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New students from as far afield as Mankato, Wayzata, and Wadena will enroll at MSC Southeast, as well as students from Winona and neighboring southeast Minnesota communities.
Posted on 6/6/2019 9:05 AM
College honors Greg Beckwith (Class of 1992, Band Instrument Repair), Brian Boedigheimer (Class of 1994, Guitar Repair and Building), and Steve Rossow (Class of 2001, Guitar Repair & Building and 2002, Violin Repair)
Posted on 5/21/2019 5:30 PM
Since graduating from Minnesota State College Southeast's Accounting program in 1984, Daniel Matejka has advanced in his career to a leadership role as Goodview's City Administrator and has become a valued supporter of the college.
Posted on 5/21/2019 5:25 PM
New guitars will be on display in the guitar labs and played in concert by professional musicians.
Posted on 5/1/2019 5:10 PM
18-hole Scramble Tournament, Dinner, Silent Auction and Raffle at Mt. Frontenac Golf Course
Posted on 4/23/2019 4:50 PM
"Winona Student Start Up - Pitches and Prototypes" held in April
Posted on 4/17/2019 4:50 PM
Red Wing's signature event celebrating area women will feature keynote by Katy Smith, award for Business Woman of the Year
Posted on 4/3/2019 4:40 PM
Students in the program will explore a mechanical engineering technology and design curriculum in the nation's only two-year degree focused on the fabrication of bicycles and associated components.
Posted on 3/29/2019 4:30 PM
Where can you find a heavy metal string quartet and a blues singer on the same stage? At Strings, Winds & Brass, Minnesota State College Southeast's annual showcase of the college community's amazing talents!
Posted on 3/20/2019 4:30 PM
Learn about opportunities to accelerate your career at Minnesota State College Southeast in Winona
Posted on 3/6/2019 3:55 PM
The 13 MSC Southeast students earned a total of 15 awards and medals for their outstanding performance in a variety of competitions, including state championship in Professional Sales
Posted on 2/26/2019 4:00 PM
Project will overhaul the college's advanced manufacturing education capabilities and provide state-of-the-art equipment for years to come.
Posted on 2/21/2019 8:35 AM
Vendors and individuals will display, sell, and trade new and used musical instruments, accessories, tools, and supplies
Posted on 2/6/2019 4:40 PM
Faculty and staff members will be available to answer questions about the college's wide range of educational options.
Posted on 2/4/2019 8:40 AM
Application Deadline March 1, 2019; Awards to be announced in April
Posted on 1/24/2019 9:25 AM
2019-2020 List of "Better for Veterans" Institutions Identified Across the Country
Posted on 1/24/2019 8:55 AM
Starting in January, one-hour massages will be available to the general public on Monday and Tuesday afternoons
Posted on 1/14/2019 9:15 AM
New two-year Associate of Applied Science degree will prepare students to enter the evolving and growing field of specialty agriculture, particularly those students interested in small-scale, diversified production.
Posted on 12/10/2018 10:20 AM
College operations and the economic activity generated by our faculty, staff, and students touch virtually every corner of our regional economy including education, hospitality, child day care services, and retail.
Posted on 11/14/2018 4:00 PM
New program teaches mechanical engineering and design skills that can be applied to any industry involving fabrication, manufacturing, and engineering technology
Posted on 11/5/2018 10:00 AM
Events designed to welcome the public to the college, help veterans learn more about education benefits
Posted on 10/25/2018 10:20 AM
"This is an inspiring time to join the college, and I'm excited to be part of building the next chapter!" - Josiah Litant
Posted on 10/18/2018 9:50 AM
Red Wing High School, Hiawatha Valley Family Beyond the Yellow Ribbon, and Minnesota State College Southeast join forces to commemorate Veterans Day on November 9
Posted on 10/15/2018 9:35 AM
October is College Knowledge Month, and in honor of the occasion, students applying to Minnesota State College Southeast can skip the $20 application fee the week of October 22-26.
Posted on 10/10/2018 10:35 AM
With the launch of the new Construction Technology program at Minnesota State College Southeast, Winona college students are getting hands-on experience on a large-scale commercial project -- and it's for a good cause.
