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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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News

KMSU General Manager Jim Gullickson Receives Ampers Career Achievement Award

Gullickson has served for 17 years as KMSU's general manager.

Minnesota State Mankato Geography Professor to Spend Sabbatical Year Serving with USAID Office of Global Climate Change

Professor Don Friend will serve as a senior science advisor.

University to Award 2,304 Degrees at End of Spring Semester

Minnesota State Mankato will award 2,304 degrees at the end of the 2019 spring semester.

Minnesota State Mankato to Offer Master’s Degree in Data Science Starting in Fall 2019

New program is first and only graduate program in data science in the Minnesota State system.

Minnesota State Mankato’s Economic Contribution Estimated at more than $781 million

Study on economic impact was produced by national consulting firm Parker Philips.

University Releases Book on 150-Year History of Minnesota State Mankato

“Minnesota State University, Mankato 1868-2018: A Sesquicentennial History,” was written by William E. Lass.

Events

Three Upcoming Events at Minnesota State Mankato to Highlight 50-Year Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Week begins with Monday, July 15 open house at Standeford Observatory.

Community Gardening Program for Adults with Dementia will run from May-October

Program begins with gardening-open celebration May 22 at Living Earth Center in Mankato.

Announcement

Aug. 6: ‘Minnesota State University, Mankato Night at Target Field’

Twins baseball game begins at 7:10 p.m. Cap pickup at Target Field is from 5-7:30 p.m.

Arts & Entertainment

June 20: Summer 2019 Outdoor Film Series Begins

"Dumbo" is first of three outdoor summer films that will be shown in outdoor amphitheatre.

News

Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence to Host 3 Upcoming ‘Explore STEM’ Day Camps

Camps are for students entering grades 6 through 9.

Minnesota State Mankato Breaks Ground on Seasonal All-Sports Dome

SCHEELS All-Sports Foundation to donate $500,000 to name facility's turf field space.