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Michelle Larson, Red Wing Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, named Red Wing Outstanding Alumni Award winner for 2022

Tom Hoffman honored with Minnesota State College Southeast's Outstanding Alumni Award, Winona for 2022

MSC Southeast named Top Ten Finalist in Lumina Foundation's Million Dollar Community College Challenge, will receive at least $100,000 to assist in brand building and strategic marketing

Student Guitar Show on May 12 at MSC Southeast in Red Wing showcases the sights and sounds of students' newly-built instruments

Radiography instructor Alex Howell named MSC Southeast's 2021-2022 Outstanding Educator of the Year

MSC Southeast presents Strings, Winds & Brass at Sheldon Theatre on April 10 at 4 pm

South Central College and Minnesota State College Southeast to receive $2,060,000 in federal funds for Advance Greater Minnesota initiative

MSC Southeast awarded $825,000 in federal funds to upgrade Red Wing campus nursing simulation center

MSC Southeast CNC instructor Rick Hengel honored with STEM Forward's 2021 Outstanding Educator Award

#MSCSoutheastCares: Faculty, staff, and administration give back to students by participating in Employee Giving Campaign at MSC Southeast

Minnesota State College Southeast announces Fall 2021 President's List

Dr. Marsha Danielson, President of Minnesota State College Southeast, named to NOCTI's Board of Trustees

Dr. Rita Rahoi-Gilchrest joins administration of Minnesota State College Southeast as Dean of Faculty and Academic Operations

MSC Southeast positions for growth, resilience, and service to students and communities by creating two new divisions: Student Success and Strategic Initiatives

Lisa Pozanc Recognized for Outstanding Work at the Minnesota State 2021 Finance Virtual Conference

MSC Southeast Red Wing Campus will provide emergency Nursing Assistant training for Minnesota National Guard week of November 28-December 5

African American Registry Teacher's Forum training coming to high school and college career and technical instructors across SE Minnesota

MSC Southeast announces on-campus Open Houses in Winona on November 9 and Red Wing on November 10

Media Advisory - October 27, 2021: Women Exploring Trades, Technology, and Transportation

MSC Southeast hosting Workforce Summits to gather critical feedback from business, manufacturing, healthcare partners

MSC Southeast celebrates October College Knowledge Month and National Student Transfer Week with online events, no application fees

Minnesota State College Southeast SLAM program -- Students Learning Advanced Manufacturing -- made an impact in Cannon Falls this summer

Jones Family Foundation and Red Wing Area Fund support Bicycle Design and Fabrication at MSC Southeast with $229,312 grant

MSC Southeast welcomes its ninth president, Dr. Marsha A. Danielson

MSC Southeast hosting virtual OPEN HOUSE on Wednesday, July 21 at 5 pm

Five Winona Area Learning Center Grads named Papenfuss Scholars at MSC Southeast

MSC Southeast welcomes Dr. Pao Lee Vue, Ph.D. as the college's inaugural Director of Equity and Inclusion

MSC Southeast Hosting Virtual OPEN HOUSE on June 23 during Minnesota State Week

MSC Southeast announces 2021 Red Wing and Winona Outstanding Alumni Award Winners

MSC Southeast awarded Libraries Transforming Communities grant from American Library Association

MSC Southeast Practical Nursing program achieves continued ACEN accreditation

MSC Southeast Phi Theta Kappa Chapter honored with REACH Award

Women's Leadership Event recognizes Sara Blair, Patty Brown as Business Women of the Year for 2021

MSC Southeast planning on full return to campus for Fall 2021

$200,000 gift to MSC Southeast designated to support Winona Area Learning Center graduates

Workforce Development Scholarships at MSC Southeast increase to $162,500 in the 2020-2021 academic year

Minnesota State College Southeast announces Fall 2020 President's List

Graduate returns to Minnesota State College Southeast as Basic Needs Outreach Specialist through AmeriCorps VISTA program

Nominations open for 2021 Minnesota State College Southeast Outstanding Alumni Awards

