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Rollins After Dark is a fascinating history of the eclectic program (and larger-than-life characters) that provided the underpinning of what would become today's Hamilton Holt School - the Rollins College evening program. Although 2019 is the Holt School's 60th anniversary, so-called "adult education" has been offered by the College for more than 80 years. In Rollins After Dark, Randy Noles presents an engaging and entertaining account of the development of the Hamilton Holt School at Rollins College. From a series of popular public spectacles focusing on diverse topics, to a serious academic program for degree-seeking, nontraditional students, the evolution of adult education at Rollins includes some of the most innovative thinkers of the 20th century. This roller-coaster narrative demonstrates that, over the decades, many of the most interesting things that have happened at the picture-postcard college have happened at night.
Winter Park, Florida
Hamilton Holt, Rollins College History, Hamilton Holt School, Winter Park, Florida, Patricia A. Brown, Micahel McLeod
Adult and Continuing Education | Higher Education | Liberal Studies | United States History | University Extension
Noles, Randy, "Rollins After Dark: The Hamilton Holt School's Nontraditional Journeys" (2019). Books about Rollins College. 16.