LeadMN President Oballa Oballa sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging them to action to provide support to community and technical college students during the Covid-19 National Emergency.
The time for finger-pointing must end and we must begin to take real action to address these challenges.
Read the Forbes Magazine article featuring President Oballa Oballa's story on building a stronger democracy and becoming a US citizen.
At a time when we need more college graduates, the high cost of Minnesota’s community and technical colleges is a major
barrier to student success. Tuition at Minnesota’s two-year colleges is some of the highest in the nation and is a debt sentence for many low-income families.
Congratulations to the 21 students who received scholarships for the 2020 Spring Semester!
Congratulations to all students nominated for the Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award!
LeadMN Executive Director Mike Dean was honored in Washington, D.C. with the ALL IN Campus Democracy Champion Award!
LeadMN writes a letter to the Board of Trustees with recommendations for the 2020 supplemental budget.
On November 6, 2019, LeadMN was joined by Secretary of State Steve Simon and Director of Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE), Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg to introduce the 2018 State of Student Voting Report and present the Democracy Cup!
The numbers are in and college students flooded the polls in the 2018 elections!