Changemakers

Shaking up classical music: Grammy-nominated Imani Winds highlights diverse sounds, perspectives

When members of the Imani Winds learned they were nominated for a 2006 Grammy Award, they couldn’t contain their excitement. 

ThreeSixty Focus on... Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey

More than a decade ago, Jacob Frey was a young law student running through Minneapolis during the Twin Cities Marathon. It was his first experience in the city.

ThreeSixty Focus on… St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter

St. Paul runs in Melvin Carter III’s family. 

Changing the face of justice: Sophia Vuelo Appointed First Hmong-American Judge in Minnesota

On Nov. 30 last year, Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Sophia Vuelo as a district court judge in the second judicial district of Minnesota.

Mikayla Holmgren: "Dreaming without limits"

Mikayla Holmgren believes in “dreaming without limits,” and that’s exactly what she’s doing. 

Changing the world, one refugee story at a time: Mohamed Malim is reshaping the refugee narrative in Minnesota.

Mohamed Malim understands what it means to be a refugee. 

In the 1990s, Malim and his family fled from Somalia because of the civil war. They eventually landed in Minnesota.

Gretchen Carlson breaks barriers and blazes trails

The night before Gretchen Carlson quit her job as a Fox News TV host in 2016, she told her 11- and 13-year old children what was about to happen. 

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