University students Antonio Elias, left, and Mitch Rold

University students Antonio Elias, left, and Mitch Rold

3/9/2017, 8:45am

UMN student creates Spanish-language podcast with local Latino community in mind

The podcast will feature news and conversation aimed at informing the Spanish-speaking community.

After working with Latino school kids and parents in Minneapolis, Antonio Elias and Mitch Roldan wanted to give local Latinos a new platform for news. Elias, a University of Minnesota student, and Roldan, a Minneapolis Public Schools employee, created Hablando Franco — a Spanish-language podcast that will feature news and commentary.


11/14/2018, 11:32pm

In the Know: Episode 11

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11/8/2018, 12:46am

In the Know: Episode 10

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10/24/2018, 10:03pm

In the Know: Episode 8

In this episode, In the Know discusses an international women in engineering conference held in Minneapolis over the weekend. With the underlying theme that being a woman in STEM isn't always easy, the event aimed to sought to encourage women in STEM fields and bring attention to a lack of representation.


10/18/2018, 12:36am

In the Know: Episode 7

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10/11/2018, 12:50am

In the Know: Episode 6

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10/4/2018, 12:10am

In the Know: Episode 5

This week, the Minnesota Daily talks with Lew Blank, a staff reporter, about a University of Minnesota class that designs and creates clothing for girls in an Uganda orphanage.