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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State Mankato International Student Enrollment moves up in National Rankings

University ranks 29th among master's institutions. International students contribute $28 million to local economy.

Minnesota State Mankato Receives Two MnSCU Academic and Student Affairs Awards

Honors Program and David Jones, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, recognized by system office.

Paul Hustoles Named Interim VP of University Advancement

Hustoles has been University faculty member, chair of Department of Theatre and Dance since 1985.

Faculty Member is Author of Published Paper in Open-Access Cancer Research Journal

Allison Land, assistant professor of biology, is first author of paper published in Oncotarget.

Minnesota State Mankato Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

Designation is awarded to schools doing most to embrace military students.

Princeton Review Honors Minnesota State Mankato's College of Business

College of Business listed as one of nation's "best 295" business schools in 2016 book.

University Receives $865,000 ETAP Power Lab Program

Minnesota State Mankato is first college or university in state to have this software.

Glen, Becky Taylor Honored by International Family Nursing Association

Taylors and Glen Taylor Nursing Institute for Family and Society Receive "Distinguished Partner in Family Health Care Award."

Alumnus Glen Taylor Receives AACSB Inaugural Influential Leaders Award

Taylor named one of 100 AACSB "Influential Leaders" worldwide.


Recipient of Fall 2015 Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award Announced

Paul Iheme N'Gumah selected as fall 2015 recipient.

Dec. 1: Urban and Regional Studies Institute Graduate Student Presentations

Projects were completed for four Minnesota cities.

Nov. 16-Dec. 6: Exhibit Exploring Relationships Between Dakota, Ojibwe Indian Nations and U.S. government

Exhibit is on display at Memorial Library.

Nov. 23-Dec. 11: 2015 Unions United Food Drive

The 2015 Unions United Food Drive will be held from Nov. 23 to Dec. 11.

Arts & Entertainment

Nov. 9-Dec. 4: Senior Art Exhibits

Senior art will be on display in Conkling Gallery in two exhibits, one from Nov. 9-18 and the other from Nov. 23-Dec. 4.

Dec. 4-5: Fall Dance Concert

Performances will take place in the Ted Paul Theatre.

Dec. 1, 3, 6: Department of Music Concerts

Student ensemble concerts will feature seasonal favorites along with traditional music.


Valley Writing Project Application Deadline Extended

Deadline for application is now Friday, Nov. 20.

Higher Learning Commission Seeks Third-Party Comments

Public comments are welcome and encouraged. Due date for comments is Feb. 29, 2016.

Student Group Announces Name Change

IMPACT is now Student Events Team.


North Star Aviation Getting High-Tech Planes for Students

Cockpit akin to airliners.

University's Aviation Professional Flight Program Receives Accreditation

Minnesota State Mankato one of less than 40 institutions nationally to have accredited aviation program.