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Social Media Updates from Farewell Reception for Scott, Kelley Olson
Video highlights from reception posted by Mike Lagerquist of Theatre & Dance Department.
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations News Release, 6-20-2012
EDITOR'S UPDATE: Mike Lagerquist, director of public relations from Theatre & Dance, posted video from the farewell reception for Scott and Kelley Olson. Here are the links (Lagerquist reports that individuals without Facebook accounts have been able to view them):
Here is Provost Olson joining in with the singing of the MSU Hymn: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=4245824865552
Here is Provost Olson thanking everyone at the end of the reception: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=4239534988309&set=vb.1283565665&type=2&theater
And here is Paul Hustoles introducing the first musical performance: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=4240383129512&set=vb.1283565665&type=2&theater
ORIGINAL RELEASE BELOW
Mankato, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato President Richard Davenport invites the community to attend a farewell reception for Provost Scott Olson and his wife, Kelley, on Tuesday, June 26 from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Centennial Student Union Hearth Lounge.
There will be a program at 4:30 p.m. Parking is available in Lot 4.
Scott Olson will be leaving Minnesota State Mankato to become the president of Winona State University on July 16, 2012.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,649 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 32 state institutions.
Individuals with a disability who need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Office of the President at 507-389-1112 (V), 800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY) at least five days prior to the event.