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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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News

University's International Student Enrollment Climbs 4 Spots Nationally to 12th Nationally

Minnesota State Mankato international student enrollment has more than doubled in the past seven years.

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

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

Sun Country’s Partnership With Minnesota State Mankato Creates Big Opportunities for Aspiring Pilots

Sun Country Bridge Program offers full-time employment opportunities for students.

Minnesota State Mankato to Participate in Historic U.S. Higher Education Delegation to Sudan Oct. 28-Nov. 1

Jacy Fry and Hamdi Elnuzahi from the Kearney Center for International Student Services will represent Minnesota State Mankato on the delegation to the forum.

University Advancement Division Receives CASE Gold Award

Award received for creating scholarship application program for students.

Ted Paul Theatre Gets $500,000 Facelift

"The Music Man" opens the 2018-18 Mainstage season.

Small Business Development Center Receives Grant from U.S. Department of Agriculture

Grant will pilot a rural business succession program.

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.

Minnesota State Mankato Aviation Program is Partner in Delta Air Lines Pilot Career Path Program

Delta's public announcement named Minnesota State Mankato as one of eight initial partner universities.

Arts & Entertainment

Nov. 14-17: 'Stupid F*cking Bird'

Play will be in Andreas Theatre.

Nov. 17: Nooky Jones Concert

Performance is at Hooligans Neighborhood Pub.

Nov. 12-20, Dec. 3-11: Senior Student Art Exhibitions

Art on display in Conkling Gallery.

Nov. 27: University Jazz Big Bands

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

Nov. 28: 'Baby it's Cold Outside' Benefit Concert

Event is at Pub 500 in Mankato.

Nov. 29: University Concert Wind Ensemble Concert

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

Dec. 4: Community Orchestra Concert

Concert is in Halling Recital Hall.

2018-2019 Good Thunder Reading Series Features Six Events

First featured writer is poet and essayist Ladan Osman on Thursday, Sept. 13.

Announcement

Nov. 13: 'Health for Heroes'

Reduced-fee dental services and free hearing and cognitive screenings are available for veterans and active duty military.

Events

Sesquicentennial Week Celebration Begins with Homecoming Parade, Concludes with Oct. 6 Birthday Bash

Oct. 6 Birthday Bash is open to the public.

Oct. 3: New University Plaque to be Unveiled

"Re-dedication" ceremony set for 2 p.m. on north side of Wigley Administration Center. Two additional dedication ceremonies to follow.