Pizza for Your Thoughts

If you like free food and want to have a say in university decisions, then Pizza 4 Opinions is your perfect match! Pizza 4 Opinions is a focus group that will be held Tuesday, September 17, from 5-7 pm at Cathedral 16 located in the basement of the Education Village....

6 Reasons Why Working on Campus Rocks

As either an incoming freshman or a current student who is in search of a new job in Winona, it can be hard to find work that is close by and flexible with your school schedule during the year and vacations in the summer. Well, as an assistant in Web Communications on...

10 Things to Do in Your First Week of Class

  Welcome Week might be over but there are still a few things you can do to be prepared for the beginning of classes. This first week can be pretty confusing as a freshman. You hear so much information all at once and it can be hard to retain it all. If you find...
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 next,...

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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Pizza for Your Thoughts

If you like free food and want to have a say in university decisions, then Pizza 4 Opinions is your perfect match! Pizza 4 Opinions is a focus group that will be held Tuesday, September 17, from 5-7 pm at Cathedral 16 located in the basement of the Education Village....

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Move-in Day: A Step-by-Step Guide

We’re closing in on the last weeks of Summer, and that means one thing: move-in day is just around the corner.   Students are getting their things packed up and ready to go, and it’s about time to get situated for another fantastic semester. But before you get...

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A Day in the Life of an RA

Have you ever wondered what an RA does when they’re not throwing pizza parties or making rounds around the floors of their hall? I sure did. So, I set out to follow my RA Mary around the Quad and it was definitely an adventure.     I was able to see the...

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