SWWC - MinnWest Technology Campus

Southwest W.C.
Learning Co-Op

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The Southwest West Central Minnesota Service Cooperative (SWWC) is located in Cottage 7 of the MinnWest Technology Campus. SWWC is dedicated to providing unparalleled education and administrative services, innovative solutions and uncompromising support to members and the communities served. View their space:

Lori Dierks SWWC

Lori Dierks

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Lori Dierks is the Assistant Director for the Southwest West Central Service Cooperative which is located on the MinnWest Technology Campus. As the Assistant Director, Lori basically acts as the principal for the North Central Learning Center, a referral based center that serves the school districts in our area. Learn more about Lori and SWWC:

Campus Pool

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After a long hiatus, our campus pool is finally back up and running. Thanks for your patience! All campus employees have access to the pool by using your badge. And in case you don’t know, the pool is located on the lower level of the Life Center Building.

Cottage 9

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Most of the time, there are multiple construction projects happening outside of and within our cottages on campus. One of the more visible projects is currently taking place with Cottage 9. Our construction and renovation crew is working hard to get the cottage ready for new businesses to move in. Which means putting in an elevator to make the building …

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Cory Dingels

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  Corey Dingles: The Future of Healthcare Employer: Zipnosis Title: Senior Engineer Cory’s Role: Develops & designs the software that their virtual healthcare company runs on. Why Zip: The founder of Zipnosis, Jon Pierce & Cory were actually on the same college track team at St. Olaf. Fun Fact: Cory’s dog, Willoughby is going to be the 100th dog in the Rice Hospice Therapy program. …

Darren Straub

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Darren Straub, with Epitopix, is dedicated to development. Employer: Epitopix Title: Director of Research & Development Darren’s Role: Developing new vaccines, pursuing licensure and managing the R&D team. Hobbies: Darren enjoys pheasant & bow hunting, being active in church and spending time with family. Fun Fact: The Straub family celebrated their 12 year adoption anniversary for their son from Guatemala …

Ryan Allen
Upper Midwest Mgmt.

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Upper Midwest Management is a new business on campus that specializes in agricultural property management, farms and land for sale, building valuation, property and farm appraisal services, and commercial property sales, management, and leasing services. Meet one of their team members, Ryan Allen. Welcome to campus, UMMC!