Like a River

If you know that Emily Rhody Javens ’96, ’01, ’03 comes from a long line of strong women, then you’ll be utterly unsurprised at this: She’s a water resources engineer in a male-dominated field who … [Read more...]

An Innovative Idea

Taylor Corporation recently unveiled a new logo. It’s on the signage at the company’s North Mankato headquarters and positioned at the top of the company’s website as well. That design was … [Read more...]

Change of Plans

David Backes had a plan for his future when he came to Minnesota State Mankato in the fall of 2003—and it didn’t include hockey. “I was going to get a degree in engineering, go to law school and … [Read more...]

Dreaming Big

When Kylen Feltes was considering colleges during her senior year in tiny Prescott, Wis., Minnesota State Mankato was her first—and only—choice. In Prescott, everyone knew everyone. Everyone knew … [Read more...]

The Power of a Plan

  Shirley Murray has already seen one of the impacts that the University’s first-ever integrated academic planning process, and especially the academic maps that came along with it, can … [Read more...]