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The Culinary and Wellness arm of Minneapolis Public Schools will host its 8th annual Farm to School Community BBQ event Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Kate Seybold came to Jazz88 to talk about the event. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190916102037-MPSFarmtoSchoolCommunityBBQ.mp3 Originally aired on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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AchieveMpls CEO Danielle Grant came by the Jazz88 Morning Show to talk about the services AchieveMpls provides to students throughout the year. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190916101907-AchieveMplsCEODanielleGrant.mp3 Originally aired Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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The University of St. Thomas is offering tens of thousands of dollars in grant money to increase the number of teachers of color in the state of Minnesota. Ea Porter is the Assistant Director of Community Engagement & Recruitment at the university. She stopped by the Morning Show to talk about the grant program and...
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Christian McCleary is the program assistant for the St. Paul Community Literacy Consortium. He stopped by Jazz88 to talk about his work with the group, and other organizations he works with to improve adult literacy in the Twin Cities. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190530115746-ChristianMcClearyAdultLiteracy.mp3 Originally aired Thursday, May 30, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.  
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The Arts Entrepreneurship department at MCAD is premiering its PitchFest Friday, April 5. Twelve student finalists are competing for cash prizes with their creations in front of a panel of jurors. The public is welcome and there is an audience favorite prize. Stephen Rueff, professor and chair of the Arts Entrepreneurship Department and adjunct faculty...
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Kyle Rucker of Ruck B Music stopped by Jazz88 with two young musicians and producers, 12 year-old Cheyenne and 11 year-old Reese, to talk about the work Ruck B does in the community around music education. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20181220123356-KyleRucker_RuckBMusic_Cheyenne_Reese.mp3 Originally aired on Dec. 18, 2018 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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The Twin Cities-based Giving Voice Chorus is made up of people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and their caregivers. Over the past 18 months, the Chorus organization has been partnering with the American Composers Forum and MacPhail Center for Music on a first-ever project.  Together, the groups commissioned an entirely new work, Love Never Forgets,...
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Slam Academy is place for musicians to learn the digital side of music-making, whether as a producer, a DJ, a composer, a recording technician, a sound designer, or any number of ways technology is used in all corners of today’s music industry. Co-founder J. Anthony Allen and Recruitment Specialist Tanya Lano joined Emily Reese on...
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Jazz88 and the North High Radio class presented the annual Student Awards Ceremony Thursday night, May 24th at the Davis Center, Minneapolis Public Schools’ headquarters. The event honored achievement and excellence in radio broadcasting among high school students participating in this long-running curriculum. Students, families and staff enjoyed a delicious sandwich buffet from Barbette. The keynote...
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