Minnesota State University, Mankato faculty will hold a free concussion workshop titled “Getting Ahead on Concussions” Saturday, Nov. 2 at Mankato Area Public Schools’ East High School, 2600 Hoffman Road, from 1-3 p.m. in the high school auditorium.

This workshop, ideal for educators and coaches but also free and open to the general public, provides a fun, hands-on way to understand the signs and effects of sports-related concussions. The event will include various activity stations for participants as they explore the human brain and learn traumatic brain injury protocols.