2016-2017 Impact Report cover

Athletes thankful for donor support

Athletes express their thanks for the way donors have made a difference in their college career.

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Athletic Success: Volleyball achieves success through crowd funding

In 2016, the St. Cloud State University Foundation launched a crowdfunding platform, designed to make it easier for campus partners to enrich their programs and student opportunities by fundraising for specific, immediate-need projects.

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Honors student grateful to be scholarship recipient

Honors student Shruthi Shankar is a grateful scholarship recipient.

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Technology helps visually impaired student succeed

The Environmental Soils Center is working on a project to determine if prairie grass can work as a better buffer than rye grass to protect waterways from harmful runoff from human activities.

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Planned gift supports education scholarships

Through the generosity of the late William (Bill) Leopard, the St. Cloud State University Foundation received an estate gift of $590,000.

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Inaugural Potter Scholars named

The President Earl H. Potter III Memorial Scholarship honors the immense contributions of its 22nd President to St. Cloud State University. President Potter (October 4, 1946 – June 13, 2016) was deeply committed to the St. Cloud community and the University’s students, faculty, staff and alumni.

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Finance students visit Global Asset Management Education Forum, New York Stock Exchange

Eight St. Cloud State University nance students attended the Quinnipiac University Global Asset Management Education Forum March 30-April
1 in New York to listen to what professionals had to say about the current industry, but what they experienced outside of the conference was a once in a lifetime opportunity.

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Broadcast major benefits from participating in organizations

Piper Shaw ’17 shares what participating in the Broadcast Education Association festival and the National Association of Broadcasters convention meant to her.

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Communication Sciences and Disorders students support stroke survivors

Four graduate students studying Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) recently helped make a difference in the lives of people recovering from stroke.

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Higher Learning Commission reaffirms accreditation

St. Cloud State’s accreditation was reaffirmed in March by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the Chicago-based organization that evaluates post-secondary institutions in 19 mostly mid-western and south-central states.

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2017 Winter Institute

The Winter Institute, St. Cloud State University’s longest continually running educational program marked its 55th anniversary in February, continuing its mission of economic education for students, and Central and Greater Minnesota. 

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KVSC celebrates 50 years as ‘Your Sound Alternative’

KVSC radio celebrated 50 years of serving the St. Cloud listening area in June with studio tours, alumni guest hosts
and evening concerts.

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Campus Campaign helps garden grow

The Community Garden laid the foundation for its new gazebo this summer thanks in part to a $5,000 St. Cloud State University Foundation challenge grant.

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Letter from the Vice President of University Advancement

In FY 2017 the St. Cloud State University Foundation raised $4.1 million, an increase in total giving by 22 percent over the previous year. To every donor that helped us achieve such success on behalf of our students, faculty and staff, I say thank you.

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