BHC Students in Alaska

Environmental Stewardship Global Engagement Leadership


The Batten Honors College of Virginia Wesleyan recruits high-achieving students and equips them to be problem solvers who are environmentally-conscious, strategic-thinking global citizens, ethically-bound to bettering their community and the world.


Why the Batten Honors College?

  • Financial Support
  • Living/Learning Community
  • Interdisciplinary Seminars
  • Service Learning
  • Advanced Experiential Learning
  • Honors Capstone Course

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Scholarship Competition
Application Deadlines

November 17-18, 2022
(Application Deadline is October 28, 2022)

February 9-10, 2023
(Application Deadline is January 20, 2023)

March 9-10, 2023
(Application Deadline is February 17, 2023)

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Global Residency

Amanda Gerni '19 in Haines, Alaska, summer 2016.

Societies and Resources from Local Practices to Global Impact

This course examines the ways that societies adapt to and transform the natural environment. Journey from the ancient cities of Chichen Itza and Ek-Balam and explore the co-evolutionary process by which man transforms and is transformed by the natural environment.

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BHC Student Spotlight

Jenna Whitener '21

Sophie Gonzales '21
Environmental Studies & Communication
Virginia Beach, VA

 

Read Sophie's story  More Batten Scholars

 


Batten Honors College Competition, November 2022

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