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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato


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Our primary purpose is to preserve the Hmong culture, recruit and unify students at Minnesota State University, Mankato, remain in contact with other multicultural communities and encourage the students from other schools to come to this university. To serve as an emotional and academic support group for the Hmong Student Association members.


Board Members 2016-2017:

President: Nai Cj Phang: Hello Everyone, I am a 3rd year, currently majoring in Psychology and minoring in Sociology. I enjoy playing games and i'm a MONSTER at League of Legends. If you're ever looking for a teammate or just someone to chat with and have a great time, feel free to contact me at 651-434-7822 or just hit my up on facebook.

Vice President Gary Pung Vang: HELLO EVERYONE!! I will be the Vice President of the Hmong Student Association for the year of 2016-2017. I am a third year majoring in biomedical Sciences. When I am free I enjoy playing video game, my guitar, and getting to know people. I challenge you introduce yourself to me before I do to you!

Secretary John Long Xiong: Hello everyone,I am majoring in Electrical Engineering Technology and minoring in Informational Technology! I like to build things with hands and cook! Feel free to come talk to me whenever!

Treasurer Shenyeng Xiong: Hi Everyone, I am currently serving as the Treasurer for the Hmong Student Association. I am in my 5th year hoping to finally graduate by the end of this spring. My major is Graphic Design, and I enjoy meeting new people and making new friends.

Activities Coordinator Vincent Thao: I am the Activities Coordinator for Mankato's Hmong Student Associationam and am currently in the field of Education. On my free time I enjoy dancing!

Cultural Coordinator Pinky Lor: Hi, I am the CC for HSA. I am a 3rd year, majoring into social work. I enjoy working with people one on one to assist them with their needs (school, personal live etc...). I look forward into having a great year with you guys!

Public Outreach Yeeleng Thao: Hello my name is Yeeleng Thao and I’ll be the public relations for HSA this coming school year. I’m a junior majoring in Mechanical Engineering. I love seeing and meeting new faces. On my free time I like to play Tetris on facebook and hang around the MCC. I hope you have a great school year and look forward to seeing you around!

Weekly Activity:

Gym Night Thursdays: Myers Field House | 7-11pm


 Hmong Culture Day
   November 19th, 2016

Hmong Odyssey
    April 8th, 2016 from 7-10pm
    Location: CSU 269


Tuesdays 7-8pm
Armstrong AH233



Dr. Sachi Sekimoto
201Q Amstrong Hall

Minnesota State Univesity, Mankato

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