The House and Senate higher education omnibus bills are out and on the move! Read all about the exciting provisions included here.
Minnesota State College and University faculty have nominated 20 students who are well-deserving to receive the Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award.  Each student will receive the $500 Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award for 2022 Spring Semester.
A federal lawsuit filed today by LeadMN seeks to stop violations of the First Amendment by Minnesota State’s Board of Trustees.
LeadMN President Axel Kylander and Vice President David Mesta testified in front of the Minnesota State Board of Trustees about the need for an independent review of the system's racial discrimination and harassment policy and for greater oversight by the Board of Trustees in regards to complaints against presidents and their employment contracts.
The Star Tribune reported on LeadMN's effort to change the culture at Minnesota State after allegations of harassment and discrimination were brought against a college President. 
LeadMN President, Axel Kylander testifies in support of adding faculty counselors at every campus, Senator Smith introduces a permanent emergency grant bill, Minnesota State receives $6 million from Congress for projects, and other important federal higher education updates.
Each month the cabinet shares some of the work they accomplished.
Don't forget to apply for a LeadMN scholarship before the deadline on April 1, 2022, midnight.
LeadMN visited Washington D.C. this week and Congress responded in a big way!
I started my college career at Century Community College pursuing my Associate's degree. I quickly took a liking to my political science classes and was chosen out of all students to work as a Legislative Intern at the Minnesota State Senate.