When Minnesota students looked like they meant business

Gotta style when you meet the prez Planning strategy -- and looking chic at the same time

I love the 70s-era photos that the Minnesota State University Student Association has posted on its Facebook page under the title “Blast from the Past.”

When you’re a student organization with constantly changing leadership, you’ve got to remember your roots — your victories and mistakes.

But above all, you must remember not to repeat the fashion crimes of the past.

(The chops, ‘staches, beards — they all scream “serious political muscle.” And the tanktop on the guy on the left in the bottom photo? Makes university presidents think twice about pulling a fast one.)

You can check out MSUSA in all its glory here.