MSCS and WSU offer pathway for Radiography students to earn bachelor's degree in Healthcare Leadership and Administration

NSF awards $516,513 grant to MSC Southeast to support college-level electronics instruction in area high schools

MSC Southeast COVID-19 strategies focus on safety, keeping campuses open for students

MSC Southeast hosting VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE on 11-19-2020 at 5 pm

$400,000 Minnesota Jobs Skills Partnership grant awarded to MSC Southeast to bring Mechatronics training to Red Wing

MSC Southeast honors college's professional and peer tutors during National Tutoring Week October 5-9

College Knowledge Month and Minnesota State Week 2020

Education and Training Partnership with state SNAP program will allow MSC Southeast to expand impact on students' lives

ACEN PN Meeting Notice 2020

MSC Southeast's Associate of Science in Nursing program approved by the Minnesota State Board of Nursing

Minnesota State College Southeast planning for a safe return to campus when Fall Semester begins on August 24

MSC Southeast and consortium of six Winona manufacturers awarded $325,000 Minnesota Jobs Skills Partnership grant to develop Advanced Mechatronics Certificate

16 area high school students graduate from MSC Southeast with certificates, degrees in 2020

Josiah Litant promoted to position of Vice President of Student Affairs

MSC Southeast hosting Virtual Trades and Transportation Open Houses, FAFSA Help Sessions

Minnesota State College Southeast earns reaccreditation of concurrent enrollment program

MSC Southeast helps out local hospitals with equipment and supplies in response to Covid-19 pandemic

COVID-19 UPDATE - MSC Southeast extends Spring Break by TWO WEEKS through March 29

COVID-19 UPDATE: MSC Southeast extends Spring Break by one week

MSC Southeast Creative Writing program publishes first edition of literary journal, Highway 61, Revised

MSCS Red Wing Student Music Association presents Musical Swap Meet on February 22

MSCS building new Associate of Science in Nursing program from the ground up

MSC Southeast selected to receive Local Partnerships Program Award to expand REACH

International student returns to MSC Southeast to give band instrument repair clinic

Veterans Day Event will honor Corporal Gudmund Christopher Johnson, Jr.

Bay State Milling pledges financial support to college

Jump start a health care career with short-term, intensive training at MSC Southeast

MSC Southeast offers Free App Month throughout October to celebrate College Knowledge Month

35 MSCS students awarded Workforce Development Scholarships

MSC Southeast welcomes Chad Dull to leadership team as Vice President of Academics

NSF awards $441,952 grant to MSC Southeast for advanced manufacturing education hub

8 incoming students awarded $3500 Workforce Development Scholarships

3 instructors honored with 2019 MSC Southeast Outstanding Alumni - Red Wing Awards

Minnesota State College Southeast honors Daniel Matejka with 2019 Outstanding Alumni - Winona Award

Student Guitar Show features guitars, mandolins & more built by college students on Wednesday, May 15

MSC Southeast Foundation's Community Connections Golf Tournament coming up on May 23

MSC Southeast and Saint Mary's University students work together on student design challenge

Women's Leadership Event on April 17 in Red Wing

Bicycle Design & Fabrication Grand Opening April 8 in Red Wing

Strings, Winds & Brass at Red Wing's Sheldon Theatre on April 6

Transportation Career Night set for Tuesday, March 26, 2019

MSC Southeast Students take home 15 awards from State DECA Competition

More than $500,000 raised to support Advanced Manufacturing Infrastructure Initiative at MSC Southeast in Winona

Student Music Association hosting Musical Swap Meet Saturday, Feb. 23 in Red Wing

Winona Open House set for Wednesday, February 20, 4 to 5:30 pm

MSC Southeast offers 8 Workforce Development Scholarships for 2019-2020

MSC Southeast named to list of Nation's Top Military Friendly(R) Schools

Massage Therapist program students offering massages this Spring at MSC Southeast in Winona

MSC Southeast announces launch of Sustainable Food and Farming program

Study estimates MSC Southeast's contribution to regional economy at $80.3 million per year

