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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State Mankato Student to Present Research in Washington, D.C.

Katie Rubitschung is one of just 60 students from across the nation selected to present at Posters on the Hill.

Sandra King Named American Council on Education Fellow

King is presidential fellow and director of community college relationships at Minnesota State Mankato.

Engineering Students Look at Redevelopment of Depleted Quarry

Senior design projects offer ideas for local areas.

Minnesota State Mankato Selected to Receive National Institute of Food and Agriculture Grant

University received one of 19 nationwide grants that will support agricultural science programs at non-land-grant universities.

Minnesota State Mankato Begins 150th Anniversary Celebration by Announcing use of Sesquicentennial Logo

Sesquicentennial logo will serve as University's signature brand through December 2018.

University 'Cuts Cake Ribbon' at Dining Center Celebration

Minnesota State Mankato celebrated the opening of the new University Dining Center.

University Responds to Community Call for Downtown Presence

Three University entities moving to downtown Mankato office building to further engagement with businesses, community.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Held for Clinical Sciences Building

University opens new building with ceremony, tours.

University Receives $250,000 Grant to Support Dental Clinic

Funds from Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation will be used to purchase dental hygiene equipment.

Athletics Receives $5 Million Gift Commitment for Scholarship Endowment from Sanford Health

Gift is single largest ever to Maverick Athletics.

College of Business MBA Scholarship Endowment to Honor Alum David C. Olson

The late David C. Olson was president of Minnesota Chamber of Commerce and chaired Minnesota State system's board of trustees.


April 25-26: Sexual Assault Awareness Month Events

"Take Back the Night" event is April 25, and a "Denim Day" photo opportunity is April 26.

April 3-28: Veterans Club Participating in Pushup Challenge

The campus community and public are invited to join the Minnesota State Mankato Veterans Club each April weekday at 11:45 a.m. in doing 22 pushups.

April 29: Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Nearly 900 students in grades 3 through 6 are registered for elementary division of the fair.

April 30: Campus Recreation Hosts Annual Sprint Triathlon

Event is open to the public.

Arts & Entertainment

April 20-25: Spring Music Concerts

Multiple student ensemble concerts will be held in different locations.

April 27: Department of Music Jazz Bands

Performance will be in Halling Recital Hall.

April 28-29: Spring Dance Concert

Performances will be held in the Ted Paul Theatre.

April 29-30: Music Students Present 'Rock & Pop in a Coffee Shop'

Performances will be in Halling Recital Hall.

April 30: Student Dance Showcase

Performance will be at 2 p.m. in the Ted Paul Theatre.

March 27-May 3: Senior Art Exhibits

Department of Art senior students will display their work in the Conkling Gallery.

Department of Music Announces Spring 2017 Performance Series

In addition to professional artist series, 13 student ensemble concerts and faculty recitals will be offered.


'MnSCU' to Become Known as 'Minnesota State'

Board of Trustees endorsed the new name.