Art, Identity and Community panel discussion


Art, Identity and Community panel discussion
  1. Art, Identity and Community panel discussion
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    MINNEAPOLIS — Leslie Barlow, Steve Ozone, Wing Young Huie and John Matsunaga will take part in a panel discussion on the topic “Art, Identity and Community” from 2 to 4 p.…
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MINNEAPOLIS — Leslie Barlow, Steve Ozone, Wing Young Huie and John Matsunaga will take part in a panel discussion on the topic “Art, Identity and Community” from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at the Historic Fort Snelling Visitors Center, 200 Tower Avenue, St. Paul, Minn. Moderated by Kerry Morgan of the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, the panelists will talk about their artistic work, focusing on the histories, identities, and experiences of the communities to which they belong. These artists engage with the lived experiences of these communities, especially in regards to marginalization, invisibility, stereotyping, racism, and historical trauma. This free program is presented in association with …
  1. Lawyer Lisa Bloom Resigns as Harvey Weinstein Adviser

    Wprl.org - Education
    10.07 / 22:33 wprl.org
    High-profile lawyer Lisa Bloom has resigned from advising Hollywood studio head Harvey Weinstein, who was recently accused of sexually harassing female employees for decades. Bloom announced her departure over Twitter Saturday afternoon, writing, "I have resigned as an adviser to Harvey Weinstein. My understanding is that Mr. Weinstein and his board are moving toward an agreement." Allegations against the movie mogul have been escalating since The New York Times published a story Thursday…
  2. Mosquito-Borne Diseases Found In U.S. Athletes And Staff At Rio Olympics

    Wprl.org - Education
    10.07 / 21:53 wprl.org
    In the spring of 2016, there was a frenzy over the threat of Zika virus at Brazil's Olympic Games. As infections reached their peak, a group of scientists called for the games to be moved somewhere else. A number of athletes, worried about sexually transmitting the virus to pregnant partners, chose to stay home. But a group of researchers with University of Utah and the United States Olympic Committee announced Saturday that they weren't able to find any evidence that U.S. Olympians,…
  3. Rapper Nelly Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault

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    10.07 / 20:39 wprl.org
    Updated Saturday 4:15 p.m Nelly, the rapper behind hits "Hot In Herre" and "Ride Wit Me," was arrested Saturday morning for alleged sexual assault during a tour stop in Washington state. The Auburn Police Department said in a statement that a woman called 911 at 3:48 a.m. Saturday and said she was assaulted by Nelly, whose given name is Cornell Haynes Jr. After a police investigation, Nelly was taken into custody an hour later. The St. Louis rapper was touring with country act Florida…
  4. Tongues And Tails Are Wagging: Mochi's Mouth Laps Up World Record

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    10.07 / 20:39 wprl.org
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDoi3XqG58o It's like a tongue twister every time this St. Bernard bounds about. Mochi's supersized "licker" measures 7.3 inches "from snout to tip," said owner Carla Rickert of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. That qualifies her as having the longest tongue on a dog (current), according to Guinness World Records . Mochi, or "Mo," was rescued from a Colorado shelter for big dogs when she was 2 years old. Rickert said she was once abused and neglected but the now…
  5. Using fish skin to treat burn victims [Life Lines]

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    10.07 / 19:31 scienceblogs.com
    Researchers in Brazil are testing a new way to treat burn victims. They have found that tilapia skin is rich in collagen which helps the damaged skin heal better than standard wound dressings and eliminates the need to wait for donor tissue. Check out these videos from YouTube describing this radical new idea in…
  6. Tapping Rural America: Craft Breweries Pour New Life Into Small Towns

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    10.07 / 16:10 wprl.org
    Chris Hernstrom was brewing in the craft beer mecca of Bend, Ore., when an ad caught his eye: Want to live somewhere gorgeous and make beer for a small community? "It just seemed like an interesting challenge to come out to basically the exact opposite of Bend, some place where the brewing industry is still in its fledgling stages," Hernstrom says. That place, Hernstrom's new home, is the cattle ranching hub of Valentine, Neb., population 2,700, tucked into the Niobrara River valley in the…
  7. Hurricane Nate Strengthens As Its Eye Focuses On U.S. Gulf Coast

