Your Guide to Face Coverings during a Pandemic

 Within just a few months, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought a lot of change. But perhaps one of the pivotal changes to the “new normal” we were accustomed to are protective masks.  Because Winona State and the city of Winona have mask requirements for everyone until...

Doing Laundry during a Pandemic

Learning how to do laundry to begin with is a new challenge when moving into college. Now a pandemic has upped the ante.   Many students living on campus at Winona State have their own laundry facilities that are similar to a laundromat. For those who live off campus,...

Safe Travel during a Pandemic

 We get it: the COVID-19 pandemic forced many of us indoors for quite some time. We don’t blame you for wanting to travel.  However, if you choose to use the on-campus shuttle, city bus system, train, rideshare service, or airplane, it’s important to keep these things...

Storytime: Why I Chose WSU

Choosing the right college to attend can be a daunting task.    I remember dreading this decision myself after going on several college tours. However, visiting Winona State University was a different story.   At first, I was hesitant to even tour WSU, but...

What Wellness Looks Like During COVID-19

So much has happened since Winona’s spring break started. Many of us left for break thinking we’d be back on campus in a week. It seemed like overnight, the pandemic suddenly became real and significantly changed our daily lives. Change is stressful – especially when...