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Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency

Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency (CULP) is an opportunity for ROTC cadets to travel the globe and experience other cultures and languages.

College of Education Sophomore Awarded Grant.

Undergraduate Research Center has awarded a $500.00 grant to College of Education sophomore Amanda Roche.


Minnesota State Mankato’s College of Education Receives $1 Million Gift Commitment

Mankato, Minn. – The College of Education at Minnesota State University, Mankato has received a gift commitment of $1 million from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous.


New school counselor focused on preparing students for what's next

“What I want to do is provide the support students need,” said Ally Carlson, adding her role as a counselor also includes guiding students through those emotional issues they face to ensure they can succeed academically.

Achievement gap emphasizes need for diverse teachers


Minnesota State Mankato alumna is named Educator of the Year

Educator of the year: Anne Henning knew she wanted to be a teacher since second grade. By Chad Richardson


Second Annual Leading Courageously for Racial Equity Conference

Minnesota State University, Mankato at Edina/College of Education


Minn. Teacher Says Prep. Program, edTPA Portfolio Helped Make First Year a Success

By Linda McKee

Using Softchalk Cloud to Create Digital Lessons for Online Learners

2016 STAR Symposium on Friday, February 19, 2016


Minnesota State Mankato to Host its Second AVID Student Summit on April 25

Minnesota State Mankato to Host its Second “Advancement Via Individual Determination” Student Summit on April 25

Minnesota State Mankato ROTC Announces Inaugural Inductee into Maverick Battalion Hall of Fame

Ceremony will be April 1, Mankato,MN

Minnesota State Mankato Students to host Literacy Day

Mankato, Minnesota


1.06 Million Grant will Allow Minnesota State Mankato, 3 School Districts to Prepare 50 New Early Childhood Special Education Teachers in next 5 Years

Mankato, Minn. – Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Department of Special Education will be partnering with three public school districts in preparing up to 50 new early childhood special education teachers over the next five years as a result of a $1,064,592 grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs.

Hooper Award

The Hooper Award sponsored by Minnesota ASCD


Leading Courageously for Racial Equity

Five $1,000 Scholarships to be Awarded to Graduate Students of Color from Conference Proceeds


Guest Lecturer Presentations in Russia

Faculty News


Refugee Stories Become a Classroom

By Trey Mewes

2015 Summer Educate

Summer Edition

Co-Teaching For SUCCESS

By Andy Steiner, Photographs by Tom Roster


Minnesota State Mankato’s Aviation Professional Flight Program Receives Accreditation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dan Benson Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 (507) 389-6838;


St. Clair Elementary Students Dive Into Aviation At Mankato Regional Airport


Most Likely to Succeed-Community Screening

October 27, 2015 CSU-Ostrander Auditorium Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 630pm


With high hopes, aviation students flock to MSU Mankato

Elizabeth Baier · Mankato, Minn. · Oct 27, 2015 MPR

Local advocates speak out against linking autism with violence

Professor Karen Eastman shares her insight.

School Counseling Week

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State Mankato shares its story at the Wisconsin edTPA Implementation Conference

Wisconsin State edTPA Implementation Conference on October 3


College of Education Participates in Shark Tank

Diane Coursol, Matthew Clay, and Greg R. Leslie Minnesota State University, Mankato

$150,000 Bush Foundation Grant to Support Training for 140 Mentor Teachers, 10 School Districts through Education Consortium at Minnesota State Mankato

Mankato, Minn.


Department of Special Education Receives $1Million Grant

Educate Magazine-Summer 2016

Master of Science in College Student Affairs Ranked No. 1 in Nation by Best Counseling Degrees Website

Mankato, Minn.

The Wright Women

Educate Magazine-Summer 2016


Faculty Member Aaron Deris Chosen for Select 'Ambassador' Group

Deris will serve as statewide "ambassador" to spearhead use of recommended practices for the care and education of young children with disabilities. 2016-10-20 UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA FRANK PORTER GRAHAM CHILD DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE NEWS RELEASE, 10-11-2016

Scholarship Winners 2017-2018



Minnesota State Mankato ROTC Announces 2017 Inductee into Maverick Battalion Hall of Fame; Ceremony was April 7

Mankato, Minn.

MSU-Mankato Ranked in 2017 Top Online Colleges Offering Library Science Degrees

Guide to Online Schools


Camp Maverick - Rec N' Read

Summer 2017


Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebrations

Mankato, Minnesota