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3 Reminders to Overcome Homesickness during a Pandemic

3 Reminders to Overcome Homesickness during a Pandemic

Dear Warrior, Class of ‘24:   I think we can all agree that 2020 has thrown us many curveballs. And perhaps the biggest curveball yet is the COVID-19 pandemic.    Maybe this is your first time leaving home. Maybe the current “college experience” isn’t what...

9 Things to Do Outside in Winona

9 Things to Do Outside in Winona

College doesn’t have to be all work and no play, especially during a pandemic. And the last thing we want is for you to be cooped up in your res hall or home. That’s why at Winona State, there’s plenty to do outdoors in the local community that’s also close to campus....

Your Guide to Welcome Week 2020

Your Guide to Welcome Week 2020

At Winona State, one of the pivotal experiences as an incoming student is Welcome Week. And although the COVID-19 pandemic has put many plans on hold, we’re happy to announce that Welcome Week is on this Fall!   Read on to learn more about this deep-rooted...

The 411 on Moving into College during a Pandemic

The 411 on Moving into College during a Pandemic

The new normal seems anything but normal and “expect the unexpected” has become our daily motto. We’ve all been challenged to accept, change and adapt to quite a bit these past several months.   But it’s important to remember not to lose sight of the goodness...

Why You Should Come to WSU in Fall 2020

Why You Should Come to WSU in Fall 2020

You’ve been looking forward to your first semester of college--and hoping it will live up to all your expectations. You’ve anticipated the excitement of living in the residence halls, eating in the dining hall, making new friends at all the Welcome Week...

Mythbusters: Online v. Traditional Colleges during a Pandemic

Mythbusters: Online v. Traditional Colleges during a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended many plans—but it doesn’t have to put your college education on hold.   You may be wondering what your best option is during these uncertain times.    So, to help you out, I’ve debunked four common myths about online and...

9 Things to Do Outside in Winona

How to Choose a College during a Pandemic

You’re officially on your way to become a college student. Congrats! The search for your dream school is about to begin. It’s a little intimidating to think about because there are so many options out there.     So, where do you begin?    Well, finding the...

WSU Is Ready for You This Fall

WSU Is Ready for You This Fall

WSU is ready to welcome our Warrior family for the Fall 2020 semester-- whether you’re coming to campus this fall or joining us through online classes. And while we can’t predict how this pandemic will unfold, we are prepared to respond as circumstances change....

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