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High School 360

High School 360

Hey, 9th graders…do you want to: Learn more about how best to leverage your 4 years of high school? Meet and be inspired by other students who were only in your shoes a few years ago? Gain tools and tips on navigating high school life?   Join us at High School 360, powered by DYLN!…

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Gathering with a purpose: Jeffersonian Dinner at DYLN

Gathering with a purpose: Jeffersonian Dinner at DYLN

At our December session, we had our very first Jeffersonian Dinner at DYLN. We shared, listened and inspired with our stories. Exposing Scholars to new and different ways to engage and interact allows them to become more compassionate, knowledgeable and empathic individuals. The tradition of a Jeffersonian Dinner began at the home of Thomas Jefferson…

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PechaKucha…what’s that?

PechaKucha…what’s that?

We are always seeking new, innovative ways for Scholars to tell their stories, share ideas and unleash some creative spirit. So, what is PechaKucha? PechaKucha is the Japanese word for chit-chat. It is a presentation format that was devised by Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham of¬†Klein Dytham Architecture¬†where speakers present 20 slides for 20 seconds…

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New at DYLN… Mentor Huddles

New at DYLN… Mentor Huddles

We, at DYLN, believe in constant reinvention. We question everything we do, leave no stones unturned. Can we find more opportunities for students and mentors to chat, bond and engage? Our answer: a mentor huddle. These are casual gatherings around particular topics which the DYLN Scholars told us were important to them. Yesterday, we had…

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