Posted on 9/28/2018 10:50 AM
The Boy Scout Merit Badge Fair is an opportunity for Boy Scouts from all around Southeastern Minnesota to earn merit badges, helping them progress toward their goal of achieving the Eagle Scout award.
Posted on 9/17/2018 12:15 PM
Common thread among the speakers is a shared value system based upon community, economic security, and environmental protection.
Posted on 9/4/2018 11:50 AM
Director of Enrollment Services: "We're here to meet you where you are and help you get to where you want to be"
Posted on 7/27/2018 9:40 AM
10th Annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament raises funds for Minnesota State College Southeast Foundation
Posted on 7/12/2018 12:00 PM
College's Practical Nursing program achieves NCLEX-PN (R) year-to-date success rate of 96.30%
Posted on 7/10/2018 8:10 AM
New summer camp is supported by Advanced Manufacturing Center of Excellence
Posted on 7/3/2018 8:15 AM
The Open House is an opportunity for the community to engage with our entire team - faculty, staff, and administration.
Posted on 7/2/2018 9:30 AM
Designed allow students to begin with a specific AA or AS degree at MSC Southeast and then transfer to a related major at a Minnesota State university.
Posted on 7/2/2018 8:40 AM
221 students honored, including students from Minnesota, Wisconsin, 22 U.S. states, Canada, Germany, Kenya and the Republic of Korea.
Posted on 6/25/2018 9:35 AM
Website organizes its annual list of the Top 10 great value colleges to help prospective students find the programs that best that fit their interests and budget.
Posted on 6/13/2018 2:15 PM
Informational Meeting on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 2:30 pm, Red Wing Campus, 308 Pioneer Road, Red Wing
Posted on 5/25/2018 2:00 PM
"In my 35 years here, I have never seen a single community member do so much for our college behind the scenes," said Electronics Technology instructor Mike Wadewitz in nominating Jay Dureske for the award.
Posted on 5/11/2018 2:25 PM
Nominated for the award by all three of the college's Band Instrument Repair Instructors -- Greg Beckwith, John Huth, and Lucas Pemberton.
Posted on 5/9/2018 2:35 PM
Guitars, mandolins & more built by college students will be on display and heard in concert played by professional musicians.
Posted on 4/26/2018 9:55 AM
Workforce Development Scholarships were initially funded by the 2017 Minnesota Legislature. Representative Barb Haley of Red Wing (District 21A) was instrumental in making the scholarships possible.
Posted on 4/10/2018 10:50 AM
College will partner with Habitat for Humanity Winona-Fillmore Counties and the City of Winona to help address the need for affordable homes.
Posted on 3/28/2018 3:40 PM
Christopher and Celini Nesbitt are the founders of the Maya Mountain Research Farm in Belize.
Posted on 3/22/2018 3:50 PM
149 semifinalists selected from more than 2,350 nominations
Posted on 3/13/2018 5:40 PM
Free event is a place to buy, sell, and trade new and used musical instruments, accessories, tools, and supplies.
Posted on 3/9/2018 3:30 PM
Number of enrolled students substantially surpasses expectations
Posted on 1/17/2018 3:55 PM
Practical Nursing achieves NCLEX-PN (R) first time success rate of 88.89% for 2017
Posted on 1/17/2018 3:10 PM
Scholarships are targeted to new students entering the college in high growth, high demand careers, such as Industrial Technology, Practical Nursing, and Cyber & Information Security.
Posted on 1/9/2018 3:05 PM
Rankings based on tuition value, relevancy of the curriculum to the demands of the field, and low student to faculty ratio
Posted on 1/2/2018 2:55 PM
One-year Practical Nursing program and other health care options at MSC are not affected by decision
Posted on 11/28/2017 10:55 AM
he public is welcome to stop by for a chair massage from students in the Massage Therapist program; no appointment is necessary.
Posted on 11/1/2017 3:40 PM
During Free Application Week, colleges and universities throughout the Minnesota State system are waiving the standard fee for applying.
