Milestones



1910


 March

 

 

Hamilton Holt first visits Rollins College.

Hamilton Holt first visits Rollins College.
Holt returns to the Rollins campus from his summer home in Woodstock, CT.

 April 16

 

 

First “Orlando Day,” a program to integrate work of the College into its neighboring communities, is held.

 

 

  Second Knowles Hall is built.


1915



 January 13

 

 

Woman’s Club of Winter Park created.

Women's Club, 1924
Members of the Women's Club of Winter Park, pictured here with their spouses


1920



 December

 

 

Women’s Club of Winter Park building is completed.



1925



 

 

 

Hamilton Holt becomes eighth president of Rollins College.

Hamilton Holt, Rollins College
Hamilton Holt hard at work at his desk


 

 

Alumni Office is established and A.J. Hanna ’17 is elected executive secretary and editor of the Alumni Record.



1930



 

 

 

Mayflower Hall is built.

Rollins Hall, Rollins College
Rollins Hall

 

 

 

Pugsley Hall is built.

 

 

  Rollins Hall is dedicated.

 February

 

 

Tiedtke Tennis Complex is built.

 February 24

 

  Honorary degree awarded to Thomas Alva Edison.



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