Foundation News

 

  • William “Bill” Reeg '64 Receives Alumni Service Award
    11-7-2014 11:00 am
    The 2014 Alumni Service Award was presented to William “Bill” Reeg at the Hall of Fame Banquet on Oct. 4 during Homecoming. The award recognizes alumni who have enhanced the college through dedicated service, promotion and financial support.
  • Outstanding Alumni Honored During Homecoming
    11-7-2014 10:55 am
    Graduates from each of the college's four schools were honored at the Outstanding Alumni Banquet on Oct. 3 during Homecoming. The honorees: David F. Whitt ’89 – School of Arts and Humanities, Ronita Carlson Jacobsen ’94, MSE ’98 – School of Business and Technology, Maria (Mandel) Goede, MAE ’99 – School of Education and Counseling, and Edward V. Stansberry ’98, MSE ’02, Ed Specialist ’05 – School of Natural and Social Sciences.
  • Hall of Fame Members Inducted During Homecoming
    11-7-2014 10:50 am
    WSC honoring athletic Hall of Fame inductees.
  • Key Personnel Changes in the Wayne State Foundation
    11-7-2014 10:45 am
    The Wayne State Foundation made two important personnel changes in November to better serve alumni wishing to support the college. Deborah Lundahl, longtime director of development and alumni relations, has been promoted to director of major gifts. Sara Marcellus of Wakefield, Neb., has been named the director of alumni relations.
  • Wayne State Continues to Impress in Annual College Guides
    11-7-2014 10:30 am
    Wayne State College is the only public college or university in Nebraska to receive recognition in this year’s U.S. News and World Report annual college guide, the Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings, and Colleges of Distinction. This is the third consecutive year the college has achieved these honors.
  • Award-Winning Service-Learning Program Continues Vital Projects
    11-6-2014 10:00 am
    Wayne State College Service-Learning projects continue each year to serve the community and add the important elements of practical experience and civic engagement to students’ education.
  • U.S. Conn Library Renovation Update
    11-6-2014 9:35 am
    Impressive progress is being made on the renovation of U.S. Conn Library. New concrete footings and steel beams clearly outline the redesigned entrance to the library from Seymour Heritage Plaza with a large crane periodically dominating the skyline of campus. Noisy interior demolition and framing, while contrary to the usual library atmosphere, signal important changes to the organization and definition of space within the library.
  • Refer a Student to Wayne State College
    11-6-2014 9:30 am
    Chances are you know a high school student who may be in the process of his or her college search right now. We want you to know we are here to help! Maybe it's your child, grandchild, or even a family friend. Connect them with us and encourage them to experience our campus soon. We know it's the absolute best way to get a true feel for life at WSC.
  • Calling all WSC band and choir alumni!
    11-7-2013 2:30 pm
    WSC Department of Music will be hosting an event for alumni who have participated in a choir or band while at WSC.
  • Alumni Service Award Presented During Homecoming
    11-5-2013 10:05 am
    The 2013 Alumni Service Award was presented to Charles Sass ('61) at the Homecoming/Hall of Fame Banquet on Sept. 28. The award recognizes alumni who have enhanced the college through dedicated service, promotion and financial support.
  • Wayne State Honors Outstanding Alumni During Homecoming
    11-5-2013 10:00 am
    Wayne State College celebrated Homecoming weekend on campus, Sept. 26-29, which provided the college and the Wayne State Foundation with the opportunity to honor graduates for their accomplishments and support of the college. Outstanding alumni from each of the college's four schools were honored at a banquet on Sept. 27.
  • Hall of Fame Members Inducted During Homecoming
    11-5-2013 9:55 am
    Wayne State College celebrated Homecoming weekend on campus, Sept. 26-29, which provided the college and the Wayne State Foundation with the opportunity to honor graduates for their accomplishments and support of the college. Wayne State honored athletic Hall of Fame Inductees at a banquet Sept. 28.
  • Message from Deb Lundahl, Director of Development and Alumni Relations
    11-5-2013 9:50 am
    As most of you know by now, the city of Wayne had a very sobering event when an EF-4 tornado with winds up to 170 miles per hour roared through the southeast corner of town, injuring people and destroying businesses and homes. The campus has rallied around the town with students, faculty and staff volunteering to pick up debris, answer phones, serve food, babysit, and assist with fundraisers and anything else that was needed.
  • USS Constitution Museum Honors Dr. Don Hickey for Artful Scholarship
    11-5-2013 9:45 am
    Dr. Don Hickey, historian, author and professor at Wayne State College, received the Samuel Eliot Morison Award. This award, named in honor of the renowned maritime historian, is given for artful scholarship and desire to preserve our past for future generations.
  • Wayne State Makes Big Jump in Annual College Rankings
    11-5-2013 9:40 am
    Wayne State College is the only public college or university in Nebraska to receive recognition in this year’s U.S. News and World Report annual college guide, the Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings, and Colleges of Distinction. This is the second consecutive year the college has achieved these honors.
  • Construction Projects Update
    11-5-2013 9:35 am
    For the first time since 1988, there is not a construction trailer on the Wayne State College campus. But that does not mean progress has ceased. Rather, the college has wrapped up several extensive projects and momentarily catching its breath before embarking on the next phase of dramatic improvements to the campus experience.

 

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