College celebrates Hollerans' $2.5 million gift to the Holleran Center

Connecticut College celebrated a $2.5 million gift from trustee emerita Carolyn Holleran ’60 and Jerry Holleran GP ’07 to the Center in a public program and reception on Oct. 18, 2017 in the Chu Room, Shain Library. The Hollerans’ generous gift is earmarked to strengthen the center that bears their name, the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy. The gift also provides $100,000 for the Connecticut College Fund to help meet the immediate needs of all students, faculty and the College.

PICA Conference April 7, 2018

The College community comes together Saturday, April 8, for the Holleran Center’s annual Program in Community Action (PICA) Conference. Holleran Center PICA scholars from the Class of 2018 present their senior integrative work and research in a series of panel discussions in the College Center at Crozier-Williams. View the 2018 Holleran Center PICA Conference Schedule (pdf).

Holleran Center 20th Anniversary Celebration

On Friday, April 8, 2016, the Holleran Center for Community Action and Public Policy celebrated its 20th anniversary.

View a slideshow of the Holleran Center gala.

Alumni, current students, faculty, staff and friends of the Center gathered to honor the founding members, former directors, long-time community partners and the Holleran family.