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Episode 72: University relations with the tribal nations of Minnesota

Episode 72: University relations with the tribal nations of Minnesota
Ava Kian, Megan Germundson, and Hana Ikramuddin
December 3, 2020
Megan and Ava team up with campus administration reporter Hana Ikramuddin to examine the current state of affairs between University of Minnesota leadership and the Tribal Nations of Minnesota following a letter from the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, which was sent to President Gabel and the Board of Regents over the summer.

Episode 71: Substance use during the pandemic

Episode 71: Substance use during the pandemic
Ethan Quezada and Yoko Vue
November 25, 2020
Reporters Ethan Quezada and Yoko Vue speak with a student and academic experts about substance use in relation to the pandemic.

In the Know Update

In the Know Update
Megan Palmer
November 19, 2020
The "In the Know" team is working on a podcast episode that is sensitive in nature. For that reason, we're taking a little bit more time to tell it accurately and respectfully. Stay tuned. 

Episode 70: The day after Election Day

Episode 70: The day after Election Day
Ava Kian, Megan Germnudson, and Yoko Vue
November 12, 2020
The "In The Know" team covers the post-election protest that shut down 1-94 last Wednesday.

Episode 69: The 2020 Election

Episode 69: The 2020 Election
Ava Kian, Megan Germundson, and Yoko Vue
November 5, 2020
The "In The Know" team takes you through Election Day 2020 in the Twin Cities, from talking to voters during the day to covering the DFL and GOP results parties.

Episode 68: From celebration to structural support: new CEHD program aims to support Tribal College transfers

Episode 68: From celebration to structural support: new CEHD program aims to support Tribal College transfers
Yoko Vue and Megan Germnudson
October 29, 2020
At the first Indigenous Culture Week hosted by the Circle of Indigenous Nations at the University of Minnesota, celebrations and issues impacting the American Indian community were at the forefront of panel discussions. Speakers said that to fully feel supported at the University of Minnesota, American Indian students need tailored support and resources, much like a new program that is in the works within CEHD.

Episode 67: Medical racism

Episode 67: Medical racism
Ava Kian and Ethan Quezada
October 22, 2020
In this episode, we speak to leadership of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the University’s School of Nursing and the Medical School.

Episode 66: What is ‘community control’ of the police — and who is calling for it?

Episode 66: What is 'community control' of the police — and who is calling for it?
Megan Germnudson and Yoko Vue
October 15, 2020
In this episode, we interview two local groups who are advocating for “community control” of the police. Representatives from the Twin Cities Coalition for Justice 4 Jamar and the University of Minnesota’s Students for a Democratic Society talk about what community control is, what it would look like in action and where the idea came from.

Episode 65: The Presidential Debate

Episode 65: The Presidential Debate
Ava Kian and Ethan Quezada
October 8, 2020
In this episode of "In the Know," we speak with students about last week’s presidential debate.

Episode 64: Protest to Progress

Episode 64:  Protest to Progress
Megan Germnudson and Yoko Vue
October 1, 2020
In this special episode, we share some highlights from a panel of young activists and organizers from the Minnesota Daily's First Amendment Celebration.