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Echoes of War: A Unique Introduction to Shared Inquiry

Thanks to grant support from the National Endowment for the Humanities, we’re excited to partner with the Minnesota Humanities Center to present Echoes of War—NEH discussion leader training. Through a mix of carefully selected readings, guided discussion, lectures, and field trip experiences, participants in the workshop will prepare to
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“Moving from Heaviness to Hope”

It has been a violent and tense summer in the United States. A mass shooting in Florida, disturbing police killings of black men caught on video, murdered police officers in Dallas—all in the span of 4 weeks. These nationally covered incidents don’t include the every day violence and deteriorating community
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“What’s on Your Summer Reading List?” Authors Respond

summerreading“So many books, so little time!” is what a friend posted in response to a summer reading list we recently shared on Facebook. Yeah, we knew—and yet we can’t stop checking out reading lists and adding new titles to our own. School Library Journal asked their favorite young adult
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