Posted on 10/18/2017 9:20 AM
"Due to the extremely poor condition of the building, and the fact that it has become a safety hazard, it cannot be renovated or re-purposed," according to MSC Southeast CFO Michael Kroening.
Posted on 9/28/2017 4:15 PM
Day-long Boy Scout Merit Badge Fair is an opportunity for Boy Scouts to work on merit badges, as they further their goal of achieving the Eagle Scout award.
Posted on 9/20/2017 11:30 AM
Dedication states: "Together, Don and Donna exemplify personal commitment to the community. We thank them for their exceptional support of Minnesota State College Southeast."
Posted on 9/19/2017 11:45 AM
Psychology Transfer Pathway Associate of Arts degree, Creative Writing Certificate are just the beginning of new options in the Liberal Arts & Sciences
Posted on 8/29/2017 9:45 AM
Hybrid/blended classes will combine online study with classroom/lab study at Minnesota State College Southeast's Red Wing campus.
Posted on 8/10/2017 10:15 AM
"Over the years, events like this and our May golf tournament in Red Wing have raised more than $250,000 for MSC Southeast Foundation," says MSC Southeast Director of Alumni and Scholarships Casie Johnson.
Posted on 7/10/2017 9:30 AM
Coming to MSC Southeast with 24 years of experience in higher education, Jonathan Eichten will lead the front-line college staff who provide direct support services to students, including academic advising, financial aid, registration, and more.
Posted on 7/3/2017 9:20 AM
Comprehensive Engineering and Technology Capabilities initiative includes new degree, facilities, and partnerships with Winona State University and Milwaukee School of Engineering
Posted on 5/31/2017 4:20 PM
Between them Brian and Brenda have four degrees from MSC Southeast. They are constant advocates for the college's musical instrument repair programs.
Posted on 5/15/2017 11:25 AM
Program made possible by a partnership with Goodhue County Adult Detention Center, Hiawatha Valley Adult Basic Education, the Red Wing Workforce Center, and Minnesota State College Southeast.
Posted on 5/11/2017 11:50 AM
For 44 years, Mary Johnson has been employed at Minnesota State College Southeast, beginning her career in 1973 and advancing to the position of Registrar.
Posted on 5/11/2017 11:30 AM
18-hole tournament, dinner & silent auction will raise essential scholarship funding for college students.
Posted on 5/2/2017 3:05 PM
Newly-built acoustic guitars and mandolins as well as electric guitars and basses will be on display, played in concert by professional musicians
Posted on 4/17/2017 3:05 PM
Hair, skin and nail care professionals invited to campus for a full day of networking and continuing education.
Posted on 4/12/2017 1:10 PM
More than 30 area employers will be at Career Fair; Red Wing campus open for tours
Posted on 3/28/2017 1:15 PM
Leadership event celebrates business and professional women in Red Wing and surrounding communities
Posted on 3/27/2017 3:00 PM
49 performers from 19 states and 4 foreign countries slated to perform this year!
Posted on 3/9/2017 4:30 PM
Alumni from each campus - Red Wing and Winona - will be honored at the spring commencement ceremonies.
Posted on 3/2/2017 3:25 PM
MSC Southeast and UL are proud to announce a pilot program to bring UL Knowledge Solutions curriculum to the college's campus in the historic town of Red Wing, MN.
Posted on 2/6/2017 4:30 PM
Event is an opportunity to display, sell, and trade new and used musical instruments, accessories, tools, and supplies.
Posted on 2/2/2017 10:20 AM
251 students from 22 states were named to the Fall 2016 President’s List.
Posted on 1/25/2017 9:45 AM
MSC Southeast has opened a newly-renovated welding lab in Red Wing, which is fully equipped with workstations to teach a variety of basic welding processes.
Posted on 11/14/2016 9:40 AM
During Free Application Week, colleges and universities throughout the Minnesota State system are waiving the standard fee for applying.
Posted on 10/19/2016 7:30 PM
MSC Southeast is in the process of developing a new way to use some of its Red Wing industrial arts and technology resources, including both equipment and lab space.