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    10.07 / 16:10 wprl.org
    As Hurricane Nate churns over the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico toward American shores, it is growing in strength and speed after leaving a trail of devastation in Central America. In its 7 a.m., advisory , the National Hurricane Center said the Category 1 storm was located about 245 miles south southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River and headed north northwest with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. "We are expecting Nate to continue to strengthen today (Saturday)," said Mike…
  8. Fresh Air Weekend: New Muhammad Ali Biography; Roz Chast Draws A Guide To NYC

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    10.07 / 16:10 wprl.org
    Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. This week: New Muhammad Ali Biography Reveals A Flawed Rebel Who Loved Attention: "I don't think we do Ali any good by treating him as a saint," says biographer Jonathan Eig. "He was a human being, and he was…
  9. Swedish Journalist Kim Wall's Severed Head Found In Copenhagen Bay

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    10.07 / 16:10 wprl.org
    Danish divers looking for the remains of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, whose torso washed ashore in Copenhagen this summer, made a gruesome discovery Friday nearby in Køge Bay. "We found a leg and then another leg and shortly thereafter we found a head, which was also in a bag weighed down by several pieces of metal," Chief Police Investigator Jens Møller Jensen said at a press briefing Saturday, according to a translation by The Guardian . Møller Jensen said they also found a weighted bag c…
  10. Catholic Sex Abuse on Guam

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    10.07 / 15:36 pulitzercenter.org
    Anita Hofschneider, Cory LumGuam is reeling from nearly 100 lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by various Catholic priests, including the archbishop. Why has it taken so long for these accusations to…
  11. Editor’s note: A correction and an apology to our readers

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    10.07 / 12:54 thewoodword.org
    The Wood Word would like to issue a correction in regard to the article, “BREAKING NEWS: Police apprehend armed suspect on campus,” published on Wednesday, Oct. 4. In our haste to get a report out to the Marywood community in the aftermath of Wednesday’s event, we initially reported that Marywood President Sr. Mary Persico, IHM, [&#…
  12. Court Rules PA Parents Can Challenge State Education Funding

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    10.07 / 12:39 bctv.org
    HARRISBURG, Pa. - Public school advocates have won a significant victory in their efforts to reform state spending on public…
  13. Building a Bridge to a Future Career in Healthcare or Human Services

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    10.07 / 12:39 bctv.org
    This summer, the Literacy Council of Reading –Berks, Inc. in partnership with Penn State Health St. Joseph and the Northeast and East Central Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center (AHEC), r…
  14. Pair of Albright College Students Accepted Early to Hershey Medical School

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    10.07 / 12:39 bctv.org
    Reading, Pa. – Two Albright College juniors have received early acceptance into the Penn State College of Medicine in H…
  15. National Communication Association honors Nicholas as an exemplary teacher

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    10.07 / 12:39 bctv.org
    The associate professor of Communication Arts and Sciences recognized for her teaching methods that embody “critical c…
  16. Second annual Modern Warfare Symposium discusses war, weapons, insurgency

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    10.07 / 12:00 dailytoreador.com
    Texas Tech Archive of Modern American Warfare hosted the second-annual Modern Warfare Symposium from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, in the Tech’s Institute for Peace and Conflict of the International Cultural C…
  17. Syracuse mayoral candidate Juanita Perez Williams endorsed by Democratic leaders

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    10.07 / 11:59 dailyorange.com
    Two U.S. senators and the New York State Senate Democratic Conference leader endorsed mayoral candidate Juanita Perez Williams this week. Continue reading → The post Syracuse mayoral candidate Juanita Perez Williams endorsed by Democratic leaders appeared first on The Daily Orange - The Independent Student Newspaper of Syracuse, New…
  18. Official: 8 Syracuse University students infected with mumps

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    10.07 / 11:59 dailyorange.com
    The number of confirmed mumps cases on the Syracuse University campus doubled in the last week. Continue reading → The post Official: 8 Syracuse University students infected with mumps appeared first on The Daily Orange - The Independent Student Newspaper of Syracuse, New…
  19. Winners announced in annual Michigan art competition

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    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu
    DETROIT (AP) — The winners of this year's international ArtPrize competition were announced Friday during an event in western Michigan that's known for openness — and increasingly, this year, pol…
  20. Weinstein on 'indefinite leave' during harassment inquiry

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    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu
    NEW YORK (AP) — Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is on indefinite leave from the company he co-founded while an internal investigation into numerous sexual harassment allegations against him is completed, The Weinstein Co.'s board of directors announced F…