July 22, 2009

The 2009 Summer Extravaganza Approaches

The 2009 Summer Extravaganza, hosted the UVSA Midwest, will be taking place in North Liberty, Indiana next month. The Extravaganza, a weekend-long camping trip, will pull together VSA community members from across the Midwest.

Registration is $40 and covers food, t-shirt, and activities fees.

Members of UMN's VSA will be attending and setting up carpools for the drive to Indiana.

Contact VSA President Timmy Nguyen for more.

July 19, 2009

T-Shirt Design Contest

The ASU invites you to take part in their 2009-2010 T-Shirt Contest. Here's more:

We are in search of a creative/unique theme and design that goes along with ASU's mission statement of Unity. The theme will be the thread that helps us connect our events for the year. We will use it for our fliers and other advertising materials.

The winner of the contest will receive a $50 cash prize and a free tee. The deadline for entry is midnight on August 9, 2009.

Please send your submission to Tien Le and a second copy to

Good luck!

May 19, 2009

ASU Applications Due On The 22nd

Remember: ASU applications are due this Friday, May 22nd.

Applications should be sent to the group by 11:59PM.

Open positions include:

Activities Chair (planning, organizing, and executing activities)
Education Chair (conducting educational programs on the behalf of the ASU)
Public Relations Chair (disseminating information regarding events [co-]hosted by ASU)

Resumes are optional but greatly encouraged.

Good luck!

April 13, 2009

ASU Board, 2009-10


Want to be a part of the ASU?

Well, here's your chance.

The group is currently accepting applications for next year's board. Here's more:

You will need to submit a hard copy to the President's mail box in ASU, room 219 in CMU.

In addition, you will need to email an electronic copy to

This year, ASU will be hosting a Q&A session about running for board. We will have each board member do a brief run down of the position, and then open for questions.

This will be held at our next GA Meeting, on Tuesday April 14th at 6:30 PM in ASU. Please join us if you can even if you're just a little curious about board. You can learn a lot, and being on board is a great experience.

Can't make it? Need an application? E-mail the group for the hook up.

Good luck!