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.

Wendell Berry & 40th Writers’ Workshop

Kentucky farmer and author, Wendell Berry, will deliver the Jim Wayne Miller/James Still Keynote Address... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Dyslexia Program Winter Update

Hey there!  This is Melissa with the Hindman Settlement School’s Dyslexia Reading Lab at Hindman... [Read More]

Written By Melissa Baker

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A Look Back: Rainy Days at Hindman

It has been a gloomy, wet week here on the Hindman Settlement School campus.  From... [Read More]

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Donor Spotlight: Col. Aaron Ogden Chapter DAR

In the Spring of 2015 we received a call from a chapter regent in Garden... [Read More]

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Folk Arts Program Fall Update

We have had a very busy Fall in the Folk Arts Program! Hindman Settlement School,... [Read More]

Written By Sam Gleaves

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2016 Annual Report

Hindman Settlement School has always been about more than numbers and trends. The legacy of... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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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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