Official campaign ad for Ilhan Omar’s bid to become the country’s first Somali-American state representative. She ran for congress in Minnesota's fifth congressional district (Minneapolis and the surrounding areas).
The last ice age occurred over 12,000 years ago, and massive glaciers flattened most of the Midwestern United States. In northeast Iowa and southwest Wisconsin, however, there's a small region that was untouched by glaciers during this period.
There are just three cancer centers serving the 50 million people of Tanzania. These centers work with limited resources and equipment to battle what are slowly becoming the country's leading causes of death.
The Lorentzen Hatchery is a small business incubator at Drake University, and a product of the disctinctlyDrake campaign which raised over 200 million dollars over ten years. DISTINCT is a five part series on the benefactors of the fundraiser.
If English isn’t your first language, taking a citizenship test can feel intimidating. Mario Flores learned this firsthand after immigrating to the US from Mexico 9 years ago. He decided to start teaching a free test-prep class to Spanish speakers in his community.
In June of 2008, heavy rainfall caused the Cedar River to overflow and flood the city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Ten square miles of the city were underwater. A local architectural firm, OPN Architects, was tasked with rebuilding and redesigning the city in the interest of sustainability.