Archway entrance to Rollins campus off Fairbanks Avenue.

November 05, 2020

A Message to the Rollins Community on Election Day

As we face unprecedented times and a historical election, President Grant Cornwell calls for mutual respect and civility.

September 30, 2020

President Cornwell Named One of Florida Trend’s Top 500 Leaders

Rollins President Grant Cornwell is recognized by Florida Trend as one of the state’s top leaders in education.

Portrait of President Grant Cornwell

December 04, 2018

Truth, Facts, and Liberal Education in a ‘Post-Truth’ Era

Colleges and universities must ensure that students know not only how to exercise intellectual skills but also that certain things are so.

December 18, 2015

Lessons in Sailing

As Rollins College voyages into its 130th year, the Tars have a true captain at the helm. An avid sailor, President Grant Cornwell has learned many lessons aboard ship that have proved as valuable on the water as they have in life—and in his role as president.

Rollins President Grant Cornwell

February 19, 2015

Grant H. Cornwell Named 15th President of Rollins College

Cornwell, who currently serves as president of The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, will begin his Rollins presidency July 1.