WSU's College of Business dean, faculty and staff invite the community to "The More Marketable" Shakespeare in Business pre-show reception before Great River Shakespeare Festival's Julius Caesar at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 21, in the Somsen Hall Business Engagement Center.
The Julius Caesar performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. following the event.
Ticketing information for the performance can be found online.
For more information contact the College of Business at 507-457-5014.
In conjunction with the Winona County Historical Society, WSU will host John Latsch: The Man Who Believed in a Refuge, with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Ranger Ed Lagace and Mary Farrell, as part of the 2016 History on the River Cruises at 7 p.m Thursday, July 21.
History on the River Cruises are 90-minute cruises aboard WSU's Cal Fremling every Thursday through the end of September. Each program includes a different route and topic along with beverages and a light snack. At 10:30 a.m. every third Saturday of the month, the cruises will include family cruises, geared toward kids ages 7-14.
Tickets can be purchased at the center or over the phone at 507-454-2723 ext. 0. For members, tickets are $15 for children, and for non-member children, tickets are $20. Adult tickets for members are $10 and $15 for non-member adults. Pick three cruises are not available for family cruises.
Cruises board at Levee dock.
For more information, contact Mark Peterson at 507-457-2723 ext. 1
In conjunction with the Winona County Historical Society, WSU's Cal Fremling will host Dakota Life Along the River with Colette Hyman, as part of the 2016 History on the River Cruises at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 28.
History on the River Cruises are 90-minute journeys on the Mississippi River aboard WSU's Cal Fremling Interpretive Learning Center and Classroom every Thursday through the end of September. Each program includes a different route and topic along with beverages and a light snack. At 10:30 a.m. every third Saturday of the month, family cruises geared toward kids ages 7-14 will be held.
Tickets can be purchased at the center or over the phone at 507-454-2723 ext. 0. For members, tickets are $20, and for non-members, tickets are $25. Pick three cruises are $55 for members and $70 for non-members. This allows attendees to purchase three cruises to attend, but family cruises are not included.
Boarding will take place at Levee Park
A complete schedule of cruises can be found online.
For more information, contact Mark Peterson at 507-457-2723 ext. 1.
Winona State University has appointed Rita Rahoi-Gilchrest to the position of Interim Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, effective Aug. 15.
Prior to this appointment, Rahoi-Gilchrest served as assistant professor in Communication Studies (2000-2005), associate professor (2005-2009), and professor (2009-present) at WSU. She also served as Chair of Communication Studies (2008-2011) and has served as the Director of the WSU General Education Program since 2012.
Rahoi-Gilchrest earned her Ph.D. from Ohio University, her M.A. from Ohio University, and her B.A. from UW Eau Claire.
The WSU College of Liberal Arts is comprised of 13 departments: Art & Design, Communication Studies, English, Global Studies and World Languages, History and Legal Studies, Mass Communication, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Criminal Justice, Theatre and Dance and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies.
The College of Liberal Arts is committed to multi- and interdisciplinary perspectives in problem solving, providing the skills to act responsibly, and being highly engaged in and committed to academics, the arts and community — from local to global levels.
For more information, call the WSU Communications Office at 507-457-5024.
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