School of Public Health Student Senate

The School of Public Health Student Senate (SPHSS) is a group of public health students from various programs in SPH.

The mission of the School of Public Health Student Senate at the University of Minnesota is to serve as a liaison between the students, faculty, and staff and to assist student organizations in hosting school-wide events. As a group we represent the school's diverse student body, and facilitate events through partnerships with the Dean’s office, Division Heads, and Program Coordinators for student

Operating as usual

03/17/2023

SPHSS is looking for individuals that are passionate about student engagement, community building and representing student voices! If you are interested, please nominate yourself using the google form provided in our Linktree on Instagram. If you would like to nominate a peer for a position, please email our Secretary at [email protected].

To learn more about senate, review the position descriptions, as well as our constitution, please visit the Student Senate webpage on the School of Public Health website or review the email sent by SPH and our President Cailynn Aumock.

If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to email us!

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 11/27/2022

Introducing Senator Sunday! Take a chance to meet some of our amazing senators and learn more about the student representatives of SPH!

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 09/27/2021

Thank you to the wonderful University of Minnesota School of Public Health students for joining us last Friday for our first event of the school year!

More to come soon 🍕

09/15/2021

We are looking for new Senators! Apply now, link is here - https://tinyurl.com/sdnwbsb9

Are you interested in promoting student success, fostering diversity and inclusion, building community, and liaising between students and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health administration? Apply today to join the School of Public Health Student Senate for the 2021-22 academic year.

All SPH students are welcome to apply! Applications are due by Sun, Sept. 26 at 11:59 p.m.

If you have questions or concerns, please email [email protected] or [email protected].

09/14/2021

Hey University of Minnesota School of Public Health students! To celebrate the start of the Fall semester, join us on Thursday, Sept 23rd from 5:30 to 7:00 PM for a Mix and Mingle at the lovely East River Flats Park!

Join the the Student Senate for pizza and snacks, and connect with friends new and old.

Contact Sarah Steffen at [email protected] with any questions.

05/01/2021

Today, on the first episode of Season 3 of the Perspectives podcast from Public Health Review, listen to Kee Vang from Ramsey County discuss

Find links to listen here - https://rb.gy/jrenmg

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 05/01/2021

As we conclude our service as University of Minnesota School of Public Health student senators during the 2020-21 academic year, here are a few words from the eboard members on our experiences as student senators.

We are confident that the incoming eboard will do a great job representing students and we are excited to see all their achievements as student leaders!

04/30/2021

Join us today @ 1pm for the last SOS session of the Spring semester! z.umn.edu/SOScross

In the final Structural Oppression Seminar of Spring 2021, health researcher Rebekah Israel Cross will use Critical Race Theory as a framework to discuss how public health researchers and practitioners perpetuate the racial inequalities we seek to eliminate. Join us on Friday, April 30th at 1PM CDT!

Register at z.umn.edu/SOScross

04/29/2021

ID Pod’s last meeting of the spring semester is tomorrow, April 30th at 12pm CDT. This seminar will feature Dr. Jaime Slaughter-Acey and will focus on racial disparities around the COVID-19 pandemic.

Join here: z.umn.edu/IDPod

Change the grade basis of a class 04/29/2021

Friendly reminder to all students that tomorrow, April 30th is the deadline to change the grade basis for Spring semester courses. You can change the grade basis through your MyU account in the registration system. For step by step instructions, visit https://onestop.umn.edu/how-guides/change-grade-basis-class

*SPH policy allows for all courses to be taken S/N for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters.*

Change the grade basis of a class NOTICE: Due to COVID-19, students have been provided more flexibility in selecting the grade basis for their fall 2020 and spring 2021 classes. Students can request to have their fall 2020 grading basis changed by emailing One Stop Student Services from January 4, 2021 to January 6, 2021. See the Up...

04/29/2021

There’s still time to register for our upcoming discussion on public health and racism! Join us tomorrow @ 1pm! z.umn.edu/SOScross

In the final Structural Oppression Seminar of Spring 2021, health researcher Rebekah Israel Cross will use Critical Race Theory as a framework to discuss how public health researchers and practitioners perpetuate the racial inequalities we seek to eliminate. Join us on Friday, April 30th at 1PM CDT!

