BNB Living Learning Communities

  • What is the Pre-Med LLC?

    February 8, 2014

    The Pre-Med Living Learning Community (usually called the LLC) is a community of like-minded first-year students who are Pre-Med at Truman. Within this community we focus on the success of the residents, and programming to help adjust to the first year at college. We do fun events such as touring the medical school, and various […]

  • Pre-Med Presentation with Mrs. O’Brien

    November 11, 2013

    Recently, the Pre-Med LLC had a speaker from AT Still University come and present to us about the admissions viewpoint of their specific university, and also the credentials needed to get into their medical school and others. We learned quite a bit about ATSU from the presentation, and also what we needed to be working […]

  • kirksville elementary school’s annual fun night

    October 5, 2013

    On Saturday, October 5th, the LLC took a trip to Kirksville Elementary School. Here we helped serve the concession stand at an annual carnival the PTO organizes that raises over $9,000 for Kirksville schools! This is our second year in a row volunteering at this event and it was just as fun as the last […]

  • hope’s kitchen

    September 28, 2013

    On Saturday, September 28th, members of the 2013-2014 Service LLC volunteered at their first event! At Hope’s Kitchen we cooked up a delicious taco salad meal and then served it to over 200 people in the Kirksville community. Here are some pictures from our day!

  • the service llc is back in action

    August 30, 2013

    The Service LLC is back in action! It is our goal to reach out to both those on campus and those in the Kirksville community through different service events. We volunteer one Saturday each month at events we call Saturdays of Service. This blog houses our reflections and pictures from the service we complete as […]

  • dig into reading

    May 8, 2013


  • starting a chain reaction

    May 2, 2013

    I was sitting at the Pay It Forward booth in the SUB during the first shift of the morning. Students were walking past us, folks were standing in line right across from us to get their coffee, and things were moving very slowly over at our table. One adult from Reslife signed the pledge on […]

  • real winners

    May 1, 2013

    On a bright Saturday this April I had the chance to volunteer as a buddy at the Special Olympics here on campus. This was one of my favorite service events that I’ve participated in this year! One of my friends and I were paired with an athlete, who we spent the entire afternoon with. We […]

  • paying it forward

    April 30, 2013

    I served at the Pay it Forward table for a half hour or so and was amazed at how many people didn’t know about the Pay it Forward movement. To be able to share that concept with others and get them excited about doing good things for others gives me hope for our generation and […]