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Working to Overcome Homelessness and Hunger — on Campus

Posted on: September 27th, 2010 by insidemctc 6 Comments

This story originally appeared in’s Community Sketchbook on September 26, 2010.

By Cynthia Boyd

Minneapolis Community and Technical College is a public college with the mission of encouraging students of color and the economically disadvantaged into its downtown classrooms.

The two-year school proudly trumpets its diversity, with new 2010 data showing about 46 percent of the school’s 14,500 learners are nonwhite. Further, more than 48 percent are low income. (more…)