News & Updates

DAR Connection

Welcome to our news hub for all things Appalachia. You’ll find a little bit of everything here, from articles about dyslexia and student success stories to gardening tips, folk music and craft tidbits, campus updates, and more.

2017-18 Annual Report

Some of my favorite memories are in my grandmother’s kitchen when she and my aunts... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Teaching Traditional Arts

As autumn slowly brings its changes to our surroundings here on Troublesome Creek, the Traditional... [Read More]

Written By Sam Gleaves

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Canning with Kids

On October 16th, the 6th and 7th grade classes from Leatherwood Elementary in Perry County, piloted... [Read More]

Written By Jason Brashear

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Growing Goodness for Families

Our Grow Appalachia participants grew over 20,000 lbs. of organic produce this year to feed... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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Teaching Kids Cursive

One of the things we have always focused on in our dyslexia after-school and summer... [Read More]

Written By Ola Pigman

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Announcing New Board Leadership

Hindman Settlement School recently welcomed eight new members to its board of directors and advisory board.... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Keeping Families Safe, Warm, & Dry

SWAP (Sharing With Appalachian People) is a home repair program of Mennonite Central Committee Great... [Read More]

Written By Lou Pirozzi-Erb

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Another Successful Market Year!

The Knott County Farmers Market wrapped up this month after its most successful season yet.... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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An Opening Celebration!

August 5th doubled as a birthday party and a ribbon-cutting event for Hindman Settlement School.... [Read More]

Written By Josh Mullins

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Settlement Unveils Portraits of Founders

One hundred and sixteen years ago, two Daughters of the American Revolution saw it in... [Read More]

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Hindman and Bread Loaf

Hindman Settlement School has always been about transformation in the lives of people who call... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Welcome Jordan!

We are thrilled to welcome Jordan Collins to the Hindman Settlement School family! This summer... [Read More]

Written By Josh Mullins

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