RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Rollins College

A collection of news and information related to Rollins College published by this site and its partners.

Top Rollins College Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • SunRail connects us: New Voices

    SunRail connects us: New Voices
    On Friday, the day after SunRail's launch, I watched as joy riders crowded on trains, and eventually dispersed at the various rail stops, including Park Avenue in Winter Park, to visit, shop and gawk at neighborhoods that were seemingly inaccessible to...
  • Rollins College arts & science faculty sends letter of concern about college president

    Rollins College arts & science faculty sends letter of concern about college president
    Rollins College arts & science faculty have sent a letter expressing "concern" about President Lewis Duncan to the college's board of trustees. This is the same group that in previous years gave Duncan a vote of "no confidence" and voted to censure...
  • Orlando startup's shower speakers selling well, founder says

    Orlando startup's shower speakers selling well, founder says
    It was a big week for Orlando-based startup company FresheTech, which is selling a water-resistant bluetooth shower speaker called Splash Shower Tunes. The speakers were briefly featured on the Today Show with Kathie Lee & Hoda. That follows a feature...
  • Brian's Restaurant becoming Elliott's Public House

    Brian's Restaurant becoming Elliott's Public House
    Brian's Restaurant in the Ivanhoe Village area of downtown has a new owner and will soon be getting a new name: Elliott's Public House. Karl Elliott, former executive chef at Rollins College, bought Brian’s Restaurant just a few weeks ago with...
  • Jeb Bush for president in '16? Talk ramps up

    A little more than a week ago, Jeb Bush delivered a speech at Rollins College that sounded a lot like a campaign speech. It begin with sweeping promises of cooperation and bipartisanship -- yet led to repeated criticism of the current administration. It...
  • 75 years after Steinbeck's 'Grapes' the makers-takers fight goes on

    75 years after Steinbeck's 'Grapes' the makers-takers fight goes on
    As we approach the 75th anniversary of the publication of "The Grapes of Wrath," we are as concerned as ever with the subject of the increasing gap between the very rich and the other 99 percent of us. Due to our current Snapchat- and Twitter-sized...
  • Big turnout for 1 Million Cups first event at Rollins College

    Big turnout for 1 Million Cups first event at Rollins College
    More than 80 people turned out for the first 1 Million Cups Orlando event at Rollins College’s Bush Auditorium. The entrepreneur networking event hosted two startup companies, Skookoo and Party Tutor, the brainchild of 24-year-old UCF grad Brent...
  • Two Central Florida fathers launch toy company

    Two Central Florida fathers launch toy company
    Two Central Florida fathers with backgrounds in engineering and online games are developing a toy to teach math and science skills. Jeremy Scheinberg of Winter Park and Chris Harden of Apopka are both 39 and both have young kids. After participating...
  • Exhibit of sculptor Joshua Almond opens at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts

    Exhibit of sculptor Joshua Almond opens at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts
    MOUNT DORA — The fun part of looking at Joshua Almond's sculpture is trying to figure if he is looking at something from very close up or from very far away. One clue might be the title of his exhibit at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts,...
  • Woeful race tale in People's beauty, Nevada's 'beast'

    Woeful race tale in People's beauty, Nevada's 'beast'
    Let's title this, "Beauty and the Beast 2.0." First, the beautiful part … Since 1990, People magazine has named a Tinseltown A-lister its "Most Beautiful Person." For the honor's silver anniversary, the pop-culture bible anointed Lupita Nyong'o...
  • Chefs ready to celebrate Mom

    Chefs ready to celebrate Mom
    More than 75 million diners will be making reservations for Mother's Day dinner, according to the National Restaurant Association. Central Florida has many options for celebrating on May 11 with family and friends. Here is just a sampling of local...
  • On Mother's Day, a mom watches her son graduate

    On Mother's Day, a mom watches her son graduate
    On Mother's Day, Holly Tanyhill sat so high in the bleachers of Rollins College's Warden Arena that the words of the valedictorians and commencement speakers were barely audible: "life's a journey … grow up we must … I encourage you …...