September 15, 2022

Savala Publishes Book on Peruvian and Chilean Transnational History

History professor Joshua Savala’s first book takes a human-centric approach to examining the conflict between Peru and Chile.

Jack Lane ’06H

July 06, 2022

Transcending Time

Jack Lane ’06H served his country, chronicled the history of Rollins, and touched countless lives as a professor. Now, his planned gift to the College will help the next generation of students leave their mark.

Fairolyn H. Livingston ’83

July 28, 2021

Keeper of Her Community

Fairolyn H. Livingston ’83, chief historian of the Hannibal Square Heritage Center, forged her path to advocacy at Rollins.

History professor Claire Strom at The Center Orlando for a student art exhibition.

June 28, 2021

Strom Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Agricultural History Society

The Agricultural History Society honors history professor Claire Strom with a lifetime achievement award for her prolific and enduring contributions to the field.

Student presenting historical research exhibit on local LGBTQ history at The Center Orlando.

June 16, 2021

Prideful Preservation

Vibrant, safe spaces for local queer communities are the focus of work in which Rollins students curate history exhibits from start to finish.

Masked students conduct research in the Rollins Archives

February 24, 2021

A History for the Future

Rollins faculty, staff, and students are engaging in real-world research to uncover untold stories from the Great Migration for an original art installation coming to campus next year.

The Rollins Gateway stands at the intersection of Fairbanks and Interlachen avenues.

January 27, 2021

Rollins College and Winter Park: Exemplars of the American Renaissance

The iconic beauty of Rollins’ campus has historical roots in the urbanism movement of the early 20th century.

Students having a discussion in the Cornell Fine Arts Museum.

October 29, 2020

Cool Class: AfroFantastic: Black Imagination and Agency in the American Experience

A new course for first-year students culminates with an exhibition at Rollins’ Cornell Fine Arts Museum.

Hiram Todd Norman ’94

October 30, 2019

Head in the Cloud

How history and sociology major Hiram Todd Norman ’94 harnessed the power of the liberal arts to become the overseer of all things digital for The CW Network.

Rachel Walton and Claire Strom work with a student.

February 11, 2019

Cool Class: Researching American History

Rollins students explore the history of diversity and inclusion in education and at Rollins through the Pathways to Diversity grant.