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Minnesota Focuses on Seeing Trauma

“It is a way of being. It is not really a program. We are integrating skill sets on how to interact with each other.”

  • 09/20/2021

Circle of Grandmothers

An image is never just an image, it means so many things all at the same time.

  • 06/26/2021


Belonging; Together consists of 15 portraits of womxn of color from Minnesota, highlighting reflections of beauty, representation, and connection. The

  • 04/26/2021
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VIEW: Three Stories of the Hard Kind of Love

What might love for place teach us about the people whom we learn to ignore?

  • 02/22/2021

Ileana Mejia: Community Care

Reflections on How We Measure Our Value

  • 05/26/2020

Anika Fajardo: Family Ties

Minnesota author shares from her book “Magical Realism for Non-Believers”

  • 05/26/2020

Putting the Healthy Into Sexuality

Montoya-Barthelemy is passionate about helping communities find a holistic approach to sexual and reproductive health. As she puts it, “Sexual health is life force.”

  • 11/26/2019

2018 Changemaker: Maria Regan Gonzalez

Mayor-elect Maria Regan Gonzalez of Richfield grew up in two different worlds. One was her full-time home in Janesville, Wisconsin, where she and

  • 12/01/2018

Diversified workforce

We talk about Latinos as the workforce of tomorrow … but in policy-making there is limited intentional direction about how to engage those groups.

  • 11/01/2016

Sen. Melisa Franzen: Tackling the status quo

Young Puerto Rican mother steps out of boxes in Minnesota Senate

  • 10/01/2016

Patricia Torres Ray: Primed for power

“If you’re going to work with me, you’re going to have a big plan for the future.”

  • 10/02/2014

Twin sisters, dual identities: Augsburg students Mayra and Miriam Medina Macias embrace two cultures

“Where are you from?” is generally an easy enough question to answer – unless you are Mayra or Miriam Medina

  • 01/01/2014