Posted on 10/17/2016 7:35 PM
With the closing of several national and regional for-profit colleges, thousands of students have been left wondering how they can complete their educational programs and take care of past student loans.
Posted on 9/19/2016 10:40 AM
In recognition of the college's new vision, mission and name, Minnesota State College Southeast (or MSC Southeast for short), is celebrating with special events on Tuesday, August 30 on both the Winona and Red Wing campuses.
Posted on 8/29/2016 7:25 PM
Just a few weeks short of her 92nd birthday, assisted living resident Louise Spencer plans to tick off one of her "bucket list" items: driving an 18-wheel tractor-trailer truck.
Posted on 8/24/2016 2:15 PM
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Posted on 7/28/2016 3:55 PM
"Today marks a new day in the college's history. We are now a comprehensive technical and community college." -- Dr. Dorothy Duran, President of Minnesota State College Southeast
Posted on 6/22/2016 5:00 PM
Educator, leader, engineer, veteran -- all words that describe Travis Thul, Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical's new Dean of Trade and Technology.
Posted on 6/3/2016 2:10 PM
For the past four years, tuition at Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical has been frozen at $167.31 per credit. But in the 2016-2017 academic year tuition is will decrease by one percent to $165.64 per credit.
Posted on 5/31/2016 9:05 AM
Proceeds from the tournament benefit the Southeast Technical Foundation scholarship fund, increasing student access to higher education.
Posted on 5/17/2016 3:15 PM
Senator Miller has maintained a strong connection with the college by contributing to the Foundation, helping with Foundation and Alumni events, and sitting on the college President's Advisory Committee.
Posted on 5/12/2016 3:10 PM
Ryan graduated from the college in May 2009 with an Associate in Applied Science degree in Accounting from the Red Wing Campus, earning a 3.72 GPA.
Posted on 5/12/2016 3:05 PM
Chris Silver, Phil Heywood and Mike Cramer will give concerts featuring the finished acoustic instruments
Posted on 4/27/2016 3:00 PM
Practical Nursing program has achieved accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Posted on 4/19/2016 2:55 PM
Nine employees were recognized for 25 Years of Service or more
Posted on 4/7/2016 2:50 PM
Southeast Technical students and staff share their talents at The Sheldon Theatre variety showcase
Posted on 3/24/2016 4:40 PM
All classes/activities cancelled due to winter storm conditions.
Posted on 3/23/2016 12:55 PM
Event features women's business expo, plated luncheon, fashion show, awards ceremony for "Business Professional Woman of the Year" and keynote speech by Holly Hoffman
Posted on 3/17/2016 12:10 PM
Four college programs will be represented at the event: Auto Body Collision Technology, Automotive Technology, Diesel Maintenance Technician, and Truck Driving
Posted on 3/15/2016 12:05 PM
College recognizes the excellence of its graduates and shows its appreciation for their contributions
Posted on 3/10/2016 12:00 PM
Occupational Grant Pilot Program will cover the cost of tuition and fees for career-oriented programs
Posted on 2/22/2016 12:00 PM
If mission change application is successful, the college would need change its name to recognize that it will be more than a technical college - it would become a community and technical college.
Posted on 2/18/2016 12:30 PM
Students as well as external vendors will be on hand to display, sell, and trade new and used musical instruments, accessories, tools, and supplies.
Posted on 2/10/2016 12:20 PM
The college is opening its doors for Community Open Forums in Winona and Red Wing to gather public feedback and ideas.
Posted on 2/5/2016 12:15 PM
New name could be an adaptation of the current name, or it could be something entirely new.
Posted on 2/3/2016 12:05 PM
Traveling exhibit is presented by the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, the Minnesota Humanities Center, and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian
Posted on 1/29/2016 11:45 AM
Nomination recognizes high achieving students who demonstrate academic excellence and intellectual rigor combined with leadership and service
Posted on 1/19/2016 11:35 AM
In the Media
Over the last 36 months, MSC Southeast has been investing heavily in growing its campus in Red Wing through community integration and novel initiatives that include specialized customized training, entrepreneurship opportunities, and unique high-tech destination majors.
