Student U Blog

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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2014 High School Program Highlights

9th + 10th Grade  We know that the hike to college is steep, but our students proved this summer that anything is possible with enough hard work and determination. The 9th graders started their summer by taking a trip south to Atlanta, Georgia. Our students had the opportunity...

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