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Campus Cop a University Alum

Minnesota State Mankato is Stephanie Wilkins' beat.

Ellen Preska Steck Named Foundation President

Alumna, business executive was recently elected to two-year term as president of the Minnesota State University, Mankato Foundation.

Chinese Delegation Visits Campus

Visit that included 22 representatives from 19 Chinese institutions is part of a "PathPro" partnership.

July 25: Vikings Report for Training Camp

The Minnesota Vikings announced the practice schedule for their 50th training camp on the Minnesota State University, Mankato campus.

University Welcomes Associate Provost Robert Fleischman

Dr. Robert "Bobby" Fleischman joins Minnesota State Mankato from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.

University Class to Study Wood Furnace Emissions

Automotive engineering technology students will travel to Cloquet, Albany and Altura to conduct emissions tests.

Professor to Serve on State Council on Disability

Professor Nancy Fitzsimons from the Department of Social Work was appointed to serve on council by Governor Mark Dayton.

Campus Kitchen Growing Food for Those in Need

Student volunteer organization started its own garden this spring.

Mike Gustafson Named Vice President of Strategic Business, Education and Regional Partnerships

Gustafson has served as an interim vice president for the last year.


Alum, BBQ Champ Coming to Campus

The owner of Big Boned BBQ will give a demo and samples of his work Aug 6 on campus

Juana Bordas to keynote 2015 Women & Spirituality Conference on Oct. 24

Latina writer the author of "Salsa, Soul and Spirit."


Men's Hockey Coach Mike Hastings Agrees to 8-Year Extension

Hastings led Mavericks to No. 1 national seed in NCAA tournament this past season.

Mavericks Athletics Ranked No. 5 Nationally in 2014-15

It's sixth time in past nine years that Minnesota State Mankato has finished in top five nationally.


$32,000 Donald C. and Marjorie Meredith Scholarship Awarded to Megan Serratore

Incoming first-year student Megan Serratore from Bemidji, Minn., plans to major in biochemistry.

Stephen Stoynoff Named Dean of Global Education

Stoynoff's appointment to new position begins June 17.

Construction to Begin on Dining Hall

New facility expected to open in January 2017.

May 15: Ceremonial Groundbreaking Held for New Dining Hall

Facility is expected to open in January 2017.


Submitting Timely 2015 Employee Expense Reports

Business Services reminds employees about IRS requirements for timely submission of employee expense reports.

'Charting the Future' Gallery Walk

Input sought on plan to strengthen the future of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.