What’s New With Student U

Moments – We Are College-Bound

Moments by Holly Guss, Student U College Advisor We are 10 days away from College Signing Day.  10 days.  So close.  This day is perhaps the biggest celebration of the year for the Student U community.  On this day, we will witness the Class of 2015 declare...

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Duke University

Duke University By Ms. Tara-Marie: Middle School Year Round Program Family Head Standing in Cameron Indoor Stadium with my friends while the Duke’s Men’s Basketball team came from behind to claim the NCAA Championship was exhilarating. It was the first time that I put on a Duke...

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Choosing Faith over Fear

Choose Faith over Fear         by Dan Kimberg How can we choose faith over fear when there is so much to be afraid of? Last week a noose was hung in front of Duke University’s student center. This symbol of hatred, racism, and evil was...

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Super Izzy: The Power of Belief

“If you could have one superpower, what would it be? What would you do? Why?” Izeria H., a seventh grader here at Student U, was asked to respond to this question last week in her Language Arts class.  A question that is often asked in ice-breakers,...

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Our Beloved Community: Why Student U?

Why Student U? by Alexandra Zagbayou, High School Program Director Over the past couple of week's we've been doing interviews with various people interested in working for Student U. The best part of the conversations have been the when people ask us: Why do you love working for...

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550 Dreams: Student U Welcomes Our Class of 2022

by Bettina Umstead, Middle School Program Director   Each week, a member of our community writes a reflection about Student U, our community, and notable moments and events that affect us all. This week, Bettina Umstead reflects on the new student welcome dinner Student U held last Wednesday...

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