Hired Before Graduation – Abbie Phillippi

"I really enjoy Southwest Tech because the teachers know you one-on-one and they pretty much become your family. I would definitely come to Southwest Tech because it's small and you really get you're money's worth."

Hired Before Graduation – Michyl Wilde

"There are good teachers here. Listen to what they have to say. They are good at their job and they will teach you what you need to know. They will put you on the right path to a good career."

Hired Before Graduation – Sara Napp

"The instructors for the medical assistant program are amazing, and I give all credit to them for preparing me and believing in me."

Hired Before Graduation – Aron Puck

"Just follow your dreams. If they don't happen the first time, they will happen sometime soon."

Hired Before Graduation – Jenna Stienstra

Name: Jenna Stienstra Hometown: Hazel Green, Wisconsin Graduation date: May 19, 2018 Area of study: Accounting Place of employment: I started at Crescent Electric (East, Dubuque, Illinois) on Dec. 4, 2017 as an accounting intern and was offered and accepted

Student Spotlight: Jalysa Turner

Jalysa Turner. Mom. Wife. Survivor. GED And HSED Completer. Future Criminal Justice – Law Enforcement Student. Jalysa grew up in the system. Luckily, she had great foster parents. She and her sister were placed with the same family and her

Southwest Tech Spotlight: Mario Rios and Seger Gott

This week’s Southwest Tech Spotlight is two of our Automotive Repair and Refinish Technician students. Mario Rios and Seger Gott come from different places, but they both grew up with families who share a passion for and history of fixing

Southwest Tech Spotlight: Richard Aamon and Isaac Salinas Cosmetology Graduates

Cosmetology program offers training and real-world experience for today’s graduates Two Cosmetology program students who will walk across the stage as graduates this December are males.  They have learned from instructors who share their real-world experience, had the opportunity to

Southwest Tech Spotlight: Ed Anderson, Welding Instructor

Ed Anderson is bringing the option of night-classes for welding in January Name? Ed Anderson Hometown? I’m from Merrill, WI, and now I live in Fennimore. Educational Background: Northcentral Technical College, Welding – 1997 Weld Test Conductor, State of Wisconsin

Southwest Tech Instructor Spotlight: Karen Bast and Jeff Dombeck

Southwest Tech Instructor Spotlight: Karen Bast and Jeff Dombeck Karen Bast and Jeff Dombeck are instructors in the Culinary Program at Southwest Wisconsin Technical College. Bast, of Lancaster, Wisconsin, attended the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and earned a bachelors in Business