WSU-Rochester will host Coffee and Conversation with Jeanine Gangeness, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs-Rochester, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at Hy-Vee, 500 Crossroads Drive.
Faculty, staff, and community members are welcome to grab a cup of coffee and join in conversation about what's happening at WSU-Rochester and future planning.
WSU and Minnesota Trade Office - Education will host "Export Tools and Strategies for Success: A Program to Help Increase Your Exports...or Help you Start Exporting" from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in the Haake Hall Conference Room.
A schedule of presentations and speakers can be found online.
The event is free, but pre-registration is required. Check-in begins at 12:30 p.m.
President Scott Olson invites the WSU campus community, Foundation Board, Alumni Board, Warrior Club, and emeriti and retirees to the Annual Holiday Open House from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, in the Student Activities Center, Kryzsko Commons.
Refreshments will be provided.
For more information, contact the President's Office at 507-457-5003.
WSU's KEAP Center will host Warrior Conversations at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, Kryzsko Commons, room 162.
The informal gathering will continue the conversations about WSU's cultural and diversity program speakers, racial disparities, and effective ways to create a more pluralistic campus. Students are encouraged to engage in honest, unapologetic conversations.
WSU wants to see your holiday creativity and is hosting a Holiday Mug Design Contest. Create a festive design to be printed on a mug, incorporating WSU graphics and any other holiday components.
Submissions will be accepted until Friday, Dec. 4, and the winner will be revealed Monday, Dec. 7. If your design is chosen, you will win a mug with your design printed on it! Other Warriors will also be able to order your mug.
Graphics for WSU, Design Specs, and other information can be found on the WebComm blog.
Please submit your design by either messaging WSU on Facebook with your file and contact information, or tweet your image at @winonastateu with the hashtag: #WSUMug.
Michael Delong, biology, presented research entitled Drivers of Change in Ecological Function and Loss of Resilience in Hydrologically Modified Rivers at the Biennial Symposium of the International Society for River Science, in La Crosse, Wis. The work presented was part of the undergraduate research program in biology and was funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Gerald Landby, facilities, was selected to serve a three-year term on the Advisory Committee of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services; South Region. The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division assists children and adults who are deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing and their families to gain access to the services they need to live independently in their communities.
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