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Nov. 19: Kato Krusher Indoor Rock Climbing Competition

Sixth annual event costs $30 to participate and is free and open to spectators.

Nov. 21: Panel to Discuss ‘Water Quality in Minnesota: What Are the Effects of Buffer Strips & Nitrate Testing?’

Event will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. in Centennial Student Union's Ostrander Auditorium.

Nov. 15-18: 'These Shining Lives'

Play chronicles experiences of four women working in an Illinois watch factory in the 1920s and 1930s.

Nov. 18: Singer/songwriter Erik Koskinen

The Erik Koskinen Band is currently touring in support of its latest CD release, "Live at The Real Phonic Radio Hour."

Nov. 6-Dec. 1: Senior Art Exhibits

Senior art work will be on display in Conkling Gallery.

Nov. 19: Concert Wind Ensemble Concert

Performance will be in Halling Recital Hall.

Nov. 27: University Jazz Bands Performance

Event will be in Halling Recital Hall.

Nov. 28: Community Orchestra Concert

Concert will be in Halling Recital Hall.

Department of Music Announces Fall 2017 Performance Series

Series features performances by professional artists as well as student ensembles, student recitals.

Sept. 23-Nov. 25: Exhibit at Blue Earth County Historical Society Highlights University

Exhibit that opens Saturday, Sept. 23 will highlight the University's nearly 150-year history.

2017-2018 Good Thunder Reading Series Features Six Events

Eight writers will participate in the annual series, which is now in its 36th year.

IT Solutions Announces System Office Domain Name Changes

The Minnesota State system office's old domain names will be deactivated Nov. 8, 2017.

University President Richard Davenport's Statement on Aug. 11-12 Events in Charlottesville, Va.

Message from Minnesota State University, Mankato President Davenport was emailed Aug. 15 to all of the University's employees and students.

Geography Colloquium Fall 2017 Schedule

Nine events will be held on Fridays from 3-4:15 p.m. during the fall semester.

Department of Biological Sciences Receives $575,000 Grant for Confocal Microscope

National Science Foundation grant will elevate Minnesota State Mankato's scientific imaging capabilities to levels seen at large research institutions.

Minnesota State Mankato Hosting Fifth Cohort of Mexican Students

Students participating in four-week English language-training program.

Iron Range Engineering, Twin Cities Engineering Programs Selected for Innovation Award

Programs were recognized with 2017 ABET Innovation Award at awards gala in Baltimore.

Minnesota State Mankato Vice President Mark Johnson to Lead Division of Strategic Partnerships on Interim Basis

Johnson will also continue to serve the University in his current role as vice president for technology and chief information officer.

Department of Social Work Receives $399,900 Federal Grant

Award will help address need for greater access to behavioral health services in southern Minnesota.

Celebrating a City Center Outpost

Hundreds attend Hubbard Building open house.

University Signs 'MOU' with Government of Costa Rica

Memorandum of understanding creates opportunities for collaboration.

$420,000 Grant Supports Launch of Emergency Grant Program for Students

Funds will address financial barriers to help low-income students stay enrolled to completion.

Book by Former University President James F. Nickerson is 2017-18 Common Read

Nickerson's book is titled "Out of Chaos: Reflections of a University President and his Contemporaries on Vietnam-Era Unrest in Mankato and its Relevance Today.”

Minnesota State Mankato Begins 150th Anniversary Celebration by Announcing use of Sesquicentennial Logo

Sesquicentennial logo will serve as University's signature brand through December 2018.

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