Morning Edition Extra, June 7, 2013

Today on Morning Edition Extra: A sneak preview of a new documentary from New England Public Radio News about the Morrill Act passed in 1863, just after the Civil War. It  helped establish many public universities and colleges in the U.S. and rebuild the nation; also, commentator Robert Chipkin pines for a moment over his 6th grade crush, and a contestant for The Voice from Northampton, Mass., gets to the  finals.