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CSET Students Awarded Fellowships

Four CSET students were awarded fellowships in the 2016-17 academic year.


Dr. Paul Eskridge named 2017 Distinguished Faculty Scholar

Dr. Paul Eskridge, professor of astronomy, was named a 2017 Distinguished Faculty Scholar


Dr. Kuldeep Agarwal Chosen to Present the 2018 Douglas R. Moore Lecture

Dr. Kuldeep Agarwal was chosen to present his research on innovations in 3D printing in the field of medicine

83 Graduating Seniors Take Order of the Engineer Oath

Order of the Engineer is an oath engineers take to vow to use their profession to benefit humanity.


Engineering Students Excel at Nationals

The Geotechnical Engineering students placed eighth at the 2017 National GeoWall Competition.

CSET Good News

Check the link below to see what has been happening with the faculty and students of the College of Science, Engineering and Tehcnology.


Computer Information Science Department Receives Award

The Minnesota State University, Mankato, Computer Information Science department received the 2015-16 Excellence in Curriculum Programming Award from the Minnesota State System


Girls Explore STEM

MSU,M sponsors day for high school girls to learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math.


Construction Management Accreditation Renewed

American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) Reaccredits Construction Management Degree


CSET Good News

CSET publications, presentations and accomplishments


Formula SAE Results

CSET students traveled to Michigan to participate in the Formula SAE 2016 Competition


Douglas R. Moore Lectureship

President Richard Davenport invites you to attend the 2016 Douglas R. Moore Faculty Research Lecture, "Oxidative Stress and Muscle," presented by Rebecca Moen, on April 25th.

Graduation Reception

May 7th, 2016

2016 Physics Show

This event, geared toward K-6 students, will be a wonderful, free exhibition of scientific concepts.

STEM Awards Info Session

The Office of University Fellowships will host the STEM Awards Information Session on April 5th.

Bridge Competition a Lesson in Unpredictability

2016 Steel Bridge Regional Competition was held on campus. Brian Arola, Mankato Free Press, 3-13-2016

Order of the Engineer 2016 Inductions

42 students inducted to the Order of the Engineer


S-T Industries Donates Equipment

Precision video inspection system will provide students a "hands on" learning opportunity. 2016-02-29 Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 2-26-2016


Biology graduate student featured on KEYC

Alicia Freeman, currently working toward her Masters in Biology, had her research featured on KEYC.


2016 Engineers Week

It's time to celebrate engineering with 2016 Engineers Week! From bake sales to book raffles, there are many opportunities. View the schedule below.


News Brief


Life Among the Paris-ites: Biology class trip to France

Dr. Tim Seott presents on the history of microbiology in France and the opportunity to travel to Paris with Biology 490/590.

Dec. 3 ME Senior Design Proposal Presentations

Join us at the ME Senior Design Proposal Presentations tonight, Dec. 3rd, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in TE225.

Frey deadline extended to Dec. 11

Attention! The deadline for the Frey Fellowship has been extended from Nov. 20 to Dec. 11!

Dr. Bates Honored at IEEE Conference

Dr. Rebecca Bates, professor and chair of integrated engineering, received the Helen Plants Award for Best Nontraditional Session at Frontiers in Education 2014


Posters at St. Paul 2016

Additional information for Posters at St. Paul 2016


Dr. Hardwick presents "Interviewing from the Inside"

Dr. Hardwick, CIS professor, presented "Interviewing from the Inside," drawing from his experience at Microsoft to give insight into hiring at large tech companies.


Nov. 18: Town Hall Meeting on Civil Engineering Students' Feasibility Study

Students to present design project feasibility study on a County State Aid Highway 90 expansion project.


Nov. 9: 26th Annual Leonard A. Ford Lectureship

Michael Osterholm to discuss ebola and infectious disease in two public lectures. 2015-11-02 Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 11-2-2015


CSET Partners Honored at Gala

Two CSET partners, Wells Concrete and Bob Qualset, were honored at the Foundation Purple and Gold Gala.

NSBE Chapter Revived!

CSET would like to welcome the Mankato chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers back to our campus.

CM students place 2nd at quiz bowl!

3 construction managements students from Minnesota State Mankato placed 2nd at a quiz bowl at the University of Minnesota.

