Fall commencement held at Winona State

Friday was graduation day for some students in our area, as Winona State University hosted fall commencement.

More than 500 students particpated in the pair of ceremonies.

While the day marks the end of one journey, students are excited for what is next.

“It feels good, all the hard work that you put into it will payoff and start the nursing profession, I’m excited,” said 2019 WSU graduate Brittany O’Connell.

Commencement ceremonies will be hosted on Viterbo’s campus Saturday and UW-La Crosse will host there commencement at the La Crosse Center on Sunday.

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