Register at z.umn.edu/SOScross

Photos from CLARION's post 04/29/2021

Congratulations to the 2021 CLARION National Interprofessional Case Competition winners! Well done!

04/28/2021

Registration is still open! Join us on Friday, 04/30! z.umn.edu/SOScross

In the final Structural Oppression Seminar of Spring 2021, health researcher Rebekah Israel Cross will use Critical Race Theory as a framework to discuss how public health researchers and practitioners perpetuate the racial inequalities we seek to eliminate. Join us on Friday, April 30th at 1PM CDT!

Register at z.umn.edu/SOScross

04/26/2021

Join us today @ 3pm! z.umn.edu/Thissen

Join our conversation with Justice Paul Thissen of the Minnesota Supreme Court moderated by Professor Sarah Gollust. Monday, April 26th at 3PM CDT!

Registration required z.umn.edu/Thissen

04/25/2021

Happening tomorrow @ 3pm! Register here: z.umn.edu/Thissen

Join our conversation with Justice Paul Thissen of the Minnesota Supreme Court moderated by Professor Sarah Gollust. Monday, April 26th at 3PM CDT!

Registration required z.umn.edu/Thissen

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 04/23/2021

‼️ Tomorrow is the last day to apply for our Professional Development Grants! So if you’re interested in attending this year’s Minnesota Public Health Association conference, we’d be happy to cover registration fees! Apply here: https://umn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8w4AYQi0DHzKu1f

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 04/23/2021

Thank you to all who were able to join our conversation with DeRay Mckesson on policing and the path forward. Shoutout to our Vice President elect Sarah Steffen for a wonderful job moderating today’s discussion.

Recording will be available to all who registered. Please contact [email protected] with any questions!

04/23/2021

Happening today @ noon! Join us in a few! z.umn.edu/deray

The School of Public Health Student Senate and Mosaic (University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management club) will be hosting a discussion with DeRay Mckesson on Friday, April 23 at 12PM CDT!

DeRay Mckesson is a civil rights activist focused primarily on issues of innovation, equity and justice. As a leading voice in the Black Lives Matter Movement and a co-founder of Campaign Zero, DeRay has worked to connect individuals with knowledge and tools, and provide citizens and policy makers with commonsense policies that ensure equity.

Register for this webinar here: z.umn.edu/DeRay

Photos from School of Public Health Student Senate's post 04/22/2021

🚨 Meet the 2021-22 SPH Student Senate eboard members! 🚨

Congratulations to the following student senators who will begin their 2021-22 terms on May 1st, 2021! We look forward to all you’ll achieve as a liaison between students the SPH community!

President: Emily McGuire
Vice President: Sarah Steffen
Secretary: Sylvia Gutierrez
Director of Communications: Robert Brehm
Director of Finance: Julia Ngep

04/21/2021

Upcoming Friday! Registration is still open z.umn.edu/DeRay

The School of Public Health Student Senate and Mosaic (University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management club) will be hosting a discussion with DeRay Mckesson on Friday, April 23 at 12PM CDT!

DeRay Mckesson is a civil rights activist focused primarily on issues of innovation, equity and justice. As a leading voice in the Black Lives Matter Movement and a co-founder of Campaign Zero, DeRay has worked to connect individuals with knowledge and tools, and provide citizens and policy makers with commonsense policies that ensure equity.

Register for this webinar here: z.umn.edu/DeRay

04/21/2021

Join our conversation with Justice Paul Thissen of the Minnesota Supreme Court moderated by Professor Sarah Gollust. Monday, April 26th at 3PM CDT!

Registration required z.umn.edu/Thissen

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Our Story

The Student Senate is the governing body for students in the School of Public Health. The Student Senate provides a voice for students and allows students to get involved in student government, plan social activities, network with other students and faculty, demonstrate leadership skills, and develop creative solutions to new challenges.

The SPH Student Senate represents the voice of public health students to the following groups:


  • SPH Executive Team

  • SPH Education Policy Committee
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