Bonner Center for Civic Engagement Feature Stories

Chris Mitchell by a flowering tree in front of the Humanities Building
April 16, 2024
Paying it forward
First-generation college student shares his knowledge of college with his Latinx high school mentees.
University of Richmond Habitat chapter
February 5, 2024
Habitat returns home to UR
Students revive UR's Habitat for Humanity chapter. Their 100 members include a Spider who helped build her own family's Habitat house.
Students at one of the campus events are hosted by the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement and the MLK Celebration Committee.
January 12, 2024
Contemplating MLK's inspiring words
Drawing from the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on campus, local leaders and UR community members discuss what it means to "commit to humanity."
Jillian Yates
November 13, 2023
Jillian Yates, ’24

A Burhans Civic Fellowship provides biology major new perspectives and teaching experience in Indonesia.

May 26, 2023
Soaring with SOAR365

Volunteers help the Richmond nonprofit provide life-fulfilling opportunities for those with disabilities.

April 18, 2023
Briseily Cejudo, ‘25
As a Bonner Scholar at Art for the Journey, biology major supports creative experiences for all generations in Richmond.