The Power of Experience

It can change everything. An experiential education can change the course of a student’s life. Collaboration can change organizations and careers. State-of-the-art spaces can change what is created. And an inviting space to gather and celebrate can change a community....

Laird Norton Center for Art & Design

WSU’s Art and Design Department is on the cusp of exploding. With that comes the realization that the facilities its housed in are no longer sufficient. The building was built in the 1960s, has never been updated, and was designated the building in most need of repair...

Woman Warrior: Laura (Sette) Cunningham

In 2017, Laura (Sette) Cunningham ’00 was honored by the Wisconsin Law Journal as one of 29 outstanding “Women in the Law.” Dial back to her days as a student at Winona State – her interest in the law was sparked by volunteering with victims at the Women’s...

Alumni Spotlight: Isaiah Gray

While at Winona State, Isaiah Gray ’17 was a standout player on the Warrior men’s basketball team. One of only 37 players in the program’s history to score over 1,000 points, he ranks 22nd all-time with 1,180 career points, and just outside the program’s top 15 in...

2017 Annual Report

Dear Warriors, The power of philanthropy is realized in many ways, but none more impactful than providing equitable access to higher education for all. In today’s world, students need both financial support and relevant learning environments in order to be successful,...