International FestivalPage address: http://www.mnsu.edu/international/festival/internationalfests.html
We feature many countries throughout our bazaar on all three levels of the CSU. Please visit our vendors to learn more about their part of the world.
Please support the organizations starred with **. These organizations are international students and entities directly representing the international community at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Proceeds go toward activities involved with sharing their culture.
**Bangladesh Student Association: Learn about the Bangladeshi culture through dress and music.
**Japanese Intercultural Association
**Korean Student Association: View the dress and culture of South Korea.
**NESTCOM (Nepalese Student Community): Gain an understanding of Nepalese culture and clothing.
**Latino Students Wellness Programs
**Hmong Student Association
**Somali Student Association: Learn about the Somali culture; one of the most represented in Minnesota and at Minnesota State Mankato.
**Saudi Club: View traditional dress, calligraphy and henna artwork of the Saudi Arabian culture.
**Muslim Student Association: Learn philosophies and ask questions about the religion of Islam.
**Tunisia Student Group: View the culture and national dress of Tunisia.
**Indian Student Association: Gain insight into Bollywood and the music of the Indian culture.
**Brazil Student Organization: Study the cultures, dress and items representing different states of Brazil.
**Pakistan Student Association: Get a henna tattoo and view ethnic items and clothing.
**Cricket Club: Learn the basic rules and fundamentals of Cricket and discover why it remains a favorite sport in several countries.
**Oromia Student Union: Learn more about the Oromo culture.
Chinese Institute: Learn about the Chinese culture both from the native contest and the context of the Chinese American.
Blue Earth County Historical Society: See the vibrant history of Blue Earth County through dresses and costumes of different eras.
Study Abroad Program: Discover benefits gained from study abroad opportunities at Minnesota State Mankato.
IREX Pakistan: Participate in informative presentations and interactions with this student organization.
Memorial Library: Learn about the multiple resources available at our campus library.
Youth For Understanding: Learn about this global non-profit that emphasizes multicultural immersion and exchange programs between teachers and trainers.
Friendship Family Program: Discover the special interaction shared between international students and the Mankato community.
Swetalina Das: View for purchase a special selection of Himalayan tapestry from India and Savana creations from Tanzania, East Africa.
Minnesota Snoflake: View for purchase winter/all season decorations including sun catchers in various patterns, colors and textures.
TaeKwonDo: Learn about Korean martial art, culture and tradition.
Mankato Diversity Council: Gain insights from presentations and information about Diversity Council.
Twin Valley Council: Learn more about the Boy Scout/Venture crew cultures.
College of Business: Stop by to learn about opportunities with the College of Business.
Scholarship America: Learn about scholarship opportunities for making post-secondary education available to everyone.
Lawrence Ting: View for purchase oriental items, clothing and accessories from various Asian cultures.
Josies Pieces: View for purchase handmade accessories, clothing and miscellaneous items from
Mankato Area Fair Trade Town Initiative: Learn about fair trade goods and supporting the development of communities through fair trade.
Cote d’ Ivoire Student Association: Learn more about the vibrant culture of Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast).