Thursday, November 15, 2018


Western Unveils New Veteran Military Center

Western Technical College unveiled today a new Veteran Military Center on the downtown La Crosse campus. The 1,400-square-foot center now serves as the central facility for veterans at Western, located between the Business Education Center and Academic Resource Center on Western’s La Crosse campus. The space includes a lounge area, meeting space, student resources, and […]

Western Students, Employees Volunteer At Salvation Army Bell Ringing Sites

Western Technical College students and staff members will be volunteering at several Salvation Army bell ringing sites as part of their annual Red Kettle campaign on Friday, Nov. 16. Bell ringing sites include several Valley View Mall locations, Festival Foods and Shopko stores. Western employees or students will work in teams, working two-hour shifts at […]


Staff Profile: Bob Smith

We have another staff profile! Today, we feature Bob Smith! -What do you do at Western? I am the program chair and primary instructor for the Fire Protection Technician associate’s degree program. In addition to teaching degree seeking students, I occasionally work with local industry and volunteer fire departments with training. I work primarily out […]



Western’s Caitlin Young Named Conference Player Of The Week

Western women’s basketball player Caitlin Young, of Holmen, was named Player of the Week by the Minnesota College Athletic Conference. Young scored 22 points off the bench in Western’s 94-31 victory over UW-Richland on Thursday, Nov. 1. Young was 7-14 in scoring, including 5-10 from three point range. She also contributed with three rebounds and […]