President Barack Obama, who has been speaking lately on economics and upward mobility, places special emphasis on access to higher education. But for some young adults, skipping college might be a better choice.Read more ›
It's well established that memory can be fluid and faulty. Two memory specialists, Dr. Daniela Schiller and Dr. Andre Fenton, are forging new paths in the field of memory research.Read more ›
The legendary British guitarist Albert Lee is visiting the Twin Cities this week for a three-night stint at the Dakota.Read more ›
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Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.