Fall 2017 - Welcome Back Bonners - and WELCOME B7s!
We are excited to see all of your beautiful faces back on campus! Get ready for an exciting year and get ready to welcome the newest members of our Bonner family. Check out the B7 Bios under the "About" tab, "Meet the Bonners".
4/25/17: Bonner Year End Celebration and Senior Presentations of Learning
We said farewell to our Senior Bonners - our B2s - at the Third Annual Bonner Year End Celebration on Tuesday, April 25th. It was a gala evening as we celebrated our third graduating class of Bonners - true pioneers of our Bonner Program! The B3s gave their Senior Presentations of Learning and we were honored to have President Trible in attendance.
2/17/17 - 2/18/17: Second Year Exchange
Sophomore Bonners headed to the University of Richmond for their Second Year Exchange cornerstone experience. CNU, University of Richmond, Washington & Lee and Lynchburg College Bonners met for a weekend of camaraderie, collaboration, community building, and civic engagement activities. As part of the exchange, the Bonners attended the annual Active Citizens Conference held at the College of William & Mary which provided a wide-variety of civic engagement workshops and speakers.
12/31/16 - 1/6/17: Junior Journey to Ecuador
Junior Bonners rang in the New Year in Quito, Ecuador! The B4s spent a week in Quito at Casa Victoria, a local non-profit providing after school care to children. Bonners visited the Middle of the Earth, saw stunning panoramic views of Quito from Teleferico (pictured above), visited the Otavalo market and UDLA University, and spent a night in the countryside at Hosteleria San Francisco.
10/ 14/16 - 10/17/17: First Year Pilgrimage to Tennessee
The B6s went on their First Year Pilgrimage to Tennessee over fall break. They toured Nashville, Memphis and Chattanooga learning about community engagement through the "Four P's" lens.
Fall 2016 - Newport News 101
The freshman Bonners embark on a semester long study of their new home - Newport News. In addition to weekly meetings with Dr. Telly Whitfield, Assistant to the City Manager, Bonners went on two van tours of Newport News learning about the city, neighborhoods, community assets and challenges - as well as all of the amazing things Newport News has to offer. #lovenn