Batten Class of 2022
Scholarship Leadership Stewardship
The Batten Honors College of Virginia Wesleyan inspires, engages, and prepares academically talented students to become impactful leaders, and environmental stewards in the global community. Through small classes, personalized instruction, and especially purposeful, faculty-student interaction, the Batten Honors College equips students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of an ethical and influential global citizen who understands the interdependence of society, culture, and the natural world.
Why the Batten Honors College?
- Financial Support
- Living/Learning Community
- Interdisciplinary Seminars
- Service Learning
- Advanced Experiential Learning
- Honors Capstone Course
Nov 14-16, 2019
Feb 13-15, 2020
March 5-7, 2020
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.