Minnesota Rising friend, Alfonso Wenker, was recently featured on the MPR for MN Next: Thinking differently about diversity. He highlights recent findings from the “Our Minnesota” Cascading Conversations Tour and reflects on the implications of our state’s diversifying demographics. Give it a listen and enjoy some laughs along the way!
MN Next: Thinking differently about diversity
January 15, 2015
LISTEN 11: Thinking about diversity differently
The word is frequently used when people talk about Minnesota’s demographic transformation. And, Millennials offer a more encompassing view of the term’s meaning.In this episode, host Maddy Mahon takes on the topic of diversity and what it means for the future.
Mahon’s conversation with Alfonso Wenker, the director of diversity, equity and inclusion at the Minnesota Council on Foundations, explores the walls of segregation and how they can be broken down.