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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Maverick Football Player Alex Goettl a Finalist for William V. Campbell Trophy

Goettl is one of 12 finalists chosen from all divisions of college football and the only finalist from NCAA Division II.


Minnesota State Mankato, Lake Superior College Announce Aviation Program Articulation Agreement

Agreement provides students a seamless transfer between programs.

3 to be Honored at Nov. 2 Minnesota State Mankato Distinguished Alumni Achievement Event

Event begins at 10 a.m. in Centennial Student Union, Rooms 253/4/5.

Department of Educational Leadership Receives Excellence in Equity Innovation Award

Award was presented at Minnesota State Academic and Student Affairs Conference.

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.

Newly Renovated Minnesota State Mankato President’s Suite at Civic Center Open at Maverick Men’s Hockey Games

Members of Student Senate are president's first invited guests.

Small Business Development Center at Minnesota State Mankato Receives $274,000 Minnesota DEED grant

Two-year grant supports local entrepreneurs and small businesses.

President Richard Davenport to Receive Distinguished Alumni Award from University of Nebraska at Kearney

Davenport will be honored Oct. 4 in Kearney, Neb.

Minnesota State Mankato Signs 5-year, $2.88 Million Contract with Maverick Software Consulting

University continues 13-year partnership that supports students majoring in technology.


Nov. 18: 'CHINA Town Hall' Webcast

Event is at Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship.


Nov. 18-22: Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

Events will be held throughout the week.

Nov. 19: Red Cross Blood Drive

Upward Bound sponsoring blood drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Centennial Student Union Ballroom.

Nov. 20: Can Jam Event to Encourage Food Donations

Event is at Pub 500 in Mankato.

Nov. 20: International Relations Forum

Four faculty members will discuss current events in forum.

Arts & Entertainment

Nov. 11-Dec. 6: Senior Art Exhibits

Exhibits are in Conkling Gallery.

Nov. 21: University Jazz Big Bands

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

Nov. 24: University Concert Wind Ensemble in Concert

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Dec. 5: Contemporary Vocal Groups in Concert

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Dec. 8: University Holiday Choral Concert

Concert is at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Mankato.

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 Fall 2019 Performance Series

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