MSC Southeast launches unique Bicycle Design & Fabrication degree

MSC Southeast hosting Open Houses in Winona and Red Wing

Josiah Litant joins staff of Minnesota State College Southeast as Dean of Students

Veterans Day event on November 9, 2018

MSC Southeast offers Free App Week Oct. 22-26 during College Knowledge Month

MSC Southeast's partnership with Habitat for Humanity begins with construction project in Winona

4th Annual Boy Scouts Sugar Loaf District Merit Badge Fair at MSC Southeast in Winona Sept. 29

MSC Southeast hosting Sustainable Agriculture Speaker Series this fall; renowned author Mark Shepard will speak on September 20

Red Wing campus hosting an evening Info Night on August 1

Winona Golf Tournament on August 6 benefits scholarship funds

MSC Southeast Practical Nursing NCLEX(R) Test Results soar to 100%

New Camp Trade and Technology for HS students in August

MSC Southeast Winona campus hosting an evening Open House on July 26

6 Transfer Pathways degrees designed for transfer from MSC Southeast to 4-year degree

MSC Southeast announces Spring 2018 President's List

GreatValueColleges.net names Software & Web Development #1 nationwide

Minnesota State College Southeast, Red Wing Campus Seeks Vendor to Provide Campus Food Service

Jay Dureske honored with 2018 Outstanding Alumni Award - Winona

Mike Corrigan named 2018 Outstanding Alumni - Red Wing

2018 Student Guitar Show features new instruments on May 7 in Red Wing

16 MSC Southeast students awarded Workforce Development Scholarships

Construction Technology: MSC Southeast carpentry program moves forward with emphasis on new technologies, sustainability

MSCS bringing in sustainable agriculture experts from Belize for events in February

MSCS named a semifinalist for the 2018 Secretary Of Defense Freedom Award

SMA Musical Swap Meet coming up on Sat. Feb. 17, 2018

MSCS Red Wing welcomes first cohort of WSU RN-BSN students

2017 Practical Nursing Test scores rise above state, national averages

MSCS to offer 16 $2500 MN Workforce Development Scholarships

Cyber & Information Security program ranked #1 by GreatValueColleges.com

MSC Southeast to suspend 2-year RN program in spring 2019

Free Chair Massages at MSC Southeast in Winona – Open to the Public

FREE APP WEEK at Minnesota State College Southeast October 23-30

Bergwall Arena on MSC Southeast Red Wing campus slated for demolition this fall

MSCS will host third annual Boy Scouts Merit Badge Fair on September 30

College honors Don & Donna Peterson with plaque dedication in MSC Southeast Welding Lab, Winona

MSCS expands liberal arts offerings with new programs in in psychology, creative writing

WSU to offer BS in Nursing completion program in Red Wing area with classes at MSCS Red Wing Campu

9th Annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament on August 7 set to benefit Minnesota State College Southeast Foundation

MSC Southeast names Dr. Jonathan Eichten Associate Dean of Enrollment and Student Services

Engineering and Technology initiatives celebrated at June 1 event

Brenda and Brian Stewart named Red Wing's 2017 Outstanding Alumni of the Year

Foundations in Manufacturing wins Dave Grant Program of the Year Award

Mary Johnson named Winona's Outstanding Alumnus of the Year for 2017

MSC Southeast announces Community Connections Golf Tournament on May 25

May 9 Student Guitar Show at MSC Southeast in Red Wing showcases the sights and sounds of newly-built instruments

All Day Your Way at MSC Southeast Cosmetology Academy on April 24

MSC Southeast hosting Career Fair, Community Open House in Red Wing on April 10

Stephanie Goetz to give keynote speech at April 26 Professional Women's Leadership Event

Strings, Winds & Brass - variety showcase at The Sheldon Theatre on April 8

Nominations open for 2017 MSC Southeast Outstanding Alumni Awards

MSC Southeast, UL to offer Knowledge Solutions curriculum

SMA Musical Swap Meet on Feb. 11 in Red Wing

Fall 2016 Presidents List Released

MSC Southeast offers welding certificate in Red Wing

Free App Week at MSC Southeast October 24-31

New Red Wing campus Applied Engineering Lab planned as Maker Space

MSC Southeast ready to help students affected by for-profit college closure

Media Advisory: Celebration of new college mission, vision and name will take place August 30

