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Updates from Duke Youth Academy for Christian Formation

Duke Youth Academy for Christian Formation alumni and former staff are invited to help celebrate the program’s 10th anniversary June 24–26 at the Divinity School. Above, 2009 DYA participants at Camp Chestnut Ridge.Student applications are due March 15 for this year’s Duke Youth Academy for Christian Formation, June 19–July 2, 2011, at the Divinity School. Now in its 11th year, the academy brings rising high school juniors and seniors from across the nation and from diverse denominations to the Duke campus to participate in intentional Christian community. The academy includes classes with Divinity School faculty, service in the Durham community, worship in the Christian tradition, and exploration of the arts and ancient prayer practices. Student scholarships are available. For information or to apply, see DYA Applications or contact

Good Work: DYA 10th Anniversary Celebration

In honor of DYA’s 10th anniversary, all former students and staff are invited to campus June 24–26 to enjoy a celebratory dinner; hear comments from Divinity School faculty Fred Edie, J. Kameron Carter, Amy Laura Hall, and Stanley Hauerwas; re-engage with worship and other academy practices; and learn more about the Divinity School’s new youth ministry initiatives. For details, visit DYA 10th Anniversary Celebration »