Storytime: How I Turned My Dream of Becoming a Counselor into a Reality

When I was in high school, I was friends with someone who was homeless. Despite his struggles, he raved about how much support his school counselors provided. After personally witnessing the positive impact counselors can have on students’ lives, I was instantly...

4 Perks of Not Bringing a Car to College

If you had a car in high school, it was like an open door to freedom.    You could go wherever you wanted, whenever you wanted.    Having a car in college may seem like a no-brainer, especially if you are still getting to know the city you are moving to....

Show Some Love for 30 Years of Dancescape

https://youtu.be/3BuozPYNeAo   If there is one thing I love most in life, it’s dance. The feeling of getting lost in a piece of music and letting my body roam freely is like no other, not to mention the rush of performing in front of an audience.   As a...
Why You Should Attend RA Events

Why You Should Attend RA Events

I can’t count how many times I hear residents say, “Wait, you live on this floor?” to someone sitting next to them at an event. It’s so easy for us to get trapped in the simple cycle of going to class, studying, and sleeping. You might ask, where’s the fun in college?...

9 Tips for Beating Sickness in the Residence Halls

9 Tips for Beating Sickness in the Residence Halls

It’s that time of year again… everyone is getting sick! From your professors who are cancelling class, your favorite cafeteria workers who aren’t there, to your closest friend who basically lives in your room.     Before you catch whatever is coming your way...

Managing Social Life With Academic Life

Managing Social Life With Academic Life

To all incoming freshmen (or even those who are living life slightly unbalanced!), this whole concept of school-but-free-time might seem familiar, but it’s quite the opposite. Classes aren’t always one after the other and lunch isn’t an assigned time to catch up with...

Tips for Surviving Winter in Winona

Tips for Surviving Winter in Winona

As much as we are in denial of it, winter in Winona is coming. If you are anything like me, winter is fun for the first couple of weeks but then it becomes a multiple-month-long nightmare. Surviving winter in Winona can be a daunting task but I am here to act as your...

Work Study: What is it and am I Eligible?

Work Study: What is it and am I Eligible?

College is a time in your life that can be puzzling while trying to find a part-time job that fits you. It can seem like a lot to handle at once but it doesn’t have to be. WSU offers many resources to help you find the perfect fit. One of those opportunities is work...

7 Free Things to Do in Winona 

7 Free Things to Do in Winona 

Are you looking for some entertainment but find yourself confined by your meager bank account? Fear not! Here are seven free things to do or places to visit in Winona. P.S. These ideas can also make great date ideas! 1. Free Outdoor Exploration It’s no secret that the...

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4 Perks of Not Bringing a Car to College

If you had a car in high school, it was like an open door to freedom.    You could go wherever you wanted, whenever you wanted.    Having a car in college may seem like a no-brainer, especially if you are still getting to know the city you are moving to....

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Show Some Love for 30 Years of Dancescape

https://youtu.be/3BuozPYNeAo   If there is one thing I love most in life, it’s dance. The feeling of getting lost in a piece of music and letting my body roam freely is like no other, not to mention the rush of performing in front of an audience.   As a...

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