LeadMN stands in solidarity with our colleagues and student communities at H.B.C.U.s (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) who are facing difficult times and threats to their campuses and institutions of learning. We wholeheartedly denounce the targeting of historically Black colleges and universities.
Student leaders from Students United want a vaccine mandate for the Minnesota State System. LeadMN has not called for a vaccination mandate, but President Axel Kylander told Malhotra and board members Wednesday that campuses must do more to increase their vaccination rates.
LeadMN President Axel Kylander testified in from of the Minnesota State Board of Trustees on ways that they can better support students in combating misinformation and increasing campus vaccination rates.
Each month the cabinet shares some of the work they accomplished.
LeadMN sent a letter to the Chancellor on the next steps colleges should take in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. 
LeadMN accomplished a lot in the past year. Check out this video highlighting 21 Successes from 2021.
Today the U.S. Department of Education announced exciting new grant programs and guidance to support college students basic needs across the country.
LeadMN calls on Governor, legislature to invest $125 million in community and technical colleges to pay for a 17% tuition cut.
LeadMN advocates for state surplus to be spent on 17% tuition cut
Today LeadMN sent a letter to the Governor and legislative leaders encouraging them to invest part of the states $7.7 billion budget surplus into making college more affordable by reducing tuition at community and technical colleges.