Students posing with the Thaddeus & Polly Seymour Acts of Kindness Day sign.

February 18, 2022

Photos: Thaddeus & Polly Seymour Acts of Kindness Day

The Rollins community celebrated the second annual Thaddeus & Polly Seymour Acts of Kindness Day on February 17. Explore a few of the highlights from what is quickly becoming one of the Rollins community’s favorite traditions.

February 11, 2021

9 Ways to Kick Off Thaddeus and Polly Seymour Acts of Kindness Day

Celebrate kindness on February 17, 2021, with a small act to make a big difference on the inaugural day honoring Rollins’ treasured former first couple.

October 26, 2020

Remembering Thaddeus Seymour

The Rollins community shares their favorite memories of Rollins’ beloved 12th president, Thaddeus Seymour ’82HAL ’90H.

October 23, 2020

His Goodness Goes Viral

The life of Rollins’ 12th president, Thaddeus Seymour ’82HAL ’90H, is a testament to that which he held most dear: kindness. Now the College declares a day in his honor—a day for us all to come together and sprinkle a little bit of the magic that was so distinctively Thad.

A photo of Rita Bornstein Hall, part of the new Lakeside Neighborhood residential complex at Rollins College.

November 04, 2019

3 Rollins Presidents Honored in Naming of Lakeside Neighborhood

Wings in the new Lakeside Neighborhood will be named in honor of Hugh McKean, Thaddeus Seymour ’82HAL ’90H, and Rita Bornstein ’04H ’04HAL.

Thaddeus Seymour, Rollins' 14th president.

February 11, 2019

A Celebration of Life: Thaddeus Seymour ’82HAL ’90H

A service of remembrance for Rollins’ 12th president, Thaddeus Seymour ’82HAL ’90H, will take place Sunday, November 3.

Thaddeus Seymour ’80 ’82HAL, Rollins’ 12th president

March 23, 2015

The Day They Saved Fox Day

When former President Thad Seymour revived the neglected tradition in 1978, he did it with the same sly attitude that still survives today.