WSU Grads Achieve Their Goals & Make a Difference in Others’ Lives

To our Spring 2022 graduates: congratulations!   We couldn’t be prouder of your achievements, and we can’t wait to see what you do next. It’s time to celebrate!   Check out a few of this semester’s graduates and learn more about their Warrior journeys.  Carrying the...

Engineering His Future to Space & Beyond

Stephen Shaw has been passionate about learning how things work since he was a kid.   Between that, and his love for math, science, and engineering, the Spring 2022 graduate went for an Engineering degree and has gotten to use his talent and skills in a variety of...

Creating a Community-Wide Impact

Jessica Anderson will be leaving Winona State University as a graduate this Spring, but the impact she’s left behind won’t be leaving with her.   As she heads out into her new chapter, she has no plans of letting her effort toward making an impact fade after...

Looking Forward to Protecting Water Resources

Mary Larson’s passion for science and the outdoors started when she was young.  “I really wanted to be a horticulturalist, but I didn’t really know what that was,” Larson said. “I had a little microscope that I kept putting stuff under, like plants.”  That passion...

Professor Pop-Up: Composite Materials Engineering

If you want to make things, break things, and figure out how to improve them, you could turn that drive into a career as a composites engineer.  I became a professor of Composite Materials Engineering because it’s still a relatively new field and there are so many...