Le Sueur woman to receive Humanitarian award 16 Apr 18

A Le Sueur woman will be presented with the 2018 Minnesota State University Mankato Distinguished Alumni Humanitarian Award during a special ceremony in the Centennial State Union’s Ostrander Auditorium on Friday, April 20th. The award recognizes graduates who lives exemplify service to humankind and who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to humanitarian cuases. Doris Wigand graduated from MSU in 1944 and began a 31-year-teaching career. Wigand went back to school and earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education in 1970. After retiring, Wigand volunteerin numerous capacities and received many volunteer awards including the 2010 Outstanding Senior Volunteer Award for Sibley County.