Recognizing that at the University of Minnesota, Morris, student organizations play a substantial role in furthering the educational goals of the institution outside of the classroom, this award is intended to recognize the work not of any individual leader but that of an entire organization.
Criteria:• The organization must have been a recognized and registered organization for the entire academic year.• The organization must have at least 5 active members.• The organization must have had a significant impact upon and have enhanced the UMM community in some way.
Application Process:Organizations applying for this award must submit a complete application (attached) as well as a minimum one page typed synopsis of their activities for the current year and how they feel that they have enhanced the UMM community. Additional attachments or documentation are accepted. The Committee will review all submissions and make a decision based on the submitted materials. Factors that will be considered include: Creativity of programs, congruence with the educational mission of the University, strength of organization leadership, impact upon the campus as a whole.
Award Recipients:Biology Club ‘07Dance Ensemble ‘07MPIRG ‘07 Circle of Nations Indian Association ‘08Black Student Union ‘08CAC Performing Arts Committee ‘08Students Against Cancer ‘09Mock Trial ‘09Saddle Club ‘10Meiningens ‘10Morris Campus Student Association ‘11Asian Student Association ‘11Peer Health Educators '12 University Register ‘12American Indian Science and Engineering Society '13Disability Alliance '14Students Today, Leaders Forever '15Campus Activities Council '16Morris Queer Student Initiative for Equality '16