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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Townsend, Cassie, 1985-. Oral History Interview, 2007.

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Townsend, Cassie, 1985-. Oral History Interview, 2007.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1768

Townsend, Cassie, 1985-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1768. 2 folders.


The Cassie Townsend collection consists of a biographical form and an audio CD and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Townsend and Christine Bastian in October 2007. Townsend attended Minnesota State University, Mankato from 2004-2009. In this interview, Townsend talks about why she chose Minnesota State University, Mankato, her college experiences including living in the dorms and in off-campus housing, the organizations she was involved in, her academic program, her favorite professors, and the hardest things about college.

This oral history interview was conducted as part of the Tell Your MSU Story Oral History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota Historical Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Biographical Note:

Cassie Townsend was born Oct. 28, 1985 in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. Townsend attended West Lutheran High School in Plymouth, Minnesota and graduated in 2004. While at Minnesota State University, Mankato she majored in speech communication and minored in interdisciplinary communication. She graduated May 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Department of Speech Communication.


There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Townsend, Cassie, 1985-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1768, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Cassie Townsend donated this collection on October 17, 2007.

Processed By:

An archives student worker processed this collection in Spring 2012.
Mee Xiong updated the finding aid May 2016.

Related Collections:

Visit the Tell Your MSU Story website for a list of all interviews completed as part of this project.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Townsend, Cassie, 1985-, interviewee.
Townsend, Cassie, 1985---Interviews.
Bastian, Christine, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1768



Biographical information, 2007



Oral History Interview, Audio CD, 2007



Oral History Interview, Transcript, 2007