Common Ground on the Hill's Traditions Weeks program provides participants with an enriched experience in the arts. With roughly 275 weeklong workshops offered and participants enrolled in up to five workshops per week, Traditions Weeks represents an opportunity to immerse oneself with hands-on learning in an artistic environment.
Workshops include a wide variety of music, visual arts, dance, writing, film, and other artistic disciplines; in addition to, discussion classes on current issues, world language and culture, food and cooking, human arts, and more. Our participants and instructors alike have described the experience as life-changing.
Common Ground on the Hill provides full scholarships for veterans to attend the Traditions Weeks summer workshops at McDaniel College in Maryland. Veterans seeking scholarships will be asked to complete an application.