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From MPR News: Homeless and alone, she struggles toward graduation

From MPR News: Homeless and alone, she struggles toward graduation

For many students of color, it's a struggle to get a diploma within four years. The path that leads to crossing that stage in June can be a precarious one.

Homeless and alone, she struggles toward graduation is a must-listen story from Laura Yuen of MPR News.

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Music News: Walker Art Center video installation inspired by Hüsker Dü, 7th St. Entry

Artist Chris Larson is creating a video installation called Land Speed Record, named after the 1981 Hüsker Dü album and inspired by the history of the 7th Street Entry. The installation, which will be on display at the Walker Art Center from June 9 to Jan. 8, features video exploring objects damaged in a 2011 fire at the childhood…


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Daily Download: Richard Wagner - Rienzi: Overture

Richard Wagner - Rienzi: Overture

Get a free MP3 of Richard Wagner - Rienzi: Overture, performed by Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra.