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Dan’Tayia Marable

October 23, 2017

Dan’Tayia Marable is a Biology major with minors in Chemistry and African and African-American Diaspora Studies. The social justice issues in which Dan’Tayia focuses on through her community partner are education and more directly closing the school to prison pipeline, as … Read more

Tiffany Turner

October 17, 2017

Tiffany Turner is a senior Public Policy major with minors in Social and Economic Justice and Marine Science. Over the last three years with Bonner Leaders, Tiffany was partnered with TABLE, a Carrboro nonprofit that provides healthy, emergency food aid to children … Read more

Kamille Vargas

October 17, 2017

Kamille Vargas graduated from Myers Park High School in Charlotte, North Carolina. Vargas worked as a Karate Teacher Assistant at family development center, volunteered for Beverly Woods Elementary’s Mother and Son Carnival, Santa’s Bag, Ronald McDonald House, and Centro Medico Latino’s … Read more

Deanelle Thompson

October 17, 2017

Deanelle Thompson is a senior Political Science and Spanish double major with a minor in Cognitive Science. As a Bonner Senior Intern, Deanelle assists in leading and managing the Bonner Leaders Program. Deanelle previously worked with community partner RENA to address … Read more


October 17, 2017

Blackspace provides free Pan-African centered social entrepreneurship and digital media resources for local youth. Blackspace also works with a team of Artivists to teach workshops in beat making, computer graphics, videography, radio, spoken word and puppetry with a particular focus … Read more

Refugee Community Partnership

October 17, 2017

Refugee Community Partnership is a community-driven organization working to build unique, holistic, and comprehensive support infrastructure for relocated families. All of Refugee Community Partnership’s initiatives are born out of grassroots community assessments; from the start, they have listened. Through community … Read more

Anayancy Estacio-Manning

October 16, 2017

Anayancy Estacio-Manning is from Fayetteville, North Carolina and attended Cross Creek Early College High School before going to UNC-Chapel Hill. In high school, Anayancy was captain of the Quiz Bowl team, Beta Club Vice President, Spanish Club president and a member … Read more

Alyssa Worthem

October 16, 2017

Alyssa Worthem is a first-year student interested in studying Environmental Studies, Political Science, and Spanish. Alyssa graduated from William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois, where she was an officer of National Honor Society, Spanish Student of the Year, and Director … Read more

Areej Hussein

October 16, 2017

Areej Hussein is a sophomore Bonner Leader pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Public Health and Nutrition on the Pre-Medical track. Areej is partnered with SCALE to address issues of injustice in the education system. Areej serves underrepresented students in grades … Read more