Steffi Colao '19 is one of the most experienced volunteers in the Hop's START (Students Teaching in the Arts) program, which matches Dartmouth student volunteers with local 1st-8th grade classrooms to teach core curriculum through the arts. Steffi has volunteered in five classrooms in a variety of subjects ranging from democracy to grit (like mental toughness). What first attracted you to do START? At my studio at home, I worked as an assistant instructor for children's workshops and summer camps, so START seemed like a perfect fit. I was looking for a way to participate in arts-based … [Read more...]
About Caroline Filan ’18
Hometown: Alpharetta, GA
Major: Biomedical Engineering; minor: Native American Studies
Internship: Students Teaching in the Arts (START)
As a Hop intern, I'm very excited to get new students involved in START. Since I began teaching my sophomore year, it has been one of the highlights of my time at Dartmouth, and I hope to allow more students to share those experiences.