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Appalachian Teaching Project

Center of Appalachian Studies & Services

Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College


The Harlan County Project: Phase 15

With nine community partners (Appalshop, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, the Harlan Civic Center, the Robert E. Frazier Foundation, Harlan Tourism, Tri-Cities Tourism, the Higher Ground coalition, the STAY [Stay Together Appalachian Youth Project], and Harlan County Fiscal Court, students from the 2015 ATP class will plan and implement a regional youth conference called It's Good to Be Young in the Mountains. Goals of the project will include an increase in tourism, increased awareness of community assets, and developing leadership skills.

2015 ATP Proposal

SE Kentucky Community Live Presentation in Washington, D.C.

2015 ATP Final Report


Contact Information:

Mr. Robert Gipe
Appalachian Program Director
Professor of Humanities
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College 
700 College Road 
Cumberland, KY 40823 
Telephone: (606) 589-3130 


Previous Conference Participation
2014    2013    2012    2011    2010   2009

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