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Interim Dean of Dougherty Family College Buffy Smith joined "The Sheletta Show" on WCCO Radio to discuss Dougherty Family College and the benefits that it brings to students from families with high financial need.

Listen to the full interview, starting at the 18:33 mark. 

The Sheletta Show Interview
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Chronicle of Higher Education Spotlights DFC

The Chronicle of Higher Education produced a video special about Dougherty Family College, highlighting the school's academic rigor, cohort model and culturally sustaining teaching methods.

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