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There’s an App For That

There’s an App For That

Tyrre Burks ’10 was 15 years old when a sports injury changed his life. Burks was knocked out by a violent hit during his first varsity football game. It was a scary moment, but he recovered physically and went on to play at Winona State and professionally. What stuck...

The Scientific Edge

The Scientific Edge

  To a WSU Education Student Researchers on Path to Success At first, the subtle blurred vision, inability to maintain concentration, and clumsiness doesn’t trigger any red flags. You chalk it up to fatigue, stress, and a very busy lifestyle. You experience some...

A Story Well Told

A Story Well Told

The Written Word Is
The First Technology Developed By Humankind. From the earliest cave drawings to the origination of writing systems and the dawn of the alphabet, humankind has used the written word to chronicle its existence. Memories and traditions of generations...

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Obstacles to Opportunity

Obstacles to Opportunity

Winona State students are well known to be bright, hardworking, and dedicated to their education. While each one comes from a different background with a different story to tell, there are some who have faced obstacles harder than most. There are some who may have...

Distinguished Award Nominations

Distinguished Award Nominations

Each year at Homecoming, WSU and the Alumni Society honor those who have shown outstanding commitment to the University, its mission, and to improving our world. We invite your nominations for Distinguished Award recipients in the following categories: Distinguished...

Current News & Highlights

Current News & Highlights

College of Business Launches Engagement Center Located in Somsen Hall, the Engagement Center is a new space designed to connect WSU students, faculty, and staff with WSU alumni, community members, and business partners. “The Engagement Center will enhance the...

Class Notes

Class Notes

1960's Richard Mancuso ’67 (Evergreen, Colo. ) recently published “The Good Don,” a novel that tells the story of a 1930s Robin Hood and his men who took ownership of the turf between the two bridges. Mancuso is a retired businessman, a political activist and former...

Obstacles to Opportunity

Winona State students are well known to be bright, hardworking, and dedicated to their education. While each one comes from a different background with a different story to tell, there are some who have faced obstacles harder than most. There are some who may have...

For the Love of WSU

Maynard “Mo” Weber ’50 has been known as many things throughout his 93 years on Earth – a soldier, a student, a teacher, a coach, a stockbroker. But what many may not know is that he is also the son of highly regarded American artist Max Weber, and that both his and...

Distinguished Award Nominations

Each year at Homecoming, WSU and the Alumni Society honor those who have shown outstanding commitment to the University, its mission, and to improving our world. We invite your nominations for Distinguished Award recipients in the following categories: Distinguished...

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Please take a moment to participate in our brief 2017 Currents Readership Survey: wsu.mn/currents-survey Your input is important to us as we plan future issues - we look forward to hearing from...

In Memoriam

1940's F. Joy (Seifert) Schilling ’42 (Somerset, Wis.) died Feb. 15, 2016. She married Clinton Schilling in April 1946 in Woodbury, MN. In 1954 they moved to a farm in Somerset, WI. She enjoyed a full and healthy life, shared with her family and friends. Joy was...

Class Notes

1960's Richard Mancuso ’67 (Evergreen, Colo. ) recently published “The Good Don,” a novel that tells the story of a 1930s Robin Hood and his men who took ownership of the turf between the two bridges. Mancuso is a retired businessman, a political activist and former...

Athletic News

Holstad Named to NSIC Hall of Fame Larry Holstad, ’67, ’81, was inducted into the 2016 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Hall of Fame. Holstad served as the WSU athletic director from 1997-2012 and developed the Warriors’ athletic programs into a national...

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