WSU Alumni Office Unveils Warrior Neighbors Program

In August 2017, the Winona State University Alumni Office launched the Warrior Neighbors program, a network of alumni across the country who have agreed to be resources for others visiting or moving to their city. So far, 66 alumni have signed up to be a neighbor to...

WSU Launches Digital Faculty Fellows Program

Dr. Patricia Rogers, WSU provost and senior vice president of academic affairs, has been chosen as one of 32 academic leaders from across the country to participate in the Association of Chief Academic Officers’ Digital Fellows Program. Supported by the Bill &...

Campus Updates

Winona State’s campus is constantly evolving. Here are a few of the latest changes: Pedestrian Tunnels Fall 2017 brought the completion of the long-awaited pedestrian tunnels under the railroad tracks that bisect main campus. The University explored various options to...

Locust Named AVP for Inclusion & Diversity

In January of this year, Jonathan Locust, Jr. joined Winona State University as the Associate Vice President for Inclusion & Diversity and Chief Diversity Officer. As AVP and Chief Diversity Officer, Locust will work collaboratively with the WSU community,...

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...

Distinguished Alumni

Each year, Winona State University and the Alumni Society recognize individuals for their outstanding commitment to the university, its mission, and to improving our world. James Churchill ‘94 Churchill served six years in the U.S. Marine Corps before coming to WSU as...

Homecoming 2016

A Hero's Homecoming #wsuhoco16 Can't make it home this October? You can still join us for WSU’s Virtual Homecoming and follow the celebration live via Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram. All returning alumni are encouraged to post pics and tweets of the sights and...

Current News

Dr. Ron Dempsey Joins University Advancement Winona State University announces the appointment of Ron Dempsey to the position of Vice President for Advancement and Executive Director of the WSU Foundation in February. “Dr. Dempsey brings with him nearly 30 years of...

Athletic News

Ballard Named Coach of the Year Winona State Women’s head basketball coach, Scott Ballard, was named the NSIC Coach of the Year, and also earned NCAA Division II Central Region Coach of the Year from the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association. Three of his players...

News & Highlights

WSU Pedestrian Tunnels Under Way Incoming and returning WSU students will no longer need to negotiate a safe route across the railroad tracks that parallel the campus. Rather, they will walk under the tracks. The WSU Pedestrian Tunnel project is a joint venture...

News & Highlights

WSU Community Service Recognition Winona State University has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) for the sixth consecutive year. In 2012-13, more than 5,100 WSU...

News & Highlights: Gone Fishing

November 14, 2011 By Sarah Certa ’11 WSU-Rochester professor’s program earns White House visit. There are a few ways to get your foot inside the White House. While you might not guess that zebra fish would be the ticket, for several students, scientists, and...

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