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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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POSTPONED: Jan. 19 Presentation by Former U.S. Foreign Service Officer Tom Hanson

This event will be rescheduled at a later date.


5 ‘Must Do’ Tips This Holiday Season for College-Bound High School Seniors

Director of Admissions Brian Jones offered suggestions for high school seniors choosing a college.

Continuing & Professional Education Offering New 2019 Courses

Manufacturing Leadership, Executive Leadership to be offered as part of Maverick Academy Series.

Minnesota State Mankato Receives 2018 Tekne Award

Minnesota High Tech Association named University one of 16 winners.

University's International Student Enrollment Climbs 4 Spots Nationally to 12th Nationally

Minnesota State Mankato international student enrollment has more than doubled in the past seven years.

Minnesota State Mankato’s Economic Contribution Estimated at more than $781 million

Study on economic impact was produced by national consulting firm Parker Philips.

Sun Country’s Partnership With Minnesota State Mankato Creates Big Opportunities for Aspiring Pilots

Sun Country Bridge Program offers full-time employment opportunities for students.

University Advancement Division Receives CASE Gold Award

Award received for creating scholarship application program for students.

Small Business Development Center Receives Grant from U.S. Department of Agriculture

Grant will pilot a rural business succession program.


Jan. 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Campus Activities Include Service Projects, Community Celebration

Service activities will take place from 1-4 p.m. Community celebration event will begin at 5:30 p.m.

Arts & Entertainment

Jan. 16-Feb. 8: Jim Denomie Art Exhibit

Exhibition is in Conkling Gallery.

Jan. 22: World Music with Greg Herriges, Stella Roma

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Jan. 24: Singer/Songwriters Molly Maher, Erik Koskinen

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Jan. 27: Dusty Heart

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Jan. 29: Discussion on Role of Music, Theater in Challenging Biases

Event is at Twin Rivers Council for the Arts.

Jan. 31: 'Ziryab, the Songbird of Andalusia'

Performance is in Halling Recital Hall.

Jan. 31-Feb. 9: 'Peter and the Starcatcher'

Production is in Andreas Theatre.

2018-2019 Good Thunder Reading Series Features Six Events

First featured writer is poet and essayist Ladan Osman on Thursday, Sept. 13.


University Releases Book on 150-Year History of Minnesota State Mankato

“Minnesota State University, Mankato 1868-2018: A Sesquicentennial History,” was written by William E. Lass.

Minnesota State Mankato Aviation Program is Partner in Delta Air Lines Pilot Career Path Program

Delta's public announcement named Minnesota State Mankato as one of eight initial partner universities.