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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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News

Consolidated Communications Community Fund Makes $15,000 Donation to University

Gift designated for scholarships and to support fall theatre production.

Cohort of 25 Mexican Students Coming to Campus June 20

Students will participate in a four-week English language-training program.

Aglytix Donates UAV to Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering & Technology

The unmanned aerial vehicle will provide a test and development platform for students.

Alumna Sandra Schnorenberg Appointed Director of Campus Security

Schnorenberg will assume new duties on Aug. 1.

Student Formula SAE Team Excels at International Competition

Minnesota State Mankato team finished 17th among 120 teams overall, highest among teams from Minnesota and 11th among U.S. teams.

$1.06 Million Grant to Fund Preparation of 50 New Early Childhood Special Education Teachers

Minnesota State Mankato partnering with three public school districts.

Summer STEM Camps for Middle School, High School Students Start in June

Camps are offered by Minnesota Center for Engineering & Manufacturing Excellence and partner institutions.

Enhancements to Future Maverick Program Announced

Two new pathway options have been created for Future Maverick program between Minnesota State Mankato and South Central College.

Arts & Entertainment

Summer Outdoor Film Series Begins June 9

Films are free and open to public. "Zootopia" is first movie that will be shown.

Student Dylan Loring to Facilitate Poetry Workshop at Emy Frentz Arts Guild

Loring, a master of fine arts candidate, will facilitate sessions on six Wednesdays this summer.

Events

June 29: 1000 Peace Crane Project Event

Event will be held at Blue Earth County Historical Society.

Announcement

Students Encouraged to Register, Vote in November Elections

The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State providing student outreach efforts.

'MnSCU' to Become Known as 'Minnesota State'

Board of Trustees endorsed the new name.

Road Construction Update: Use of Alternative Routes Encouraged

Milling and overlay paving on campus roads will begin on or about June 15.

Submitting Timely 2016 Employee Expense Reports

Business Services reminds employees about IRS requirements for timely submission of employee expense reports.