Minnesota State Mankato Receives $865,000 ETAP Power Lab Program



"Getting High School Students to Major in Engineering"

KEYC Mankato reports on CSET's 3rd annual African American Engineering Academic Day

Oct. 1: 200 High School Students Participating in 'Girls Explore STEM' Event

Event held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Centennial Student Union Ballroom 2015-10-1 MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY, MANKATO MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE NEWS RELEASE, 9-28-2015


Welcome Jason Bruns, MNCEME Director

MNCEME supports students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math careers. 2015-09-16 MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY, MANKATO MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE NEWS RELEASE, 9-16-2015

Engineers without Borders in El Salvador

The Minnesota State University, Mankato chapter of Engineers without Borders traveled to Santa Rosa Senca, El Salvador in May.


2015 Scholarship Awards Banquet

Scholarship recipients and donors recognized at the 2015-2016 Scholarship Awards Banquet

ME Senior Design Presentations, April 30th

The Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering welcomes you to the Spring 2015 Mechanical Engineering Senior Design Presentations.


Mark Stenzel & "B.P. Gulf Oil Spill: Considerations"

Mark Stenzel will present "The B.P. Gulf Oil Spill: The Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, and Physics Considerations in Inudstrial Hygiene Practice"


Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial comes to campus!

200 students from Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial visited campus on Monday, hosted by the Comptuer and Information Science department.


Girls STEM Camp Featured

CSET's upcoming Girls STEM Camp featured in the Mankato Free Press

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Awards

Congratulations to all winners from the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning's Awards Celeberation today!

Agarwal Wins Award

Dr. Kuldeep Agarwal won the Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award.


Physics and Astronomy Seminar

Dr. Maria Rosati presents "Little Big Bangs and the Study of Matter at 10^12F"


Order of the Engineer Inductions

36 students were inducted into the Order of the Engineer on February 25th.


WISE Luncheon

Students and faculty gathered last Wednesday to celebrate women in science and engineering.

2015 Engineer's Week

Here is the very exciting schedule of events for this year's Engineer's Week!


Students Participate in Regional Math Competition


Dr. James Luby for Seminar Series

Dr. James Luby, of University of Minnesota, is visiting on February 13th as a speaker for the Biology Seminar Series.

Stephen Druschel's Research Featured in Free Press

Stephen Druchsel, of CSET's Civil Engineering program, had research featured in the Mankato Free Press and the Minneapolis Star Tribune.


Congratulations NCUR 2015 Presenters!

27 of our students will give 19 presentations at this year's National Conference for Undergraduate Research.

Congratulations to the 2015 Undergraduate Research Center Grant Recipients

Congratulations to the 2015 Undergraduate Research Center grant recipients!

Bisola Asaolu, Commencement Speaker

Bisola Asaolu, the commencement speaker at the December 2014, gave a wonderful speech on the nature of diversity.

KEYC Highlighted a Nuclear Energy Event at MNSU

KEYC: Discussing Nuclear Energy With Those in the Industry

Congratulations to our Residential Estimating Competition Team!

Construction Management students represented CSET at the North Central Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region 4 event.

MNSU's Observatory Highlighted in Mankato Free Press

Interested in Astronomy at Minnesota State University, Mankato? Here's some helpful information!

CSET Highlights

A running list of CSET Highlights in The Reporter.

Chris "Trent" Harvey: a Former MSU Student, Then and Now

Read more about a former MSU student and how he has been featured in a national article for his work!

Congratulations on STEM Event Publicity!

CSET reflects on "Girls Explore STEM Day" at MNSU.

Insight from a Frey Fellowship Recipient

If you're thinking about applying for the Frey Fellowship this semester, Kelly Hunt, the recent recipient, says "go for it!" and here's why!

Sept. 18: Joe Perzel to Discuss Leadership

Project Manager at Surescripts to give presentation

CSET Acquires Particle Accelerator

Story from the August 5 Mankato Free Press


'Charting the Future' Gallery Walk

Want to make a difference in the future of MNSU? See how!

Support your Regional Science Fair at Pizza Ranch!

Come to Pizza Ranch on Wednesday, October 29 between 4:30pm and 8:00pm to show your support.


Congratulations to the 2014 ASME Auxiliary Scholarship Winner: Josh Kuehn

Josh Kuehn, senior Mechanical Engineering student at Minnesota State University, Mankato won this scholarship--congrats, Josh!

CSET Has a Facebook Page!

Check out CSET's Facebook page.

How to Use the CSET News & Events Page!

We've changed a few things on the News & Events page; find out why and how you can find the most current CSET news and what events are coming up soon.

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