Graduates of the spring 2012 commencement ceremony for the University of Minnesota College of Liberal Arts received advice on life and living–including failing–from alumna Dessa, a renowned and innovative rapper, musician, writer, and speaker.

Hey University of Minnesota!

The Women’s Student Activist Collective will be hosting a benefit show for the Southside Family Charter School!

The benefit will be held Thursday February 20th at Honey (18+).

Doors open at 7pm, performances start at 8pm and go until 1am.

Spoken word, live art, and other performances will go on throughout the night, with all proceeds going toward the Southside Family Charter School, a K-8 elementary school in south Minneapolis whose curriculum focuses on education of and advocacy for social justice. 

Please come support the artists and the cause!