Social Work 50th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, April 20, 2024
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
CSU Ballroom, Minnesota State Mankato I Open to all

Join us in celebration of the Social Work Baccalaureate Program's 50th Anniversary. Save the date: April 20, 2024. CSU Ballroom, Minnesota State University, Mankato. Please join the Minnesota State University, Mankato Department of Social Work to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the accreditation of the Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) program! 

We are now accepting reservations for our Social Work 50th Anniversary Celebration scheduled for Saturday, April 20, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Minnesota State Mankato Centennial Student Union Ballroom. This event is free, but we would like to ensure an accurate count for food, drinks, and seating. 

We will also be updating everyone on our new fundraising initiative during this event, $50,000 for the Next 50 Yearswhich we kicked off Wednesday, March 20, 2024.

Please contact Rachel Krediet with questions by emailing or calling (507) 389-6504.

How you can participate in the celebration: 

If you have additional ideas, are interested helping with the planning or related events, or have a story or photo to share, please contact Social Work at 507-389-6504 or

Check this page for updates over the next several months -- we are looking forward to celebrating with you! 


Department of Social Work