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Learn about the campaign to double the Pell Grant and how you can advocate for its increase.
Find out how funding for the Minnesota State Grant fared during the last legislative session.
Explore how students and other advocates got their voices heard at the Minnesota State Capitol despite pandemic restrictions.
Read the letter from Minnesota's public and private higher education leaders in support of double Pell.
Learn how the Bethany Lutheran College junior is paying for his education through a combined of federal, state and private aid.
Read about some key initiatives being undertaken by Hamline University and St. Olaf College to work toward racial equity on campus.
Explore how the program supports and enriches the experiences of Black men attending several of our member colleges and universities.
Read how five Concordia University, St. Paul alumni helped their communities during the pandemic in this month’s campus news spotlight.
Learn what percentage of students at our colleges earned STEM degrees in the 2018-19 academic year.
Discover how four students are giving back to their communities this summer and learning skills they can apply to their future career.
Delve into how they have revamped the way they award credits from community colleges when students transfer to their institutions.