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13
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars – July 2018 – Day Five

Day five of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our Scholars began their day with more time learning about engineering, healthcare, and civic engagement. In their engineering major, Scholars studied mechanical engineering. They built LEGO robots with small engines and raced them. In their healthcare major, Scholars traveled to the Lake Cumberland Regional […]

 
12
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars – July 2018 – Day Four

Day four of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! This morning, our Scholars got the chance to hear from Natalie Vickous, the Director of Civic Engagement and Student Leadership at Lindsey Wilson College. She spoke to the students about becoming leaders on their college campus, and the Bonner Scholars Program at Lindsey Wilson […]

 
11
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars – July 2018 – Day Three

Day three of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our scholars began their day by participating in an Entrepreneurship Training Session with Dr. Peter Hackbert of Berea College and his students in his Entrepreneurship for the Public Good Program. They were taught about a wide variety of topics related to business and entrepreneurship. Some […]

 
10
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars – July 2018 – Day Two

Day two of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our scholars began their day by discussing community service. After they return home from Lindsey Wilson College, each Rogers Scholar completes a community service project in their own home area. Scholars discussed the projects they plan to implement when they return home. Scholars heard […]

 
09
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars – July 2018 – Day One

Day one of our second Rogers Scholars camp of the summer! Rising eleventh-grade students are spending five days on the campus of Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia, Kentucky. Scholars and parents were welcomed to Lindsey Wilson College by The Center for Rural Development Staff and administrators of Lindsey Wilson College. Lonnie Lawson, President & CEO […]

 
02
Jul
2018

Rogers Scholars Week 2 July 8-13, 2018 – Instructions for Camp

As summer vacation begins, I hope you are looking forward to your participation in the Rogers Scholars program. The time is fast approaching when you will be joining us in Columbia, and we are very excited as that date nears! This information is designed to provide you with all the information you need in order […]

 
29
Jun
2018

Rogers Scholars – June 2018 – Day Five

Day five of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our Scholars began their day with more time learning about engineering, healthcare, and civic engagement. In their engineering major, Scholars studied mechanical engineering. They built LEGO robots with small engines and raced them. In their healthcare major, Scholars learned the ins and outs of […]

 
28
Jun
2018

Rogers Scholars – June 2018 – Day Four

Day four of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! This morning, our Scholars got the chance to hear from Natalie Vickous, the Director of Civic Engagement and Student Leadership at Lindsey Wilson College. She spoke to the students about becoming leaders on their college campus, and the Bonner Scholars Program at Lindsey Wilson […]

 
27
Jun
2018

Rogers Scholars – June 2018 – Day Three

Day three of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our scholars began their day by participating in an Entrepreneurship Training Session with Dr. Peter Hackbert of Berea College and his students in his Entrepreneurship for the Public Good Program. They were taught about a wide variety of topics related to business and entrepreneurship. Some […]

 
26
Jun
2018

Rogers Scholars – June 2018 – Day Two

Day two of our Rogers Scholars camp at Lindsey Wilson College! Our scholars began their day by traveling to Asbury University to participate in teambuilding activities. They learned to build their leadership and communication skills through challenging teambuilding activities. After lunch, students completed a ropes course facilitated by the Asbury University Adventure Leadership Program. We […]

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