A. In the late 1960's, early 1970's, the Mankato campus was split into an upper and a lower campus. Follow the link below to see a photograph of Lower Campus.
Professor Marvin Nichols, Health Education Chemistry.
B. The Nichols building is named after Professor Marvin Nichols. Follow the above links to read more about Professor Marvin Nichols.
Extra Credit. Visit the Old Main Administration building, which is now know as Old Main Village (located at 301 S. 5th St, Mankato). Standing on the public sidewalk take a picture of yourself in front of the building and post the picture to the Common Read Facebook page (use #MavCommonRead).
C. After reading the three sections from Out of Chaos (Browne, Lofy, Phelps), describe some of the events that happened at the Lower Campus.
D. Read the above article in the May 12, 1972 issue of the Daily Reporter.
E. Starting in 1960 the Mankato State campus had a intercampus bus to transport students between the upper and lower campuses. The bus made circuits approximately every 20 minutes.