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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

News Highlights

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Announcement

College of Business Student Team Takes Fourth Place in National Diversity Case Competition

Four undergraduate students competed Jan. 17-18 in Bloomington, Ind.

Feb. 11: Scarf/Hat Giveaway for Minnesota State Mankato Students

President Richard Davenport and members of cabinet to give away scarves, hats to students.

News

Mankato to Host Hockey Day Minnesota 2021

The 15th annual statewide hockey celebration will play at Blakeslee Stadium.

Jan. 16: Maverick All-Sports Dome 'Ribbon-Cutting' Ceremony

Event is at 10:30 a.m. at Maverick All-Sports Deal.

Matt Cecil Appointed Interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Cecil is in his fourth year as dean of Minnesota State Mankato's College of Arts and Humanities.

Minnesota State Mankato, Rochester Community and Technical College Announce Aviation Program Articulation Agreement

Agreement provides students a seamless transfer between programs.

City of Mankato and Minnesota State Mankato launch Bus Mankato--a live bus-tracking app

App allows users to pinpoint locations of Mankato buses and view scheduled stops in real time.

Minnesota State Mankato Selected to Receive 3 Local Partnerships Program Awards

The Minnesota State system selected Minnesota State Mankato to receive three awards totaling $111,000.

Updated Study Shows Continued Reduction of Minnesota State Mankato’s Carbon Footprint through June 2018

Report shows University's efforts have resulted in a 15.6 percent decrease in carbon footprint over seven-year period.

Events

Feb. 27-28: 44th Annual Pan African Conference

Theme is “Understanding Voters’ Rights Through Voters’ Education.”

Feb. 29: 69th Annual Middle School and Senior High Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Exhibit Hall is free and open to the public from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

March 16: Schmitz Lecture to Feature Women Leaders in Agriculture

Lecture is in Ostrander Auditorium.

Arts & Entertainment

Feb. 20-29: ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’

Performances are in Ted Paul Theatre.

Feb. 27: Good Thunder Reading Series Features two Writers

Bao Phi and Liz Lanier are featured writers in Feb. 27 event.

March 1-2: ‘The Word Rises’ Choir Performance

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

March 5: University Jazz Mavericks Concert Featuring Guest Artist David Halliday

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

2019-2020 Good Thunder Reading Series Features Seven Events

Series begins its 38th year Sept. 26 when poet Ada Limón visits.

Minnesota State Mankato Department of Music Announces Spring 2020 Performance Series

Events include Performance Series, Minnesota Storytellers, and 12 student ensemble concerts.