treasurer election applications are now open
Passionate about student advocacy? Do you consider yourself a student leader? Apply to be this year’s Students United Treasurer. The election will be held at the November Delegates Assembly and the term begins November 19, 2018 and ends July 1, 2019.
Accepting Proposals for Advocacy Conference
Students United is planning its first ever Advocacy Conference, it’s aimed at being a two-day event with over 200 people in attendance consisting of multiple breakout sessions, keynote speakers, and trainings. We are seeking proposals from presenters to lead sessions on aspects of advocacy — leadership, higher education policy issue, effective advocacy, developing advocacy skills, etc. The goal is to find amazing presenters who can effectively communicate with university students and energize our students around their advocacy efforts. The conference will be held in the Twin Cities on February 23-24, 2019.
hiring a public relations & events intern
We are hiring an PR & Events Intern. We are looking for a self-motivated, creative and detail-oriented student to help craft a successful conference. The conference will be a two-day event with over 200 people in attendance consisting of multiple breakout sessions, keynote speakers, and trainings. Click below for more information or to apply!
accepting applications for our fellowship program
We are excited to announce that we are launching our a fellowship program aimed at integrating more student involvement into the organization’s everyday work, while also providing opportunities to students. The fellowship program has two positions, one position will focus on organizing work and the other on policy work. The fellows will have an opportunity to work closely with the organization’s professional staff and its students. Students United aimed to construct a program that provided professional development and hands on experience for the fellows.
We are proud to launch Fund the American Dream[ers] to respond to our student leaders’ desire to enact positive change in support of Minnesota State students who are impacted by changing immigration policies, specifically undocumented students. We are fundraising to provide modest emergency financial assistance to Minnesota State students whose finances have been adversely affected by recent immigration policy changes.