“We have never been represented by somebody like me, with this voice, with the communities that I am bringing in.”
The events of 2020, from the outbreak of the pandemic to the uprising after the murder of George Floyd, sparked
The hardest part of the work Women’s Foundation is doing, Perez adds, is “changing the hearts and minds of people who do not see the barriers up close. Unless we change hearts and minds, actions won’t follow.”
“This experience was core to shaping my identity.”
“[We are working] towards creating an entire region of adults who understand what children need and how to provide it for them.”
Post–School Shooting Guide, Tech Gaps
“We punish those who are already victims of their own circumstances and put them into even worse circumstances.”
Last spring, I was aboard a student research vessel with fellow college students to conduct research projects that ranged from phytoplankton studies to plastics and biological surveys.
Education about climate change has been largely nonexistent in K–12 schools until recently.
Parents recognized that their children were displaying behavioral problems at school, but not at home. I realized there was a problem bigger than they even knew.
The Minnesota Senate districts that need to be convinced to fund state-mandated special education.
Our annual summer guide with at least 80 camps, internships, work opportunities, and scholarships