MENU
category: Campus News

Carson-Newman’s Les Amies holds February meeting

Pictured (left to right) are Dr. Peggy Hypes, president of Les Amies; Lauren Sharpe, Carson-Newman student and Bonner scholar; Chad Williams, C-N’s Bonner Center director, and Dr. Naomi Larsen, associate provost.

Pictured (left to right) are Dr. Peggy Hypes, president of Les Amies; Lauren Sharpe, Carson-Newman student and Bonner scholar; Chad Williams, C-N’s Bonner Center director, and Dr. Naomi Larsen, associate provost.

(Feb. 10, 2014) – Carson-Newman University’s Les Amies recently held its February meeting on campus. The morning event featured a presentation about Carson-Newman’s Bonner program. Bonner Center Director Chad Williams discussed the purpose of the service-minded program as well as the difference between social justice and charity.

For over three decades, Les Amies has served as a connection between Carson-Newman and the Jefferson City community. The women’s group annually awards the Brona Maddox Les Amies Scholarship to a female student from Jefferson County.

For more information, or to learn how to get involved, contact Dr. Peggy Hypes at 865-471-3309.

Previous Post

Carson-Newman debuts commercial during Sochi Olympics

Next Post

“Mississippi Remixed” documentary spotlights Carson-Newman president

Related Posts

  • Campus News

    Carson-Newman partners with Brentwood Benson in new music project release

    A new music collection release features the vocal talents of Carson-Newman University students. “The Modern Hymn Project,” a partnership between Carson-Newman and Nashville’s Brentwood Benson publishing, contains 10 hymns and […]

  • Campus News

    Nursing Department welcomes “stuffy” patients during inaugural Teddy Bear Clinic

    It was a busy Thursday morning at the Drama and Ted Russell Center on Carson-Newman University’s campus. Home to C-N’s Nursing Department, the bustling center welcomed some unusual patients in […]

  • Campus News

    Carson-Newman awarded safety grant from the state

    A recent grant awarded to Carson-Newman University will make a safe campus even safer, according to Doug Cochran, director of C-N’s Department of Public Safety. The Higher Education Safety Grant […]