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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.

DAR Spotlight: Conejo Valley Chapter NSDAR

Ever eager to tell of our story and successes at Hindman Settlement School, Josh Mullins... [Read More]

Written By Brian Shannon

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The 2019 Sunshine School Tour: 1st Stop, Hindman Settlement School!

     The 2019 Sunshine School Tour was a tour in which 200+ members of... [Read More]

Written By Austyn Caudill

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Continental Congress Contributions

We here at the Settlement School are extremely humbled and appreciative of the outpouring of... [Read More]

Written By Isabelle Ryerson

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Volunteer Spotlight: Hart Chapter NSDAR

On the eve of Independence Day, the Hart Chapter NSDAR, located in Winchester, Kentucky, concluded... [Read More]

Written By Jordan Collins

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Shortly after starting at Hindman Settlement School, I was put to task with sourcing a... [Read More]

Written By Jason Brashear

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Hutchinson Named Obama Fellow

Hindman Settlement School’s Executive Director Selected for Obama Foundation Fellowship Dr. Brent Hutchinson among diverse... [Read More]

Written By Josh Mullins

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Dyslexia Program Spring Update

It seems like the beginning of the school year was only yesterday but the rush... [Read More]

Written By Ola Pigman

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Refreshing Campus

Over the past two years we’ve shared a lot of updates about the construction of... [Read More]

Written By Linda Jones

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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]

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