91-year-old assisted living resident to drive 18-wheeler for the first time at MSC Southeast

MSC Southeast seeks public comments in preparation for fall HLC visit

MSC Southeast announces new mission, new name

Southeast Technical welcomes new Dean of Trade and Technology, Travis Thul

Southeast Technical 2016-2017 tuition set to decrease by one percent

Community Connections Golf Tournament planned for Thursday, May 26 at Mt. Frontenac Golf Course

Southeast Technical honors Senator Jeremy Miller as Outstanding Alumni of the Year, Winona Campus

Southeast Technical honors Ryan Kilbride as Outstanding Alumni of the Year, Red Wing Campus

Student Guitar show showcases the sights and sounds of newly-built instruments on May 10

Practical Nursing program receives ACEN accreditation, celebrations planned for April 25 and 26

Southeast Technical employees celebrate anniversaries at March awards ceremony

Strings, Winds & Brass at The Sheldon on April 16

Southeast Technical Campuses CLOSED Thursday, March 24, 2016

Professional Women's Leadership Event celebrates 30th anniversary on April 27

Transportation Programs Career Night coming up on March 29

Nominations open for Southeast Technical's 2016 Outstanding Alumni Awards

New state grant program will provide free tuition and fees for qualifying 2016 high school grads

Public online survey opened to evaluate possible new names

Musical Swap Meet coming up on Feb. 20 at Southeast Technical in Red Wing

Community Open Forums on Feb 22 & 23 to discuss mission change, name change

College in process to offer Associate of Arts degree, change mission scope, and consider name change

Southeast Technical will host traveling Why Treaties Matter exhibit on the Winona campus February 1-19

Isaiah Reidel nominated to All-USA Community College Academic Team

Excellence Unleashed series continues in February with Superior Customer Service

Red Wing and Winona campuses hold Veterans Day events on Nov. 10, 12

Southeast Technical offers credit for prior learning to help LPNs make the transition to RN status

Med Lab Tech Program announces an OPEN HOUSE & RIBBON CUTTING

ACCELERATED WELDING ACADEMY brings needed skills to Red Wing community

Medical Laboratory Technician program moves into new facilities, announces NAACLS accreditation award

Southeast Technical launches new two-year degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Carpentry Program announces Open House on May 31, 2015

Southeast Technical Foundation names 2015's Outstanding Alumni Awards recipients

Southeast Technical offers new online Cyber and Information Security program starting in Fall 2015

Greg Cady named Instructor of the Year at MSCSA General Assembly

Southeast Technical's Student Guitar Show on May 12 at in Red Wing

Auto Body Collision Tech Career Night on April 22

Live, Work and Move in JOY sets the tone for 29th Annual Professional Women's Leadership

Southeast Technical Winona campus to host Charting the Future Gallery Walk on March 30

Southeast Technical invites community to participate in Strategic Plan Open Forums

Nominations now open for Southeast Technical's 2015 Outstanding Alumni Awards

Southeast Technical musical instrument repair students to showcase their talent at The Sheldon Theatre

Student Music Association hosts Musical Swap Meet at Southeast Technical in Red Wing

New Early Childhood Resource Center opens on Southeast Technical's Red Wing campus

MEDIA ADVISORY: High school robotics students to demonstrate project at Southeast Technical

Proposals now being sought for 2015-2016 Southeast Technical Carpentry program home building project

Leslie Bleskachek joins Southeast Technical as Vice President of Academic Affairs

Southeast Technical criminal justice student earns international public safety scholarship

MEDIA ADVISORY: Charting the Future & Veterans Day Celebrations

KNOWvember - Open Houses in Winona and Red Wing on November 1

Southeast Tech Red Wing Campus Hosts Charting the Future Gallery Walk on November 4

