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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

News Archive

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/international/isa/news/

International Festival 2014

MNSU and International Center hosted a very successful International festival on April 13, 2014. People enjoyed food, culture and performances from different cultures across the continents.

African Night 2014

African Night held on March 22, 2014 was a great success. People enjoyed african food, culture and performances

INDIAN DINNER

Indian Dinner was held on a Easter Sunday on 31st March, 2013. The event was entertaining with all you can eat- buffet for spicy Indian Cuisine.

CRICKET TOURNAMENT

The Cricket Tournament at MNSU started on 29th March, 2013 this year. The tournament was held at Meyers Field House, MNSU, Mankato. Teams within MSU and from other universities played against each other to win the championship.

 

Spring 2013 Cricket Tournament Stats:

 

Champion:

North Dakota State University

Runner-up:

Desi Mahool (MSU)

Man Of the Final:

Rezwan Shuvo (NDSU)

Highest Run scorer:

Saif Rahman (NDSU)

Highest Wicket Taker:

Nurunnobi Mithu ( BD Royals)

Man of the Series:

Shubham Panwar (MSU)

 

AFRICAN NIGHT

DATE: Saturday, MARCH 23, 2013

The pictures from AFRICAN NIGHT 2013 are now available on ISA fb page. the link can also be reached from the Gallery.

INDIAN DINNER

DATE: Saturday, MARCH 31, 2013

DINNER: 6PM - 9PM

VENUECSU BALL ROOM MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY

Comments Board

ISA wants each of your thoughts to be heard.

Students willing to contribute their ideas for events and express thoughts regarding other activities of ISA are humbly welcome to drop comments, event ideas on the suggestion box that will soon be placed outside the International Center at CSU.

Ethical Leadership Survey

You are requested to participate in research supervised by Dr. Andi Lassiter, on college student perceptions toward ethical ledership. This survey should take about 15-20 min. to complete.

The goal of this survey is to understand what perceptions exist among students from various cultures on the important characteristics that make up an ethical leader.

Paricipation is voluntary. If you have any questions about the research, please contact Dr.Andi Lassiter at 507-389-5734 or andrea.lassiter@mnsu.edu.

The consent form is attached with the survey for more information:

Ethical Leadership Survey Link

UPCOMING EVENTS

AFRICAN NIGHT: Saturday Mar 23rd, 2013

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL: Sunday Apr 14th, 2013

NEPAL NIGHT 2012

The cultural event organized by Nepalese Student Community on December 1st, 2012 at CSU Ballroom was one of the most successful event of 2012. It was amonsgst the best Nights the community had presented.

THE DANCE BATTLE

African Student Association and Black Student Union are presenting Dance battle where, talented groups and individuals will be competing to win the prizes worth $1000+. 

There will be free food and drinks with lots of entertainment at CSU Ballroom on November 20th from 6pm-10pm. 

Book tickets for you and your friends for the fun night. Admission ticket price is $3 or $5 for 2. 

For more detail click the link: ASA DANCE BATTLE

AUTHENTIC SRI LANKAN DINNER

The authentic dinner organised by the MavLankans on November 3rd, 2012 was a huge success. The event organised at CSU Ballroom for the first time in years was very entertaining with SriLankan food and musical shows and performance.

  ISA CAFE @ SAUDI ARABIA AND TURKEY

Unlike every week, we had two communities organizing cafe this week. Due to the Thanksgiving Break next week, Saudi Arabia held the cafe on Tuesday at ISA office and ISA Cafe at Turkey was organised on Thursday, November 15th.

We will have Ethiopian community organizing the cafe on Tuesday, November 20th at ISA Office.

  ISA CAFE @ NEPAL

ISA Cafe continued this week. On Thursday, October 8th, ISA cafe was organized by Nepalese Student Community, with Nepalese snacks and tea. The presenter Mr. Nitesh Shakya demonstrated the various aspects of Nepal, the country is known for. However, the cafe was mostly used as a promotional event for the next big event coming up soon, Nepal Night 2012, being held on December 1st at CSU Ballroom.

We will have two ISA cafes next week due to the Thanksgiving Holiday the other week. View the activity calender to get more details.

  ISA CAFE @ KOREA

Attracting a mass of happy faces at CSU, Korean Student Association conducted the ISA Cafe On November 1st, at Lincoln Lounge, CSU.

The first event held at the Lounge was very successful with sweet snacks, soft drink and delicious choco-pie. The event had performers, dancing in GANGNAM STYLE, which was very nicely presented.

We really appreciate the volunteers and the crowd for being part of the event.

The next cafe will be held by Nepalese Student Community at ISA Office on 8th November. 

  MIDDLE EASTERN NIGHT - NEWS

 

Link to the article posted on reporter.

 

  ISA OLYMPICS NEWS

First day of ISA Olympics was held on 13th October, 2012.

Coordinator for Basketball and Badminton: Tae Yeung Hong <hongtaeyeung91@gmail.com>

Congratulations to all the Winners from the 1st Part of ISA OLYMPICS 2012! 

Basketball
1st place: Team No Practice
2nd place: Team Gangham

Badminton Men's Double
1st place: Montasin Hossain and Saikat Tewang

Badminton Men's Single
 
1st place: HengLiang Liu 

Badminton Women's double
1st place: Yumin Jung and Yuin Won
2nd place: Hyeju Kim and Hyeonu Oh

A link to view the pictures from the event is at the Gallery section.

  ISA CAFE @ PAKISTAN

The cultural presentation with snacks were presented at the ISA cafe on Thursday, by the students from Pakistan. The next cafe is being organised by the Korean community. Hope to see you all at the ISA office on Thursday.

  ISA CAFE @ MOLDOVA

Another successful cafe was organised by the Moldovan students, with great presentation and snacks from the community.

ISA CAFE @ Ivory Coast

Second ISA cafe was held on Thursday, October 11th 2012, at the ISA office located at CSU 264. The event included traditional snacks and presentation introducing culture,history and geography of  Ivory Coast in West Africa.

 

  ISA CAFE @ BANGLADESH

First ISA cafe was held on Thursday, October 4th 2012, at the ISA office located at CSU 264. The event included plenty of traditional food items from Bangladesh and presentation introducing all the audience to the tradition, culture and slight history of the beautiful, colorful country in South Asia, Bangladesh ["Country of Bengal"]. The presenter was Mr.Tawsif Mahmud, the ISA President, representing Bangladesh.
If you missed this one,  join us next time, to experience the culture and traditions from different countries.

ISA cafes are held by different countries every THURSDAY. 

Click the link below to check the event date, time and venue: 

 

ISA CAFE