The Duke Youth Academy is a year-long program for young people to live in Christ and to think deeply about being Christian. It combines a week-long residency on the Duke University campus with a year of continuing mentorship, practice, and online community.
Residency: June 18-24, 2017
Year of Mentorship: June 2017 – June 2018
50% of students who attend youth theology programs like DYA go on to work in ministry or say they are likely to do so
Zac Workun (M.Div ‘14), our community practices ministry coordinator, is the associate pastor at Southern Hills Baptist Church, Tulsa, Okla. […]
In the 2003 hit musical Wicked, there’s this wonderful song describing the friendship between the Wicked Witch Elphaba and Glenda […]
Garrett DeGraffenreid, DYA ’15, shared this sermon on July 24 at Tulsa University at the Synod Youth Workshop for the […]
“DYA gave me some of my greatest friends, my toughest faith questions, and assurance I'm not alone in the world trying to figure things out.”