News Release

Published on Friday, May 18, 2007

This year, over 400 students in the Goal Oriented Adult Learning (GOAL) program at Western Technical College will be honored at a graduation ceremony scheduled for Friday, June 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the La Crosse Center in downtown La Crosse.

Participating graduates will include those from the following programs of instruction: High School Equivalency Diploma, General Educational Development, Adult High School, and Alternative High School.

The graduation ceremony will feature five student speakers: Cindy Rose of La Crosse, Travis Scott of Tomah, Bill Moglovsky of La Crosse, Randy Ashland of Viroqua, and Eleanor Winker of Mauston.

The keynote address will be delivered by La Crosse Mayor Mark Johnsrud.

Western offers GOAL programs in 10 locations throughout the college’s district. Additional services offered through Western’s Instructional Support Services Division include English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Developmental Courses prior to post-secondary training, COMPASS Test Preparation, Basic Skills/Review, and High School Credit courses.

For more information about GOAL courses or to learn about additional programs and services at Western Technical College, please call 608.785.9200 or visit the Web site at