shortcut to content
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato


Page address:

College of Social & Behavioral Sciences: 40th Annual Frontier Forum

  • Dr. Mark Bowen, Department of Geography is presenting, “Soil, Water, & Agriculture: A Sustainable Future for America’s Breadbasket?” 
  • Thursday, March 14, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the CSU Ostrander. 

The Power of Minnesota

  • The Environmental Committee is partnering with CERTs (Clean Energy Resource Teams) on a showing of the short documentary video “The Power of Minnesota,” with a community discussion to follow.  The short video (20 minutes) describes how inexpensive renewable energy from wind and solar is moving Minnesota away from fossil fuels and creating an economic  boom in employment in renewable energy. 
  • The showing will take place in Ostrander Auditorium on the evening of Tuesday, March 26.
  • 6:00pm - Appetizers and social time
    6:30pm - Welcome and local speakers
    7:00pm - Film screening
    7:30pm - Community discussion
    8:00pm - Coffee, dessert, and networking
    8:30pm - Event ends
  • RSVP
  • “The Power of Minnesota” can be viewed at

“Kick Butts Day”

  • March 20, 2019. 
  • Volunteers will pick up cigarette butts around campus and publicize their results on social media. 

"Merchants of Doubt,” Movie

  • April 2019 

Energy Forum

  • December 14, 2018
  • CSU 245
  • 2-4pm
  • Free

Capturing Savings from Public Building Energy Efficiency: Benchmarking, Financing and Getting Your Project Done

  • November 1, 2018
  • Minnesota State Mankato
  • 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
  • Centennial Student Union Room 245
  • Register

18th Annual Flower Planting & Campus Beautification Day

  • Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 (Monday, May 21st – weather back-up if rain is predicted for Tuesday.)
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Check-in at the mall for tools, planting instructions and beverages.

Maverick Sustainability: Where Do We Go from Here?

  • Tuesday, March 20th, 7-8:30pm
  • Ostrander Auditorium, CSU

RecycleMania 2018


Prior Events