Monday, April 23, 2018


Western Instructor Honored For Service Learning Projects

Western Technical College’s Cindy Prindle has been awarded Western’s Distinguished Service-Learning award for her work in service projects within the IT-Computer Support Specialist program. Prindle has been an instructor in the IT-Computer Support Specialist program at Western since 2015. Her classes support a number of projects within the community, including Western’s student-run computer help desk, […]

Students Host Inaugural Horticopia Event

Western students across multiple programs hosted the inaugural Horticopia event at the courtyard between the Business Education Center and Integrated Technology Center on Wednesday, April 11. Students from the Landscape Horticulture, Early Childhood Education, and Foundations of Teacher Education programs participated in the event. Throughout the afternoon, students provided tree-inspired snacks and hands on activities. […]


Staff Profile: Pamela Arneson

After a week break, we have another staff profile! Today, we feature Pamela Arneson. -What do you teach at Western? My position in the Learner Support and Transition division is ever evolving. My areas of specialty are in reading and study skills, instructional practices, test taking, Adult Basic Education, and teaching English Language Learners and developmental courses.  In addition […]


Western Signs Cochrane-Fountain City Standouts

Cochrane-Fountain City girls basketball stars Lexi Schmidtknecht and Makenna Gabel signed their letters of intent to play basketball at Western Wednesday. According to, Schmidtknecht is a 5’4” guard. She lead the team with 12.3 PPG this season. Gabel is a 5’8” guard. She averaged 7.5 points per game, as well as 5.8 rebounds per game. Both […]