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Passing the Artistic Touch

Indy Week "Durham artists and students team up for innovative training program " by Chris Vitiello Jared Nelson Lopez leans forward in his chair to concentrate. The Durham School of the Arts student moves a box of small, sculpted heads from his lap to the floor. Sitting...

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A New Chapter Begins…

When we are together as a community, we can change the world. Unfortunately, we are rarely in the same place outside of six weeks during the summer. As an organization, we strive to develop and provide the best quality programming for our students. Over the past...

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Intersections

The Durham Art Guild and Student U present "INTERSECTIONS," the inaugural exhibition of the Creative Mentorship Program in Room 100 Gallery at Golden Belt, June 3-26. Join us for the official opening on Friday, June 14th at 6:00pm! It is free to attend and you can RSVP here. ...

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Community Partner Excellence Award

UNC APPLES Service Learning Program presented Student U with the Community Partner Excellence Award. Over the past six years, Student U has partnered with APPLES to identify wonderful UNC-CH students to teach our middle schoolers. These 20 Student U teachers have been some of our...

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A Vision For Durham

A Vision for Durham Meet Student U's Executive Director Duke Chronicle, By Laurel Burk | March 26, 2013 Dan Kimberg draws me a picture. It’s a three-ringed bull’s eye. He scrawls “what” inside the outer ring; the next one he labels “how”; occupying the coveted center is “why.” We are...

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Dream Maker’s Recap

November 15, 2012 A rainy and cold November night proved to be a magical evening for our Dreamers and our Dream Makers.  Student U celebrated with our students and supporters at The Cookery for an evening of great food and great company. The atmosphere was glowing with Student U spirit as...

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