Explore Winona With Your Family

Family Weekend is almost here! This means your parents will turn up at your doorstep and ask you what there is for all of you to do. Fear not, I’ve compiled a list of activities for family-friendly fun. WSU...

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...

The Unofficial Restaurant Guide for a Weekend in Winona

Are you looking for a place to eat in Winona during Family Weekend? If so, I would first ask yourself: What am I in the mood to eat? More importantly, what is your family in the mood for? Now behold my list of recommended food options. I have personally eaten at every...
The Writing Center: Tutors Bettering Writers for the Future

The Writing Center: Tutors Bettering Writers for the Future

One resource on campus that’s not talked about enough is the Writing Center. Like many of the other resources on campus, the Writing Center is free for students. At the Writing Center, we can help with any part of the writing process: anything from brainstorming to...

5 Campus Features You Should be Taking Advantage of

5 Campus Features You Should be Taking Advantage of

We can all agree the weight of classes is heavy and makes us extremely busy. It can be overwhelming with work and other responsibilities on top of the obvious time consuming part of being a student. But, it is healthy to take breaks, and luckily there are many...

How to Make the Most of Your Residence Hall Experience

How to Make the Most of Your Residence Hall Experience

Living in a residence hall is an experience unlike any other you will encounter in your life. If you're an incoming freshman next fall, here's some tips to enjoy your residence hall experience to the fullest when you get to campus. For many of you living in the halls...

Embrace and Understand Diversity at WSU

Embrace and Understand Diversity at WSU

Becoming aware of diversity on campus can be helpful in understanding different perspectives in today's world. One way to do this is to look into the various clubs on campus and what they are all about. By understanding diversity you are able to create a wider...

9 Tips to Beat the Heat With No A/C

9 Tips to Beat the Heat With No A/C

We’re finally breaking away from the chilly Minnesota weather and moving into the blistering heat of summer. For those of us living in the dorms or off campus with no air conditioning, we are not looking forward...

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Explore Winona With Your Family

Family Weekend is almost here! This means your parents will turn up at your doorstep and ask you what there is for all of you to do. Fear not, I’ve compiled a list of activities for family-friendly fun. WSU...

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Show Us Your Space Photo Contest

Now that everyone is settled into their new homes in our residence halls, we want to see your decorated rooms - show us your space! Submit your room photos to Winona State Housing and Residence Life’s Instagram,...

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