JESS COOLEY is our 2020 Barksdale Award winner! Jess has won $5,000 to travel the Chiquitanía in Bolivia on motorcycle. The Chiquitanía is an arid forest in eastern Bolivia that serves as Bolivia’s natural barrier against global warming, and recently suffered devastating fires as did the Brazilian Amazon and the Australian bushlands. From August to October […]
The 2020 Freshman Ventures Retreat was held at the Jackson Avenue Center on Saturday, February 1st. Twenty-seven teams presented videos of their trips and addressed this year’s question: WHAT UNITES US? Congratulations to the two winning teams! Alexz Carpenter, Shaddia Lee, Rabria Moore, Joh’nis Randall, and Jessica Wilson traveled to Washington, D.C. Eboni Eddins, Kelly […]
Thanks to the Honors Senate for hosting a fun afternoon of conversation and tasty floats in the honors college kitchen!