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May 8: Ten Army ROTC Cadets to be Commissioned

Commissioning ceremony to take place in Ostrander Auditorium.

University Participating in Grant Program to Tackle Underage Drinking, Marijuana Use

Minnesota State Mankato is sub-recipient of grant received by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

Another Accounting Graduate Receives Elijah Watt Sells Award

2013 graduate Skyler Stensrud scored in top 60 among 91,384 candidates who took 2014 CPA exam.

University to Offer Dakota Language, Culture Courses in 2015 Fall Semester

Courses to be taught by Glenn Wasicuna, a fluent first-language Dakota speaker.

'The Good Food Revolution' is 2015-16 Common Read

Book discusses the life of the founder of Growing Power Inc.

Nursing Faculty Author Textbook

Three nursing faculty, the director of the Taylor Nursing Institute for Family and Society and colleague authored "Family-Focused Nursing Care."

Brian Martensen Named Dean of College of Science, Engineering & Technology

Martensen joined University as faculty member in 2006, has served as interim dean since 2013.

Anything for the 'Maverick'

KMSU begins its annual fundraiser; goal is $40,000.

Faculty Member Angela Cooley's New Book Published

"To Live and Dine in Dixie" explores changing food culture of urban American South during Jim Crow era.

Senior Cade Shelton is National Champion in Prose Speaking

Shelton wins University's first national title at the AFA national competition since 1979.

Theatre & Dance Awards More Than $57,000 in Scholarships

The Department of Theatre & Dance announced 34 scholarship awards for 2015-16 academic year.

Research Gives Undergraduates Chance to Shine

Student projects displayed April 20 at University's annual undergraduate research conference.

Elementary Students Decode Code at University

Nearly 200 students in the 4th through 6th grades at LCWM elementary school visit campus.

Nearly 200 4th-6th Graders to Visit Campus April 13 to Learn About Technology

Students from LCWM Elementary School to cap year-long study of computer programming.

Digging for Worms, Empowering Young Girls

Girls Explore STEM Camp to be offered June 6-10, 2015 for girls in grades 6 through 8.

University Department Celebrates National Poetry Month

Selections from Whitman, Frost to be featured.

Veterans Club to do Pushups for Awareness of Veterans' Issues

Club invites community to perform 22 pushups daily at noon near campus fountain.

Faculty Member Kuldeep Agarwal Receives Honor

Agarwal is one of 11 international recipients of 2015 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award.

5 Students Participating in International Research Project

Three graduate students, two undergraduates working on "From Morse Codes to the Internet of Things."

April 30: Contemporary Vocal and Instrumental Performance

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

May 1-2: Spring Dance Concert

Performances will be in the Ted Paul Theatre.

May 2-3: Students from Music Vocal Studios to Perform

Performances will be in Halling Recital Hall.

March 30-May 6: 2015 Senior Art Exhibits

Work of 42 students to be displayed in three exhibits.

Season Tickets on Sale for Summer Theatre

Season features four shows—two plays and two musical productions.

Highland Summer Theatre Season to Feature 4 Productions

Season opens May 26-30 with “The Foreigner” and concludes in July with pop-culture musical, “The Addams Family.”

Chandler Holland Honored with Outstanding Service Award

Holland one of five to be recognized by system office.

Women's Center Announces Initiatives

"Take Back the Night" and the "Safe Bar Initiative" aim to reduce sexual assault and educate about violence prevention.

April 29: Candlelight Vigil for Nepal Earthquake Relief

Event is set for Wednesday, April 29 at 8:30 p.m. near Centennial Student Union fountain.

May 1: Computer Information Science Game Demo Display

Event set from 12:30-2:30 p.m. in the Centennial Student Union lobby.

May 3: Annual Sprint Triathlon

Office of Campus Recreation sponsors annual event that begins and ends on campus.

May 6: Michael Fagin Retirement Ceremony

Event set from 3-5 p.m. in the Hearth Lounge.

MSSA Announces Election Results

Mariah Haffield elected president, Sam (Bassam) Al-Mohamadi vice president for 2015-16.

Submitting Timely 2015 Employee Expense Reports

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

'What's Your Commute?'

University's Environmental Committee asks campus community to fill out survey to promote green campus.

'Charting the Future' Gallery Walk

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

Mavericks Baseball in National Headlines

Team sets record for runs, catches attention of Sports Illustrated, ESPN,

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