Alumni Happenings

Whether they’re organized by our alumni office or our alumni themselves, events near and far offer opportunities to have fun and reconnect with WSU and Winona itself. Check out some of the fun we’ve had this year and stay up to date on upcoming events! Shut Down Third...

The Future of Giving

The world is changing and technology is impacting the best practices for fundraising. Now almost 3 in 4 schools participate in an online time-sensitive giving initiative. “Other donation drive methods such as phonathons, snail mail, and peer to peer fundraising...

You Must Like Seeking Adventures

Kassie Dunbar ’09 Social Work | Women’s and Gender Studies | CAST “You must like seeking adventures,” Olasee Davis said to me on the way back down on our hike from Maroon Ridge. Olasee is a professor at the University of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, who...

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...

The Power of Experience

The Power of Experience Campaign for Winona State has made a lot of headway this year! From early construction phases beginning on the Laird Norton Center for Art & Design, to new experiential learning opportunities available thanks to the College of Business...