Name: Caleb Gernes | Class of 2019 | Major: Marketing | Post Graduation Job: Sales in Savannah Georgia

Words of Wisdom

Get to know your professors. They are there to help you and are always welcoming to have a conversation with. They treat you much more like an adult.


Advice to Your Freshman Self

I would say to take my classes more seriously freshman year. Grades here really do matter.

Hidden Gem

Conference rooms. There are multiple conference rooms that are great for studying and working on group projects.

Unexpected Experience

Doing real work and research for places like WNB Financial and REI.

Most Influential WSU Experience

Ryan White, because he was the one to get me to come here and study marketing, but also Dean Akbari because he granted me the opportunity to get involved with multiple events and organizations.

Winona State graduates experience a 95% job placement rate in their field. Many even land positions before graduation. Learn more about our 2019 spring graduates.