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Senator Greg Clausen to receive MACTA Partner Award

In recognition of his long service in support of career and technical education in Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan schools and in the legislature, State Senator Greg Clausen (DFL-Rosemount) will be presented with the Minnesota Association of Career and Technical Administrators (MACTA) Partner Award on October 6.

Sheran Awarded Children’s Health Hero Award from Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Senator Kathy Sheran was presented the 2015 Children’s Health Hero Award from Bob Bonar, the CEO of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. The award recognizes Sen. Sheran’s work and advocacy on behalf of children over her three terms in the Minnesota Senate. Also joining in the presentation was Kelly Wolfe, Public Policy Director for Children’s Hospitals.

Senator John Hoffman Wins MSBA Legislator of the Year Award

he Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA) awarded Sen. John Hoffman (DFL-Champlin) on Tuesday as one of its “Legislators of the Year” for 2015. According to MSBA, Sen. Hoffman was selected for the award in part due to his extensive work to make sure all schools in Minnesota are equitably funded. Hoffman says it’s an honor to be recognized.