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Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance

SEVENTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - January 31, 2017

STATE OF MINNESOTA SEVENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance

MINUTES

Representative Nornes, Chair of the Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 3:04 PM on January 31, 2017, in Hearing Room 5 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
NORNES, Bud, Chair
CHRISTENSEN, Drew, Vice Chair
PELOWSKI, Gene
ALBRIGHT, Tony
ANSELMO, Dario
BERNARDY, Connie
DANIELS, Brian
HALEY, Barb
HEINTZEMAN, Josh
JESSUP, Randy
LIEN, Ben
OMAR, Ilhan
PRYOR, Laurie
WHELAN, Abigail
ZERWAS, Nick

Members excused:
SCHULTZ, Jennifer

Representative Albright moved that the minutes of January 25, 2017, be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Lutheran Social Services presented the First Evaluation Report of Student Loan Repayment Counseling Pilot Program to members of the committee.

Testifying from the Lutheran Social Services:
Cate Rysavy, Senior Director of Financial Services
Tricia Grimes, Volunteer

Student Leadership for the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State presented an overview of Student Leadership to members of the committee.

Testifying for Student Leadership:
Joseph Wolf, State Chair, Students United
Dhibo Hussain, Student Body President, Metropolitan State University
Angelique McDonald, Director of Government Relations, Minnesota State College Student Association
Minda Nelson, Vice President, Minnesota State College Student Association
Will Damman, Student, University of Minnesota

The meeting was adjourned at 3:42 PM.



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Representative Bud Nornes, Chair


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Megan Hennen, Committee Legislative Assistant




More Info On This Meeting..
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00:47 - First evaluation report of Student Loan Repayment Counseling Pilot Program - Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota.
14:00 - Introduction of student leadership for the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State.
Runs 39 minutes.


First Evaluation Report of Student Loan Repayment Counseling Pilot Program - Lutheran Social Services of MN

Introduction of Student Leadership for the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State