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Board Spotlight: Colby Hall

We continue sharing the latest appointments to our Board of Directors with the introduction of Colby Hall, Executive Director of Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR). Meet Colby Hall Colby Hall is the current Executive Director of Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR), coming onboard in November of 2020. Colby was born and raised in Eastern Kentucky, and he’s grateful for …

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Student Success: Andrea & Liam

Each day in partner public schools across southeastern Kentucky, our ReadingCorps tutors work with students to teach fundamental reading skills. Our curriculum is designed to aid in word identification, word attack (the ability to decode, pronounce, and understand unfamiliar words), and passage comprehension. Periodically, we showcase some of the students who are making great strides …

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House and Gipe to Facilitate Spring Writers Retreats

Troublesome Creek Writers Retreats are a time for folks to gather in community with each other, spend time in conversation with a respected and published facilitator, and work independently on their respective writing projects. Unlike a workshop where there are formal classes, discussion, and critique of pieces, these retreats are loosely structured so that attendees can focus …

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Board Spotlight: Aurelia Radulescu

We continue sharing the latest appointments to our Board of Directors with the introduction of Aurelia Radulescu, an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and by the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Meet Dr. Aurelia Radulescu Aurelia was born and raised in the beautiful …

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