Student Government

The University of Minnesota’s student government is made up of the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly, the Minnesota Student Association and Student Senate – a body that represents students from all University campuses. The graduate and undergraduate governments advocate for students at the University.
Feb. 04, 2015
A group of honors students is spearheading the project at Ramsey Middle School
Dec. 09, 2014
Sophomore Nick Wilson serves nearly 450,000 students as the legislative affairs director of an advocacy group.
Dec. 09, 2014

A student survey is circulating to gauge interest in potential programs.

Dec. 03, 2014
The winning idea to cut costs at the U will earn $1,500 in prize money in February.
Dec. 03, 2014
The resolution maps out the group’s partnerships and plans for the spring.
Dec. 02, 2014
Damien Carrière called another student group leader a “pro-war activist” in emails.
Nov. 25, 2014
A proposal to lower the barrier to run for MSA president didn't pass at a forum on Tuesday.
Nov. 25, 2014
A proposal to lower the barrier to run for MSA president didn't pass at a forum on Tuesday.
Nov. 20, 2014

Some members say a proposed new structure for the group would diminish its importance.

Nov. 19, 2014
The organization just created a committee to review how its paid members are performing.
Nov. 18, 2014

While the University's Graduate School is requesting more dollars for its fellowships, some say more resources are necessary.

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  • Liz Anderson
Nov. 17, 2014
The Roosevelt Institute gives students an opportunity to draft policies on University and area issues.
Nov. 13, 2014
MSA and GAPSA representatives hold seats on two local neighborhood associations.
Nov. 12, 2014
An investigation of the group’s finances is ongoing, but it will now get $70K in student fees.
Nov. 10, 2014
A new professional student assembly may be added for the 2014-15 academic year.

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