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Richmond Seju works hard at his art, athletics and making his way in the world

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Cloquet High School senior Richmond Seju is a world away from where he was six years ago, literally, artistically, academically and athletically.


Richmond arrived in the United States — in Minneapolis of all places — five years ago from his native country of Liberia, in West Africa.

“I didn’t know what that white stuff was,” Richmond said with a chuckle, remembering the snowy March day he arrived at the age of 12. “I thought it was dust.”

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