Step into the experience: Northern Spark 2017

Step into the experience: Northern Spark 2017

For the past seven years, thousands of people have enjoyed Northern Spark. The all-night arts festival lights up the cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul with innovative installations, performances, and visual arts projects. The seven participating neighborhoods along...
Reframing and Reimagining: Northern Spark 2017

Reframing and Reimagining: Northern Spark 2017

The first thing you’ll see are the lights. Against the violet blue backdrop of the night, are lights of fire red and light bulbs like fireflies bouncing along the landscape. There is a homegrown warmth that bursts in your chest; it’s like a gift you’ve gotten around...
Intern to Intern: Lauren Davis

Intern to Intern: Lauren Davis

Lauren Davis is a IT Talent Acceleration Program Associate at Land O’Lakes originally from New Berlin, WI. She lives in the Uptown neighborhood in Minneapolis. What surprised you most about the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region? It is not always cold! Ha ha, all...
Say hello to summer in MSP

Say hello to summer in MSP

One of my favorite things about life in Minneapolis-Saint Paul is the four distinct seasons we enjoy here. Anytime I take it for granted someone will remind me how special that really is. Given our MSP HELLO project team was already holding quarterly, seasonal events...