photos from the 2021-22 academic year at Rollins.

August 16, 2022

A Rollins Year in Photos: 2021-22

As Rollins celebrated its 137th anniversary, the 2021-22 academic year furthered the College’s ongoing mission to provide students with the skills, knowledge, and hands-on learning opportunities they need to change the world.

Chemistry Ellane Park and Julian Grundler ’18 performing research in a chemistry lab.

August 03, 2022

The Chemistry of Connection

For Ellane Park, building relationships with her students is the foundation of a successful science education.

Ingrid Ryan ’24

July 11, 2022

Ryan ’24 Earns Leadership Alliance Award

Ingrid Ryan ’24 has been selected for a prestigious program through the Leadership Alliance, which has paired her with a political science internship at Columbia University.

July 06, 2022

Standing Guard

Through an eminent career in security, childhood refugee Akmal Ali ’03 devotes each day to keeping us safe.

Ryo Hasegawa ’19 conducting an orchestra.

June 29, 2022

Maestro of Mudita

Motorcycle racer turned conductor Ryo Hasegawa ’19 revels in the ability of music to build community.

Bobby Sena, Marybelle Doe, and Topanga Sena

May 19, 2022

Family Matters

Three students, two generations, one legacy—a trio of Tars discover their pathways to purpose at Rollins.

May 05, 2022

Tars Taking Action

A trio of Tars are putting the “act” in “activist” through educational outreach and the creation of the first-ever Take Action Institute.

From left: Virginia Breen and her daughter Elizabeth Bonker ’22

May 05, 2022

Raising Her Voice

Elizabeth Bonker ’22 long struggled to communicate with a world that didn’t always understand or accept her. Now, armed with her Rollins education, she’s starting a nonprofit to bring communication assistance to those affected by non-speaking autism.

Clockwise from top right: Emily Curran, Jessika Linnemeyer, Elizabeth Bonker, Sofia Frasz

April 29, 2022

The Height of Success

Rollins’ 2022 valedictorians reflect on the highlights of their college experience and share a glimpse of what’s next.

March 21, 2022

Why I Chose Rollins

From close-knit relationships with mentors to our emphasis on hands-on learning, discover why seven incoming first-year students chose Rollins.

Angelica Rivera ’23

March 04, 2022

My Rollins Life: A Study in Resilience

With the support of her mentors, environmental studies major Angelica Rivera ’23 has adapted to unexpected challenges—and found new opportunities along the way.

March 03, 2022

The Making of an Advocate

Elizabeth Smith ’22 ’24MPH came to Rollins wanting to embrace a new beginning. That all changed when the world was thrown into chaos. Now, she’s emerged from the pandemic as a fierce advocate for disability rights.