Posted on 6/5/2019 2:10 PM
As athletes do when they are bound for a dazzling sports career in college, a handful of Winona Senior High students gathered for their "signing day" moment at Minnesota State College Southeast Wednesday afternoon.
Posted on 6/5/2019 2:05 PM
Abigail Backman of Winona was one of three Minnesota State College Southeast students -- one from Winona, one from Red Wing and one online -- who were named to the All-Minnesota Academic Team by Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the honors society for two-year colleges.
Posted on 6/4/2019 2:10 PM
This partnership is intuitive and necessary to build not only homes, but a community of tradespeople, volunteers, and goodwill.
Posted on 5/26/2019 2:00 PM
Greg Beckwith, Brian Boedigheimer, and Steve Rossow were named Outstanding Alumni at the May 15, 2019, commencement ceremony, honoring the three graduates from the same school they graduated from years ago.
Posted on 5/25/2019 1:55 PM
Since graduating from Minnesota State College Southeast's accounting program in 1984, Daniel Matejka has advanced in his career to a leadership role as Goodview's city administrator and has become a valued supporter of the college.
Posted on 5/21/2019 12:30 PM
Three guitar players put a series of instruments through their paces Wednesday during the Student Guitar Show at Minnesota State College Southeast in Red Wing.
Posted on 5/15/2019 2:25 PM
Heads were bobbing, fingers drumming and feet tapping at the Student Guitar Show in Red Wing Wednesday night.
Posted on 5/15/2019 2:25 PM
If it's spring, that means it's time for the annual Strings, Winds & Brass put on by Minnesota State College Southeast.
Posted on 4/4/2019 2:30 PM
Minnesota college to teach advanced engineering, fabrication through bike production while helping bridge skills gap
Posted on 4/3/2019 2:40 PM
National podcast series hosted by Steve Robinson, president of Owens Community College in Ohio, is aimed at ending the stigma against community colleges.
Posted on 4/3/2019 2:30 PM
A group of students from Minnesota State College Southeast were outside the post office filling bags Wednesday morning.
Posted on 3/27/2019 3:00 PM
As local leaders in higher education, we are indignant about the college admissions scandal, thinking of all the students who were not treated fairly in their pursuit of a degree.
Posted on 3/20/2019 3:05 PM
Work with custom training at Minnesota State College Southeast and involvement in numerous activities bring [Katie] Hardyman Morem in contact daily with the community.
Posted on 3/15/2019 3:10 PM
Career and technical education provides student learners of all ages the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to be successful on the job and in their careers.
Posted on 2/27/2019 3:35 PM
2019-2020 list of 'Better for Veterans' institutions identified across the country
Posted on 1/28/2019 3:30 PM
2-year Associate of Applied Science degree will prepare students to enter the field of specialty agriculture, particularly those students interested in small-scale, diversified production
Posted on 12/12/2018 11:20 AM
Through REACH, many students have taken internships at places like Fastenal and RTP or doing extra work at Minnesota State College Southeast.
Posted on 12/7/2018 11:20 AM
In the regionalization model, Rochester Community and Technical College would contract with Winona State University, Riverland Community College or Minnesota State College Southeast if a business requests training that it doesn't offer.
Posted on 12/4/2018 11:10 AM
A roundtable discussion was held in Red Wing with Minnesota State Chancellor Devinder Malhotra, who said from the start that he was there to listen and learn.
Posted on 12/3/2018 11:10 AM
College can look different for everyone; it doesn't have to strictly be a four year university.
Posted on 11/30/2018 1:45 PM
Minnesota State College Southeast's total economic impact was $80,346,402; 694 total jobs were impacted by the school; and the total state/local tax impact was $4,691,844
Posted on 11/28/2018 11:05 AM
MSC Soutehast ranked at number 20 by GuidetoOnlineSchools.com.
Posted on 11/26/2018 11:50 AM
Together, the two schools support more than 4,000 jobs in the region, whether that’s people directly employed at the college or those who benefit from having thousands of student customers in town.
