Manufacturing and technology students at Western Technical
College have a new home today.
The campus held a grand opening for the new Integrated
Technology Center in La Crosse this afternoon.
The four-story building will house a manufacturing
center and space for nearly 30 of the school's programs.
And the top floor will also offer the college's new
on-site academics for high school students to gain
Along with the additional space.
the new facility allows faculty to expand on their
Getting into the building automation software, getting
into sustainable building practices.
We didn't have that to learn from in the past, in
the old facilities.
We have it here, so it's really being able to elevate
what we're exposing our students to every day, and
what we're exposing our community to every day.
The Integrated Technology Center is the largest part
of Western's Vision 20-20 project.