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Student leaders pose with University of Minnesota, Morris Chancellor Jacqueline R. Johnson after being announced as winners of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Student Sustainability Leadership Award. (Matt Hodson/University News Service)

University of Minnesota students win national sustainability leadership award

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MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL —The idea of Minnesota youth taking extensive leadership to inform policy makers regarding environmental concerns seems abstract, perhaps even revolutionary. Yet, that’s exactly what a team of students from the University of Minnesota’s Morris and Twin Cities campuses did. Now, their work is receiving national recognition.


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