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Spirit Store Sale!


Want to recruit a talented workforce? Choosing or changing your career?


Minnesota State Mankato Career Expo: Oct. 18-19, 2016

9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

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 Under the Arch Graduates

Host a Maverick Spirit Day for your employees!

Do you walk the halls at work with other Minnesota State Mankato alumni? The Alumni Association will come to you! Consider hosting a Maverick Spirit Day for your employees and we will bring door prizes, activities, refreshments and fun. This is a great opportunity to meet other Mavs at work. Contact us at to learn more!


Mankato Marathon


Alumni Association welcomes new president, Chris Meyer ('90)

Chris is excited to take on his new role as the Minnesota State University, Mankato Alumni Association President after serving on the board since 2014! Graduating with a degree in Business and Marketing from the College of Business, Chris has worked in the finance and banking industry and continues to grow his career as the President/CEO of Capital Growth Management in Belle Plaine, Minn. Read More...

Distinguished Alumni Awards


Were you a member of University Programs, IMPACT or the Student Events Team?

The Centennial Student Union is turning 50 in 2018! Help us celebrate the anniversary by sharing your stories and memories as a student on campus. These stories will be used for a slide show at events to encourage current students to get involved. The survey is only four questions, but will make a big IMPACT! Read more...


Gage Implosion


 Campus Changes: Plan your visit!

June 29, 2016, marked the third anniversary of the Gage Towers implosion. Minnesota State Mankato is rapidly changing to fit the needs of our students. With a new dining facility and a state-of-the-art Clinical Sciences Building opening in the coming academic year, we hope to see our alumni back for visits! (Hint: area hotels give discounts to alumni!)



Minnesota Twins Baseball


College of Business Alumni Event: Canterbury 2016

Friday, August 19    |    Silks at Canterbury Park

This popular College of Business event is back! To register online or find more details, visit Business grads: Mark your calendars now and don't forget to wear your purple and gold! 



Save the Date: Homecoming 2016!

October 3 - 9

Join us for your 2016 Minnesota State Mankato Homecoming celebrations! The week will be packed with athletic events, student competitions, a parade and more! New this year will be the Alumni Corral, a special tailgate spot reserved for alumni and friends before the football game on Saturday, Oct. 8. This exclusive offer will be available soon, so keep watching your email!

Sioux Falls Canaries Baseball


Sioux Falls Canaries Party Deck

Meet-and-Greet with former Maverick Nolan Johnson!

Tuesday, July 19, 2016  |  5:30 p.m. at the Birdcage

Enjoy a night of all-you-can-eat ballpark food and a meet-and-greet with Canaries catcher, Nolan Johnson. Registration is $25 and includes your ticket to the game, and food as well as autographs and photos with Johnson! 


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Join us online and participate in our photo share! All you have to do is follow us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and post a photo of you and your spouse (if you met on campus) or your crew of future Mavericks and use the hashtags #MavMarriages or #FutureMav. Your pictures might even be featured in the newsletter, Today Magazine or on our social media pages!

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