Graduate Name Class Year Last Name While at Hollins
Helen Gugenheim Jacobson

Helen Gugenheim Jacobson

(1908 – 2012) After graduation, Jacobson volunteered to be Hollins’ first publicity director and worked under the direction of Martha Louisa “Miss Matty” Cocke, Hollins’ second president. She later became a journalist for NBC Radio in New York City, for which she interviewed Eleanor Roosevelt. She spent much of her adult life volunteering for the temple in San Antonio for which her husband was the rabbi.…

1928

Gugenheim

Mary Terrell Joseph

Mary Terrell Joseph

A political science major, Joseph earned a J.D. from Louisiana State University in 1970. She was the first woman invited to practice with a large law firm in Baton Rouge. In 1983 she formed a new firm, Rubin, Curry, Colvin & Joseph, and has amassed more than 40 years of experience in the area of collections and creditors’ rights.…

1966

Terrell