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.

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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Introducing Isabelle

We are thrilled to introduce Isabelle Ryerson as the newest member of the Settlement’s Advancement... [Read More]

Written By Jordan Collins

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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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Life of Brian

Brian grew up in Muhlenburg County and graduated from Georgetown College with a B.A. in Communications. After leaving Georgetown, he spent four years in Pikeville;... [Read More]

Written By Jordan Collins

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Dread

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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Tell The World, “I’m Coming Home”

I am more than happy to announce that I am serving the Hindman Settlement School... [Read More]

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I am an Obama Fellow

How does one even begin to describe what it feels like to be recognized on... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Foodways Fresh-faced Farmhands

The Foodways program has just taken three fresh, new faces into its fold. Please, help us welcome them to the Hindman Settlement School team! Kyle... [Read More]

Written By Jordan Collins

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Arts First Aid in Knott County

As the spring school term comes to a close, we are celebrating the completion of... [Read More]

Written By Sam Gleaves

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Building Community at the Farmers Market

The Knott County Farmers Market is opening early this year! At the request of the... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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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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