The Moment on The Bridge

Miles Kipper’s time at Minnesota State Mankato gave him two things he put to use on the I-35 bridge on May 31. One was an ability to tear through a mob. That came from years as a rugby player. The … [Read more...]

Exit Stage Right: Paul Hustoles retires

In mid-March, Dr. Paul J. Hustoles and his wife, Mary Jo, were walking along Broadway in New York when he received a text from a student. “Broadway is closed,” the text read. Looking up at the … [Read more...]

COVID and classes: Return of the Masked Mavericks

When it came to academics, feedback from faculty and students at the end of spring semester indicated a return to in-person instruction in some form was desired. “We were hearing from students that … [Read more...]

Gavels and Gloves

Among boxing judges licensed to grade pro bouts in the pugilistic capital of Nevada, Natalie Tyrrell is a rarity in her field. Just ask a boxing legend. “I wish there were more people like Natalie … [Read more...]

‘Giving Gives Grief A Purpose’

In the days after Kathryn Cullen’s death, her five adult children spent hours going through their mother’s photos and other collections, which included a trove of writings they’d never seen. They … [Read more...]

What’s Up With That Guy?

It’s been hard to miss Minnesota State Mankato alum Kris Lindahl with outstretched arms and a hard-charging grin adorned by the words "Guaranteed Offer." Though good-natured, his Twin Cities … [Read more...]