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2022 Pinnacle Award Winners

Monday, November 15, 2021

Read the full Press Release here. View gallery here. Anna C. Roth Legacy Award Joy Har­jo, the 23rd Poet Lau­re­ate of the Unit­ed States, is a mem­ber of the Mvskoke Nation and belongs to Oce Vpofv (Hick­o­ry Ground). She is the sec­ond poet to be appoint­ed a third term as U.S. Poet Laureate. Har­jo is… Continue Reading 2022 Pinnacle Award Winners

Derek Chauvin Trial

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Today, a jury of peers convicted former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on all charges for the 2020 killing of George Floyd. This conviction is an indication that the police brutality and violence that has plagued our nation will no longer stand, and the blatant disregard of Black lives and people of color will no… Continue Reading Derek Chauvin Trial