Strategic Plan: Alumni

Our organization advocates for nearly 70,000 students. These students go on to graduate, find jobs, and become professionals within their field of study. Our goal is to stay connected with the students who found a passion for our work during their college years...

Aly Hagglund
State Chair Faical Rayani's Welcome to the 2017-2018 Year

My name is Faiçal Rayani (fesal). I am international student born and raised in Saudi Arabia. My mother is from Syria and father is from Tunisia. I have been in Minnesota for over 3 years and have been an involved student ever since my first year at Minnesota State University,  Mankato. I am a Computer Information Technology major...

Aly Hagglund
Strategic Plan: Advocacy

Advocacy is a large part of our organization, which is why it also has the most objectives under its goal. From the day long retreats that our State Chair participated in, along with a few board members, and from our two strategic planning sessions...

Aly Hagglund
24th Annual Penny Golf Scramble Success

On behalf of everyone at Students United, thank you to those who braved the rain and supported the Penny Program at our 24th Annual Penny Golf Scramble. The event included a golf scramble, dinner, silent auction, raffle, and a presentation by scholarship and fellowship recipients. With 108 golfers, we raised nearly $10,000 for the Penny Program. This program is Students United’s oldest foundation and provides over $40,000 each year to students throughout the state of Minnesota...

Marissa Ampe
State Chair Joe Wolf's Farewell

How do I sum up these past two years, I spent as an officer, with Students United into 500 words? I’m not sure I can, but here it goes. First and foremost, I’d like to say thank you! Thank you to students for the continued progress and success Students United has had over the past two years...

State Chair Joe Wolf
LeadMN as Students United: Student Diversity Task Force Retreat

It’s a rare occurrence to be in a room full of people who are all passionate about the same thing. As a student leader, I’ve enjoyed the opportunities I’ve had to work with faculty, staff, and administration. I value their experience, wisdom, and expertise. However, my favorite group to work with is students. There’s a unique energy and eagerness within the student spirit that I love...

Lexi Byler
Why Students United Is Requesting a Fee Increase

Next week, Students United State Chair Joseph Wolf will testify to the Minnesota State Finance and Facilities Committee in support of raising the Students United per credit fee by four cents, from .43 cents to .47 cents. A student taking 30 credits per year would see a $1.20 increase starting in fall 2017. ..

Elsbeth Howe
2017 Penny Golf Scramble Speakers

We are excited to announce the 2017 Speakers for our Penny Golf Scramble Program. We are proud of all of our scholarship and fellowship recipients, and we cannot wait for you to hear their stories at the 24th Annual Penny Golf Scramble. This year we have Priyanka Lamichhane, Alison Bettin, and Nelsie Yang speaking at the event...

Marissa Ampe