Southeast Technical's Band Instrument Repair program adds two-year degree option

2014 Community Connections Golf Tournament raises more than $15,000

Southeast Technical welcomes new president, Dr. Dorothy Duran

Jim Johnson speaks at Quzhou College of Technology Graduation Ceremony via Skype

Southeast Technical Foundation establishes endowment in honor of President Jim Johnson

Student Kayla Knospe earns rare opportunity with Salon Spa Professional Association

Jessica Miles to speak at Professional Women’s Leadership Event

Dr. Dorothy Duran appointed president of Southeast Technical

Strings, Winds & Brass: Variety Showcase March 29 at The Sheldon

SE Tech, Hiawatha Valley ABE offer Career Prep, Retail Customer Service Courses

Bachelor's degree program being planned in Red Wing through partnership between Southeast Technical and Saint Mary's University

Southeast Technical student receives Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award

Southeast Technical President James J. Johnson announces plans to retire in June 2014

Southeast Technical awarded $1.76 million federal grant to establish Diesel Maintenance diploma program

Drivers Education for Youth offered in October 2013

Faculty exchange begins with Quzhou College of Technology, China

Southeast Technical names Communications Director

In the Media

WDN Progress Edition: Emma Pronschinske - Excitement in the air at MSC Southeast

WDN: Software Development student finds his passion, purpose at Minnesota State College Southeast

Guest Column by President Danielson: Where the needs of students and community come first

Winona Daily News: MSC Southeast students build mini mite hockey goals for neighborhood ice rinks

WDN Campus Connection: Taryn Reichow, Automotive and Light Duty Diesel Technology

X-ray Vision: MSC Southeast Radiography instructor Alex Howell sees great potential for his students

Top Ten News Stories of 2021

WDN: Celebrating Diversity at Minnesota State College Southeast

Republican-Eagle: National Guard learning nursing skills in Red Wing

WDN: MSC Southeast truck driving instructor Tom Gierok's holiday spirit goes the extra mile

Center for Rural Innovation - Portraits of a Community, Red Wing

KIMT-TV Rochester: Minnesota National Guard Members receive training to become certified nursing assistants

Winona Post: Winona Area Chamber announces 2021 Business Award winners

Winona Post: Downtown tree lighting draws crowd

Winona Daily News: MSC Southeast student’s interests lead to major in mechatronics

KIMT News 3 TV: Nursing School Still a Big Attraction for Tomorrow's Caregivers

WDN: MSC SE works to support women's interest in men-dominated fields

Winona Post: Colleges credit vaccines, students for COVID drop

Winona Daily News: African American Registry Teacher's Forum training coming to high school and college career and technical instructors across Southeast Minnesota

KMIT TV Rochester: Minnesota State College Southeast Hosts Online Series to Gain Community Feedback on Employment

Republican-Eagle: Meet Calli Ekblad, director of business relations for Minnesota State College Southeast

Winona Daily News: Josiah Litant named Rising Star

News 8000 TV La Crosse: Winona truck driving program provides opportunities for younger drivers amidst nationwide trucker shortage

WDN: AmeriCorps VISTA member at MSC Southeast ready to face the wind chill factor

Guest Column by Chad Dull: I choose to identify

Winona Post: Enrollment down at local colleges

Winona Post, Winona Daily News: Southeast students building Christmas tree for downtown

Winona Post, Winona Daily News: College Knowledge Month - October 2021

Winona Daily News: MSC Southeast student Amber Buysman has traveled halfway around the world and back again

Guest Column by Chad Dull: Changing perspective

Republican-Eagle Neighbor Profile - Janine Mason

Republican Eagle: SLAM Delivers big for students

Republican-Eagle: Red Wing Area Fund and Jones Family Foundation support Bicycle Design and Fabrication at MSC Southeast

Winona Daily News - Kate Parsi: Helping create a culture of caring at Minnesota State College Southeast

Winona Daily News: Taking the long way to graduation yielded personal growth, valuable insights for Chase Voight

Guest Column by Chad Dull: Welcome Back

Area newspapers welcome new president, Dr. Marsha Danielson, to MSC Southeast

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