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Cris Valdez, who took over provost duties at MSCTC--Wadena Dec. 1, sits in the Student Life Center at the Detroit Lakes campus. Photo by Steve Schulz

New provost promises cuts, growth for Wadena campus


New MSCTC­--Wadena Provost Cris Valdez doesn't want to tell you the local campus is going to be a vibrant, growing place. He wants to show you.

Valdez took over being provost at the Wadena technical college Dec. 1 in addition to having the same role at MSCTC's Detroit Lakes campus. And he's heard the rumors that the Wadena college will close. They're simply not true, he said.

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