News & Updates
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.
A Holiday Feast
Canning with Kids
On October 16th, the 6th and 7th grade classes from Leatherwood Elementary in Perry County, piloted... [Read More]
Growing Goodness for Families
Our Grow Appalachia participants grew over 20,000 lbs. of organic produce this year to feed... [Read More]
Another Successful Market Year!
The Knott County Farmers Market wrapped up this month after its most successful season yet.... [Read More]
From Hobby to Business
Hindman Settlement School’s Foodways Program is committed to supporting the development of a local food... [Read More]
The Value of Generosity
When Executive Director Brent Hutchinson saw the impact and excitement of the Settlement’s Grow Appalachia... [Read More]
Sharing Cornbread Stories
Cornbread is a staple on many tables throughout the hills and hollers of central Appalachia,... [Read More]
Enjoying Some Dumplin’s & Dancin’!
On an unseasonably mild winter weekend, in this the early part of December, the bare,... [Read More]
Not your Grandma’s Chicken, but Close
Listening to folks reminisce on food memories, often brings up stories of wringing chicken necks,... [Read More]
Foodways, Which Way?
Some of you may be pondering what exactly is a foodway. Well, by definition a... [Read More]