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Despite COVID Restrictions, Suits For Success A Big Hit

Despite limitations brought on by COVID-19, Western Technical College Business Management students hosted a drive-through version of the college’s annual Suits for Success event. As usual, the event offered free, gently used professional clothing on Friday, March 26. Individuals in the event were asked to complete a style form ahead of time. During the event, […]

Western Alumni Association Announces 2021 Distinguished Alumnus

Western Technical College’s Alumni Association awarded this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award to Eric Chrisinger, President and CEO of Co-Op Credit Union in Black River Falls. Chrisinger is a 1980 graduate of Western’s Marketing program. He began his career at Co-Op Credit Union as a branch manager in 1981, becoming executive vice president in 1988 and […]


Staff Profile: Kevin Hoeltzle

Our latest staff profile features Kevin Hoeltzle! -What do you do on campus? I am an electromechanical and mechatronics instructor at Western’s main La Crosse campus. Along with teaching classes for those programs, I am working with a team to build our new Internet of Things Integration Specialist program. Lastly, along with teaching and managing […]


Western Technical College Cancels Winter And Spring Sports Seasons

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Western Technical College announced Thursday the cancelation of all winter and spring sports for the 2020-2021 academic year. The announcement impacts men’s and women’s basketball, as well as baseball. “While we are certainly disappointed with the news, the health and well-being of our student athletes and staff must remain […]