Minnesota State University, Mankato awarded 1,709 degrees at the end of the fall semester, with commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 14.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,297 students, is part of the Minnesota State system, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.
Area students receiving degrees:
Pelican Rapids, MN
Nathan Oliver, BSE, Integrated Engineering, Summa Cum Laude
Colton Laymon, MS, Athletic Training