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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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MSU Picnic - MSU Mall - May 29 - 11AM - 1PM

MSU Picnic - MSU Mall - May 29 - 11AM - 1PM

Sept. 15, Student Organization Registration and Training

RSO Training Events and Lunchtime Leadership Learning

Sept. 13, Student Organization Registration and Training

RSO Training Events and Lunchtime Leadership Learning

Sept. 14, Student Organization Registration and Training

RSO Training Events and Lunchtime Leadership Learning

Nominate an Outstanding Student Leader or Program

Nominate an Outstanding Student Leader or Program

FREE Late Night Study Break Breakfast, Dec 7, 10 PM

Take a break from studying and enjoy a FREE breakfast in the Centennial Student Union on Monday night (12/07) at 10 p.m.

Share your joy of reading and with area Kindergarten Students!

Share your joy of reading and with area Kindergarten Students!

July 8, Ice Cream Social & Yard Games, 11:00 – 1:00 p.m., Campus Fountain

July 8, Ice Cream Social & Yard Games, 11:00 – 1:00 p.m., Campus Fountain

Dec. 1, Stress Relief Chair Massages

Nontraditional Events

Feb. 23 7pm - Ostrander

Networking is a state of mind not a skill.

Oct. 30 - 9pm - 1 AM- CSU Haunted takeover

Can you survive the ultimate scare?

Backyard Bash - Crawford Courtyard - August 23 - 11AM to 1:30PM

Backyard Bash - Crawford Courtyard - August 22 - 11AM to 1:30PM

November 14-18 National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Exhibit

Remember November is a month long campaign dedicated to promoting hunger awareness and celebrating the way Minnesota State University Students, faculty and staff work with community partners in support of our neighbors managing food insecurity. This week features a partner exhibit and activities in the lower level of CSU.

Oct. 26, Housing Fair

Oct. 26, Housing Fair

Oct. 4, Student Organization Fair

Other events

Oct. 12-13 Greek Life/Red Cross Blood Drive

Greek Life-sponsored Blood Drive.

Thursday - October 1 @ 6:30 PM

Thursday - October 1 @ 6:30 PM

National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Feature Presentations

National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Feature Presentations

Inflatable 5k Run - Postponed

5k Postponed

July 31, 6th Annual, BBQ Tasting, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., MSU Mall

July 31, 6th Annual, BBQ Tasting, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., MSU Mall

Register Now!

Sept 21 - 10 AM - Fitness Trail

Sammy Adams will perform as Minnesota State University, Mankato’s featured concert artist Monday, April 18.

Bresnan Arena, 7pm - mnsuevents.com

April 6, 2016 - 7pm - Bresnan Arena

A Conversation on Making a Murder with Attorney Dean Strang

Free Movies for Students!

Wed - Thrus. 9:30pm, Fri. - Sat. 7pm, Ostrander

Tuesdays at 5pm

Become a great Leader

Laugh your butt off!

August 23, 2014, 9PM - Bresnan Arena

August 21, 2014 - 9 PM - CSU Ballroom

Best Dance Party in Mankato

Dance Marathon - February 1, 2014

Dance Marathon - February 1, 2014

Saturday, October 4 @ 11:30 am

Saturday, October 4 @ 11:30 am

Like nature, like reading, like children? This opportunity is for YOU!

Like nature, like reading, like children? This opportunity is for YOU!

Saturday. October 4 @ 8pm

Saturday. October 4 @ 8pm

The most fun and safe foam party around!

Fri. Sept 5 - 8 pm to 11pm - Horseshoe Lot

Win Great Prizes!

Sunday, August 24 - 8:45pm - Bresnan Arena

Friday, October 9, 2015 7:30 PM

Friday, October 9, 2015 7:30 PM

MNSU's Best Talent

Tuesdays at 8 pm

Oscar Night Party!

February 20 - 7 PM - CSU Ostrander

Leadership Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 3 at 4:00 PM in the Centennial Student Union room 245.

accepting nominations for Student Leadership Awards through Friday, February 12

Deadline: November 14 at 12 noon.

Apply Today!

March 19, 2016 8pm-11pm, Otto Rec.

Black light takeover of Campus Rec featuring laser tag.

Submission info below

Thursday, March 26, 2014 - 7pm

Volunteers Needed

Mondays 4-5pm and 5-7pm Wed. 5-7pm

Students and alumni alike show their spirit throughout homecoming week.

October 5 - 10

Aug. 30, Nontraditional Student Welcome Picnic

Nontraditional Events

June 24 and 25, Peace Crane Project, 11-1 p.m. CSU

June 24 and 25, Peace Crane Project, 11-1 p.m. CSU

Saturday, August 30 - 8pm-11pm

Saturday, August 30 - 8pm-11pm

Maverick Welcome Week 2015

Maverick Welcome Week 2015

Students will have an opportunity to learn about and consider joining a fraternity or sorority very early in the year.

Students will have an opportunity to learn about and consider joining a fraternity or sorority very early in the year.

Community Engagement

Sibley Park and River Cleanup to take place September 12

July 8 Student Affairs Car Wash for Students, 11 – 2 p.m., Lot 11 (Horse Shoe Lot)

July 8 Student Affairs Car Wash for Students, 11 – 2 p.m., Lot 11 (Horse Shoe Lot)

September 9, 2015

Annual Campus and Community Fair

Minnesota State Mankato Dam Bike Ride - June 24 - 3 PM - CSU flag pole

Everyone will meet at the fountain on campus and we will make the trek 10.5 miles to The Dam Store for some pie and H2O. With sugar-filled, water jigging bellies, we will turn around and make the trip back! ** Rain or humid date, June 24

Sunday, December 06, 2015 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM CSU Ballroom

Sunday, December 06, 2015

Trick or treaters are invited to the CSU from 1 – 4 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28

The scaring will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 9 p.m. to midnight.

The scaring will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 9 p.m. to midnight.

CSU 245, 6:30 pm.

A Place at The Table, film and discussion

Registration will close on Monday, November 16.

Students can begin registering their children for gifts beginning Monday, October 26

Saturday, November 8 - 10AM Ostrander

Saturday, November 8 - 10AM Ostrander

April 27, MSU Leadership Awards

Student Activities would like to invite the students, faculty, and staff of Minnesota State University, Mankato to celebrate the success of campus leadership and programming for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Learn about taxes!

February 16, at 7 p.m. in Ostrander Auditorium.

You can jump into the holiday spirit by visiting reindeer at Minnesota State University, Mankato

10am to 2pm

Wednesday, Oct. 7 from 7:00-8:00pm

Wednesday, Oct. 7 from 7:00-8:00pm

sledding event

Saturday, January 30, from 1pm to 3pm at Mt. Kato

February 13, 2016 - 8pm, 9pm, & 10pm

Over $6000 in prizes and your favorite games!

Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today!

Mon Jan 18, 2016 - 1pm

25' Tall Bonfire and 15 Minute Fireworks

Monday, October 5, 2015

The deadline to sign up is Monday, February 1.

The ASB service trip taking place March 6 through March 12, 2016

Apply to become a Student Event Team Board Member

Apply Today! Due Jan 29

Learn more about renting and landlord/tenant law

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Before I Die Wall

April 11-16

Student Events Team

Student Events Team