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Rollins Magazine Spring 2020

June 01, 2021

By Audrey St. Clair ’03

Photo by Scott Cook.

From the official opening of the new Kathleen W. Rollins Hall to the promise of our unique educational vision, Rollins Gateway, explore the spring 2020 issue of Rollins magazine.

Room to GrowRoom to Grow
Photo by Scott Cook.

Room to Grow

Within the new Kathleen W. Rollins Hall, interdisciplinary learning takes place in high-tech, sun-drenched spaces created for collaboration.
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Rollins GatewayRollins Gateway

Rollins Gateway

Through Rollins Gateway—the College’s distinctive approach to liberal arts learning—every student is guaranteed a future-proof foundation, essential real-world experience, and meaningful mentorship.
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My Rollins Gateway: Seismic ScholarMy Rollins Gateway: Seismic Scholar
Photo by Scott Cook.

My Rollins Gateway: Seismic Scholar

Armed with rigorous lab work, extensive research experience alongside her faculty mentor, and five prestigious scholarships, Lauren Neldner ’20 is ready to make the world a safer place.
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My Rollins Gateway: No LimitsMy Rollins Gateway: No Limits
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My Rollins Gateway: No Limits

How veteran and business management major Tamer Elkhouly ’19 excelled in the Army, matured as a Rollins transfer student, and landed on a leadership track in the defense industry.
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My Rollins Gateway: Breaking BoundariesMy Rollins Gateway: Breaking Boundaries
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My Rollins Gateway: Breaking Boundaries

You wouldn’t know what Alexis Meeks ’16 does at AdventHealth by looking at her title: product manager for the Project Fulcrum Team. Her work is always changing, and that fits her perfectly.
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Pathway to ProgressPathway to Progress
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Pathway to Progress

Micki Meyer, Lord Family Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs-Community, knows the key to navigating life—and her career—is a good map and a willingness to get diverted.
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Center of it AllCenter of it All
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Center of It All

In January, Rollins officially opened Kathleen W. Rollins Hall, the College’s new headquarters for applied liberal arts learning.
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A Call to ServeA Call to Serve
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A Call to Serve

As associate dean of advising, Spanish professor Gabriel Barreneche is living out his commitment to service learning and mentorship.
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2020 Alumni Award winners2020 Alumni Award winners

Purposeful Passion

Meet the 2020 Alumni Award winners, whose range of experience and impact speaks directly to the power of a Rollins education.
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What I’ve Learned: Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98What I’ve Learned: Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98
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What I’ve Learned: Andrea Massey-Farrell ’98

You might think the path had to pre-paved for someone named Massey to rise through the ranks of Orlando-based Massey Services. But that isn’t how this family works.
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My Rollins Gateway: From Mentee to Master

Francisco Wang Yu ’22 grabbed every opportunity at Rollins to excel—from exploring a cornucopia of subjects to forging relationships that will last a lifetime.

May 19, 2022

New Certificate in Racial Reconciliation and Community Restoration

Eric Smaw, a professor of philosophy, discusses this innovative certificate program created to empower those seeking to make a difference in addressing racial inequality.

May 19, 2022

Family Matters

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