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Celebrating University Student Group Contributions

In honor of Tony Diggs, former Director of the Student Activities Office, the Tony Diggs Excellence Awards are intended to recognize annual student group achievements. The awards are open to all Campus Life Programs and Registered Student Organizations.

Tony Diggs Excellence Award recipients receive recognition on behalf of Student Unions & Activities as well as exciting award packages. The award packages include benefits such as; Student Unions & Activities reservations, Student Activities Fairs and Paint the Bridge registration, Goldy’s Gameroom Bowling Party, The Minnesota Daily recognition as well as TCF Visa Gift Cards and more.

Congratulations to the 2017 winners, which were announced on April 3, 2018:

Outstanding Collaboration: Al-Madinah Cultural Center & Muslim Students Association

Outstanding Graduate or Professional Student Group: Phillips Neighborhood Clinic

Excellence in Inclusion: Muslim Students Association

Innovation Award: American Medical Student Association - Pre Med Minneapolis Chapter 

Outstanding Program or Event: UMN Energy Club

Rookie Student Group of the Year: Born Passion UMN

Outstanding Service/Philanthropic Project of the Year: Black Motivated Women

Outstanding Student Group Advisor: Joseph Ballard II, Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences

Outstanding Undergraduate Student Group: Design U

People's Choice Award (Graduate): Phillips Neighborhood Clinic

People's Choice Award (Undergraduate): Design U

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