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 Look Back: Autumn at Hindman, 1955

As the leaves fall and blanket our campus in shades of red and gold, you... [Read More]

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Sharing With Appalachian People

SWAP (Sharing With Appalachian People) is a service program of the Mennonite Central Committee that provides... [Read More]

Written By Lou Pirozzi-Erb

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Warm Soup on a Chili Day

Mornings have become cool and crisp, while the afternoons hug you like a warm blanket.... [Read More]

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Hindman Hosts NSDAR Schools Tour

Hindman Settlement School was thrilled to host the first stop of the DAR School Tour... [Read More]

Written By Josh Mullins

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DAR at Hindman: A Look Back

This weekend Hindman Settlement School has the pleasure of hosting over 150 members of the National... [Read More]

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Donor Spotlight: Louisa St. Clair Chapter DAR

The members of the Louisa St. Clair Chapter DAR of Grosse Point, Michigan have provided... [Read More]

Written By Josh Mullins

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Dyslexia Program Fall Update

Hi there!  This is Ola with the Settlement School’s Dyslexia Program.  We had a great... [Read More]

Written By Ola Pigman

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New Outreach for Local Youth

Hey! Lola here, Appalachian Scholars Program School-Based Coordinator. We have lots of exciting programs here... [Read More]

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Winter Is Coming!

Hello, hello! This is Ashton here, the new Grow Appalachia VISTA at the Hindman Settlement... [Read More]

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Gardening With Students

This summer we experimented with something new! For about 35 years, the Hindman Settlement School... [Read More]

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