Posted on 11/21/2018 1:50 PM
With a population under 20,000 people, Red Wing, Minn., holds surprising notoriety thanks to the eponymous Red Wing Shoes. But in a few years, the small city 60 miles outside Minneapolis may have another claim to fame: bicycles.
Posted on 11/21/2018 9:55 AM
Area schools including Cotter, Bluffview Montessori, Rushford-Peterson, Austin, Cotter, Minnesota State College Southeast, WSU and Winona showed up with a bill of their choice and a plan for how to get it passed
Posted on 11/20/2018 2:05 PM
85 businesses came together to present a trade show-like interactive exhibition, representing careers in manufacturing, technology, health care, human resources, civil services, multimedia services and more.
Posted on 11/19/2018 1:55 PM
Board of Trustees and Chancellor Devinder Malhotra began the morning with a reception for faculty, staff, and students at Tandeski Center in Winona
Posted on 11/19/2018 1:50 PM
Event provides the opportunity for students to have a 'see, touch, do' career exploration experience
Posted on 11/16/2018 2:00 PM
The event is part of the college's Sustainable Agriculture Speaker Series, offering the opportunity to meet with experts who are challenging conventional food and farming systems with alternatives that are socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable.
Posted on 11/13/2018 10:40 AM
A new degree program at a Minnesota technical college will offer a place where aspiring mechanics and engineers can learn to work with bikes all day, every day.
Posted on 11/12/2018 10:00 AM
Something every educator knows: Students will be engaged, work hard and learn well when teachers encourage students to work on something that fits their passions.
Posted on 11/10/2018 10:45 AM
It's tough to get high school students excited about making nuts and bolts. So Thul pitched a new approach: The nation's first two-year degree program in bicycle design and fabrication.
Posted on 11/10/2018 9:55 AM
Industry companies in the Upper Midwest are lending their support to a local community college's new engineering program focused on the design and fabrication of bicycles and their components.
Posted on 11/9/2018 10:30 AM
At Minnesota State College Southeast, we want to share our commitment to veterans, service members, and their families.
Posted on 11/7/2018 10:40 AM
MSC Southeast's new construction technology program has partnered with Habitat to help build its new space while giving students on-site experience.
Posted on 11/5/2018 11:05 AM
MSC Southeast’s program — River Region Manufacturing Pipeline: Ex-offender Pathway — tries to connect ex-offenders in need of work and manufacturers in need of workers by giving inmates and recently released inmates training and advice on pursuing a career in manufacturing.
Posted on 10/24/2018 10:35 AM
Josiah Litant brings a vibrant, innovative approach to student services as MSC Southeast's new dean of students.
Posted on 10/22/2018 10:35 AM
On Oct. 25, Jim Riddle will offer insights on the past, present, and future of agriculture in the greater Winona area.
Posted on 10/18/2018 3:05 PM
Winona State University and Minnesota State College Southeast are hosting the Board of Trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
Posted on 10/17/2018 3:05 PM
Students applying to Minnesota State College Southeast can skip the $20 application fee the week of Oct. 22-26, 2018.
Posted on 10/16/2018 3:10 PM
As the Habitat for Humanity office works toward its goal to build a new, expanded ReStore to raise funds for its building projects, the nonprofit organization received a helping hand from the construction technology students at the MSCSE Winona campus.
Posted on 9/28/2018 3:00 PM
The college is always looking into ways to develop new programs that will offer value to our students and the community as a whole.
Posted on 9/28/2018 2:10 PM
Minnesota State College Southeast is on track to launch a new degree program in sustainable agriculture for the 2019-20 school year.
Posted on 9/15/2018 2:10 PM
Instrument repair requires great attention to detail, knowledge and patience - and teaching new students is no different.
Posted on 8/29/2018 2:50 PM
A local college is hoping to meet the growing demand for trade workers.
Posted on 8/9/2018 1:50 PM
The college's new Strategic Plan will take us through the year 2020.
Posted on 8/4/2018 1:20 PM
MSC Southeast received good news last week as it was reported that its practical nursing test results skyrocketed to 100 percent.
Posted on 7/23/2018 1:40 PM
High pass rates indicate that students will receive a quality education and be well-prepared to enter the workforce.
