Having a close relationship with your parents is a good thing. But for college students, how attached is too attached? When is it time to 'break up?' We'll talk about ways children and their parents can navigate the college years.Read more ›
The lack of racial diversity in HBO's hit show "Girls" has once again reignited the debate over diversity (or the lack thereof) in the entertainment industry. What is the role of producers, writers and casting directors to include people of color in television shows and movies?Read more ›
The American Psychiatric Association met last week to discuss new changes to the psychiatric "bible," officially named the Diagnostic Statistic Manual. One of the most contested changes is a potential shift in the definition of autism.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.