Rollins Magazine Spring 2018

From the ways the College prepares students to tackle the jobs of the future to how a field study in Costa Rica readies the next leaders in conservation, explore the Spring 2018 issue of Rollins magazine.

Craft Commune

Rachel Simmons ’97’s printmaking studio is a hotbed of collaborative creation.
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Space to Explore

At Rollins, Rebecca Charbonneau ’16 found her way back to her first love through the unlikeliest of routes. Find out how that rekindled passion led her to one of the world’s most prestigious postgraduate scholarships and a PhD program at Cambridge University.
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Building Opportunity

Jose Fernandez ’92 is a guiding voice in the Central Florida community and beyond, both as a business leader and a pillar of giving back.
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Captain Cardiac

Dr. Eric Harrison ’64 wants to change the way the medical community thinks about heart health. He might just save your life in the process.
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The Pull of Public Service

How a volunteer-minded Californian found a passion for policy at Rollins and became one of America’s most dynamic public servants.
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Future Proof Education

The job landscape in the year 2030 is a complete mystery. And that begs the question: How do you prepare students for careers that don’t even exist yet?
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Sustainable Roots

Environmental studies professor Barry Allen has been leading field studies to Costa Rica for more than two decades, each year preparing his students to become the next leaders of conservation.
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In Concert

A budding partnership between the Rollins music department and Full Sail is paying dividends for students from the neighboring institutions.
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The Fantastic Dr. Fuse

Physics professor Chris Fuse parlayed his love of the fantastical into a career in science and now uses that passion to inspire his students.
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What I’ve Learned: Richard Spencer ’76

The former Rollins student-body president and 76th secretary of the Navy reflects on a lifetime of leadership.
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