Posted on 7/14/2018 1:35 PM
The program, taught by Mark Swanson, beat out colleges such Central Lakes College in Brainerd, Minn., and is recognized for the cost of tuition, the relevance of the curriculum to the demands of the field, and the student-to-faculty ratio.
Posted on 7/2/2018 8:55 AM
A collaborative grant totaling $95,000 hwas been awarded to Goodhue County, consisting of local school districts, Minnesota State Southeast and Red Wing Ignite.
Posted on 6/18/2018 9:05 AM
While getting his high school degree, Spencer Speltz had already received an associates degree from Minnesota State College Southeast.
Posted on 6/11/2018 2:20 PM
At session's end, it appears that money for capital improvements at the state's college and university systems came through, but at less than half of what colleges and universities originally requested.
Posted on 5/23/2018 2:50 PM
The importance of Minnesota State colleges and universities is being driven home this graduation season, when 40,000 students will receive degrees from the system's campuses in 47 communities throughout the state.
Posted on 5/17/2018 2:35 PM
The award recognizes outstanding personal and professional achievement and service to others.
Posted on 5/11/2018 2:50 PM
The colleges and universities of the Minnesota State system -- including Winona State University and Minnesota State College Southeast -- have a history of working with local employers to identify needs that can best serve a changing workforce.
Posted on 5/11/2018 2:35 PM
The demand for trade workers is at an all-time high and due to lack of employee training, experience or interest, companies are having a tough time filling that need.
Posted on 5/11/2018 2:15 PM
The guitars played Monday night were the blood-sweat-and-tears projects of of Minnesota State College Southeast's guitar building students.
Posted on 5/7/2018 2:45 PM
Typically on display during the day, the annual showing of guitars was moved to the evening this year to make the free event more accessible to the community.
Posted on 5/5/2018 2:40 PM
For those hoping to go into guitar-making as a career and not a hobby, the news of Gibson's bankruptcy is unwelcome.
Posted on 5/2/2018 2:10 PM
Two employees -- Michael Wadewitz and Ramona Coron -- celebrated the remarkable achievement of working at the college for 35 years.
Posted on 4/30/2018 3:05 PM
Altogether, the materials were worth $420,000. The school got them for free.
Posted on 4/18/2018 2:05 PM
The Workforce Development Scholarships were initially funded by the 2017 Minnesota Legislature.
Posted on 4/13/2018 2:05 PM
An aging population is the antithesis of what's needed to bolster a booming regional economy. Unfortunately, that's exactly where Southeast Minnesota's workforce is heading, as the region is poised for DMC-related growth.
Posted on 4/3/2018 3:10 PM
Youth Skills Training Program is being offered to Minnesota communities through a competitive grant process
Posted on 4/3/2018 1:55 PM
Feature story included interview with student Isabel Collins, who played trumpet with two groups this year.
Posted on 3/31/2018 1:35 PM
Brian Stewart, Hannah Peichel, and David Vincent featured in stories
Posted on 3/28/2018 10:05 AM
Two members of the Atelier staff from Yamaha worked with Band Instrument Repair students
Posted on 3/24/2018 9:50 AM
Interest in repairing instruments blossomed, helping him find what is now called Minnesota State College Southeast - Red Wing.
Posted on 3/23/2018 9:50 AM
Eight students qualified for nationals -- a trip for which Southeast's chapter of DECA, which seeks to train young leaders in a variety of fields, will have to fundraise.
Posted on 3/20/2018 2:55 PM
Selected as a semifinalist from more than 2,350 nominations received nationwide
Posted on 3/13/2018 9:40 AM
A partnership of schools, government agencies and private organizations are teaming up this week to give high school seniors a leg up in entering the workforce.
Posted on 3/6/2018 3:00 PM
Program will help address Winona's workforce housing market and ongoing shortage of tradesmen and tradeswomen in the area.
Posted on 3/6/2018 3:00 PM
MSC Southeast will begin offering a new two-year construction technology degree beginning in fall 2018.
