September 16, 2021

Guiding Greatness

At Rollins, our professors are equal parts knowledgeable and fascinating, providing
personalized attention to students in and outside the classroom while becoming mentors, research partners, and lifelong guides.

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.

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.

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.

July 24, 2019

Challenge Accepted

Rollins joins the National Academy of Engineering’s Grand Challenges for Engineering Scholars Program, a new educational model that prepares engineering students to face the world’s toughest challenges.

Lauren Neldner in an acoustic room holding cables.

May 29, 2019

Neldner ’20 Earns Goldwater Scholarship

Lauren Neldner ’20 has earned a Goldwater Scholarship, the preeminent undergraduate award in the fields of mathematics, engineering, and the natural sciences.

May 20, 2019

Persistently Prestigious

Rollins’ academic excellence combined with unmatched personalized attention prepares our students to land some of the world’s most competitive opportunities.

Ashley Cannaday in the lab with students.

October 08, 2018

Allies in Inquiry

This past summer, students and faculty joined forces in tackling some of their fields’ toughest issues as part of Rollins’ Student-Faculty Collaborative Scholarship Program.

Dr Fuse and a student recreate a scene from Back to the Future.

May 23, 2018

The Fantastic Dr. Fuse

Rollins physics professor Chris Fuse parlayed his love of the fantastical into a career in science and now uses that passion to inspire his students.

Students conduct an optics lab in a physics course.

January 18, 2018

Cool Class: Physics for Future Presidents

First-year students jump at the chance to become scientifically literate, learning how things work so they can understand why they’re important.

A marine biology student and professor conduct research on starfishes.

October 16, 2017

Better Together

For eight weeks this past summer, students and faculty worked side by side to tackle some of their fields’ most pressing issues through Rollins’ Student-Faculty Collaborative Scholarship Program.

Students explore physics concepts in The Science of Superheroes class.

September 16, 2015

Cool Class: The Science of Superheroes

From the Hulk to Spider-Man, a Rollins College class examines the powers of superheroes.