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Dan King, president of Red Lake Nation College, grew up in a poor St. Paul, Minn., neighborhood. In 2006, he graduated from Harvard with a Master of Public Administration degree. Molly Miron | Special to the Pioneer

Red Lake Nation College: College president appreciates his humble beginnings

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By Molly Miron

Special to the Pioneer

RED LAKE – Red Lake Nation College President Dan King didn’t grow up on the reservation. Nor did he experience any affluence in his early years.


Born in St. Paul, King lived with his mother and siblings in inner city public housing, Dunedin Terrace.

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