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Multitalented JD Steele keeps pushing the creative envelope

Multitalented JD Steele keeps pushing the creative envelope

Oct. 31 | His latest project: a dance opera score blending Black and Indian genres    By Dwight Hobbes Contributing Writer   JD Steele is, of course, even if you have been hiding under a rock, a household name in Twin Cities’ music and, by extension,...

Local chapter of National Black Nurses organizes festive gathering

Local chapter of National Black Nurses organizes festive gathering

Mar. 27 |   Eliminating health disparities high on their agenda   By Robin James Contributing Writer   Stepping into Spring with the “Minnesota Black Nurses Association” was the joyous theme at the organization’s first annual gala on Saturday,...

HealthPartners’ new diversity leader

HealthPartners’ new diversity leader

Nov. 21 |   Tonya Jackman Hampton faces racism, promotes inclusiveness   By Elizabeth Ellis Contributing Writer     This past September, HealthPartners appointed Tonya Jackman Hampton the organization’s new senior director of diversity,...

Deconstructing the school-to-prison pipeline

Deconstructing the school-to-prison pipeline

Sep. 12 | Volunteers seek alternatives to locking up kids   By Jamal Denman Contributing Writer Save the Kids is an all-volunteer national organization that started in New York in 2009. Most of the people involved have been personally impacted by the...

Phillips scholars create summer programs for  youth, families

Phillips scholars create summer programs for youth, families

Sep. 12 |   Jazmine Darden designed a summer program to encourage urban students, including many students of color, to learn more about opportunities in the STEM fields, specifically engineering. Through “Bridgin’ the Gap,” students in kindergarten...