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Upcoming Events

Throughout the year MSCSA hosts several conferences to provide students with opportunities for leadership development, representation, and communication across the state. These events are open to all Minnesota public two-year college students. View our 2016-17 rates, dates, and deadlines for all of our conferences and register today! Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more.


St. Paul Saints Game - July 2017

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Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017

Time: 7:05 PM

Place: CHS Field, 360 N Broadway St, St Paul, MN 55101

Cost: $6.00 per ticket

This event is pre-pay only! If you are sending a check, please make it payable to "LeadMN" and it must be postmarked by June 30. If we do not receive payment before the event, your ticket will not be held. 

Join us rain or shine for an awesome Saints game against Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks on July 15. Game starts at 7:05 PM and you want to miss the history of bacon game! "Thank goodness pigs can’t fly, otherwise the price of bacon would skyrocket. It’s history in the bacon presented by Minnesota Pork."

Directions: Need directions to CHS Field? The St. Paul Saints have you covered!

Register by Friday, June 30!

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How to get your tickets: Tickets can be picked up at the LeadMN office on the week of July 10th, Monday - Thursday at 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Friday at 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM; or find a staff or cabinet member in green at the front entrances of CHS Field on game day between 6:30 - 7:15 PM.

Questions? Contact LeadMN Director of Programs and Events Lindsay Barton at 651-203-9452 or lbarton@mscsa.org.


Welcome Event for Chancellor Malhotra - August 2017

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Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Place: LeadMN Office, 1515 S Robert Street, West St. Paul, MN 55118

Cost: Free!

We are excited to bring the interim Minnesota State Chancellor Malhotra to the LeadMN office! Join us to meet the chancellor and learn more about him and his plans for the next year. We hope you can make it!

Register by Wednesday, August 2!

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Questions? Contact LeadMN Director of Programs and Events Lindsay Barton at 651-203-9452 or lbarton@mscsa.org.

Incoming Leader Training - August 2017


Dates:  August 10-12, 2017

Location: Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, 28097 Goodview Drive, Lanesboro, MN 55949

Lodging: Attendees will be housed in the Eagle Bluff dormitory.

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MSCSA invites all 2017-18 Cabinet members, Governing Council representatives, Governing Council alternates, Platform Committee representative, Platform Committee alternates, and one student senate president or presidential delegate from each campus, if the president is unable to attend, to join us for a 2-day retreat in the hardwood forests and river bluffs of southeast Minnesota. We are excited to get to know you and begin working together!

Incoming Leader Training will once again be held at the Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center located in Lanesboro, MN on August 10-12, 2017. The MSCSA cabinet and staff will be there to prepare you for campus and state-level work, with a plethora of information and activities you can utilize all year. This will be an opportune time to ask any questions you have and get to know the other student leaders from around the state. All attendees are roomed at the quad rate but every attendee is guaranteed a separate bed.

This is a retreat setting unlike our typical conferences. Please dress casually and be prepared for outdoor activities. In the dormitory style lodge, Eagle Bluff will NOT provide linens. Please bring linens (extra long twin sheets, blankets, etc) or a sleeping bag, and don't forget a pillow! You will also need bring your own bath towel and provide toiletries such as shampoo, conditioner, and body wash.

Cost: FREE for MSCSA Cabinet, Governing Council and Platform Committee representatives and alternates, and one student senate president per campus (or presidential delegate, if the president is unable to attend)

$150 for Advisors

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Registration Deadline: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations are only accepted via email to MSCSA Director of Programs and Events Lindsay Barton at lbarton@mscsa.org and must be submitted no later than Friday, August 4, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. Anyone cancelling after this deadline will incur a $75 cancellation fee.

Questions? Call Lindsay Barton at 651-203-9452 or email lbarton@mscsa.org

Scholarship Gala-January 2018

Date: Friday, January 5, 2018

Location: Radisson Blu Mall of America, 2100 Killebrew Drive, Bloomington, MN 55425


Join us at the 11th Annual MSCSA Scholarship Gala to recognize outstanding student leaders and raise funds for this important scholarship program. Students selected for the MSCSA Leadership Scholarship are individuals dedicated to serving others; whether volunteering at their campus as a tutor or building a community service project that brightens the lives of many. Contributions to the scholarship fund are tax deductible and 100% of the proceeds from this event goes directly to support student scholarships.

Questions: If you have any questions contact MSCSA Director of Programs and Events Lindsay Barton at lbarton@mscsa.org or (651) 203-9452.

More Details: View our event and sponsorship flyer.

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