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.

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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Arts First Aid in Knott County

Throughout the month of April, students at Knott Central High School will be immersed in... [Read More]

Written By Sam Gleaves

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What’s Cooking at Agrilachia

Here’s what’s been cooking at Agrilachia this past month! Bread Making Class Corey Terry, our... [Read More]

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Writing Home

I first came to the Appalachian Writers Workshop in 2010, and my first workshop was... [Read More]

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Bring On Spring!

On my family farm, the frogs came early this year. Spring peepers and even bullfrogs started bellowing 2 weeks ago, a reassuring sound that spring-time... [Read More]

Written By Jason Brashear

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Farmer/Writer

I’ve got a bit of an unusual job here at the Hindman Settlement School. After... [Read More]

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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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Grow Appalachia & Agrilachia Prepares for Spring

It’s been five years since the Hindman Settlement School first partnered with Berea College to... [Read More]

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DAR Spotlight: Becky Elam

Hindman Settlement School is fortunate to have the generous, faithful support of DAR members from... [Read More]

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Howell Named 2019 USA Fellow in Writing

Hindman Settlement School is pleased to announce that our James Still Writer-In-Residence, Rebecca Gayle Howell,... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Announcing Chefs’ Night!

It is a pleasure to announce our inaugural Chefs’ Night gala at the University of... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Infusing Art Into The Classroom

For the 2018-2019 school year, Hindman Settlement School is fortunate to be a contractor for... [Read More]

Written By Nicole Musgrave

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