Western Technical College will honor students in the Goal Oriented Adult Learning (GOAL) program at a graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m. at the Lunda Center, 319 7th St., N., La Crosse.
Participating graduates will include those from the following programs of instruction: High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED), General Education Development (GED), Adult High School, and Alternative High School.
The graduation ceremony will feature student speakers Fred Converse, Michael Gallegos, and Nikki White. The keynote speaker is Keith Lease, former HSED graduate and current instructor at Western in the Human Services Program.
Western offers GOAL programs in eight locations throughout the college’s district. Additional services offered through Western’s Learner Support and Transition Division include English Language Learners classes (ELL), development courses prior to post-secondary training, test preparation, basic skills/review, and high school credit courses.