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More than Pink advisor Lisa Lippold, right, used a styrofoam cup of water and a pin to demonstrate how hurtful words can drain a person’s self esteem. The sessions focus on different themes each week, from friendship and self esteem, to anti-bullying and body image.

Community ed class teaches more than girl power

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A new program offered through Farmington Community Education is teaching there’s a little more to being a girl than just a pretty pink color.

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Designed to teach girls to stand up for themselves and still respect others, the new program, called More than Pink, is on its way to becoming a regular summer offering.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and is the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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