Posted on 3/1/2018 9:40 AM
Please join us in welcoming Dr. Lundblad to our community!
Posted on 2/5/2018 4:05 PM
Bleskachek said the Winona and Red Wing-based college has been developing closer relationships with are schools that are eager to show students they can get a great job even if they don't go spend money on a bachelors degree.
Posted on 2/2/2018 4:20 PM
If technical colleges are experiencing a renaissance, Travis Thul is a Renaissance man.
Posted on 2/2/2018 4:10 PM
MSC Southeast's interim president to focus on students, partnerships
Posted on 2/1/2018 12:15 PM
Lundblad previously served at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.
Posted on 1/24/2018 3:40 PM
Graduates of its Practical Nursing program in 2017 achieved a first-time success rate of 88.89 percent on the National Council Licensure Examination.
Posted on 1/21/2018 4:30 PM
Enrollment in the new program "substantially surpasses expectations."
Posted on 1/21/2018 3:50 PM
Winona Area Public Schools should consider merging with a technical college, perhaps nearby Minnesota State College Southeast.
Posted on 1/18/2018 4:25 PM
A student in Minnesota State College Southeast's nursing program, Kelly was learning about diabetes as Dagny's symptoms first became noticeable.
Posted on 1/15/2018 3:45 PM
The Workforce Development grant will provide 16 students that enroll in "high growth, high demand" career areas with scholarships.
Posted on 1/10/2018 4:10 PM
A local college is teaching how to identify possible hostile targets on the dark web.
Posted on 1/3/2018 3:15 PM
Dean of Trade/Tech received the mobilization email on October 19. "This was one month after the hurricane hit, so I thought I was in the clear," Thul said. It turned out that there was -- and is -- a lot left to do.
Posted on 12/26/2017 4:05 PM
News coverage and letters to the editor regarding Dr. Duran's resignation
Posted on 12/14/2017 3:15 PM
Minnesota State College Southeast has a long and proud tradition in nursing, and its options in health care careers are strong.
Posted on 12/12/2017 3:30 PM
Practical nursing program will continue and is not affected by the change.
Posted on 12/6/2017 12:35 PM
The program's 100 current students will be able complete their degrees, but no new students will be admitted.
Posted on 11/30/2017 12:15 PM
Feeling stressed at work? Perhaps a free massage would help. MSC Southeast Massage Therapist students gave free massages Thursday and they'll do it again two more times this year.
Posted on 11/9/2017 1:55 PM
Travis Thul sees a dean as the grease in the wheels of academia. If grease is roughly equivalent to dynamism, then Thul has more than enough to spare.
Posted on 10/17/2017 3:05 PM
Dean of Trade and Technology named to prestigious list of community leaders under the age of 40
Posted on 10/7/2017 9:05 AM
Bergwall Arena effectively has been on ice since 2015. This fall, the vacant building will come down.
Posted on 10/2/2017 4:20 PM
Dr. Dorothy Duran, the school's president, said "We believe the expansion of our liberal arts and sciences offerings will be a tremendous advantage to students in our region."
Posted on 9/5/2017 8:55 AM
Nursing students looking to turn an associate degree into a bachelor's degree will soon have a local classroom option through a new partnership between Minnesota State College Southeast and Winona State University.
Posted on 8/10/2017 10:55 AM
"I'm still in the exploratory and discovery phase," Eichten said Monday of his new position. "You have to learn how the college operates, learn about the students and get a deeper understanding of student needs."
Posted on 7/11/2017 9:20 AM
Each and every day we're grateful for the support of Minnesota taxpayers and for the opportunity to continue to serve our region. We couldn't do it without you, and we can't thank you enough.
Posted on 7/2/2017 3:30 PM
We would like to thank our Red Wing state legislators, Rep. Barb Haley and Sen. Mike Goggin, for their hard work during the 2017 session.
Posted on 6/19/2017 2:20 PM
2017 Outstanding Alumni of the Year Brian and Brenda Stewart came to Red Wing as individuals to build careers. They ended up building a family, too, and building reputations for excellence that inspire others.
Posted on 6/9/2017 1:00 PM